Stories tagged: lesbian
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 9:54 a.m.
Trump considering woman, openly gay man for leadership posts
President-elect Donald Trump is considering a woman and an openly gay man to fill major positions in his new leadership team, history-making moves that would inject diversity into a Trump …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 6 a.m.
Dana Milbank: Tar Heels stuck on discrimination
Though it’s not clear whether that broader shift to the left will occur among corporations, there is no doubt that a dramatic change has occurred on gay rights.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
Supreme Court voids Alabama ruling against lesbian adoption
The Supreme Court says Alabama’s top court went too far when it tried to upend a lesbian mother’s adoption of her partner’s children.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 1:28 p.m.
Nike drops Manny Pacquiao in wake of anti-gay statements
Manny Pacquiao’s comments disparaging gays have cost him his contract with apparel giant Nike.
Thu., Oct. 18, 2012, 12:57 p.m.
Gallup study: 3.4 percent of US adults are LGBT
NEW YORK — A new Gallup survey, touted as the largest of its kind, estimates that 3.4 percent of American adults identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
Thu., May 12, 2011, midnight
Editorial: Witt’s fight a service to all members of military
When the U.S. military’s estimated 65,000 gay and lesbian members are finally freed from the fear of being discharged because of their sexual orientation, we hope they appreciate the tenacity …
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010, midnight
Tour ‘doing what we can to help gay youth’
Everyone has a story to tell, but there is not always someone to listen. A team of three is trying to change that. They set out to collect and share …
Mon., May 18, 2009, 7:22 p.m.
Gregoire signs ‘everything but marriage’ law
In a victory for same-sex partners – and a starting gun for social conservatives intent on a repeal – Gov. Chris Gregoire on Monday signed into law a bill granting …