Gov. Andrew Cuomo has condemned the vandalism as a "cowardly act of hate"
Tactic is used to justify a defendant's violent reaction to discovering a victim's LGBTQ identity
Bill prohibits defendants from attempting to justify violent crimes committed against LGBTQ people
Alibi Lounge in Harlem said that "bigger, brighter, bolder" flags would be installed
Activists celebrate two hard-won victories after more than a decade of obstruction
A longtime LGBTQ activist and president of a prominent gay Democratic organization says that recent mailers seeking to link gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to anti-Semitism...
Gov. Andrew Cuomo loses Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club endorsement, but could still win Stonewall Club's backing
Nixon slammed Cuomo's progressive credentials, telling him to come out as a Republican
The Human Rights Campaign has endorsed Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York) for re-election this year, noting her perfect 100 rating on the organization’s Congressional Scorecard...
Longtime LGBTQ ally will also speak at HRC's New York gala on Feb. 3
Trio of ads airing in Texas, Mississippi, and North Carolina touts New York State's pro-LGBT reputation
Executive actions seen as a first step to banning sexual orientation change therapies
The top LGBT rights organization in New York state has announced it will “wind down” operations in 2016, after 25 years of advocacy, citing fulfillment...
As people around the the globe celebrate World AIDS Day, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) has pledged an additional $200 million to assist HIV-positive people with...
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) plans to issue an executive order that will protect transgender individuals from discrimination in housing, employment, credit, education and public accommodations....