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Ban on conversion therapy introduced at MN Capitol

Bills to prohibit state funding for therapy that attempts to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity, and to prohibit its use with...

Gadfly Theatre to debut “And Then They fell”

The queer and feminist theatre company, Gadfly Theatre Productions, will debut And Then They Fell in mid-march. And Then They Fell by Tira Palmquist...

Why did Star Tribune ask anti-LGBTQ group about LGBTQ health?

On February 22, the Star Tribune previewed the Rainbow Health Initiative’s Opportunity Conference, a two-day event at the University of Minnesota focusing on advancing...

Nineteen attorneys general ask Supreme Court for trans inclusion. Where’s Minnesota?

Eighteen states and the District of Columbia have submitted a brief to the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a transgender student from Virginia who is...

Around the Region: SD lawmakers pass bill allowing anti-LGBTQ discrimination in adoption

South Dakota A bill to legalize discrimination in adoption is headed to the governor's desk for signature, the Human Rights Campaign said in a statement:...

Minneapolis Police Chief, City Attorney join SCOTUS brief in support of trans student

Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau and Minneapolis City Attorney Susan Segal have both signed on to separate briefs to the United States Supreme Court...

DFLers led by Sen. Franken urge US Supreme Court to protect trans students

Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar, and Reps. Rick Nolan, Keith Ellison, Betty McCollum, and Tim Walz have filed a brief with the United...

U of MN rally on Thursday to target Trump’s anti-trans policy, U of MN...

A rally is planned for Thursday at the University of Minnesota in response to the decision by the Trump administration to rescind safeguards for...

Queering the Tarot: The Knight of Wands

If I had to sum up the entire sight of Wands into one card, this is the rare suit where it wouldn't be the...

Spotlight on the Arts: Lisa Marie Brimmer

There are a handful of artists in the city who's talent and presence still intimidate me, people who I'm dying to work with but...