Pat Robertson, who blamed gay men and lesbians for helping to cause this terrorism. Retrieved June 22, Officials in American Samoa are discussing whether the ruling applies to the territory; currently same-sex marriages are neither licensed nor recognized there. Hodges that same-sex marriage cannot be prohibited by a state. On July 21,President Obama signed Executive Orderadding "gender identity" to the categories protected against discrimination in hiring in the federal civilian workforce and both "sexual orientation" and gender identity" to the categories protected against discrimination in hiring and employment on the part of federal government contractors and sub-contractors. Twenty-two states plus Washington, D. In this same election, Minnesota had an initiative to add a constitutional ban on same sex marriage.
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At their winter meeting in January the national Board of Directors establishes the Kevin Calegari Leadership Award to recognize individuals for their "outstanding contributions and many years of dedicated service to the Dignity family. New Ways Ministry translates the document and publishes it in English. State hate crimes law uninclusive of sexual orientation or gender identity. Retrieved 6 December National Park Service, U. Discrimination rates are very high for the transgender community and especially for transgender people of color. InObama voted against the Federal Marriage Amendmentwhich would have defined marriage as between one man and one woman in the US Constitution.
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