"This very ground was built on the struggle for equality and equal rights."
Many athletes have publicly stated their support for having LGBT players as their teammates, and some have supported marriage equality efforts.
On Aug. 15, Navy Pier here transformed into New York's Ellis Island - instead of seeing the Statue of Liberty welcome them, it was the Chicago skyline.
A state Assembly committee has put together a comprehensive picture of the challenges faced by these young people.
The first to do so was Opha Mae Johnson.
The idea for the card came from the practical needs and stresses of the immigrant community.
The cafeteria at Career High School was overflowing with neighbors of all ages from all parts of New Haven, Black, Latino, and White greeting each other with excitement.
The campaign to oppose voter photo ID represented all three of Minnesota's major political parties.
Chick-fil-A has maintained a sharp anti-gay stance, feeding millions of dollars into organizations that oppose same-sex marriage.
Florida has been in the eye of many natural storms. The Sunshine State is now in the eye of a man-made voter suppression storm.