Voters there approved same-sex marriage in Novemberdefeating a challenge by opponents. BBC News. Census estimate, Polling by Afrobarometer in found that 78 percent of Africans across thirty-three countries were intolerant of homosexuality. Plaintiffs Laurie Wood, left, and Kody Partridge, center, walk with attorney Peggy Tomsic on December 4,after a judge heard arguments challenging Utah's same-sex marriage ban. Census Bureau released its proposed questions for the census the census is conducted once every ten years and the American Community Survey conducted annually.
The Equality Actwhich is currently proposed in the United States Congresswould outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity nationwide.
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National Center for Transgender Equality.