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Topless Women of Times Square Say They Can't Be Restricted

By Verena Dobnik | Oct 11
In the heart of Times Square, a grinning 2-year-old boy is flanked by a pair of strikingly posed, topless women, wearing only red, white and blue paint over their breasts, thongs, feathery headdresses and high heels.

Salt Lake City Names Street for Gay Civil Rights Leader

Oct 11
Salt Lake City could soon have a street named after pioneering gay leader Harvey Milk, an idea that reflects the progressive bent of the city that's home to the Mormon church and capital of a conservative state.

Trans-cendental :: Applying Existing Law to Protect Trans People in the Workplace

By R. Scott Oswald and David Scher | Oct 11
It is still the early days in the "post-Caitlyn" world, but we have reached a point where the workplace can no longer ignore the concerns unique to transgender people.

Santa Fe's Only Remaining Gay Bar Closes

Oct 11
The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that the Blue Rooster, the city's last gay bar, shut its doors Friday.

Gay Fort Lauderdale Group's Cuban Excursion Draws Fire

By John McDonald | Oct 11
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is forging ahead with plans to tour Cuba next week despite objections from some members of the South Florida LGBT community.

Trans Behind Bars :: 'The Women of San Quentin' Comes Amid Historic Changes

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 11
A new book chronicling the lives of nine transgender women across the country who have been incarcerated comes amid historic progress for such prisoners.

Kansas Ended 2014 with 154 Same-Sex Marriages: Data for 2015 Unavailable

By Healther Hollingsworth | Oct 10
Reports show that 154 same-sex couples wed in Kansas during a volatile period in late 2014, months before the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling that legalized the unions nationwide.

Attorneys: City Handling of Police Shooting A National Model

By Bruce Smith | Oct 10
North Charleston, South Carolina, did not erupt in violence - as other cities in similar circumstances did - after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black man.

NY Minimum Wage Push Spurs US Debate, Faces Hurdles at Home

By David Klepper | Oct 10
New York's plan to give fast-food workers a $15 minimum hourly wage is spurring similar efforts in other states even as Gov. Andrew Cuomo's effort to enact a $15 wage for all workers faces vocal opposition at home.

Pray the Gay Away :: An In-Depth Look at 'Conversion Therapy'

By Christiana Lilly | Oct 10
The controversial practice of conversion therapy, reparative therapy, or ex-gay ministries varies, but generally consists of licensed therapists or houses of worship using religion and "science" for claims they can "cure" homosexuality.

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