Welcome to The Morning Pride, ThinkProgress LGBT’s daily round-up of the latest in LGBT policy, politics, and some culture too! Here’s what we’re reading this morning, but please let us know what stories you’re following as well. Follow us all day on Twitter at @TPEquality.
- The Chevy Volt came out of the closet for Motor City Pride.
- Indianapolis is considering domestic partner benefits.
- Openly gay New York Sen. Tom Duane (D) is retiring.
- Fox News’s Todd Starnes attacked the winner of the Miss USA pageant for her support of transgender contestants.
- A Lancaster, Pennsylvania newspaper has reversed its decision after initially refusing to print a same-sex engagement announcement, saying it was not “consistent with prevailing community standards.”
- Fellow blogger Jeremy Hooper has released a new book about his life of LGBT activism. Check out “If It’s a Choice, My Zygote Chose Balls“: