Top LGBT Leaders Are Divided Over Compromising On The Bathroom Fight
Conservatives have blocked LGBT nondiscrimination bills by claiming transgender people pose a threat in women’s restrooms. How to break the logjam? Some LGBT leaders say it’s time to support bills that cover housing and employment, but not public accommodations — and largely avoid the bathroom issue. The second article in a BuzzFeed News series on transgender rights in America.
Advocates Fighting Over State "Religious Freedom" Bills Are Keeping A Close Eye On The Supreme Court
How the U.S. Supreme Court rules in the Hobby Lobby religious freedom case will likely impact the next stage of the debate over state-level religious protection laws like the one recently vetoed in Arizona.
Human Rights Campaign's Move Into International Work Puts Global LGBT Advocates On Edge
Global LGBTI activists worry HRC's new international initiative could run roughshod over local partners and are concerned that it is partly funded by vulture fund money. "It is not money that should used by anyone for LGBTI work any side of the world. It’s an insult,” said one activist.