The Trump administration plans to launch a new panel to offer "fresh thinking” on international human rights and “natural law,” a move some activists fear is aimed at narrowing protections for women and members of the LGBT community.
In their zeal to stop gay people from adopting kids in need, conservatives have empowered state-funded agencies to turn away anyone they deem unsuitable.
The film "Boy Erased" highlights controversial conversion therapies in the United States, which attempt to change homosexual children to heterosexual. This practice is surprisingly common in France.
Anti-gay Christian bigotry that began in America has made it overseas
Threats and Challenges for LGBTI Rights
“At a time when people rip each other up when they disagree, it’s tempting to be sucked in,” Muthiah said. “The way you’ve handled yourselves is consistent with His message of grace.”
An effort to accommodate LGBTQ students on the evangelical Christian Azusa Pacific University campus was derailed Friday when its board reversed an administration decision to lift the ban on LGBTQ relationships.
Azusa Pacific University's Board of Trustees has reinstated a ban on LGBT relationships. The decision comes one week after the Christian university had announced that it was going to lift its ban on same-sex relationships among students.
The Values Voter Summit, one of the top gatherings of the religious right, has gotten under way
“Feelings of it linger on,” said Jordan. “Since then I have been living in … gated communities where I can feel safe. But I still feel vulnerable.”
The HRC Foundation’s Coming Home series is designed to help LGBTQ people live fully in their sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, and live fully in their religious, spiritual and cultural traditions.
Because the school portrayed the covenant not as necessary to its students’ religious belief, but merely to an optimal Christian learning environment, five judges said the limit on religious freedom was minor.