LGBTQ - Equal Rights - Florida
Ricky Martin and Lin-Manuel Miranda Team Up to Support LGBTQ Latinos

The performers announced the Hispanic Federation’s new initiative that will offer grants to Latino LGBTQ  organizations to better serve those communities. 

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DeSantis Wages New War on Transition-Related Medical Care for Trans Floridians

Despite opposition from most professional medical associations, DeSantis is proposing to strip Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming care from transgender Medicaid enrollees, including minors.

Nadine Smith Is One of Time Magazine’s Most Influential People of 2022

For over three decades, the Florida dynamo has been fighting to ensure the rights of the LGBTQ community in the Sunshine State. And she's just getting started.

Singer Camila Cabello Is Helping Create a Safe Space for LGBTQ Kids and Their Families

The newly launched Protect Our Kids fund is designed to provide resources for students, teachers, and families impacted by the "Don't Say Gay" law that Cabello calls "hateful."

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Billboards Across Florida Are Urging People to ‘Say Gay’ in Defiance of the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

The goal is to let Floridians know, especially LGBTQ youth, that it’s “OK to talk about who you are and where you come from.”

The Mouse That Roared: Disney Vows to Fight to Overturn Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

As GOP House members lash out at the entertainment giant, Gov. Ron DeSantis warns: "We will not be bending knees to any woke corporation.”

Amidst Loud ‘We Say Gay!’ Chants at the Capitol, Florida Senate Votes to Pass the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

Students and Democratic Florida lawmakers met in Tallahassee to protest the discriminatory “Don’t Say Gay Bill.”