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Orlando Sentinel
Florida leaders reluctant to join transgender bathroom battleit comes to social issues, [Scott] is not a leader, and he needs to be a leader
Florida leaders reluctant to join transgender bathroom battle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 minutes ago
it comes to social issues, [Scott] is not a leader, and he needs to be a leader," Stemberger said. Democrats and LGBT activist groups have applauded the Obama administration's directive and decried attempts to criminalize bathroom... Read more
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New Now Next
DJ Fired For San Diego Padres Incident Gets His Job Backin their findings and we know Major League Baseball will use this experience to
DJ Fired For San Diego Padres Incident Gets His Job Back
New Now Next / Posted 20 minutes ago
in their findings and we know Major League Baseball will use this experience to further reinforce its policies of LGBT inclusion and acceptance both on and off the playing field,” the group said in a statement. “It is our sincere hope that... Read more
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The Advocate
GOP Congressman Reads Anti-LGBT Bible Verse to Denounce Colleagues as Sinfula Bible passage condemning homosexuality during a meeting Thursday, in an appar
GOP Congressman Reads Anti-LGBT Bible Verse to Denounce Colleagues as Sinful
The Advocate / Posted 21 minutes ago
a Bible passage condemning homosexuality during a meeting Thursday, in an apparent denunciation of those who voted for an LGBT nondiscrimination amendment to an energy spending bill Wednesday night. Rep. Rick Allen of Georgia read the passage at... Read more
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Salon.com
“It was f**ing ridiculous”: One House Republican’s anti-LGBT Bible-thumping causes colleagues to storm out of meetingRyan on Thursday. The GOP caucus has unraveled in chaos twice in one week over
“It was f**ing ridiculous”: One House Republican’s anti-LGBT Bible-thumping causes colleagues to storm out of meeting
Salon.com / Posted 23 minutes ago
Ryan on Thursday. The GOP caucus has unraveled in chaos twice in one week over proposed federal protections to prevent anti-LGBT discrimination from government contractors. On Thursday, Speaker Ryan called for the private meeting of the Republican... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Gang Rape Posted To Social Media Is Forcing Brazil To Confront Violence Against Womenname, Congress Jair Balsonaro, who represents Rio, has built a reputation for s
Gang Rape Posted To Social Media Is Forcing Brazil To Confront Violence Against Women
The Huffington Post / Posted 25 minutes ago
name, Congress Jair Balsonaro, who represents Rio, has built a reputation for spouting off avowedly anti-feminist and anti-LGBT comments. In 2014, Balsonaro told a fellow congresswoman that he’d never rape her because she didn’t deserve it. In... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Bathroom Lawsuit Could Send Transgender Rights To U.S. Supreme Courtcourt could also find that the states' lawsuit was premature because the Obama
Bathroom Lawsuit Could Send Transgender Rights To U.S. Supreme Court
The Huffington Post / Posted 25 minutes ago
court could also find that the states' lawsuit was premature because the Obama administration has not yet moved to cut off funding to any state or school district, said Arthur Leonard, a professor at New York Law School and an expert on L... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wifeits neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 29 minutes ago
its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Education Department replaces career college chain monitorits neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins
Education Department replaces career college chain monitor
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 31 minutes ago
its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wifeits neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 31 minutes ago
its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump vows to solve California's water crisisits neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins
Trump vows to solve California's water crisis
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 31 minutes ago
its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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Variety
‘Orange Is the New Black’ Cast Looks Back on Season 3Laverne Cox. “For me it was really difficult. I have a transgender sister and
‘Orange Is the New Black’ Cast Looks Back on Season 3
Variety / Posted 42 minutes ago
Laverne Cox. “For me it was really difficult. I have a transgender sister and I’ve always been a supporter, an ally of the LGBT community, and more so because of what’s happening,” she said. “There’s not a day that goes by that I don’t fear for my... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wifeits neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife
KWWL Iowa / Posted 47 minutes ago
its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wifeagainst its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday. Crowd thin
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 48 minutes ago
against its neighbors, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday. Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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CBS News
Republican accuses GOP colleagues of committing sin for LGBT protection voteaccused a number of his own GOP colleagues of committing a sin because they vot
Republican accuses GOP colleagues of committing sin for LGBT protection vote
CBS News / Posted 54 minutes ago
accused a number of his own GOP colleagues of committing a sin because they voted in favor of an anti-discrimination LGBT proposal, according to The Hill newspaper. To begin a Republican policy meeting, Rep. Rick Allen, R-Georgia, read a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawfurniture market this year in an early test of business reaction to the state's
Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
furniture market this year in an early test of business reaction to the state's new law limiting protections for LGBT people. According to numbers released Friday by the High Point Market, this year's registered attendees — including... Read more
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ABC Montana
Billings crowd excited to see "history being made"for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent fed
Billings crowd excited to see "history being made"
ABC Montana / Posted an hour ago
for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees. Montana's lone representative, Ryan Zinke is among the G.O.P opponents of the bill, and did not attend the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Flight Risk: An investigation into the cost of sky-high air ambulance flightsfor Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent fed
Flight Risk: An investigation into the cost of sky-high air ambulance flights
ABC Montana / Posted an hour ago
for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees. Montana's lone representative, Ryan Zinke is among the G.O.P opponents of the bill, and did not attend the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Zinke speaks up at Trump Rally in Billingsfor Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent fed
Zinke speaks up at Trump Rally in Billings
ABC Montana / Posted an hour ago
for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees. Montana's lone representative, Ryan Zinke is among the G.O.P opponents of the bill, and did not attend the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Make your Nanay proudKitchen, Tulong Kay Nanay Project, Radyo Balintataw Text Tula Partnership, MYNP
Make your Nanay proud
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
Kitchen, Tulong Kay Nanay Project, Radyo Balintataw Text Tula Partnership, MYNP Outreach Projects, engagements with mother-LGBT, listening sessions with mothers and stakeholders, and a compilation of research materials and articles on... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Sewage spill closes Campland beach shorelineAnthem incident, the president and CEO said in a statement Thursday and will st
Sewage spill closes Campland beach shoreline
KUSI News San Diego / Posted an hour ago
Anthem incident, the president and CEO said in a statement Thursday and will strengthen the team’s relationship with the LGBT community. The Padres will reinstate the deejay blamed for causing the National Anthem incident, the president and CEO... Read more
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Reuters
Bathroom lawsuit could send transgender rights to Supreme Courthas not yet moved to cut off funding to any state or school district, said Arth
Bathroom lawsuit could send transgender rights to Supreme Court
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
has not yet moved to cut off funding to any state or school district, said Arthur Leonard, a professor at New York Law School and an expert on LGBT law. (Reporting by Daniel Wiessner and Daniel Trotta; Editing by David Ingram, To... Read more
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NBC News
Rep. Raúl Grijalva Announces Bill to Add LGBT Data in Federal Surveysthat federal surveys such as the Census include data collection on sexual orien
Rep. Raúl Grijalva Announces Bill to Add LGBT Data in Federal Surveys
NBC News / Posted an hour ago
that federal surveys such as the Census include data collection on sexual orientation and gender identity to strengthen the LGBT community's access to resources and legislation. The LGBT Data Inclusion Act would ensure that LGBT individuals have a... Read more
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The News & Observer
On HB2, attention shifts from bathrooms to showers. How would Charlotte ordinance have handled that?said: “Men should not be allowed in women’s showers.” Charlotte’s ordinance th
On HB2, attention shifts from bathrooms to showers. How would Charlotte ordinance have handled that?
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
said: “Men should not be allowed in women’s showers.” Charlotte’s ordinance that extended legal protections to the LGBT community has been voided by HB2. But how would the city have handled the issue of locker room access had the General... Read more
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The Christian Post
Anne Graham Lotz: America Is Entering 'Last Stage Into the Abyss of God's Judgement'of "sexual depravity." As Lotz has long called on Christians to repent for the
Anne Graham Lotz: America Is Entering 'Last Stage Into the Abyss of God's Judgement'
The Christian Post / Posted an hour ago
of "sexual depravity." As Lotz has long called on Christians to repent for the sexual revolution and the advancement of LGBT propaganda, Graham asserted during her speech that educating children about evolutionary theory is another reason why... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Bryant intends to join transgender bathroom lawsuitit would sue the Obama administration. Rob Hill is Mississippi director of Hum
Bryant intends to join transgender bathroom lawsuit
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
it would sue the Obama administration. Rob Hill is Mississippi director of Human Rights Campaign, a civil-rights group for LGBT people. He said Thursday that the federal guidance was a response to educators wanting to provide a safe environment for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
For trans people, family rejection tied to suicide attempts, substance abuseones, it can have serious emotional and social consequences." Golub and co-aut
For trans people, family rejection tied to suicide attempts, substance abuse
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
ones, it can have serious emotional and social consequences." Golub and co-author Augustus Klein write in the journal LGBT Health that past research suggests transgender people have increased risks for health problems, including suicide,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failuregovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himselfgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himselfgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failuregovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Experts ask WHO to consider moving Rio Olympicsgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Experts ask WHO to consider moving Rio Olympics
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failuregovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Justin Bieber, Skrillex sued for copyright infringementgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Justin Bieber, Skrillex sued for copyright infringement
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mississippi self-imposes scholarship cuts in footballgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Mississippi self-imposes scholarship cuts in football
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
DJ ArtForm to be reinstated following Padres National Anthem incidentAnthem incident, the president and CEO said in a statement Thursday and will st
DJ ArtForm to be reinstated following Padres National Anthem incident
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
Anthem incident, the president and CEO said in a statement Thursday and will strengthen the team’s relationship with the LGBT community. The Padres will reinstate the deejay blamed for causing the National Anthem incident, the president and CEO... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Mr. Cope's Cave: Knowing is Good; Doing is Betterwhat I don't see happening enough among my fellow travelers. In part, it is be
Mr. Cope's Cave: Knowing is Good; Doing is Better
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
what I don't see happening enough among my fellow travelers. In part, it is because our priorities are compartmentalized. LGBT advocates may not see fracking or gun violence as their concern, just as pro-public education advocates do not involve... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failuregovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himselfgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failureLatina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 hours ago
Latina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himselfLatina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Crowd th
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 hours ago
Latina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failuregovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
El Faro's loss described as 'colossal' management failure
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himselfgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
'Nobody twists my arm,' Young says on LGBT vote changeIowa Rep. David Young talked Friday about his vote change on a controversial LG
'Nobody twists my arm,' Young says on LGBT vote change
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 3 hours ago
Iowa Rep. David Young talked Friday about his vote change on a controversial LGBT bill. KCCI's Cynthia Fodor said Young became emotional with tears in his eyes at one point, talking about seeing dignity and respect in everyone. "I corrected my vote... Read more
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ABC Montana
Missoula police search for armed suspects (SLIDESHOW)for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent fed
Missoula police search for armed suspects (SLIDESHOW)
ABC Montana / Posted 3 hours ago
for Republicans was a Democratic provision to the bill, which would prevent federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees. Montana's lone representative, Ryan Zinke is among the G.O.P opponents of the bill, and did not attend the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Experts ask WHO to consider moving Rio Olympicsgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Experts ask WHO to consider moving Rio Olympics
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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New Now Next
Director Lilly Wachowski Leaves Netflix Series "Sense8"Sense8, the popular LGBT inclusive Netflix series that follows the lives of eig
Director Lilly Wachowski Leaves Netflix Series "Sense8"
New Now Next / Posted 3 hours ago
Sense8, the popular LGBT inclusive Netflix series that follows the lives of eight emotionally and mentally interconnected individuals across the globe, has seen some team shake-ups since the premiere of its first season, with departures from both... Read more
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Salon.com
It doesn’t get much sadder than this: Marco Rubio’s pathetic — but predictable — about-face on Donald Trumpa ban on all abortions, including cases of rape and incest. And he wanted to un
It doesn’t get much sadder than this: Marco Rubio’s pathetic — but predictable — about-face on Donald Trump
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
a ban on all abortions, including cases of rape and incest. And he wanted to undo Obama’s executive orders protecting LGBT citizens from marriage discrimination. If Rubio was a moderate, we need a new term for “extremist.” At any rate,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
World's largest hedge fund receives aid from Connecticutgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
World's largest hedge fund receives aid from Connecticut
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump encourages Rubio to run again for Senategovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
Trump encourages Rubio to run again for Senate
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Hamilton' branded goods now available far from New Yorkgovernor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd th
'Hamilton' branded goods now available far from New York
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 hours ago
governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico.More >> Crowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT lawCrowd thins slightly at NC furniture market after LGBT law Organizers of North Carolina's world-renowned furniture... Read more
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