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The Christian Post
NBA and NC's 'Bathroom Law': Founding Fathers and the Bible Warned About Thisannouncement, sixty-eight companies signed onto a lawsuit filed in federal cour
NBA and NC's 'Bathroom Law': Founding Fathers and the Bible Warned About This
The Christian Post / Posted 7 hours ago
announcement, sixty-eight companies signed onto a lawsuit filed in federal court that claims HB 2 is bad for business. The Human Rights Campaign, which is largely driving the opposition, named the following companies as signing the amicus... Read more
12h
The Daily Sentinel
Proud of these 'allies'sphere absent any derogatory associations. But Trump was blasted for “panderin
Proud of these 'allies'
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
sphere absent any derogatory associations. But Trump was blasted for “pandering” by Chad Griffin, president of the Human Rights Campaign, the country’s leading gay-rights advocacy group. Griffin said Trump mentioned gays and lesbians “for... Read more
12h
The Advocate
What Are LGBT Organizations Doing to Support Black Lives Matter?last year. In the wake of the recent shootings of two black men by police — Al
What Are LGBT Organizations Doing to Support Black Lives Matter?
The Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
last year. In the wake of the recent shootings of two black men by police — Alton Sterling and Philando Castile — the Human Rights Campaign issued a statement of solidarity. "We are horrified and profoundly saddened by the recent murders of... Read more
14h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Clinton accepts, makes U.S. historyand members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention
Clinton accepts, makes U.S. history
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
and members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention. McBride, who works as a spokesman at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, said she learned about the urgency of achieving equal rights and protection for all people... Read more
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15h
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 15 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Bay Area
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC San Diego
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
Calcutta News
Clinton makes her case for the White House, pick up where Obama left offto all Muslim Americans: This is our country, too.” Earlier on Thursday, the S
Clinton makes her case for the White House, pick up where Obama left off
Calcutta News / Posted 16 hours ago
to all Muslim Americans: This is our country, too.” Earlier on Thursday, the Sarah McBride, national press secretary for Human Rights Campaign, delivered the first ever speech by an openly transgender person at a U.S. political... Read more
16h
NBC Miami
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Connecticut
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Connecticut / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Philadelphia
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC New York
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC New York / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Los Angeles
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Chicago
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Chicago / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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16h
NBC Washington
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Momentsher home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and
DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments
NBC Washington / Posted 16 hours ago
her home state of Delaware banning discrimination based on gender identity and is now the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign. “Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, only one way to look and only one way to... Read more
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19h
The Buffalo News
Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic presidential nominationCongressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention. McBride, who wor
Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic presidential nomination
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention. McBride, who works as the national press secretary at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, said she learned the urgency of achieving equal rights and protection for all people after... Read more
20h
11 News Houston
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
11 News Houston / Posted 20 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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20h
WLTX-TV Columbia
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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20h
WLBZ Bangor
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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20h
13 WMAZ Macon
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
First Coast News
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
First Coast News / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
KENS 5 San Antonio
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
5KSDK St. Louis
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
International Business Times
Sarah McBride becomes first transgender woman to address the Democratic National Convention on the final night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) on Thursday
Sarah McBride becomes first transgender woman to address the Democratic National Convention
International Business Times / Posted 21 hours ago
on the final night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) on Thursday, 28 July. McBride, who works for the Human Rights Campaign as its national press secretary, gave an emotional address on her husbands battle with cancer and her... Read more
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21h
The News & Observer
McCrory: NC and NBA had a deal on HB2 that fell throughRepublican legislators who he said leaked the agreement out. He also faulted At
McCrory: NC and NBA had a deal on HB2 that fell through
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
Republican legislators who he said leaked the agreement out. He also faulted Attorney General Roy Cooper and members of the Human Rights Campaign who he said lobbied Democratic lawmakers for a full repeal instead of changes to the bill. McCrory’s... Read more
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21h
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
WTSP-TV Tampa
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionover because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sar
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 21 hours ago
over because you're only as happy as your child." Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, was resolute. And Thursday, less than four years after Sarah McBride vowed that she was... Read more
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21h
11 News Houston
Meet the first transgender American to speak at a conventionyou're only as happy as your child." Sarah McBride (middle) with her parents,
Meet the first transgender American to speak at a convention
11 News Houston / Posted 21 hours ago
you're only as happy as your child." Sarah McBride (middle) with her parents, Dave and Sally. (Photo: Courtesy of the Human Rights Campaign)) Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign... Read more
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21h
Boston Globe
Sarah McBride makes history as first openly transgender DNC speakeropenly transgender person to address a major political convention. McBride, 25
Sarah McBride makes history as first openly transgender DNC speaker
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
openly transgender person to address a major political convention. McBride, 25, is an LGBT rights activist working at the Human Rights Campaign as the national press secretary. She began her speech by saying that despite all the advances in LGBT... Read more
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21h
Dallas Morning News
Blue Cross may soon cover sex change surgery; what it means for premiumsmakes a big difference; among employers with over 10,000 workers, nearly a quar
Blue Cross may soon cover sex change surgery; what it means for premiums
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 hours ago
makes a big difference; among employers with over 10,000 workers, nearly a quarter said they covered the procedure. The Human Rights Campaign, which tracks corporate treatment toward the LGBT community, reported that over 500 large companies... Read more
22h
KQ2 St. Joseph
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 22 hours ago
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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22h
The News & Observer
Three key differences between the Republican and Democratic conventionsbeen a pretty frustrating thing to hear,” said Uriah Ward, a delegate from Gree
Three key differences between the Republican and Democratic conventions
The News & Observer / Posted 22 hours ago
been a pretty frustrating thing to hear,” said Uriah Ward, a delegate from Greenville. One of HB2’s most vocal opponents, Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin, spoke Thursday afternoon and praised Clinton’s commitment to LGBT rights. He... Read more
22h
Daily Mail
Transgender woman Sarah McBride makes history by giving DNC addressof Delaware pass protections for transgender people. Today I see this change in
Transgender woman Sarah McBride makes history by giving DNC address
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
of Delaware pass protections for transgender people. Today I see this change in the LGBT caucus and in my own job at the Human Rights Campaign, but despite our progress, so much work remains,' RELATED ARTICLES You're gonna hear her Roar! Katy... Read more
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22h
The New Zealand Herald
Watch live: Hillary Clinton prepares to deliver highest-profile address of her career at Democratic ConventionCongressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention. McBride, who wor
Watch live: Hillary Clinton prepares to deliver highest-profile address of her career at Democratic Convention
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus to address the convention. McBride, who works as the national press secretary at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, said she learned the urgency of achieving equal rights and protection for all people after... Read more
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22h
USA Today
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a conventionyou're only as happy as your child." Sarah McBride (middle) with her parents,
Meet Sarah McBride, the first transgender American to speak at a convention
USA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
you're only as happy as your child." Sarah McBride (middle) with her parents, Dave and Sally. (Photo: Courtesy of the Human Rights Campaign) Her child, since renamed Sarah and now national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign... Read more
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22h
Roll Call
How Democrats Came Around on Gay Rightsyears ago. "Allowing people to get there is always the answer." Speakers on th
How Democrats Came Around on Gay Rights
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
years ago. "Allowing people to get there is always the answer." Speakers on the final night of the convention, including Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin, underscored that the Democratic Party is the original home of the lesbian, gay,... Read more
22h
Dallas Morning News
Why your Blue Cross coverage may soon cover sex change surgery, and what it means for premiumsmakes a big difference; among employers with over 10,000 workers, nearly a quar
Why your Blue Cross coverage may soon cover sex change surgery, and what it means for premiums
Dallas Morning News / Posted 22 hours ago
makes a big difference; among employers with over 10,000 workers, nearly a quarter said they covered the procedure. The Human Rights Campaign, which tracks corporate treatment toward the LGBT community, reported that over 500 large companies... Read more
23h
The Hollywood Reporter
Sarah McBride Makes History as First Transgender Speaker at National ConventionSince then, though, I've seen that change is possible." McBride later interned
Sarah McBride Makes History as First Transgender Speaker at National Convention
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
Since then, though, I've seen that change is possible." McBride later interned at the White House and now works at the Human Rights Campaign, working to pass legislation that protects transgender people. "But despite our progress," she added,... Read more
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23h
The Advocate
More History Made: First Openly Trans Person Addresses Democratic Convention“My name is Sarah McBride, and I am a proud transgender American,” McBride, the
More History Made: First Openly Trans Person Addresses Democratic Convention
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
“My name is Sarah McBride, and I am a proud transgender American,” McBride, the Human Rights Campaign’s national press secretary, said from the Democratic National Convention stage in Philadelphia. “Four years ago, I came out as transgender while... Read more
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23h
NBC New York
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNCas transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today sh
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNC
NBC New York / Posted 23 hours ago
as transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today she is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, and says that a lot of work remains on behalf of the transgender community. "Will we be a nation... Read more
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23h
NBC Los Angeles
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNCas transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today sh
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNC
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 23 hours ago
as transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today she is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, and says that a lot of work remains on behalf of the transgender community. "Will we be a nation... Read more
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23h
ClickOnDetroit
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 23 hours ago
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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23h
NBC Chicago
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNCas transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today sh
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNC
NBC Chicago / Posted 23 hours ago
as transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today she is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, and says that a lot of work remains on behalf of the transgender community. "Will we be a nation... Read more
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23h
NBC Washington
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNCas transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today sh
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNC
NBC Washington / Posted 23 hours ago
as transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today she is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, and says that a lot of work remains on behalf of the transgender community. "Will we be a nation... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNCas transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today sh
First Openly Trans Convention Speaker Makes History at DNC
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
as transgender four years ago while serving as student body president. Today she is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, and says that a lot of work remains on behalf of the transgender community. "Will we be a nation... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted yesterday
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNCis currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issu
Former WH staffer becomes first transgender woman to address DNC
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
is currently legal to discriminate against LGBT people in hiring and other issues in 30 states, according to the Human Rights Campaign. "Today in America, LGBTQ people are still targeted by hate that lives in both laws and in hearts.... Read more
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