(NEW YORK) -- Claudine Gay, Harvard's former president who resigned Tuesday amid accusations of plagiarism and backlash for her response at a congressional hearing in December to questions about antisemitism on U.S. college campuses, addressed her decision to step down from the post in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The family of an incarcerated man allegedly killed by his cellmate in a Broward jail is demanding answers.Janard Geffrard, 29, was allegedly killed by cellmate 35-year-old Kevin Barnes after a Dec. 16 beating, according to his family's attorney, Josiah Graham.Barnes, who... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Embattled Harvard University President Claudine Gay has resigned, she announced on Tuesday."It is with a heavy heart but a deep love for Harvard that I write to share that I will be stepping down as president," she said in a lengthy... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For at least a decade, Chris Van Bibber had been prevented from donating blood.The 35-year-old from Salt Lake City, Utah -- who is openly gay -- was restricted due to rules set in place by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration... Read More.
(LONDON) -- At a small shelter in Uganda, members of the LGBTQ community seek refuge from persecution after their government enacted one of the world's harshest anti-homosexuality laws earlier this year.Henry, whose full name is being withheld for safety reasons, runs the shelter along... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- More gay and bisexual men will be able to donate blood after the American Red Cross announced Monday it would follow recent guidelines from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.The FDA issued guidelines in May stating that all potential blood donors must... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The deadly stabbing of a 28-year-old professional dancer at a Brooklyn, New York, gas station is being investigated by the NYPD as a hate crime, police sources told ABC-owned station WABC.According to officials, O’Shae Sibley was stabbed in his torso on... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' presidential campaign last week went after Republican rival Donald Trump for the former president's past support of the LGBTQ community -- though the viral video drew viral backlash as well.The DeSantis campaign on Friday shared a video, now seen... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Food and Drug Administration has dropped all restrictions specific to gay and bisexual men donating blood, a move long anticipated by public health experts and gay rights activists.The new guidance, first proposed in January and finalized Thursday, will not restrict donations based... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- The Florida Board of Education has voted to expand restrictions on classroom instruction related to sexual orientation and gender identity."This amendment prohibits classroom instruction to students in pre-kindergarten through Grade 3 on sexual orientation or gender identity. For Grades 4 through... Read More.