CHICAGO, Ill. — In a year when lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) communities are facing divisive “religious freedom” and “bathroom privacy” legislation, libraries are working against legislating discrimination by fostering acceptance through the power of books.
Stray Rescue of St. Louis is reviving its popular "Spring for Strays" fundraiser on Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 1-5 p.m. at the top of the Moonrise Hotel in the Delmar Loop.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - The LGBT and allied community will come together at Just John nightclub in the Grove at noon on Saturday, Feb. 27 to remember one of its own. Longtime equality activist William Carl "Uncle Will" Roth, 68, died after a lengthy illness on Jan. 9, 2016 and our community, while poorer for his loss, is the beneficiary of a life well lived.
Missouri allows employers to discriminate against people in the workplace based upon their sexual orientation and gender identity. The Missouri Appellate Court continued that practice, dismissing the plaintiff’s claim in Pittman v. Cook Paper Recycling Corporation. This ruling is a major blow against the LGBT community and affirms that the Missouri legislature must change the statutes before we can have true equality at work.