LGBT employees working for the city of Coral Gables will now get the same benefits as straight employees.
David Richardson has become Florida’s first openly gay Florida legislator.
Religious leaders and LGBT activists, along with former CBS News reporter Aleen Sirgany gathered at Temple Beth Moshe in North Miami on Thursday.
South Florida puckered up to support gay marriage Friday night.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
A vigil on Miami Beach Friday night honored a young woman killed in Texas, not something you would normally see in South Florida, but for the community affected the crime could have happened next door.
With debate and votes taking place around the state and polls showing a growing acceptance, the issue of same-sex marriage and domestic partner rights will likely be among a host of second tier issues that could determine which presidential candidate takes the state.
Broward tourism officials have been working hard to attract gay tourists to their beaches by promoting a gay-friendly environment, and apparently, others have taken notice. Fort Lauderdale just landed the number 4 spot on a list of the gayest cities in America.
In Wilton Manors, the 30th anniversary of the discovery of the AIDS virus was marked by hundreds of people walking the streets, carrying candles and quilts in honor of those who died from AIDS and those who live with the disease, a memorial marking World AIDS day.
After 17 years, the controversial “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” program that forced gays and lesbians to stay in the closet in order to serve in the military will end Tuesday.