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Drag show cancelled because it featured artists with Down syndrome

Drag show cancelled because it featured artists with Down Syndrome.

Peter Meijer, the owner of the Tanglefoot Building in Grand Rapids, Michigan canceled a drag show because it features entertainers with Down syndrome. 

The British troupe of performers known as Drag Syndrome were scheduled to appear on August 19, but Meijer, who is also running for Congress, pulled the plug because he felt the actors were being "exploited."

Trans employee not fired for being trans DOJ says, but for violating the dress code

Trans employee not fired for being trans DOJ says, but for violating the dress code.

Title IX and Title VII are federal laws that prohibit discrimination in schools and employment respectively. 

How exactly they are defined and by whom is still being debated. This week the Trump administration wants to make it clear that Title VII does not protect transgender people at work and they are using a business' dress code as one reason why. 

 Log Cabin Republicans throw support behind Donald Trump for 2020

Log Cabin Republicans are on board with Trump 2020.

The Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) released a statement on Friday announcing that they are endorsing Donald J. Trump for president in 2020.

LCR is the nation’s oldest and largest organization of conservative LGBTQ Republicans and their allies. 

FBI nab Las Vegas man who they say wanted to bomb gays, Jews

FBI nab Las Vegas man who they say wanted to bomb gays, Jews.

Authorities may have thwarted a plan by 23-year-old Conor Climo to firebomb a Las Vegas synagogue and LGBT bar. 

Climo was arrested this past Wednesday and U.S. Magistrate Judge Nancy Koppe ordered him to remain in federal custody until his court hearing scheduled for August 23. 

Church denies dying man's last wish because his son is gay

A Tennessee Baptist minister is allegedly refusing to hold a service for a dying member of his own flock because he has a gay son. 

Jesse Goodman's 71-year-old dad is on his death bed, and Jesse must make funeral arrangements but a request from his father for his service to be held at Lee’s Chapel Baptist Church has been denied by its pastor, Jay Scruggs.