LGBTQ Rights Still Have a Long Way to Go

As an LGBTQ news journalist, I was surprised to learn from The Atlantic that the fight for LGBTQ rights is over. James Kirchick explains how LGBTQ rights have significantly improved within the past 50 years: same-sex marriage is legal, 70 percent of Americans support LGBTQ people, Don’t Ask Don’t Tell has been repealed for years, etc. “From a legal standpoint,” he writes, “the movement has achieved nearly everything it…

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Tris Mamone

Tris Mamone

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LGBTQ News Columnist and Journalist. They/them. Bylines: Splice Today, Rewire, Swell, HuffPost, INTO, etc. trismamone@gmail.com