21
Jun

Why are they making rules that say my lover can stay in the United States if they’re foreign or share my health care benefits because I’m straight — but if you’re gay, you can’t have that?
- Natalie Portman talking about gay rights. (via lgbt-equality-for-everyone)

20
Jun

buzzfeedlgbt:


Delaware Passes Trans Protections, With Help From A Young Advocate
“The last six months have reinforced my belief that government can be a force for good and that reason and compassion will win the day.”
McBride came out to her parents in 2011 after realizing she could not be completely happy as she was. “I thought if I could make being Tim worthwhile for other people, it would be worthwhile for me to be Tim. A life in pursuit of position or power is not a life well-lived or in service to others,” McBride said. After she completed her term as student body president at American University, McBride published a personal column entitled “The Real Me” in the student-run newspaper. She ended the piece with the line, “I now know that my dreams and my identity are only mutually exclusive if I don’t try.”


McBride was at the bill-signing ceremony yesterday:

buzzfeedlgbt:

Delaware Passes Trans Protections, With Help From A Young Advocate

“The last six months have reinforced my belief that government can be a force for good and that reason and compassion will win the day.”

McBride came out to her parents in 2011 after realizing she could not be completely happy as she was. “I thought if I could make being Tim worthwhile for other people, it would be worthwhile for me to be Tim. A life in pursuit of position or power is not a life well-lived or in service to others,” McBride said. After she completed her term as student body president at American University, McBride published a personal column entitled “The Real Me” in the student-run newspaper. She ended the piece with the line, “I now know that my dreams and my identity are only mutually exclusive if I don’t try.”

McBride was at the bill-signing ceremony yesterday:

20
Jun

20
Jun

Window display at Bloomingdales featuring a dress worn by our featured performer CHER at the NYC Pride 2013 Pier Dance.

Window display at Bloomingdales featuring a dress worn by our featured performer CHER at the NYC Pride 2013 Pier Dance.

20
Jun

(Source: logotv)

19
Jun

thedailyshow:

With a majority of Americans now supporting same-sex marriage, Samantha Bee reports on the millions of people who still feel the sting of bigotry and bullying. http://on.cc.com/11lyyhY

thedailyshow:

With a majority of Americans now supporting same-sex marriage, Samantha Bee reports on the millions of people who still feel the sting of bigotry and bullying. http://on.cc.com/11lyyhY

(via comedycentral)

19
Jun

When we stand up for our gay and lesbian brothers and sisters and treat their love and their rights equally under the law, we defend our own liberty as well. We are more free when all people can pursue their own happiness.
- President Obama, June 2013 (via gsixx)