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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Malloy Weaves Tale Of His Childhood Struggles At Democratic Conventionanyone who doesn't agree with him or doesn't look like him: Women, Mexican-Amer
Malloy Weaves Tale Of His Childhood Struggles At Democratic Convention
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 6 minutes ago
anyone who doesn't agree with him or doesn't look like him: Women, Mexican-Americans, veterans, Muslim-Americans, the LGBT community and people with disabilities. You name 'em, Donald Trump has bullied them,” Malloy said. “I know something... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
DNC 2016: Tuesday’s ScheduleTuesday’s council and caucus meetings include: • Women’s Caucus • LGBT Caucus
DNC 2016: Tuesday’s Schedule
Williamson Daily News / Posted 26 minutes ago
Tuesday’s council and caucus meetings include: • Women’s Caucus • LGBT Caucus • Senior Council • Rural Council • Youth Council will meet in sessions open to the public Tuesday evening’s speakers include: • Former President Bill Clinton •... Read more
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The News & Observer
Raleigh entrepreneur blasts House Bill 2 from Democratic convention stageof the convention titled “Ensuring Equality.” He sought to tie presidential can
Raleigh entrepreneur blasts House Bill 2 from Democratic convention stage
The News & Observer / Posted 30 minutes ago
of the convention titled “Ensuring Equality.” He sought to tie presidential candidate Donald Trump to the controversial LGBT law and praised Hillary Clinton’s proposals to aid start-up companies. “It’s clear you don’t understand something... Read more
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The News & Observer
Draft plan shows DNC staff tried to use Biden to leverage HB2 politicsthe plan states. “This will be the first major speech on the subject by a natio
Draft plan shows DNC staff tried to use Biden to leverage HB2 politics
The News & Observer / Posted 30 minutes ago
the plan states. “This will be the first major speech on the subject by a national figure and will help us frame this anti-LGBT effort from a partisan perspective. The LGBT community recognizes the Vice President as being pivotal in helping the... Read more
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Fortune
Read What the Democratic Platform Says About Guns, Abortion and Immigrationof war—such as assault weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines (LCAM’s)
Read What the Democratic Platform Says About Guns, Abortion and Immigration
Fortune / Posted 58 minutes ago
of war—such as assault weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines (LCAM’s)—off our streets.” “Democrats believe that LGBT rights are human rights and that American foreign policy should advance the ability of all persons to live with dignity,... Read more
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New Now Next
NBA Trailblazer Jason Collins Addresses DNC Convention, Praises Clinton As "Choice for Continued Progress"out as gay in his final season with the league, spoke around 8pm. He praised th
NBA Trailblazer Jason Collins Addresses DNC Convention, Praises Clinton As "Choice for Continued Progress"
New Now Next / Posted an hour ago
out as gay in his final season with the league, spoke around 8pm. He praised the Clinton family as supporters of both the LGBT community and him personally. Revealing that he told Bill and Hillary about his sexuality before going public, Collins... Read more
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WestportNow
Leaving Troubles at Home, Malloy Takes the DNC Stageanyone who doesn’t agree with him or doesn’t look like him. Women. Mexican-Amer
Leaving Troubles at Home, Malloy Takes the DNC Stage
WestportNow / Posted an hour ago
anyone who doesn’t agree with him or doesn’t look like him. Women. Mexican-Americans. Veterans. Muslim-Americans. The LGBT community and people with disabilities. You name ‘em, Donald Trump has bullied them,” Malloy said. “I know something... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NBA icon Michael Jordan condemns gun violence in rare public standpublicly backed the Black Lives Matter movement. And in April, when a North Ca
NBA icon Michael Jordan condemns gun violence in rare public stand
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
publicly backed the Black Lives Matter movement. And in April, when a North Carolina law seen as discriminatory to the LGBT community was pushing the NBA toward moving the 2017 All-Star Game from the Hornets' arena, a move the league ultimately... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
How 'religious freedom' turned into sex, gender debate— drafting and redrafting — after Arizona received national scrutiny for its si
How 'religious freedom' turned into sex, gender debate
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted an hour ago
— drafting and redrafting — after Arizona received national scrutiny for its similar bill, which critics said targeted the LGBT community. Before Senate Bill 2681 got to Bryant’s desk, it had been stripped of any language lawmakers thought could be... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law– A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a Nor
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
– A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people. A written order signed Monday by a federal magistrate judge says the trial will begin Nov. 14. The order says... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Family members, LGBT community react to death of transgender womanwomen One transgender woman from Hattiesburg, Kaylee Bradshaw, is looking for
Family members, LGBT community react to death of transgender woman
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 hours ago
women One transgender woman from Hattiesburg, Kaylee Bradshaw, is looking for ways to better protect people in the LGBT community. “It just makes me wonder, like at one point could I be next or I could be next at any point so like yea,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law- A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a Nor
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
- A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people. A written order signed Monday by a federal magistrate judge says the trial will begin Nov. 14. The order says... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT lawA federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people. A written order signed Monday by a federal magistrate judge says the trial will begin Nov. 14. The order says the... Read more
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NBC News
DNC's LGBT Delegates Determined to Pass Equality Act, Defeat Trumpthings in common: their support for the Equality Act and their contempt for Rep
DNC's LGBT Delegates Determined to Pass Equality Act, Defeat Trump
NBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
things in common: their support for the Equality Act and their contempt for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. LGBT delegates make up 11.5 percent of all delegates at the DNC this year, and this record number is not a coincidence - it's... Read more
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The News & Observer
GOP’s 10 silver liningsmarriage as wedge issues. His only mention of gays in his convention speech was
GOP’s 10 silver linings
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
marriage as wedge issues. His only mention of gays in his convention speech was in a positive context (we must defend the LGBT community against Islamist terrorists). Surely evangelicals who now support him cannot expect to keep that issue alive,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boyz II Men, Demi Lovato, Paul Simon,Sarah Silverman tapped for DNCcelebrity – reality star and activist Caitlyn Jenner – stayed outside the perim
Boyz II Men, Demi Lovato, Paul Simon,Sarah Silverman tapped for DNC
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
celebrity – reality star and activist Caitlyn Jenner – stayed outside the perimeter and spoke at a brunch event held by pro-LGBT Republicans pushing the party to be more inclusive when it comes to gay and trans rights. Most watched News... Read more
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11 News Houston
How are delegates picked and what do they do?National Convention. “The state party tries to do its best to make sure that t
How are delegates picked and what do they do?
11 News Houston / Posted 2 hours ago
National Convention. “The state party tries to do its best to make sure that there’s gender parity, ethnic parity, LGBT parity, to make sure that we represent a cross section of our convention,” said Lewis. Then there are the... Read more
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Metro Weekly
JR.'s Bar (Friday, July 17, 2016) JR.'s Baremails are a great way to stay up-to-date with everything you need to know. Joi
JR.'s Bar (Friday, July 17, 2016) JR.'s Bar
Metro Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
emails are a great way to stay up-to-date with everything you need to know. Join our 12,000 subscribers and get the best in LGBT news, arts and entertainment reviews, contests, exclusive coverboy and nightlife content, and much, much more delivered... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law- A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a Nor
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
- A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people. A written order signed Monday by a federal magistrate judge says the trial will begin Nov. 14. The order says... Read more
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The Seattle Times
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law— A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a Nor
November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
— A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people. A written order signed Monday by a federal magistrate judge says the trial will begin Nov. 14. The order says... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Trial in House Bill 2 lawsuit will begin Nov. 14consider challenges to sections of HB2 that prohibit local municipalities from
Trial in House Bill 2 lawsuit will begin Nov. 14
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 hours ago
consider challenges to sections of HB2 that prohibit local municipalities from extending nondiscrimination protections to LGBT people. The American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU of North Carolina, Lambda Legal and the law firm of Jenner & Block are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NBA icon Michael Jordan condemns gun violence in rare public standpublicly backed the Black Lives Matter movement. And in April, when a North Ca
NBA icon Michael Jordan condemns gun violence in rare public stand
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
publicly backed the Black Lives Matter movement. And in April, when a North Carolina law seen as discriminatory to the LGBT community was pushing the NBA toward moving the 2017 All-Star Game from the Hornets' arena, a move the league ultimately... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Pro-oil campaign called misogynisticof lesbian women existing for the entertainment of heterosexual men for Picard'
Pro-oil campaign called misogynistic
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 3 hours ago
of lesbian women existing for the entertainment of heterosexual men for Picard's political beliefs, and marginalizes LGBT people working towards responsible and renewable energy. “Those conversations about the executions of LGBT people in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBA legend Jordan speaks out, condemns US gun violencelead in combating racial injustice and gun violence. And in April, when a Nort
NBA legend Jordan speaks out, condemns US gun violence
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
lead in combating racial injustice and gun violence. And in April, when a North Carolina law seen as discriminatory to the LGBT community was pushing the NBA toward moving the 2017 All-Star Game from the Hornets’ arena, a move the league ultimately... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Lance Bass, husband Michael Turchin visit Pulse nightclubknow the community that I've been a part of and fighting for so long, and it's
Lance Bass, husband Michael Turchin visit Pulse nightclub
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 hours ago
know the community that I've been a part of and fighting for so long, and it's just really sad and I just want to show the LGBT community, especially in Orlando, that I love and support them and we will get through this together." This weekend,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Legal Sea Foods faces criticism for 'cold fish' ad mocking Hillary Clintonfeaturing slogans about Mexicans (“If we build a wall on the border, who will e
Legal Sea Foods faces criticism for 'cold fish' ad mocking Hillary Clinton
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
featuring slogans about Mexicans (“If we build a wall on the border, who will eat our delicious fish tacos?”) and the LGBT community (“I support the gay community. That’s why we serve rainbow trout.”). Most recently, the company ran an ad... Read more
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Japan Today
Rakuten extends employee and services benefits to include same-sex partners ‹ Japan Todaythe establishment of a Diversity and Inclusion Group. As part of these efforts,
Rakuten extends employee and services benefits to include same-sex partners ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 hours ago
the establishment of a Diversity and Inclusion Group. As part of these efforts, a review was prompted by a request from its LGBT employees, global trends, and its status as a major international company. As a result of this review, Rakuten will... Read more
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The Mercury News
Major gift for San Jose Museum of ArtArneson's "Five Times for Harvey," a series of five mixed-media portraits of as
Major gift for San Jose Museum of Art
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
Arneson's "Five Times for Harvey," a series of five mixed-media portraits of assassinated San Francisco City Supervisor and LGBT activist Harvey Milk. Bewley, a former trustee of the museum and longtime member of its acquisitions committee,... Read more
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CNBC
Michael Jordan can 'no longer stay silent'of the state of North Carolina's controversial "bathroom bill," which many beli
Michael Jordan can 'no longer stay silent'
CNBC / Posted 4 hours ago
of the state of North Carolina's controversial "bathroom bill," which many believe permits discrimination against the LGBT community. And in 2014, Jordan weighed in on the controversy swirling around then-Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald... Read more
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The Morning Call
Myths in Presbyterian Church disputein the new ECO church. Unfortunately, some persons are more equal than others s
Myths in Presbyterian Church dispute
The Morning Call / Posted 4 hours ago
in the new ECO church. Unfortunately, some persons are more equal than others since ECO imposes harsh restrictions that LGBT persons must be "chaste" (celibate) to serve in any leadership role from pastor to Sunday school teachers. 2. PC (USA)... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky to send 60 delegates to DNC this weekdelegation includes nine African-Americans, two Latinos, one Native American, o
Kentucky to send 60 delegates to DNC this week
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
delegation includes nine African-Americans, two Latinos, one Native American, one Asian-American and five members of the LGBT community. Twelve delegates have a disability, and half of the delegation is comprised of women. Delegates include... Read more
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Fortune
Michelle Obama and Elizabeth Warren Aren’t the Only Powerful Women to Speak at the DNClist of female speakers also includes prominent movers and shakers such as: Pla
Michelle Obama and Elizabeth Warren Aren’t the Only Powerful Women to Speak at the DNC
Fortune / Posted 4 hours ago
list of female speakers also includes prominent movers and shakers such as: Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, LGBT rights activist Sarah McBride, immigration activist Astrid Silva, and The Mothers of the Movement, a group of mothers... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016All-Star Game heading to New Orleans?New Orleans could host the 2017 NBA All-St
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 hours ago
All-Star Game heading to New Orleans?New Orleans could host the 2017 NBA All-Star game following the league's objections to LGBT discrimination laws in North Carolina. The game had been scheduled to be played in Charlotte next February. North... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Daydine at a street-food stall in the Soho district of Hong Kong, China. (SeongJo
Photos of the Day
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
dine at a street-food stall in the Soho district of Hong Kong, China. (SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg) People wave LGBT rainbow flags at Istanbul's Taksim Square as they take part in a political demonstration. (Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Looking: The Movie' Tackles the Existential Crisis Around Gay Marriageof the characters calls a “Stepford homo” sums up the underlying struggle that
'Looking: The Movie' Tackles the Existential Crisis Around Gay Marriage
The Atlantic / Posted 5 hours ago
of the characters calls a “Stepford homo” sums up the underlying struggle that has defined Looking and, in fact, much of LGBT discourse in the 2000s. All along, HBO’s studiously chill depiction of gay-male hipsters has been a flashpoint for... Read more
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ABC Montana
Netflix is making new episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000Anyone Currently Running Celebrities, Sorted Into Hogwarts HousesCelebrities,
Netflix is making new episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000
ABC Montana / Posted 5 hours ago
Anyone Currently Running Celebrities, Sorted Into Hogwarts HousesCelebrities, Sorted Into Hogwarts Houses The Greatest LGBT TV Characters of All TimeThe Greatest LGBT TV Characters of All Time 2016 Summer Movies: The 24 Films You Need to... Read more
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USA Today
LGBT magazine The Advocate endorses Clintonin Charlotte, N.C., on July 25, 2016. (Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP) PHILADELPHIA
LGBT magazine The Advocate endorses Clinton
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
in Charlotte, N.C., on July 25, 2016. (Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP) PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton now has the backing of the LGBT magazine The Advocate. Clinton has made LGBT rights a center point of her campaign and has also been endorsed by the... Read more
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USA Today
Transgender woman serves as official timekeeper for Democratic conventionkeeping speakers on schedule. Richmond said she was contacted for the position
Transgender woman serves as official timekeeper for Democratic convention
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
keeping speakers on schedule. Richmond said she was contacted for the position through her roles as a member of the party’s LGBT advisory board and the committee of Trans United for Hillary. Garrison writes for the Tennessean in Nashville. Read or... Read more
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NBC News
Pride Parade Pops Up in Unlikeliest of Places: Grand Theft Autoon the festival but also furthers the conversation and gives us a chance to tal
Pride Parade Pops Up in Unlikeliest of Places: Grand Theft Auto
NBC News / Posted 6 hours ago
on the festival but also furthers the conversation and gives us a chance to talk about the need for Pride and talking about LGBT issues," Christian Gerdes, president of Stockholm Pride, told NBCOUT via email. "We definitely created a lot of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Celebrity gap: Hillary brings out big names to try overwhelm Trumpcelebrity – reality star and activist Caitlyn Jenner – stayed outside the perim
Celebrity gap: Hillary brings out big names to try overwhelm Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
celebrity – reality star and activist Caitlyn Jenner – stayed outside the perimeter and spoke at a brunch event held by pro-LGBT Republicans pushing the party to be more inclusive when it comes to gay and trans rights. Most watched News... Read more
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Daily News
Canada, UK renew reconciliation callsLanka to take steps to address areas of concern, which included an increase in
Canada, UK renew reconciliation calls
Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Lanka to take steps to address areas of concern, which included an increase in nationalist campaigns (such as “Sinhale”) over recent months, targeting religious minorities and the community of Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender (LGBT). The H... Read more
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The Chronicle
Letter to the editorHB2 makes it difficult to recruit students and researchers to campus. Because o
Letter to the editor
The Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
HB2 makes it difficult to recruit students and researchers to campus. Because of HB2, we can only half-heartedly assure our LGBT students and prospective students that they will be safe and protected when they leave campus. Regardless of varying... Read more
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New Now Next
Australian Football League Launches First Ever Pride MatchClub and the Sydney Swans will compete in the first annual AFL Pride game this
Australian Football League Launches First Ever Pride Match
New Now Next / Posted 7 hours ago
Club and the Sydney Swans will compete in the first annual AFL Pride game this August in an attempt to break down the anti-LGBT stereotypes of the sport. When the two clubs meet for the game on August 13, they’ll be decked out in full rainbow... Read more
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NBC News
Michael Jordan Can 'No Longer Stay Silent'of the state of North Carolina's controversial "bathroom bill," which many beli
Michael Jordan Can 'No Longer Stay Silent'
NBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
of the state of North Carolina's controversial "bathroom bill," which many believe permits discrimination against the LGBT community. And in 2014, Jordan weighed in on the controversy swirling around then-Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald... Read more
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The Hill
LGBT magazine endorses ClintonDemocratic nominee, with the hashtag "#winner." ADVERTISEMENT "She has produc
LGBT magazine endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
Democratic nominee, with the hashtag "#winner." ADVERTISEMENT "She has produced the most complete and impressive LGBT platform of any presidential candidate ever," the magazine stated. The endorsement comes as Democrats kick off their... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knoxville mayor slams GOP for overruling cities' controlhas intervened and trumped local governance on a range of issues including tran
Knoxville mayor slams GOP for overruling cities' control
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 hours ago
has intervened and trumped local governance on a range of issues including transit, nondiscrimination protections for LGBT community, affordable housing and local hire policy for Nashville workers. Local control has become a battle cry for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Jordan ends silence, speaks out on shootingsalso point to Jordan’s Charlotte Hornets franchise employing several minorities
Michael Jordan ends silence, speaks out on shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
also point to Jordan’s Charlotte Hornets franchise employing several minorities in positions of power. When an anti-LGBT bill in North Carolina drew widespread criticism that eventually led the NBA to pull the All-Star game from Charlotte,... Read more
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SportingNews
Michael Jordan breaks public silence on racial tensionthe All-Star game being moved out of Charlotte. "Jordan did not want his annou
Michael Jordan breaks public silence on racial tension
SportingNews / Posted 7 hours ago
the All-Star game being moved out of Charlotte. "Jordan did not want his announcement to take away from the focus on the LGBT community," the spokeswoman claimed. Jordan has long been tied to the quote, “Republicans buy sneakers, too," which was... Read more
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Roll Call
Members Learn About Brexit From the Sourceshow her San Diego ,” Peters said. “I think she was very impressed with the peo
Members Learn About Brexit From the Source
Roll Call / Posted 8 hours ago
show her San Diego ,” Peters said. “I think she was very impressed with the people at the Pride parade. We’ve been electing LGBT people locally for about 25 years now. So I think we’re a little bit further ahead than where Angela comes... Read more
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Roll Call
Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at ConventionHuman Rights Campaign, would be the first transgender speaker at a major party
Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at Convention
Roll Call / Posted 8 hours ago
Human Rights Campaign, would be the first transgender speaker at a major party convention. Co-Chair of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney and LGBT rights activist Sarah McBride will also speak as will other... Read more
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