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Human Rights Campaign report finds nearly half of Black LGBTQ youth are ridiculed by family members

From Blavity by Milan Harris The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) partnered with the University of Connecticut to release a groundbreaking report on the lives of more than 1,600 Black LGBTQ youth, a mostly untapped research population. The report borrows from a more extensive survey investigating the life of LGBTQ youth in the United States. The results shed […]

North Carolina governor revokes LGBTI woman’s appointment due to GOP pressure

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper revoked an LGBTI woman’s appointment to a state commission on Wednesday (6 February) due to Republican pressure. From Gay Star News by Anya Crittenton According to the Charlotte Observer, all 29 state Senate Republicans wrote a letter to Cooper calling for the removal of LaWana Mayfield. Mayfield is a member of the Charlotte City […]