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Dallas Morning News
9 Texas colleges rank among the 'absolute worst' for LGBT students, gay rights group saysNine Texas colleges with religious ties - including four in the Dallas area - r
9 Texas colleges rank among the 'absolute worst' for LGBT students, gay rights group says
Dallas Morning News / Posted 51 minutes ago
Nine Texas colleges with religious ties - including four in the Dallas area - rank among the "absolute worst" for LGBT students, a national gay rights group said Monday. Campus Pride called out 102 private, religion-based colleges for openly... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Stockton Police Make Another Arrest in LGBT Club Paintball Attack— Stockton Police say they arrested a third person in connection with a June pa
Stockton Police Make Another Arrest in LGBT Club Paintball Attack
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted an hour ago
— Stockton Police say they arrested a third person in connection with a June paintball attack outside the city’s only LGBT nightclub, Paradise. Austin Richardson, 18, was arrested Monday, police said. The arrest stems from an incident on... Read more
1h
The News & Observer
Memo to NC GOP on HB2: End anti-trans rhetoric, show some empathyall trans people are child molesters and rapists. It ended Friday afternoon wit
Memo to NC GOP on HB2: End anti-trans rhetoric, show some empathy
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
all trans people are child molesters and rapists. It ended Friday afternoon with a ray of hope for opponents of an anti-LGBT law, known as House Bill 2, when U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder blocked a key portion of the law. Among its... Read more
1h
Daily Mirror
Transgender councillor reports opponent for calling her 'he' during a meetingme in this matter only serves to legitimise transphobia in the eyes of the aver
Transgender councillor reports opponent for calling her 'he' during a meeting
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
me in this matter only serves to legitimise transphobia in the eyes of the average bigot – which makes life harder for all LGBT people.” Coun Kirk-Robinson, who represents Westhoughton North and Chew Moor, said that Labour’s Guy Harkin repeatedly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LGBT individuals more likely to go without food, study showsto a July study by researchers at the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law.
LGBT individuals more likely to go without food, study shows
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
to a July study by researchers at the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law. That’s compared to 17 percent of non-LGBT adults. Anthony Crisci, executive director at Triangle Community Center in Norwalk, said that statistic is mirrored in... Read more
2h
New Now Next
Southern Baptist Minister Whose Son Came Out: "My Heart Has Been Enlarged"the pews for his father’s controversial sermon. As a result of his sermon, Cor
Southern Baptist Minister Whose Son Came Out: "My Heart Has Been Enlarged"
New Now Next / Posted 2 hours ago
the pews for his father’s controversial sermon. As a result of his sermon, Cortez and other members of the congregation split and formed their own LGBT-inclusive, non-denominational church. Listen to Cortez tell his story on NPR’s StoryCorps be... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Silicon Valley Pride a Humble Affairfor the same crowd. But Campbell said he believes that by moving the parade lat
Silicon Valley Pride a Humble Affair
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 hours ago
for the same crowd. But Campbell said he believes that by moving the parade later in the year, the celebration of the LGBT identity lasts beyond the traditional Pride month. “Pride is not limited to one month and it should be celebrated... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Indiana lawmakers to discuss ongoing LGBT rights debateagainst gay people. Republican state Sen. Travis Holdman of Markle says a comp
Indiana lawmakers to discuss ongoing LGBT rights debate
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 hours ago
against gay people. Republican state Sen. Travis Holdman of Markle says a compromise appears unlikely as neither LGBT advocates nor religious conservatives have budged from their stances. The Indy Chamber and advocacy group Freedom... Read more
3h
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Indiana lawmakers to discuss ongoing LGBT rights debateagainst gay people. Republican state Sen. Travis Holdman of Markle says a comp
Indiana lawmakers to discuss ongoing LGBT rights debate
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 hours ago
against gay people. Republican state Sen. Travis Holdman of Markle says a compromise appears unlikely as neither LGBT advocates nor religious conservatives have budged from their stances. The Indy Chamber and advocacy group Freedom... Read more
3h
Best of New Orleans Gambit
Southern Decadence "takes over the world" in 2016but it isn't the most obvious or necessary thing to revelers at what's become o
Southern Decadence "takes over the world" in 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 3 hours ago
but it isn't the most obvious or necessary thing to revelers at what's become one of the nation's largest festivals for the LGBTQ community. Chosen by the event's grand marshals — including Jeffrey Palmquist, Felicia Philips, Tony Leggio and Derek... Read more
4h
CommonDreams.org
ACLU, Lambda Legal Seek Greater Relief for Transgender North Carolinians Harmed by H.B. 2WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - LGBT rights groups challenging North Carolina’s House Bil
ACLU, Lambda Legal Seek Greater Relief for Transgender North Carolinians Harmed by H.B. 2
CommonDreams.org / Posted 4 hours ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - LGBT rights groups challenging North Carolina’s House Bill 2, the state law that bans many transgender people from restrooms that match their gender, today announced they will appeal part of a Friday district court ruling in... Read more
4h
The Advocate
New 'Scientific' Study on Sexuality, Gender Is Neither New Nor ScientificIt begins by acknowledging several studies demonstrating that the prejudice, di
New 'Scientific' Study on Sexuality, Gender Is Neither New Nor Scientific
The Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
It begins by acknowledging several studies demonstrating that the prejudice, discrimination and stigma experienced by LGBT people are significant contributors to their increased rates of depression, substance abuse and suicidality. But instead... Read more
5h
Newsmax
Barbra Streisand to Leave U.S. If Trump Electedjudged not by her merits and extensive resume alone, but held to a pernicious d
Barbra Streisand to Leave U.S. If Trump Elected
Newsmax / Posted 5 hours ago
judged not by her merits and extensive resume alone, but held to a pernicious double standard?" And Breitbart reports that Streisand is scheduled to host a LGBT for Hillary fundraiser in New York next month, with tickets selling as high as $250,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Toronto FC apologizes for sexually explicit poster at game against Montreal(Twitter) Critics said the team missed the opportunity to apologize to women d
Toronto FC apologizes for sexually explicit poster at game against Montreal
CBC.ca / Posted 5 hours ago
(Twitter) Critics said the team missed the opportunity to apologize to women directly. A group called Montreal Impact LGBT + Supporters replied to the tweet, saying that addressing the misogyny in the image would have made more sense than... Read more
5h
The Washington Times
Citlalic Snell, woman from Navy’s 1st same-sex ‘homecoming kiss,’ engaged to man, has sontold the newspaper of the 2012 breakup. “I think it was such a big moment in, y
Citlalic Snell, woman from Navy’s 1st same-sex ‘homecoming kiss,’ engaged to man, has son
The Washington Times / Posted 5 hours ago
told the newspaper of the 2012 breakup. “I think it was such a big moment in, you know, history for the Navy and for the LGBT community so, I’m OK with it.” Ms. Gaeta also left the Navy in 2015 and said she is now working to become a labor and... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Police divers at Clifton Country Parkplace between junction 20, Rochdale, and junction 21, Milnrow. More to follow.
Police divers at Clifton Country Park
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 hours ago
place between junction 20, Rochdale, and junction 21, Milnrow. More to follow. Too corporate or a still a staple of the LGBT community? CityLife reporter Lucy Lovell writes about why Manchester Pride is relevant today. A spokesman for GMP said... Read more
5h
Business Wire
Wells Fargo Donates $500,000 for Phoenix-Area Revitalization Effortsworkforce development and job programs. One N Ten, Inc. – $50,000 grant to sup
Wells Fargo Donates $500,000 for Phoenix-Area Revitalization Efforts
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
workforce development and job programs. One N Ten, Inc. – $50,000 grant to support transitional housing for homeless LGBT youth. The grants are funded through the Wells Fargo’s NeighborhoodLIFT® program that was expanded in 2016 for Maricopa... Read more
5h
WBTV Charlotte
Water main break closes part of Hwy 74 until Monday eveningplanes flew "very low" over Charlotte and are A-10 military jets. Eight Caroli
Water main break closes part of Hwy 74 until Monday evening
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
planes flew "very low" over Charlotte and are A-10 military jets. Eight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discriminationEight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discrimination Charlotte-based Campus Pride,... Read more
5h
New Now Next
"America’s Got Talent" Semifinalist Jonathan Allen Releases LGBT Anthem “Amen”made it to the semi-finals on the eighth season of America’s Got Talent, debute
"America’s Got Talent" Semifinalist Jonathan Allen Releases LGBT Anthem “Amen”
New Now Next / Posted 5 hours ago
made it to the semi-finals on the eighth season of America’s Got Talent, debuted the track last week, describing it as an “LGBT liberation song.” Since appearing on AGT in 2013, Allen has been living and working in Albuquerque. “Amen” is his first... Read more
5h
The Advocate
Editor’s Letter: Turn Off Trump TVthe path to the current Trump candidacy for years. Add to that the GOP’s utter
Editor’s Letter: Turn Off Trump TV
The Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
the path to the current Trump candidacy for years. Add to that the GOP’s utter failure to embrace Latinos and drop the anti-LGBT rhetoric (despite the post-Romney postmortem), and it’s not hard to see how Trump landed on our national doorstep. In... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
LGBT champion's passionate speech after husband's deathChampion after a heart-felt nomination from Brendan Nagle, who described him as
LGBT champion's passionate speech after husband's death
Reading Evening Post / Posted 6 hours ago
Champion after a heart-felt nomination from Brendan Nagle, who described him as “an absolute hero” in championing the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community in Reading. “Jamie has being supporting the LGBT community in and... Read more
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MLive.com
Judge denies bond reduction for Charles Pugh, who's accused of sex with minoran R&B boy band, at Joe Louis Arena, and after covering a meeting between ex-De
Judge denies bond reduction for Charles Pugh, who's accused of sex with minor
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
an R&B boy band, at Joe Louis Arena, and after covering a meeting between ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and the Detroit LGBT community. The victim said he came forward to an attorney and later Detroit police based on coverage he saw during... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Military jets fly over uptown Charlotte, startle someplanes flew "very low" over Charlotte and are A-10 military jets. Eight Caroli
Military jets fly over uptown Charlotte, startle some
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
planes flew "very low" over Charlotte and are A-10 military jets. Eight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discriminationEight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discrimination Charlotte-based Campus Pride,... Read more
6h
WBTV Charlotte
Eight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discriminationNC (Mark Price/The Charlotte Observer) - Charlotte-based Campus Pride, one of
Eight Carolinas colleges included on 'Shame List' for LGBT discrimination
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
NC (Mark Price/The Charlotte Observer) - Charlotte-based Campus Pride, one of the nation’s leading advocates for LGBT college students, released its annual Shame List Monday, highlighting “The Absolute Worst Campuses for LGBTQ Youth.”... Read more
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express
Transgender councillor calls in police after former mayor 'misgenders' her in 'hate crime'attack against me serves to legitimise transphobia in the eyes of the average b
Transgender councillor calls in police after former mayor 'misgenders' her in 'hate crime'
express / Posted 6 hours ago
attack against me serves to legitimise transphobia in the eyes of the average bigot – which makes life harder for all LGBT people.” She added in a video blog: “It hurt. The guy had no reasons to suggest I was male, he never met me before I... Read more
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Philly.com
In fight for gay rights, Hillary Clinton waited to be a leaderand Vice President Biden. This year, as the Democratic presidential nominee, s
In fight for gay rights, Hillary Clinton waited to be a leader
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
and Vice President Biden. This year, as the Democratic presidential nominee, she is running as a forceful advocate for the LGBT community's agenda and a full-fledged supporter of same-sex marriage. The country's leading gay rights group, the Human... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Kerry remembers gay rights activist Xulhaz, speaks of new challenges to US embassy colleagues in Dhakathemselves up. It doesn’t lead to anything.” He remembered the murder of Xulha
Kerry remembers gay rights activist Xulhaz, speaks of new challenges to US embassy colleagues in Dhaka
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 hours ago
themselves up. It doesn’t lead to anything.” He remembered the murder of Xulhaz Mannan the former US embassy official and LGBT rights activist who was hacked to death by extremists earlier this year, and also the Jul 1 terrorist attack at the... Read more
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MLive.com
Two Michigan colleges recognized among country's worst for LGBT studentsdetailed ranking, the list compiles each school's religious affiliations and a
Two Michigan colleges recognized among country's worst for LGBT students
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
detailed ranking, the list compiles each school's religious affiliations and a rundown of its "established history of anti-LGBT discrimination." Spring Arbor University, located about 10 miles southwest of Jackson, qualified for the list due to... Read more
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New Now Next
Lawsuit Aims To Criminalize Homosexuality In Indonesia "To Protect The Rights Of Children"not only sought to criminalize sexual activity between same-sex partners, but a
Lawsuit Aims To Criminalize Homosexuality In Indonesia "To Protect The Rights Of Children"
New Now Next / Posted 8 hours ago
not only sought to criminalize sexual activity between same-sex partners, but also encouraged their supporters to attack LGBT people. At the hearing last Tuesday, the petitioners were allowed to present witnesses in support of their argument... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Campus 'shame' list includes two Arkansas collegesThe list has grown on account of an interest on the part of religious schools i
Campus 'shame' list includes two Arkansas colleges
Arkansas Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The list has grown on account of an interest on the part of religious schools in protecting ability to discriminate on LGBT grounds. But the waiver also allows discrimination against women who've had abortions and single mothers at some... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dilma Rousseff Defends Herself Before Brazil's Senatestake here is the future of our country," she declared, saying that her governm
Dilma Rousseff Defends Herself Before Brazil's Senate
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 hours ago
stake here is the future of our country," she declared, saying that her government had worked to protect women, minorities, LGBT people and the poor and that the more-conservative interim government would undo that work. She also reminded... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Delta criticized for editing love scene out of onboard moviefor showing an in-flight movie that edited out a love scene between two women.
Delta criticized for editing love scene out of onboard movie
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 hours ago
for showing an in-flight movie that edited out a love scene between two women. "Shame on Delta," wrote a follower of the LGBTQ Nation Facebook page. "The LGBT community is here and here to stay. People need to get over their homophobia and grow... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Feel the Fantasea - A benefit For JASMYN27. This was the 7th annual costumed event for JASMYN, a not-for-profit organi
Feel the Fantasea - A benefit For JASMYN
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 hours ago
27. This was the 7th annual costumed event for JASMYN, a not-for-profit organization that provides a safe place for local at-risk LGBT youth in Jacksonville. Look and see who was Spotted by your Girl On The Town Photographer for Jacksonvill... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Sex ed meeting at Parkway schools Mondaythe update, saying it’s inclusive and reflects the changing times of today. Th
Sex ed meeting at Parkway schools Monday
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 10 hours ago
the update, saying it’s inclusive and reflects the changing times of today. The new curriculum includes topics like LGBT issues and sexual and gender identity. A district spokeswoman tells NewsChannel 5 that they understand this has been an... Read more
11h
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 11 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Two lanes closed on M62 following collision between Rochdale and Milnrowplace between junction 20, Rochdale, and junction 21, Milnrow. More to follow.
Two lanes closed on M62 following collision between Rochdale and Milnrow
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 hours ago
place between junction 20, Rochdale, and junction 21, Milnrow. More to follow. Too corporate or a still a staple of the LGBT community? CityLife reporter Lucy Lovell writes about why Manchester Pride is relevant today. A spokesman for GMP said... Read more
11h
Slate
The Matriarch of Spirit on Lakelife to GLBT issues—particularly when it comes to aging. Satin: Here in the Tw
The Matriarch of Spirit on Lake
Slate / Posted 11 hours ago
life to GLBT issues—particularly when it comes to aging. Satin: Here in the Twin Cities, we have about 25,000 to 30,000 LGBT people who are 60 and older. We are per capita, the fourth largest LGBT community in the country. And that surprised... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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USA Today
Youth puts its faith in FrancisBrown, it was Francis’ outreach: “Look at all these bridges he’s building — wit
Youth puts its faith in Francis
USA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
Brown, it was Francis’ outreach: “Look at all these bridges he’s building — with the Eastern Orthodox Church, with the LGBT community, with Cuba. We saw a parallel to our own situation.” For Murray, it was the pope’s Lenten visits to prisons,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school beginsyear-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage n
Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 12 hours ago
year-and-a-half after the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, there is a new frontier for LGBT litigation and it concerns transgender rights. The legal battle is playing out in some school districts, led by a... Read more
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