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Gay Marriage Advocates Want Mississippi Law Struck Down

Gay Marriage Advocates Want Mississippi Law Struck Down

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Oct 2
Advocates of same-sex marriage said Monday that they will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down a Mississippi law that lets government workers and business people cite their own religious objections to refuse services to gay couples.

Coffee & Conversation: Travel Agency Matches Dreams With Reach

Coffee & Conversation: Travel Agency Matches Dreams With Reach

By John McDonald | Oct 1
Travel agents David Brams and Diane Hickey sponsored this week's Coffee & Conversation program at Pride Center.

Point Foundation to Honor Wanda Sykes, Wilson Cruz, and Jill Soloway

Point Foundation to Honor Wanda Sykes, Wilson Cruz, and Jill Soloway

Sep 29
Comedian, actress, and writer Wanda Sykes will receive the Point Legend Award at the annual Point Honors Los Angeles gala, October 7th at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. Also honored: "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway and "Star Trek" star Wilson Cruz.

US Senate Contender has History of Provocative Comments

US Senate Contender has History of Provocative Comments

By Kim Chandler | Sep 22
Roy Moore, a firebrand jurist who is close to snagging the state's Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Alabama, once called homosexuality an "inherent evil" and referred to ethnic groups as "reds" and "yellows" in a speech.

The Southern Comfort Trans Conference Returns to Fort Lauderdale Sept. 14-16

The Southern Comfort Trans Conference Returns to Fort Lauderdale Sept. 14-16

By Jillian Melero | Sep 14
The 27th annual Southern Comfort Transgender Conference (formerly Southern Comfort Conference) is coming back to Fort Lauderdale.

AP Explains: How the Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Keeps Faltering

AP Explains: How the Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Keeps Faltering

By Paul J. Weber | Aug 16
A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people again sputtered out.

NYC Prepared for President's Return to Trump Tower

NYC Prepared for President's Return to Trump Tower

By Colleen Long and Tom Hays | Aug 12
President Donald Trump is expected to come home to Trump Tower for a few days starting Sunday, the first time since his inauguration, and New York City police are planning a slight security clampdown in the area around the skyscraper

Exciting ARTOPIA Evening Returns to Galleria

Exciting ARTOPIA Evening Returns to Galleria

Aug 6
The GLBX Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce will host its fourth annual ARTOPIA presented by JM Lexus on Saturday, September 23.

Tools for Schools: Pride Center Steps Up to the Plate for Broward's Students

Tools for Schools: Pride Center Steps Up to the Plate for Broward's Students

By Ian Robert Hemley | Jul 30
Broward Education Foundation's groundbreaking "Tools for Schools" program fills a void in the schools, and the Pride Center in Wilton Manors steps up each year to help.

HRC Commits $26 Million to Grassroots Project

HRC Commits $26 Million to Grassroots Project

By Maria Dominguez | Jul 29
HRC data revealed that 57 percent of voters on Election Day cited HB2 as the reason they voted against Gov. Pat McCrory. Now, Gov. Roy Cooper's victory set a standard for LGBTQ activism.

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