Gay USA 2/24/16

More anti-LGBT bills pass in state legislatures while others are beaten back.Charlotte, NC defies Republican governor and enacts LGBT rights protections. Governor moves to ban all LGBT rights protections in the state.California moves to deny state funds to religious schools that discriminate against LGBT people.A complaint to the Federal Trade Commission seeks to shut down so-called “conversion therapy” for good.An out gay candidate for the Texas legislature has adopted a unique way of campaigning.Prime Minister of Italy caves on adoption rights for gay couples in order to pass a civil partnership bill.Which North American leader will be the first to march in a pride parade?

We’ll review Colman Domingo’s new family comedy about Alzheimer’s and Mark Rylance in Brooklyn.

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