gender identity

BAGLY’s Lawsuit Allowed To Continue

Federal Court Allows BAGLY Lawsuit Challenging Trump “Rollback Rule” Undermining Healthcare Nondiscrimination Protections To Continue BOSTON—Recently, a federal court permitted plaintiffs to continue to pursue…


Eviction Moratorium Demanded In Boston

Amidst Housing Crisis, Doctors, Community Organizations, and Members Demand Eviction Moratorium Via Open Letter BOSTON, Mass.—The Massachusetts Coalition for Health Equity (MCHE) delivered an open…







Pride For The People Releases Statement

Pride For The People’s Statement Comes As Response to Boston Pride’s Decision to Dissolve the LGBTQIA+ Organization BOSTON—Pride for the People, along with numerous other…



Healey, Other AGs: Pass Equality Act Now

Massachusetts AG Healey Joins Coalition of AGs Urge Senate to Pass the Equality Act BOSTON—Attorney General Maura Healey recently joined a coalition of 25 attorneys…


LGBTQ-Inclusive Ordinances Pass In NC

LGBTQ-Inclusive protections for people in Asheville, Durham, Greensboro, and Buncombe County are now officially in place and protecting the community from discrimination in private employment…



Biden Restores LGBTQ+ Health Protections

Pres. Joe Biden revives Obama-era Health Care Protections to LGBTQ+ Americans Honoring campaign promises, President Joe Biden earlier today signed an executive order restoring health…


Welcoming Health Care Settings For LGBTQIA+ People

BOSTON—A paper published in Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved provides detailed guidance for creating culturally responsive health care environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual,…



Mazzoni Center: PTWC ’21 Will Be Virtual

PHILADELPHIA—Mazzoni Center today announced that due to the ongoing pandemic, its 2021 conference will be delivered in a virtual format. For more than a decade the…


LGBTQI Orgs. Request COVID Vaccine Statistics

LGBTQI Orgs. urge the Association of State and Territorial Health Officers (ASTHO) to ensure outreach to LGBTQI communities and include sexual orientation and gender identity data…


LGBTQ+ People Say Farewell Trump Admin.

A New Dawn is Coming; A Biden Administration Means Protections for LGBTQ+ People By: Deja Nicole Greenlaw*/TRT Columnist— I, for one, am so glad that…





Markey Has Earned His Seat, Our Trust

The Rainbow Times Endorses Ed Markey for Senate By: The Rainbow Times’ Editorial Staff*— When The Rainbow Times was found in 2006, our mission centered…


Boston’s Transgender Resistance Vigil

Boston’s Transgender Resistance Will Hold Vigil/March This Saturday DORCHESTER, Mass.—As the world reflects on the 50th Anniversary of Pride, it is a somber moment for members…