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Judge Allows Same-Sex Weddings to Continue in Utah - NYTimes.com

Judge Allows Same-Sex Weddings to Continue in Utah - NYTimes.com | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Hey America, your govt is forcing gay people to get married in stairwells. Grow up. http://t.co/M88bUiAbbd
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Experts urge lifting ban on blood donations by gay men - CBS News

Experts urge lifting ban on blood donations by gay men - CBS News | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
CBS News Experts urge lifting ban on blood donations by gay men CBS News The United States should repeal a 30-year policy that bans blood donations from gay and bisexual men, according to a team of medical and legal experts writing this week in the...
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Superhero TV show 'The Flash' to feature two gay characters ...

Superhero TV show 'The Flash' to feature two gay characters ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Superhero TV show The Flash will have at least two recurring gay characters, it has been revealed.
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Transgender woman's death draws national attention, calls for justice - Baltimore Sun (blog)

Transgender woman's death draws national attention, calls for justice - Baltimore Sun (blog) | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Transgender woman's death draws national attention, calls for justice Baltimore Sun (blog) Police say the killing of Henderson, 26, a transgender woman, bears similarities to the killing of another transgender woman named Kandy Hall, 40, about a...
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NIH Spends $358K to Reduce Health Disparities among LGBTQ Youth of Color - CNSNews.com

NIH Spends $358K to Reduce Health Disparities among LGBTQ Youth of Color - CNSNews.com | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
NIH Spends $358K to Reduce Health Disparities among LGBTQ Youth of Color CNSNews.com According to the grant, LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) youth of color abuse alcohol, tobacco, and drugs, engage in risky sexual behaviors, and...
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23 Amazing Things America Would Be Missing Without Queer People

23 Amazing Things America Would Be Missing Without Queer People | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Over the years, American queers have made massive contributions to the advancement of our society and culture. From "The Glass Menagerie" to the work of Andy Warhol, our nation's culture has been drastically shaped by the work of queer peop...
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News from The Associated Press

News from The Associated Press | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
BREAKING: Obama to sign order banning federal contractors from discriminating against gay employees, official says: http://t.co/RBMseQxgqa
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Scores of gay couples married in Milwaukee, Madison - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Scores of gay couples married in Milwaukee, Madison - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Scores of gay couples married in Milwaukee, Madison Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Same-sex couples, joyous after hearing the news a federal judge had overturned the state's gay marriage ban, rushed to the Dane County and Milwaukee County courthouses...
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Judge Says 'Ex-Gay' Therapists Must Pay, Texas GOP Doubles Down

Judge Says 'Ex-Gay' Therapists Must Pay, Texas GOP Doubles Down | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
The Texas Republican Party has written support for "ex-gay" conversion therapy into their party platform at the same time as a judge in New Jersey has ruled that organisations and therapists who use the discredited techniques may be held...
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Duke Univ. Press Debuts Academic Journal for Transgender Studies - Advocate.com

Duke Univ. Press Debuts Academic Journal for Transgender Studies - Advocate.com | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“Advocate.com Duke Univ. Press Debuts Academic Journal for Transgender Studies Advocate.com Manning's picture "could be no better illustration of the timeliness or significance of paying careful attention to transgender issues," write co-editors...”
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More than 2.7 billion people live in countries where being gay is a crime - The Guardian

More than 2.7 billion people live in countries where being gay is a crime - The Guardian | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“The Guardian More than 2.7 billion people live in countries where being gay is a crime The Guardian The stark figure from the International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA) highlights the discrimination faced by gay people around the world; the...”
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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Human Rights Issues - US Department of State (press release)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Human Rights Issues - US Department of State (press release) | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“LGBTQ Nation Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Human Rights Issues US Department of State (press release) The U.S.”
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Yup It's True, Trans and Queer Students Get Title IX Protections Too

Yup It's True, Trans and Queer Students Get Title IX Protections Too | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“"Title IX’s sex discrimination prohibition extends to claims of discrimination based on gender identity or failure to conform to stereotypical notions of masculinity or femininity and OCR accepts s...”
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Dozens protest Smith College transgender policy outside college admission office - MassLive.com

Dozens protest Smith College transgender policy outside college admission office - MassLive.com | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Dozens protest Smith College transgender policy outside college admission office MassLive.com NORTHAMPTON – More than three dozen women picketed outside the Smith College admission office Thursday morning calling for Smith College to change its...
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Acclaimed ‘supermodel’ Andreja Pejic comes out as transgender

Acclaimed ‘supermodel’ Andreja Pejic comes out as transgender | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Bosnian-born supermodel Andreja Pejic, known for her striking androgyny, has come out as transgender, announcing on social media Thursday that she’s transitioned from male to female, and that doing so has saved her life.
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'Trans Bodies, Trans Selves': A Modern Manual By And For Trans People - NPR

'Trans Bodies, Trans Selves': A Modern Manual By And For Trans People - NPR | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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'Trans Bodies, Trans Selves': A Modern Manual By And For Trans People
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The growing number of people who identify as transgender is raising a lot of interesting and complicated questions about gender identity.
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Obama to Sign Order Barring Anti-Gay Discrimination - Wall Street Journal

Obama to Sign Order Barring Anti-Gay Discrimination - Wall Street Journal | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
CBS News Obama to Sign Order Barring Anti-Gay Discrimination Wall Street Journal WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama will act Monday to bar federal contractors from discriminating against gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender workers, with only a...
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Obama to expand discrimination protections to transgender workers ...

Obama to expand discrimination protections to transgender workers ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
The White House is preparing an executive order that will provide federal workers who are transgender formal protection from discrimination in the workplace, President Barack Obama announced this week.
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Gay And Bisexual Men Who Use Grindr, Other Hookup Apps Have Higher Risk ... - Medical Daily

Gay And Bisexual Men Who Use Grindr, Other Hookup Apps Have Higher Risk ... - Medical Daily | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Gay And Bisexual Men Who Use Grindr, Other Hookup Apps Have Higher Risk ...
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Bozell & Graham Column: The 'Transgender Tipping Point' to ...

Bozell & Graham Column: The 'Transgender Tipping Point' to ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Time magazine placed “Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox (born as Charles Cox) on the cover as the face of “The Transgender Tipping Point: America's Next Civil Rights Frontier.” Cox wrote on Facebook that the ...
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​CBS News Poll: Transgender kids and school bathrooms - CBS News

​CBS News Poll: Transgender kids and school bathrooms - CBS News | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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CBS News Poll: Transgender kids and school bathrooms
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As the issue of the rights of transgender people comes more to the foreground, schools across the U.S.
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National Gay Blood Drive Announcement Video 2014

“On July 11th, a nationwide blood drive will take place to bring attention to the FDA's gay blood ban & help save lives. Gay & bisexual men will show their willingness to contribute by bringing...”
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"Gay Dads Develop Brain Patterns Of Both Mothers And Fathers, Study Finds" - ThinkProgress

"Gay Dads Develop Brain Patterns Of Both Mothers And Fathers, Study Finds" - ThinkProgress | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“ThinkProgress "Gay Dads Develop Brain Patterns Of Both Mothers And Fathers, Study Finds" ThinkProgress Researchers at Bar-Ilan University in Israel compared the brain scans of new moms, new straight dads, and new gay dads, and found that the gay...”
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Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights around the world

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights around the world | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“Being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender is illegal in almost 80 countries, and in at least five of them is still punishable by death.”
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Gay donor: Gay rights not 'inevitable' - Politico

Gay donor: Gay rights not 'inevitable' - Politico | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“Politico Gay donor: Gay rights not 'inevitable' Politico The software entrepreneur has spent the last two decades working to advance LGBT rights, often through alliances with both Republicans and Democrats.”
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What It's Like To Be Bi

What It's Like To Be Bi | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“No, it's not "a phase." (RT @TheShaneFiles: What It’s Like To Be Bi http://t.co/bcFU1xwcdT For you @babymonstergoon :))”
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