Monthly Archives: January 2010

The HRC Announces its 2010 list of “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality”

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has released its annual list of “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality” with 305 companies receiving the distinction based on their employment policies and practices that include GLBT workers and their families. Continue reading

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Send a Message to the Federal Census Bureau in 2010: We Count!

Later this year, the United States Census Bureau will be mailing questionnaires to every single household in America.  Not surprisingly, the federal government will not be collecting any data on the number of American citizens who identify as gay, lesbian, … Continue reading

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Trans Couple Settles Housing Discrimination Lawsuit

A transgender couple has settled their housing discrimination lawsuit against landlords and the real estate agent for a rental property in Oxford, Massachusetts. Continue reading

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In 2010, International Adoption Closed to Same-Sex Couples and GLBT Individuals

With India’s recent proposal to further restrict adoption by singles, gays, and same-sex couples, it is likely that the trend toward banning same-sex couples and GLBT individuals from adopting will get worse before it gets better. Continue reading

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Massachusetts Transgender Legal Advocates (MTLA) Announces Monthly Legal Clinic Schedule

Beginning in December of 2009, Massachusetts Transgender Legal Advocates will be holding one legal clinic on the second Thursday of every month between 5-7 at Boston Healthcare for the Homeless, located at 780 Albany Street, Boston (near Boston Medical Center). Continue reading

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