By Thomas Maxheimer
The Republican Governor of New Mexico, Susana Martinez, signed into law a bill that would prohibit the use of conversion therapy in the state. This makes New Mexico the seventh state to bar the practice.
WERK for Peace, a queer artist collective, organized the protest along with several other local LGBT+ groups. The part was in response to the Trump administration’s executive order rolling back climate policies and Ivanka Trump’s claims to be an LGBTQ ally while doing nothing to interfere as her father’s administration continues to roll out anti-LGBTQ orders.
Out & Equal’s Selisse Berry wonders how many queer people are quietly taking their spouse’s photo off their desk after the president’s directives enabling businesses to discriminate against their workers.