LGBTQ

Julia Conley, staff writer
A group of Nashville residents released a statement affirming that their city embraces LGBTQ rights, contrary to an evangelical Christian "Nashville Statement," released Tuesday.
Disturbed by the use of their city's name in an anti-LGBTQ document signed by more than 180 conservative Christian leaders, hundreds of Nashville residents have signed a counter-argument to clarify the true values of the Tennessee city. Residents Corey Pigg, Melissa Greene, and Matthew Paul Turner were inspired to write a statement that...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This is an appalling attack on our service members; it is about bigotry rather than military readiness, reason or science," Mara Keisling, executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality, said of Trump's transgender ban.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed suit on Monday against...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Hurricane Harvey
As residents of Southern Texas fled the life-threatening category 4 hurricane...

Further

The Hobby Lobby monster lives, and grows. Even as a Boston-area Christian college joined in a letter to Obama by religious leaders praising our "blessed nation" where "all persons are created in the divine image of the creator" except can they pretty please discriminate against LGBT people? - the Green family has announced their plan to build an $800 million Bible museum hard by the godless halls of Congress in hopes of telling the story of "a reliable historical document.... like none other."...