LGBT

President Donald J. Trump promised to support the LGBT community during his 2016 presidential campaign. Since his election, however, his administration has worked to consistently undermine transgender rights. A memo obtained by The New York Times details the latest move: ...

After backlash from Emory students, Student Government Association (SGA) presidential candidate Elias Neibart (20C) said that he “disavows” comments he made on Facebook nearly three years ago against same-sex marriage. “[Same-sex] marriage normalizes a relationship that is antithetical to the ...

Former President and Emory University Distinguished Professor Jimmy Carter isn’t shy about criticizing the Trump administration, but on Wednesday Carter said that “we have to give [President Donald J. Trump] credit” for his approach to immigration law. Speaking to an ...

Amid his closing concert at The Tabernacle, Troye Sivan asked the audience if it wanted him to do something special to mark the occasion. A chorus of requests ensued and “rap” won the vote. Sivan played coy at first, but ...

Author’s note: This article contains examples of victim blaming, Islamophobia, white supremacy, misogyny, homophobia, transphobia and references to pregnancy, rape and suicide.   “What I’m doing, every day, is speaking for the voiceless majority against the powerful minority, which is ...

I’m really torn about Freeheld. There’s a part of me that really wants to like it. The story it tells is important, not only because it’s from a perspective seldom told on-screen, but also because it’s a cogent reminder of ...

In 1983 Alfred Smith and Galen Black were fired from their jobs after testing positive for mescaline, the main compound in the illegal and hallucinogenic peyote cactus. As members of the Native American Church, they had not ingested peyote for ...

Throughout Georgia, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community and its allies are concerned about a State Assembly bill that will increase the opportunity for discrimination in our state. The Georgia Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), also known as ...

Dear President Wagner, GALA: Emory LGBT Alumni has a longstanding commitment to supporting access, equity and inclusion on our campus. Included in our mission is a directive to “support and advocate for a non-discriminatory and diverse working, living and academic ...