"The legislation hastily enacted is deplorable and discriminatory, and it runs counter to everything we stand for."
Although this year has garnered an increase in transgender visibility, murders and violence against transgender people are on the rise.
The new policy, aimed at easing a controversy that has embroiled the Boy Scouts for years, takes effect immediately.
"Love Wins" became a national hashtag connecting millions of people from all over the world who supported the big win in the U.S.
As the days pass, more and more Texas counties are bending to the law of the land.
Streets were packed with crowds cheering and talking about the Friday Supreme Court decision.
"These decisions show how much is at stake in our nation's highest court and how critical it is that Americans consider the Supreme Court as we choose our next president."
"Today's ruling affirms what millions already know to be true: the four words etched onto the front of the Supreme Court - equal justice under law - apply to us."
Today the Stonewall Inn, site of the historic rebellion for LGBTQ rights was made a landmark by New York City's Landmarks Preservation Committee. The vote was unanimous.
In its earliest phase, very little was known about transmission, and public anxiety grew, sometimes reaching hysterical proportions.