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Arkansas Governor Urges Changes to Religious Objection Bill

By Andrew DeMillo | Apr 1
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday called for changes to a religious objection measure facing a backlash from businesses and gay rights groups, saying it wasn't intended to sanction discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Tidal Streaming Service Seeks More Artists to Join as Owners

By Mesfin Fekadu | Apr 1
Tidal, the music and video streaming service co-owned by Jay Z, Rihanna, Madonna and other artists, is inviting more performers to join the company and earn equity.

Women Innkeepers of Provincetown Make Your Stay Memorable!

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 1
For the past thirty years, the Women Innkeepers of Provincetown have made it their business to make the lesbian community feel welcome while visiting this Cape Cod LGBT getaway.

UConn's Ollie Won't Travel to Final Four Because of New Law

By Pat Eaton-Robb | Apr 1
UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie will not be traveling to the Final Four this week, abiding by a travel ban ordered by Connecticut's governor because of Indiana's new religious-objections law, the school announced Tuesday.

Arkansas Gives Final Approval to Religious-Freedom Bill

Apr 1
Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to a religious-freedom bill that has drawn sharp criticism from opponents who say it opens the door to state-sanctioned discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Democrat O'Malley Hits GOP Support for Indiana law

Mar 31
Likely Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley says it's "shameful" for Republicans to support an Indiana law that critics see as legalizing discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Indiana Lawmakers Try to Quiet Firestorm Surrounding New Law

Mar 31
Gov. Mike Pence called off public appearances Monday and sports officials planned an "Indy Welcomes All" campaign ahead of this weekend's NCAA Final Four in Indianapolis as lawmakers scrambled to quiet the firestorm over a controversial new law.

Indianapolis Star Calls for Law Protecting Gays, Lesbians

Mar 31
The Indianapolis Star is urging Indiana lawmakers in a front-page editorial to respond to widespread criticism of a new religious objections law by protecting the rights of gays and lesbians.

Kentucky Argues Gay Marriage Ban Not Biased

Mar 31
Gov. Steve Beshear's administration is arguing in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court that Kentucky's ban on gay marriage isn't discriminatory because it bars both gay and straight people from same-sex unions.

On Trans Visibility Day, Jim Colllins Announces Grant Recipients

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 31
On Transgender Day of Visibility, The Jim Collins Foundation (JCF) funds gender-affirming surgeries with 2015 grants.

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