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Health care and religion entwined: New Trump policies stoke fear in...

Florida’s transgender community already struggles with obstacles and flat-out prejudice when it comes to accessing quality health care.But now there’s more to fear: The...

A major victory for LGBTQ rights: U.S. House approves “Equality Act”

WASHINGTON -- U.S. House lawmakers on Friday voted to approve sweeping legislation aimed at barring discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, in...

An LGBTQ consumer advocate for Florida

Florida has its first ever LGBTQ consumer advocate.State Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried appointed Shenika “Nik” Harris to the newly created position in her agency.Harris,...

LGBTQ advocates hoping this is the year that workplace discrimination protections...

(Updated) In Florida, it’s still legal for an employer to fire workers because they are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. That’s despite the fact...

Gov. Ron DeSantis disappoints the LGBTQ community

Relations between the LGBTQ community and the Rick Scott administration were rocky, to say the least, over the past eight years. Will it be...

Activist group delivers thousands of petitions calling on Gov. Rick Scott...

The civil rights organization Equality Florida dropped off nearly 3,000 signed petitions to Gov. Rick Scott’s office in the Capitol on Monday, calling on...

Fifth trans woman killed in Florida.

A transgender woman found shot to death in Southwest Florida is the fifth trans woman murdered in Florida in the past seven months, and...

LGBTQ community rocked by series of Florida murders

In the past five months, four transgender women of color and an African-American gay man – possibly  tied to the same drag show touring...

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