California Assembly Advances Bills Reacting To Anti-Gay PlanThe California Assembly on Tuesday approved legislation making it harder for citizens to propose extreme ballot initiatives following the outrage over a measure advocating the slayings of gay and lesbian people.
Reported Number Of LA County Hate Crimes Drops To 24-Year LowHate crimes in Los Angeles County dropped to their lowest levels in 24 years, including notable decreases in crimes targeting Jewish and gay victims, officials said Wednesday.
Strip Club Sued For Allegedly Turning Away Solo Woman An El Segundo woman is suing a strip club after she was allegedly barred from entering the establishment without being accompanied by a male.
400,000 Expected To Attend Pride Parade In WeHo SundaySinger Demi Lovato is the parade's grand marshal.
LGBT Center Announces $25M Fundraiser To Provide Affordable Housing To Youths, SeniorsThe Los Angeles LGBT Center has announced a $25 million fundraising campaign to provide even more affordable housing for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youths and seniors.
'Juno' Actress Ellen Page Comes Out As Gay: 'I'm Tired Of Lying By Omission'Ellen Page, who won the hearts of moviegoers as the pregnant teenager in the 2007 film "Juno," has come out as gay.
Hesperia School Accused Of Discriminating Against Gay, Lesbian StudentsTeachers and administrators at a high school in Hesperia have been accused of bullying and discriminating against gay and lesbian students.
'Million Moms' Take Aim At 'Anti-Family' Show From Jennifer Lopez A conservative watchdog group is calling for network executives to drop plans for a new series from executive producer Jennifer Lopez about a multi-ethnic family headed by a lesbian couple.
Lawsuit Filed Over Gay Teen Therapy Law A Christian legal group has filed a lawsuit to overturn a first-of-its-kind California law that prohibits licensed mental health professionals from practicing therapies aimed at making gay and lesbian teenagers straight.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Obama Wins Over LGBT Supporters At SoCal FundraiserPresident Barack Obama basked in the support of his gay and lesbian backers Wednesday night, revving up an enthusiastic crowd with a pledge to not tolerate any attempts to roll back rights that gay Americans have gained under his administration.
City Of Los Angeles 'Lights' Up For LGBT Heritage MonthCity Hall will be dappled in lavender-colored lights starting Wednesday night in honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Heritage Month in the city.