June 11, 2020

This is my second week working at OutFront Minnesota as an intern. I love the friendly working environment here where everyone can be themselves freely. As a gay man who was born and grew up in northeast China (a much more conservative region than southern China), this kind of freedom is very valuable to me. My name is Yan Liu, but I also go by Michael. I am a Chinese LGBTQ+ activist.

June 4, 2020

As if the Twin Cities did not have enough to grieve, the Black trans community and the public is reeling over a group attack on a Black trans woman that took place Monday (June 1) night in St. Paul, Minn.

March 31, 2020

Trans Day of Visibility is Tuesday, March 31st 2020. TDOV is an international observance to celebrate transgender people around the globe and raise awareness of the challenges they face. To celebrate & honor #TDOV, we compiled stories from some of our supporters & community members across Minnesota! These stories are centered around visibility in healthcare and framed around 5 distinct topics: Stories of Competent & Inclusive Trans Healthcare, Challenges with Trans Healthcare, Needed Changes in Trans Healthcare, The Impact of Positive & Negative Experiences in Healthcare on Mental Health, and Stories on Visibility within the Healthcare System.

March 27, 2020

The St. Paul City Council is considering banning conversion therapy for minors, with an ordinance that would impose fines on licensed medical professionals who practice it.

March 16, 2020

For Minnesota Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, this is personal. The veteran lawmaker is sponsoring legislation that would make conversion therapy for vulnerable adults and people under 18 illegal statewide.

March 3, 2020

People continued to speak out in support of a flag display at MMS – including statewide LGBT equality advocates.

February 29, 2020

The LGBT+ student association at the University of Minnesota Law School, OutLaw, will host a legal name change clinic next month to help trans students tackle the “emotionally intimidating” process.

February 20, 2020

Gov. Tim Walz and LGBTQ activists celebrated Valentine’s Day with a rally to demand that the Republican-controlled Minnesota Senate pass a ban on “conversion therapy” for minors.

February 18, 2020

Jesus H. Lucero, OutFront's Greater MN and Faith Coordinator sits down with Rev. Shawn Moore, Sr. Pastor at The Beloved Church and Professor at Bethel University to discuss the intersections of LGBTQ+ identities and faith, reconciliation, and the threads the tie us together.

February 14, 2020

A group of dozens rallied at the Minnesota Capitol Friday, Feb. 14, as part of the latest push to outlaw conversion therapy for minors.