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Viewpoints BTL Editorial: Net Neutrality Is A Queer Issue

Last week, the FCC voted to approve a new set of rules which would allow the agency to regulate the internet as many other essential utilities are regulated. That's good news for Americans, and particularly LGBT Americans. READ MORE.

Transmissions: Restroom Realities

Being transgender means having to hurdle over challenges that few others face, all for the sake of being one's true self. Perhaps the obvious one is having to negotiate and get medical care to transition, including having to have therapists declare you sane enough to be diagnosed with a gender identity disorder to seek surgical intervention. READ MORE.

Disconnecting In Order To Reconnect To What Matters

We have become so connected by text, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and all the rest, that sometimes we, myself included, forget about personal contacts. I've followed relationships; seen them begin, flourish, sometimes fall apart, then rekindle - often with accompanying photos - on-line. READ MORE.

Funding Marriage Equality Right Now

To all the same-sex couples who got married last March 22, and all the same-sex couples who have gotten married out-of-state, and all the same-sex couples who are waiting for Marriage Equality in Michigan: Martin and I got married last year. Even after 28 years together, it was a shotgun wedding. READ MORE.

Ask Lambda Legal: Discrimination As Religion

Private businesses, such as bakeries and grocery stores that offer goods to the public, are usually bound by public accommodation laws. READ MORE.

Equity In The Doctor's Office

A news story has been circulating about a Michigan pediatrician who, "after much prayer," refused to care for a newborn because the baby had two moms. It's a story of personal discrimination and ignorance but also indicates systemic problems. READ MORE.

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