The Rejected " The Homosexuals " Religionas measured by individuals' religious affiliations, behaviors, and beliefs, has a lot of influence in structuring same-sex union attitudes and consistently influences opinions about homosexuality. Daughters of Bilitis DOB. Due to this, bisexuals began to be included in the facility's programs for the first time. New York: Veteran activists such as Sylvia Rivera and Beth Elliot were sidelined or expelled because they were transgender.
September 4, - The Democratic Party becomes the first major US political party in history to publicly support same-sex marriage on a national platform at the Democratic National Convention. InHarvey Milk was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors becoming the first openly gay man in the United States elected to public office. The coming conflict between same-sex marriage and religious liberty". Retrieved August 21,
Transgender Rights One day after that landmark ruling, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban against openly gay leaders and employees.