UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio —Like thousands of other young men in the 1940s, Rupert Starr joined the Army, fought overseas and saw his share of hardship, including several weeks as a German prisoner of war.
(AP) A 91-year-old veteran who was dismissed from the U.S. Air Force as "undesirable" in 1948 because he is gay has had that discharge status changed to "honorable."
In most states, the big elections will come next year. But on Tuesday, voters in a few states will pick governors and legislators, some cities will elect mayors and a variety of major issues will be settled at the ballot box.
(AP) The chief marshal of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade says he's back on board now that parade organizers have voted to allow a group of gay veterans to participate.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the South Beach Wine & Food Festival will be back with its most popular signature event, along with a drag brunch featuring actor Neil Patrick Harris and “RuPaul’s Drag Race” winner Bianca Del Rio, organizers announced last week.
Rob Smith was part of the U.S. led invasion of Iraq. Ten years later, the Army veteran wants to lead young gay men to better lives.
(CNN) A group representing gay veterans says it was denied entry to Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade over a rainbow flag, reigniting a tense issue that had seemingly been resolved and sparking promises of a boycott from the mayor and other elected officials.
BOSTON — The city’s annual Veterans Day parade will include a group representing LGBT military veterans for the first time.
Republicans in Texas are airing a transphobic ad in an attempt to hold on to a Congressional seat.
NASHVILLE — The president of the University of Tennessee told state lawmakers on Wednesday that it's committed to inclusion and diversity even though references to the use of gender-neutral pronouns were removed from a school website.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. Navy veteran filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday after the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery refused to allow her to be buried with the ashes of her late wife.