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Ex-U of Minnesota Duluth Coaches File Discrimination Lawsuit

Sep 28
Three former University of Minnesota Duluth coaches, including women's hockey coach Shannon Miller, filed a discrimination lawsuit against the university Monday, saying they lost their jobs because they're female and gay.

Tenn. Man Sues Temp Agency for $400K After Firing

By EDGE | Sep 9
A Tennessee man who worked at a temp agency is suing the company for $400,000 after his boss allegedly fired him upon learning he is gay.

Transwoman Files Civil Suit Against Seattle Blood Clinic

By EDGE | Sep 8
A transgender woman has filed a federal suit against a Seattle-based blood clinic, for terminating her employment on the basis of sex.

Pelosi Addresses Workplace Issues at Amazon Campus

Aug 19
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says that even if reports of high-pressure management techniques at Amazon are true, "they won't be taking place anymore."

Donald Trump: You Shouldn't Be Fired Because You're Gay

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 17
Though he's not a supporter of marriage equality, 2016 GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump said people shouldn't be fired from their jobs because they are gay.

Suit: Indiana County Worker Fired for Objecting to Gay Marriage

By Brian Slodysko | Jul 24
A former deputy clerk from southern Indiana says in a federal lawsuit she was fired for refusing to process a same-sex couple's marriage application.

Professor Makes Incendiary Remarks About Jews, Women, Gays

Jul 23
A tenured professor at a Pennsylvania university who previously questioned the Holocaust and called for Israel's destruction is now making incendiary remarks about Jews, women and gays.

Canadian College Professor Fired After Anti-Gay Facebook Comment

By EDGE | Jul 22
A Canadian college professor was fired this week after he allegedly made a violent and anti-gay Facebook comment, officials announced Wednesday.

Goshen College Now Hiring Workers in Same-Sex Relationships

Jul 21
A Mennonite college in northern Indiana will hire people in same-sex relationships and expand benefits to include employees in gay marriages, its governing board announced Monday.

Back to Her Old Tricks: Maggie Gallagher Blasts LGBT Equal Protection

By EDGE | Jul 21
In an opinion piece published to The Pulse, former NOM head Maggie Gallagher blasts the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for adding sexual orientation to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a move she calls "lawless" and "wholly unjustified."

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