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We Asked All The 2020 Candidates If The US Should Stop Arresting Sex Workers. Only Four Said Yes.

Many of the presidential candidates ran away from the question.

Dominic Holden • 18 days ago

Trump Is Gutting Health Care Protections For Transgender People And Those Who Have Had Abortions

A draft rule released Friday would undo nondiscrimination protections in health care for those who have had abortions as well as transgender people.

Dominic Holden • 25 days ago

Now Trump Wants To Allow Anti-Transgender Discrimination In Homeless Shelters

Critics warn the draft rule announced Wednesday would put transgender people at risk of abuse.

Dominic Holden • 27 days ago

States Are Fighting Back Against Trump’s New Anti-Abortion, Anti-Trans “Conscience” Rule

The Trump administration plans to “defend the rule vigorously.”

Dominic Holden • 27 days ago

Conservatives Are Freaking Out Over An LGBT Bill That Passed The House

The bill would ban anti-LGBT discrimination.

Dominic Holden • One month ago

These Conservatives Want To Stop Fighting LGBT People

They’re planning a compromise bill in Congress that would offer some LGBT rights and religious exemptions.

Dominic Holden • One month ago

The Trump Administration Will Allow Health Workers To Refuse Abortion And Sex Reassignment Services

The rule will protect discrimination based on “conscience” or “religious beliefs,” but opponents argue it will greatly limit access to care.

Ema O'Connor • One month ago

Half Of Americans Think The Smell Of Weed In Public Is A Real Problem

Canadians hate it even more, according to a new major survey on cannabis.

Dominic Holden • One month ago

Half Of Marijuana Users In The US Think They’re Fine To Drive Stoned

In a major national survey, most users added that they’d be comfortable in a car driven by someone high on cannabis.

Dominic Holden • One month ago
Dominic Holden • One month ago

House Democrats Are Starting To Call For Bill Barr's Resignation After His Mueller Report Press Conference

“OUR Attorney General acts as Trump’s defense attorney. He can’t represent both. Barr must resign.”

Lissandra Villa • 2 months ago

Police Are Investigating After A Transgender Woman In Texas Was Brutally Beaten In Full Daylight

Muhlaysia Booker’s attack is being investigated as a possible hate crime.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Trump Got What He Wanted — Transgender Soldiers Are Now Banned From The Military

“We are pleased,” the Pentagon told BuzzFeed News.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

AG Bill Barr Has Ordered Investigations Into Anti-LGBT Discrimination At The Justice Department

Barr also signed a statement saying the DOJ will not discriminate against potential employees on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity in response to a request from LGBT workers.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

Republicans Are Trying To Kill An LGBT Bill In Congress By Arguing It Hurts Women

“Women, lesbians, and families become the collateral damage.”

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

LGBT Workers At The Justice Department Said They’re Quitting Amid “Declining Morale,” “Discrimination,” And “Bro-y” Standards

“I am leaving the DOJ in part due to the DOJ’s treatment of its LGBTQ employees,” one worker said.

Dominic Holden • 2 months ago

A Judge Has Ruled That Trump’s Transgender Military Ban Can’t Take Effect Yet After All

“Defendants were incorrect,” says a decision from US District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago
Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

Trump Plans To Implement His Transgender Military Ban

The president’s anti-transgender policy has been on hold amid several court challenges, which will continue.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago

This Democratic Presidential Candidate Wants To Decriminalize Sex Work

“That is their right, and it should not be a crime,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard told BuzzFeed News.

Dominic Holden • 3 months ago