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Minneapolis City Council creates Transgender Equity Council

On Friday, the Minneapolis City Council unanimously passed a resolution establishing a permanent 15-person council charged with providing the city council recommendations for policies...

Ban on gay marriage, gender inclusive bathrooms part of 2016 Minnesota GOP platform

The Republican Party of Minnesota released its party platform last week, and it continues to be the most anti-LGBTQ platform in the history of...

Around the Region: Region’s cities rated on LGBT-inclusion

South Dakota None of South Dakota's large cities scored 100 on the Human Rights Campaign's Municipal Equality Index, Black Hills Fox reports: A new study...

Around the Region: IA pastor suggests death for LGBTs at event with Huckabee, Cruz,...

Iowa Religious right figurehead Kevin Swanson organized an event that was attended by GOP presidential hopefuls over the weekend. Swanson has repeatedly called for the...

Minneapolis vigil planned to shed light on anti-transgender violence

Loring Park in downtown Minneapolis will be the setting for a vigil on Thursday evening to bring attention to an epidemic of violence against...

Bachmann: LGBT community wants to “prey on children sexually”

Rep. Michele Bachmann, speaking on Faith and Liberty, a program at Ohio Christian University, said that the LGBT community wants to abolish age of...

Two injured in shooting at 19 Bar

Two people were injured in a shooting on Wednesday evening at the 19 Bar in Loring Park in Minneapolis. According to police dispatch audio,...

Trans-Violence Part 2: Interview with Allison Woolbert

Part 2 in a 3 Part Series. Click here to read Part 1. She began to rush me screaming a series of transphobic slurs in...

EXCLUSIVE Bachmann Footage at Rally

Originally posted on April 8, 2005 at eleventh-avenue-south.com. Today Minnesota Senator Michele Bachmann thought it would be fun to circumvent the Senate Committee process...

Bragging on Minneapolis: The top 10 ways the city made LGBT history

Minneapolis has shaped national LGBT politics in subtle and profound ways. San Francisco and New York City are often credited as the cradle of...