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The Department of Commerce has excluded sexual orientation and gender identity from its 2017 Equal Employment Opportunity statement (Human Rights Campaign).

The federal government has a responsibility to count older LGBT Americans, argues Kathy Greenlee at Health Affairs Blog.

LGBT advocates warned against complacency as the Trump Administration pursues policies that threaten to harm marginalized members of that community (Rewire). 

 


Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

President Trump’s nomination of Howard Nielson, Jr. to the federal bench is an attack on LGBTQ rights.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of December 18, 2017

12/24/17  //  Daily Update

The Pentagon released a detailed policy for recruiting transgender troops.

Update | The Week of November 27, 2017

12/4/17  //  Daily Update

This week, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop, a case invoking the conflict between religious beliefs and non-discrimination ordinances.

Jeffrey Stein

Columbia Law School