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Gale Debuts New Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History

Gale, a Cengage company, has released the Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History. This new encyclopedia is the first authoritative academic resource of its kind with an international focus on the history of the LGBTQ community. Now libraries can provide students and researchers with the most current and reliable global […]

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Original Dreamgirl, Jennifer Holliday, to Headline Intimate Concert Benefiting Miami Beach Pride

Get ready for An Intimate Evening with Jennifer Holliday. On Sunday, February 10, 2019, Miami Beach Pride and Morgan Stanley are excited to present the Broadway legend and original Dreamgirl herself Jennifer Holliday, who will make her way to the Faena Theater in Miami Beach for a “one night only” intimate concert benefiting Miami Beach […]

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Alumnus, partner create LGBTQ+ scholarship for IU Kelley School of Business students with $2.2M gift

A new transformative scholarship program for LGBTQ+ students at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business is being made possible through a $2.2 million gift from alumnus Doug Hamilton and his partner of 35 years, Don Vossburg, of Noblesville, Indiana. The annual Out in INformation Technology Scholarship will support a student who is actively involved […]

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Mutual of Omaha Will No Longer Deny Insurance to Applicants Who Use PrEP

One of the country’s largest insurance providers has agreed to stop denying all forms of insurance, including life and long-term care insurance, to Massachusetts residents using the HIV prevention medication Truvada for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Following an investigation by the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office and a separate lawsuit filed by GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders […]

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Missouri Schools Unsafe for Many LGBTQ Secondary Students, GLSEN Report Finds

GLSEN has released state-level data from its benchmark National School Climate Survey, which demonstrate that Missouri schools were not safe for most lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) middle and high school students. In addition, many LGBTQ students in Missouri did not have access to important school resources, such as an LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum, and […]

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‘We Love You, But You’re Going to Hell’ Addresses the Dichotomy of Love and Condemnation

In We Love You, But You’re Going to Hell, Dr. Kim O’Reilly opens a dialogue about homosexuality to handle differences in opinions and beliefs safely and respectfully. Dr. O’Reilly is a lesbian raised by a conservative evangelical minister. Her journey brought her to the realizations she poured into her new book which debuts today. Some […]

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St. Louis Native Zach Noe Towers Stars in New E! Show ‘Dating #NoFilter’ Debuting Jan. 21

E! expands its original nightly programming line-up with a 20-episode order of the new unscripted comedy blind dating series, “Dating #NoFilter,” to air Monday through Thursday starting Monday, January 21st at 10:30p ET/PT.  From Lime Pictures and All3Media America, “Dating #NoFilter” is a fresh and hilariously honest take on the modern dating scene for the […]

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Ohio Senate Correct to Rebuff Anti-LGBTQ ‘Pastor Protection Act’

On December 12th after their committee meeting, members of the Ohio Senate Judiciary Committee smiled, took pictures with each other, and exchanged collegial pleasantries. After they left the room, any realistic chance of passing HB36, also known as the “Pastor Protection Act,” left with them. Rep. Nino Vitale claimed his bill gave pastors the right […]

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