Death of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn incites calls for change

On December 28,  Leelah Alcorn, a transgender seventeen-year-old from Ohio, committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving vehicle, and her story regarding the struggles of feeling like a girl trapped inside a boy’s quickly surged all over the internet. Before her death, Alcorn posted a suicide note on the social media site Tumblr, … More Death of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn incites calls for change

New Bill to Help the LGBTQ Alliance

Discrimination is an ugly word in today’s society. For most oppressed groups, there are laws in place to protect minorities from discrimination at work. Well, almost all minorities. Historically, the LGBTQ community has been denied the right of workplace equality. Now, a bill is travelling through Congress that aims to change all that. The federal Employee Non-Discrimination Act … More New Bill to Help the LGBTQ Alliance