lgbtq

Iowa town refuses to remove its rainbow crosswalks

When the city of Ames, Iowa, installed rainbow-colored crosswalks at a downtown intersection, it wanted to signal that it was welcoming and inclusive to people of all gender identities, sexualities and races.

No straight pride event at Calif. park

The Northern California city of Modesto on Friday told a group that wanted to hold a straight pride event in two weeks that it cannot use a city park for the event.

Utah is regulating conversion therapy

Utah's legislature couldn't agree on banning conversion therapy for minors. So the governor is giving the state's Psychologist Licensing Board a shot, and they may ban it entirely.

Rainbow sidewalks could be coming to Spokane

Councilwoman Kate Burke is working with several local community groups to bring rainbow sidewalks to the City of Spokane. The sidewalks would be a community art project in celebration of Pride Month and the LGBTQ+ community.