'OITNB' Writer Divorces Husband, Dating Star Samira WileyLauren Morelli says she realized she was gay after working on the hit Netflix series about inmates in a women's prison
Rainbow Honor Walk Unveiled In San Francisco's Castro DistrictA Rainbow Honor Walk was unveiled in the Castro District in San Francisco Tuesday.
Utah Couples Pushing For Supreme Court Ruling On Constitutionality Of Gay Marriage BanIt is vital that justices weigh in about whether state same-sex marriage bans violate the Constitution to settle the matter for a nation that needs an answer, said Kate Kendell, executive director for the National Center for Lesbian Rights. The group is representing the couples alongside private attorneys in Utah.
Stanford Ranked As Most LGBT-Friendly UniversityStudents were surveyed on 130,00 students attending the 379 colleges ranked in the publication, which uses the results to rank schools on 62 different characteristics ranging from best college theater to most politically active students (surprise - Cal didn't crack the top 20).
Obama Signs Order To Protect Gay, Transgender WorkersPresident Barack Obama on Monday gave employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies, after being convinced by advocates of what he called the "irrefutable rightness of your cause."
San Francisco Pride Celebration A Huge Love Fest On Civic Center PlazaPride Weekend culminated in a huge block party in Civic Center Plaza. The celebration was reminiscent of an old school San Francisco love-in -- on steroids.
Silicon Valley Workers Out En Masse At San Francisco's Pride ParadeThe fog and cold stayed away, but Silicon Valley’s tech community was out in full force at Sunday’s 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco.
Pride Parade Draws Hundreds Of Thousands To SF Market StreetSan Francisco's Gay Pride event is in its 44th year; the parade got started Sunday morning at Beale and Market streets and continues on Market Street to Eighth Street.
San Francisco, Bay Area Gear Up For Pride Weekend 2014Pride Weekend is gearing up to be a packed two days with some events starting Friday to celebrate the LGBT community in the Bay Area and around the world.
Biden: Protecting Gay Rights Trumps Cultural TraditionsVice President Joe Biden declared that protecting gay rights is a defining mark of a civilized nation takes precedence over national cultures and social traditions.
Appeals Court Upholds Ban On Removing Gay Jurors Because Of Sexual OrientationA federal appeals court has refused to reconsider its ruling banning the removal of prospective jurors because of their sexual orientation.
Goats To Trim Hillsides Of San Francisco's Twin Peaks In Prep For Pride WeekendFour-legged gardeners will assist with weed mitigation this weekend on San Francisco’s Twin Peaks hillside in preparation for Pride Weekend, according to public works officials.
President Obama To Sign Executive Order Banning LGBT Discrimination Among Federal ContractorsPresident Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation, a White House official said Monday.
Children's Fairy Tale Featuring Same-Sex Marriage And A Lesbian Princess Hits BookshelvesTwo princes fall in love, marry and are rescued by a lesbian princess in this new children's fairy tale book that hit international bookshelves, major retailers and local libraries.
New Jersey Gov. Christie Denounces Gov. Rick Perry Comments On Homosexuality During San Francisco VisitNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denouncing comments by fellow Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry comparing homosexuality to alcoholism in which people can choose to change their behavior.