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KERA North Texas
Is Fondant Free Speech? Chefs Show Support For Gay Marriage As Court Case LoomsTheir creations were on display Tuesday night at the sixth annual Chefs for Equ
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
Their creations were on display Tuesday night at the sixth annual Chefs for Equality in D.C., a fundraiser hosted by the Human Rights Campaign. Some 140 chefs, pastry chefs and mixologists participated in this year's event. The theme: "Who Can... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Is Fondant Free Speech? Chefs Show Support For Gay Marriage As Court Case LoomsTheir creations were on display Tuesday night at the sixth annual Chefs for Equ
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Their creations were on display Tuesday night at the sixth annual Chefs for Equality in D.C., a fundraiser hosted by the Human Rights Campaign. Some 140 chefs, pastry chefs and mixologists participated in this year's event. The theme: "Who Can... Read more
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Breitbart
Pentagon Will Pay for Sex Change Surgeries Through Early 2018 — And Is Open to Exceptions After Cutoff Dateto Donald Trump and Mike Pence’s discriminatory attacks on transgender troops,”
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
to Donald Trump and Mike Pence’s discriminatory attacks on transgender troops,” said a spokeswoman for the pro-transgender Human Rights Campaign. The “interim guidance” rules released September 18 by Mattis accepts the revolutionary claim that... Read more
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WALB Albany
What does nonbinary mean when talking about gender identityis a person’s internal sense of being male, female, some combination of male an
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
is a person’s internal sense of being male, female, some combination of male and female or neither male nor female. The Human Rights Campaign describes gender expression as an external appearance of one’s gender identity, usually expressed... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
What does nonbinary mean when talking about gender identityis a person’s internal sense of being male, female, some combination of male an
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
is a person’s internal sense of being male, female, some combination of male and female or neither male nor female. The Human Rights Campaign describes gender expression as an external appearance of one’s gender identity, usually expressed... Read more
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Business Wire
Aramark Team Members around the Globe Join Forces to Share Nutrition Knowledge, Inspire Families to Lead Healthy Lifestylesour communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Compa
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twi... Read more
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The Hill
Former Joint Chiefs chairman supports lawsuit against transgender troops banthe study is ongoing. OutServe and Lambda Legal are representing six current t
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
the study is ongoing. OutServe and Lambda Legal are representing six current troops, three people who wish to enlist, the Human Rights Campaign, Seattle-based Gender Justice League and the American Military Partner Association. Their lawsuit is... Read more
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Newsmax
ACLU Asks Judge to Temporarily Halt Trump's Ban on Trans Soldierstransition-related medical expenses, unless a service member's health was in je
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
transition-related medical expenses, unless a service member's health was in jeopardy. The ACLU suit, and another by the Human Rights Campaign in Seattle, claim the plan violates the Equal Protection clause of the Constitution. The president... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
ACLU asks judge to temporarily halt Trump trans soldier bantransition-related medical expenses, unless a service member's health was in je
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
transition-related medical expenses, unless a service member's health was in jeopardy. The ACLU suit, and another by the Human Rights Campaign in Seattle, claim the plan violates the Equal Protection clause of the Constitution. The president... Read more
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Business Wire
Award-Winning “Iron Chef” Cat Cora and Aramark Introduce Wicked Good New Dining Conceptour communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Compa
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twi... Read more
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Roll Call
LGBTQ Women Balance Opportunity, Possible Extinction in CongressFund. In 1998, the Wisconsin Democrat became the first openly gay nonincumbent
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
Fund. In 1998, the Wisconsin Democrat became the first openly gay nonincumbent elected to Congress, with help from the Human Rights Campaign, the Victory Fund, and others. But in the intervening two decades, Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Charlotte mayor unexpectedly loses Democratic primary"voters have grown tired of Roberts' championing of national issues that are di
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
"voters have grown tired of Roberts' championing of national issues that are divisive" and for carrying the water for the Human Rights Campaign. But Fitzgerald said there is little difference between Lyles and Roberts on their voting records and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Researchers use facial recognition tools to predict sexual orientation. LGBT groups aren't happy.the study by Stanford's Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang was published by the Eco
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the study by Stanford's Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang was published by the Economist. In a joint statement, GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign blasted the research as "dangerous and flawed" and warned that its findings were sure to be taken out... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Vi Lyles upsets Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts in Democratic primarythe face of the anti-discrimination ordinance that prompted House Bill 2, also
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
the face of the anti-discrimination ordinance that prompted House Bill 2, also found support from the LGBT community. The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest gay rights organization, gave her nearly $5,200. Donors also included furniture... Read more
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New York Post
Researchers face backlash from LGBTQ groups over AI studywhere coming out is dangerous,” Jim Halloran, GLAAD’s Chief Digital Officer, wr
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
where coming out is dangerous,” Jim Halloran, GLAAD’s Chief Digital Officer, wrote in a joint statement from GLAAD and The Human Rights Campaign. However, the author of the study disagrees with the criticism, stating that this type of technology... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
LGBTQ groups criticize Stanford study that 'predicts' sexual orientation based on facial featuresshorter noses, and larger and more rounded jaws, or "a mosaic of both feminine
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
shorter noses, and larger and more rounded jaws, or "a mosaic of both feminine and masculine features." Both GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign have criticized the study and its researchers, calling it "junk science" and "dangerous." Other... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Researchers use facial recognition tools to predict sexual orientation - LGBT groups aren't happythe study by Stanford's Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang was published by the Eco
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
the study by Stanford's Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang was published by the Economist. In a joint statement, GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign blasted the research as "dangerous and flawed" and warned that its findings were sure to be taken out... Read more
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Daily Mail
Face-reading AI will soon detect your political beliefs and IQhuman ability to make this distinction. But, GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
human ability to make this distinction. But, GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, and the Human Rights Campaign, the US's largest LGBTQ civil rights organization, hit back after the study was released. CAN AI JUDGE... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tathra 14yo taking equality fight to Parliament lawnEddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equa
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Eddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equality, his two mothers by his side. EQUAL RIGHTS: Tathra's Eddie Blewett and his mother Claire Blewett ahead of Tuesday's picnic from 10am at Parliament House where he... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tathra 14yo taking equality fight to Parliament lawnEddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equa
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
Eddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equality, his two mothers by his side. EQUAL RIGHTS: Tathra's Eddie Blewett and his mother Claire Blewett ahead of Tuesday's picnic from 10am at Parliament House where he... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tathra 14yo taking equality fight to Parliament lawnEddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equa
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Eddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equality, his two mothers by his side. EQUAL RIGHTS: Tathra's Eddie Blewett and his mother Claire Blewett ahead of Tuesday's picnic from 10am at Parliament House where he... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tathra 14yo taking equality fight to Parliament lawnEddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equa
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
Eddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equality, his two mothers by his side. EQUAL RIGHTS: Tathra's Eddie Blewett and his mother Claire Blewett ahead of Tuesday's picnic from 10am at Parliament House where he... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tathra 14yo taking equality fight to Parliament lawnEddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equa
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Eddie Blewett, 14, has become a public face of a human rights campaign for equality, his two mothers by his side. EQUAL RIGHTS: Tathra's Eddie Blewett and his mother Claire Blewett ahead of Tuesday's picnic from 10am at Parliament House where he... Read more
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The Temple News
Don’t just say you’re an LGBTQ ally, be oneWithin the LGBTQ community, Black transgender women are the most likely to be v
The Temple News / Posted 10 days ago
Within the LGBTQ community, Black transgender women are the most likely to be victims of fatal violence, according to the Human Rights Campaign — the largest national LGBTQ civil rights organization. In Philadelphia, the owner of ICandy, a... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Sexual orientation can be perceived by artificial intelligence, Stanford study showssuggested the findings of the study posed a threat to the privacy and safety of
KGTV San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
suggested the findings of the study posed a threat to the privacy and safety of gay men and women. GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign denounced the study, saying it made inaccurate assumptions. “Technology cannot identify someone’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Critics slam controversial AI system that can 'tell if you're gay'relating to a person's sexual orientation. But, GLAAD, the world's largest LGB
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
relating to a person's sexual orientation. But, GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, and the Human Rights Campaign, the US's largest LGBTQ civil rights organization, have hit back after the study was released, with a... Read more
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EuroNews
'License to Discriminate': Advocates Slam Justice Dept.'s Gay Rights Briefsweeping license to discriminate against same-sex couples," Sarah Warbelow, leg
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
sweeping license to discriminate against same-sex couples," Sarah Warbelow, legal director for LGBTQ advocacy organization Human Rights Campaign, said in a statement. Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, who... Read more
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New Kerala
Hormel Foods Surpasses Water Reduction Goal and Has Record Year of Giving - newkerala news #270587efforts. In 2016, an additional employee resource group was formed and the comp
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
efforts. In 2016, an additional employee resource group was formed and the company achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index. •Having a record year for charitable giving, with $10.9 million... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
3 Things to Do SaturdayS. Beach St., Ormond Beach. Enjoy this documentary feature on Education Is Not
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
S. Beach St., Ormond Beach. Enjoy this documentary feature on Education Is Not A Crime, the world’s largest street art and human rights campaign, which raises awareness about education apartheid by Iran’s Government against tens of thousands of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ellen Page walks with girlfriend after talking new film with Kate Marafor Mercy (Mara,) a woman on the opposite side of the death penalty debate. Pa
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
for Mercy (Mara,) a woman on the opposite side of the death penalty debate. Page, who came out during a speech at the Human Rights Campaign in 2014, confessed that both she though both she and the New York royal 'we were both sort of in denial... Read more
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EuroNews
DACA Reversal Could Be 'Death Sentence' for LGBTQ Immigrantscommunity," he said. "It would mean being forced to go back to a place where I
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
community," he said. "It would mean being forced to go back to a place where I won't be able to celebrate who I am." The Human Rights Campaign, an LGBTQ civil rights group, said in a statement that ending DACA is "yet another hateful decision by... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
DeVos to revamp Title IX guidance on sex assaults on college campusand the president’s own recorded sexual assault confession during the campaign.
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
and the president’s own recorded sexual assault confession during the campaign.” Sarah Warbelow, legal director for the Human Rights Campaign, said DeVos' announcement suggested "that she would prefer to take America back to a time when it was... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
U of L LGBT Center earns 5 stars from Campus Pride Indextypically advocate for LGBTQ students on a legislative level. More recently, Go
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 15 days ago
typically advocate for LGBTQ students on a legislative level. More recently, Governor Matt Bevin signed Senate Bill 17. The Human Rights Campaign said the bill “would, among other things, allow student groups at colleges, universities and high... Read more
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Breitbart
Colorado Trans-Female Cyclist Says She’s Proof That Having Trans Athletes In Sports is Fairpower data, support more science-based decisions, said Ashland Johnson, the dir
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
power data, support more science-based decisions, said Ashland Johnson, the director of education and research at the Human Rights Campaign who recently conducted a training for U.S. Olympic Committee coaches and administrators to help embrace... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On Israel Institute of New Zealand's 'guide' for votersMonday, 4 September 2017, 2:14 pmPress Release: Palestinian Human Rights Campai
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
Monday, 4 September 2017, 2:14 pmPress Release: Palestinian Human Rights Campaign Leslie Bravery | 4 September 2014The Israel Institute of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Open Questions for David ParkerMonday, 4 September 2017, 12:53 pmPress Release: Palestine Human Rights Campaig
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
Monday, 4 September 2017, 12:53 pmPress Release: Palestine Human Rights Campaign www.palestine.org.nzLeslie BraveryIn August 2017, Debbie Abbas, on behalf of the Palestine Solidarity Network (PSN), sent a request to... Read more
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Al.com
The 'Nashville Statement' is deadly theologyBy Eva Kendrick,Alabama State Director, Human Rights Campaign I am the daughte
Al.com / Posted 19 days ago
By Eva Kendrick,Alabama State Director, Human Rights Campaign I am the daughter, granddaughter, niece and relative of more than ten evangelical Baptist and Methodist ministers in Alabama and Georgia. I am also an openly-gay married woman and the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benjamin Craig Noblemake changes that led to the company being named one of the best places to work
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
make changes that led to the company being named one of the best places to work for members of the LGBT community by the Human Rights Campaign advocacy group last year. Although the company was criticized for not doing more to stop a 2015 change... Read more
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Boston Globe
EMC settles complaint from transgender former employeea LGBT-friendly and inclusive workplace, earning perfect scores in recent years
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
a LGBT-friendly and inclusive workplace, earning perfect scores in recent years on the Corporate Equality Index of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. “This case is a reminder that all employers, even those who are leaders in matters of... Read more
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Lifehacker
How to Be a Straight Ally at WorkA 2014 study by the Human Rights Campaign found that 53 percent of LGBT individ
Lifehacker / Posted 22 days ago
A 2014 study by the Human Rights Campaign found that 53 percent of LGBT individuals remain closeted at work. According to Audrey Gallien, Director of Marketing for Catalyst, a workplace inclusion advocacy organization, even when businesses attempt to... Read more
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The Register
Police deny Notting Hill Carnival face recog tech led to wrongful arrestmillion people enter the general area of the annual carnival. As we reported b
The Register / Posted 22 days ago
million people enter the general area of the annual carnival. As we reported before the carnival, privacy activists and human rights campaign groups had written to Met Commissioner Cressida Dick, urging her not to use the controversial... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump’s transgender military ban meets opposition from many sidesbeen filed, one by the ACLU, another the National Center for Lesbian Rights and
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
been filed, one by the ACLU, another the National Center for Lesbian Rights and joint suit by Lambda Legal Together and the Human Rights Campaign. Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign said, “The president’s transgender military ban violates... Read more
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New Now Next
HRC's Cassidy Karakorn Killed In Car Accident: "[She] Tirelessly Championed Civil Rights For The LGBTQ Community"colleague and friend,” a representative for the LGBT advocacy group said in a s
New Now Next / Posted 23 days ago
colleague and friend,” a representative for the LGBT advocacy group said in a statement. “Over her 17-year career at the Human Rights Campaign, Cassidy tirelessly championed civil rights for the LGBTQ community.” HRC credited Karakorn’s eye for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pentagon chief lets transgender troops remain in service for nowTuesday statement, Mattis appeared cautious about implementing Trump's order.
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Tuesday statement, Mattis appeared cautious about implementing Trump's order. In this July 26 file photo, people with the Human Rights Campaign hold up 'equality flags' during an event on Capitol Hill in support of transgender members of the... Read more
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CBS News
Trump's transgender military ban challenged by civil liberties groupsseeking to join the military (one current service member who is seeking an appo
CBS News / Posted 24 days ago
seeking to join the military (one current service member who is seeking an appointment as an officer in the military), the Human Rights Campaign, and Gender Justice League, a gender and sexuality civil and human rights organization. Mr. Trump... Read more
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NBC Washington
Human Rights Campaign Executive Killed in NE DC CrashAn executive with the Human Rights Campaign was killed in a crash in Northeast
NBC Washington / Posted 24 days ago
An executive with the Human Rights Campaign was killed in a crash in Northeast Washington Saturday night. Cassidy Karakorn, 39, of Northeast Washington was riding a Piaggio scooter eastbound on Florida Avenue at 11:17 p.m. when a driver in the far... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
ACLU sues Trump over transgender military banSeattle by Lambda Legal, on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young tran
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 24 days ago
Seattle by Lambda Legal, on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young transgender men who hope to enlist, along with Human Rights Campaign and the Gender Justice League. "I thought the Army would make a man of me," joked Army Staff Sgt.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Transgender JBLM soldier on lawsuit: ‘The core emotion I feel right now is determination and sense of duty’Drew Layne, 17, of Corpus Christi, Texas, who wants to join the Air Force. The
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
Drew Layne, 17, of Corpus Christi, Texas, who wants to join the Air Force. The nation’s largest LGBT advocacy group, the Human Rights Campaign, is also a plaintiff on behalf of its members. “This ban not only wrongfully prevents patriotic,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
ACLU sues Trump over transgender military banSeattle by Lambda Legal, on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young tran
WAOW Wausau / Posted 24 days ago
Seattle by Lambda Legal, on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young transgender men who hope to enlist, along with Human Rights Campaign and the Gender Justice League. "I thought the Army would make a man of me," joked Army Staff Sgt.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Suits filed over military transgender banin Seattle by Lambda Legal on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young tr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
in Seattle by Lambda Legal on behalf of a 12-year Army veteran and two young transgender men who hope to enlist, along with Human Rights Campaign and the Gender Justice League. "I thought the Army would make a man of me," joked Army Staff Sgt.... Read more
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