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The National: New LGBT Priority – Protect the Sanctity of Marriage and Ban Divorce...

As any queer with an internet connection probably knows by now, Question 1 passed in Maine, repealing a law passed earlier this year by...

Gov. Dayton: Transgender inclusion in high school sports “problematic”

At a gubernatorial debate on Wednesday night, all three candidates for governor balked at directly answering whether transgender students should be included in high...

Best Buy Joins Target On List of Emmer Funders

The Star-Tribune's politics blog highlights new filings by Minnesota Forward, the group supporting State Rep. Tom Emmer's run for governor that has gotten...

Around the Region: At Iowa State Fair, Ellen Page grills anti-LGBT Ted Cruz

Iowa Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz was in Iowa at the Rally for Religious Liberty where he highlighted businesses that discriminate against same-sex couples, the...

Mankato Pride celebrates 14 year this weekend

Mankato Pride’s 14th annual celebration begins on Friday night. The Pride weekend will feature Queer-aoke, a festival with bands and drag, a parade, and...

Arts and Culture Calendar for Sept. 10

Drag Queen Game Night Starring JOY VEY MATZAH BALLS! I'm having my Hennepin Avenue DEBUT at Drag Queen Game Night. Yes, you read that...

The National: Oklahoma Homophobe Wants To Ban Divorce

Another state steps up to really protect the sanctity of marriage: Oklahoma state Rep. Sally Kern (of 'gays will destroy the country' fame) is...

NOM’s Tour Rolls On, Attracting ‘Gathering Storm’ of Counter-Protesters

The National Organization for Marriage continued their cross-country tour this week, with mixed results. Their rally in Providence, Rhode Island, drew about 150...

MN GOP Senators want to block transgender employees from using the bathroom

Republicans in the Minnesota Senate introduced a bill on Friday that would block businesses and other employers from providing gender-neutral restrooms or from enacting...

Michael Hughes is not Selfie Centered When it Comes to Bathroom Bills

Last week, Brae Carnes from British Columbia Canada, decided to post a selfie of herself in the men's bathroom as a protest against an...