The PFLAG Phoenix Native American Chapter, known as Native PFLAG, will host the 2nd Annual Arizona Two Spirit Powwow at South Mountain Community College’s Performing Arts Center Amphitheater.
A large contingent of Indigenous people expressed their unity, resilience and culture at the historic Pride March in New York City.
Amid a symbolic vote on Capitol Hill, the Trump administration's ban on transgender military service is moving forward.
Arizona is one of many states that does not protect employees from being fired, denied housing or refused service because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
The first two Native women in Congress are defending the rights of transgender troops in light of the Trump administration's attempts to restrict their military service.
It looks like Yvette Herrell, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, won't be joining two other Native women in Congress.
A Kansas Republican unleashed a racist, homophobic attack on Sharice Davids, a Democrat running for U.S. Congress.
From Yvette Herrell in New Mexico to Paulette Jordan in Idaho, it's been a record year for Native women candidates.
The face of hate is changing in America, and millennial males are at the forefront.
More than 2.4 million crimes, whose victims suspect were motivated by hate, were committed across the United States between 2012 to 2016.
U.S. Congressional candidate Sharice Davids had trouble finding housing when she lived and worked on the Pine Ridge Reservation a few years ago.
Another Native woman is making history after winning her primary for a U.S. Congress seat in Kansas.
Organizers are expecting a large crow for the Two-Spirits Powwow in San Francisco, California, on February 3, 2018.
Bry Cordell Smiley, a citizen of the Navajo Nation, will be hosting the first-ever Two-Spirit powwow at Haskell Indian Nations University.
So many LGBTQ Indigenous people are born with gifts that communities fail to see and nurture.
Throughout the shared history of United States government and Native people there are several examples where gun violence resulted in the slaughter of many indigenous people.
Adults who are tolerant, respectful and loving begin as children who are shown and taught tolerance, respect and love
Tribal housing agencies can't discriminate against anyone based on sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status under a proposal released by the Obama administration.
Violence on tribal nations has its roots in colonization and it has taken new forms under capitalism and neoliberalism.
Jenny Irene Miller’s photography project will tell the world about LGBT Alaska Natives — shapeshifters, she says — including herself.
The May 5 call is part of the agency's attempt to advance and promote the health needs of an often overlooked segment of the population.
Like a broken pipeline spilling sickness across the prairie, South Dakota lawmakers often pump out hateful legislation that marginalizes our most vulnerable citizens, including transgender youth.
The Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits organization is welcoming Native youth as head dancers for the first time.
Of all of the foreign life ways Indians held, one of the first the Europeans targeted for elimination was the Two Spirit tradition among Native American cultures.
For many generations western societies have had a difficult time with the issue of proper gender roles
LGBT2S Americans, including American Indian and Alaska Native LGBT2S individuals, have encountered discrimination in the health care system for decades.
The meeting will be held at Department of Health and Human Services headquarters in Washington, D.C., on September 11.
Aalayna Spence competed as her chosen gender in two talent competitions in Manitoba.
Acting director Robert McSwain said the agency is committed to serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and Two Spirit communities.
A public meeting will be held sometime this summer as part of a new initiative to address the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.