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LGBT community reports many changes have occurred that make them feel...

Community Marketing & Insights (CMI) has released its 11th Annual LGBT Community Survey report. Over 41,000 respondents from LGBT communities in 131 countries participated in...

Transgender pageant founder allegedly killed by husband

Christa Steele-Knudslien, the founder of the Miss Trans America and Miss Trans New England Pageants, was found dead in her North Adams, Mass. home....

Transgender ban is already harming troops and the U.S. military

Lambda Legal and OutServe-SLDN have requested a federal court to halt immediately all steps taken to implement the Trump Administration’s discriminatory plan to ban transgender individuals from serving openly in the...

Supreme Court Justice announces retirement

Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire on July 31, 2018 Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement on Wednesday. This will give President Donald Trump an...

New Jersey mourns the passing of Babs Siperstein

Barbra Siperstein was the first openly transgender member of the DNC Just days after her namesake law went into effect, Barbra “Babs” Siperstein passed away...

Out In Jersey has a new readers survey for 2015

Out In Jersey requests your input for our expanded coverage of the New Jersey LGBT community in 2015. This short survey takes less than 5 minutes...

Garden State Equality makes non-partisan election endorsements

Garden State Equality announced its endorsements for the May 8, 2018, New Jersey non-partisan municipal elections. While most of the candidates endorsed are LGBT,...

NJ AIDS Walk in five locations in the Garden State

The NJ AIDS Walk is a simultaneous event in five New Jersey municipalities that are home to leading HIV/AIDS service organizations. This year’s walk will...

Two online apps partner to encourage more men to get tested...

Gay social app MISTER and a new testing app called Hula have become partners to encourage men to be tested for HIV. It started with a network- wide blast showing local testing centers and encouraging MISTER users to learn their HIV status. Both companies are working on a longer term agreement that would work to better educate mobile app users about HIV transmission.

Alabama advances anti-LGBT adoption legislation

The Alabama House furthered a bill that would allow faith-based adoption and foster care agencies to refuse the LGBT community services based on that...