Sandhya Somashekhar
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DOJ: No transgender discrimination at work

DOJ: No transgender discrimination at work

The Obama administration concludes that the law barring bias on the basis of sex also applies to gender identity.

Some urging right not to serve gays on religious grounds

Some urging right not to serve gays on religious grounds

Conservatives say gains made by gays are infringing on rights of those who oppose same-sex marriage.

Families of African Americans slain by police to lead D.C. protest Saturday

Families of African Americans slain by police to lead D.C. protest Saturday

However, some younger protesters, disenchanted with old guard activists, are participating in separate event.

One conversation with a gay person can change minds on same-sex rights

One conversation with a gay person can change minds on same-sex rights

In a study, support for gay marriage increased among those who had a 22-minute talk with a gay canvasser.