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Angry viewer tells Arkansas reporter to stop being gay on TV — and his response is perfect

Angry viewer tells Arkansas reporter to stop being gay on TV — and his response is perfect | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Go KARK-TV! Angry viewer tells Arkansas reporter to stop being gay on TV — and his response is perfect https://t.co/9EhGAnl0Ik
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Gender Studies And Clear Speech: What Makes A Voice Sound Feminine?

Gender Studies And Clear Speech: What Makes A Voice Sound Feminine? | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
“Clear speech” tends to increase a listener’s sense of a talker’s femininity: study.
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House Republicans kill their own energy spending bill to prevent LGBT worker protections

House Republicans kill their own energy spending bill to prevent LGBT worker protections | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted down their party’s own Energy Department spending bill on Thursday after Democrats added protections for LGBT workers. An amendment to the spending bill offered by Rep.
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Police in Turkey blast pride parade with water cannons, 'accidentally create rainbow'

Police in Turkey blast pride parade with water cannons, 'accidentally create rainbow' | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A crowd-dispersing method turned into an unwitting symbol of defiance, if this photo is to be believed, in Taksim Square, Turkey yesterday, where the annual gay pride parade was being held. Turkish police used water cannon trucks and...
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China's First Transgender Discrimination Case

China's First Transgender Discrimination Case | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
An arbitration panel ruled against a transgender man who said he was fired unfairly by his former employer.
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5 Ways to Stop Perpetuating Discrimination.

5 Ways to Stop Perpetuating Discrimination. | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Discrimination continues because we perpetuate it. Whether consciously or unconsciously. It's time to look for equality, so we can truly begin to see it. Here's
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Egypt jails 11 men accused of homosexuality

Egypt jails 11 men accused of homosexuality | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
An Egyptian court has sentenced 11 men accused of homosexuality to jail terms of between three and 12 years, legal sources said. The defendants wer
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What Scientists Know—And Don’t Know—About Sexual Orientation - Association for Psychological Science

What Scientists Know—And Don’t Know—About Sexual Orientation - Association for Psychological Science | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Two gay rights activists hacked to death in Bangladesh

Two gay rights activists hacked to death in Bangladesh | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Al-Qaeda affiliate claims responsibility for attack that killed editor of magazine for LGBT community and his associate.
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What it means to be gender-fluid

What it means to be gender-fluid | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
For some people, gender is not just about being male or female; in fact, how one identifies can change every day or even every few hours.
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Man pleads guilty in death of Trans woman Islan Nettles, says his ‘manhood’ was threatened

Man pleads guilty in death of Trans woman Islan Nettles, says his ‘manhood’ was threatened | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A man accused of killing a transgender woman said that he felt his "manhood" was threatened when he found out that the woman he was hitting on had actually been born
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Saudi authorities reportedly seek death penalty for coming out

Saudi authorities reportedly seek death penalty for coming out | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Authorities in Saudi Arabia are reportedly seeking the death penalty for those who come out online.
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Indian fashion designer celebrates transgender women in her new sari collection

Indian fashion designer celebrates transgender women in her new sari collection | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The designer also asked two transgender women to model for her collection's photo shoot.
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Transgender activist dies from eight gunshots after being denied treatment at hospital

Transgender activist dies from eight gunshots after being denied treatment at hospital | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
RT @WindyCityTimes1: Transgender activist dies from eight gunshots after being denied treatment at hospital

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The Doctors Who Refuse to Treat LGBT Patients

The Doctors Who Refuse to Treat LGBT Patients | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A new law in Mississippi makes it legal for physicians and therapists to opt out of care on religious grounds. What does this mean for medicine?
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'HIV prevention wonder drug' must be available on the NHS NOW

'HIV prevention wonder drug' must be available on the NHS NOW | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Dr Michael Brady, medical director of the Terrence Higgins Trust, today calls for PrEP treatment, found to prevent transmission of HIV in almost all cases, to be made available right away.
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House erupts into chaos after LGBT protection amendment narrowly fails

House erupts into chaos after LGBT protection amendment narrowly fails | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Democrats said that GOP leaders made Republicans switch their votes after it looked like the amendment would pass
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New Report Documents 264 Heartbreaking and Powerful Cases of Human Rights Abuses Against LGBT Ugandans - Towleroad

New Report Documents 264 Heartbreaking and Powerful Cases of Human Rights Abuses Against LGBT Ugandans - Towleroad | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A landmark report was released today by Sexual Minorities Uganda documenting 264 verified cases of human rights abuses against LGBTI Ugandans.
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Transgender woman uses restroom In North Carolina governor's office

Transgender woman uses restroom In North Carolina governor's office | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A transgender woman flouted North Carolina's controversial new law by using the women's restroom in the Governor's office and got away with it. It came amid tensions over an anti-LGBT law.
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Thai court sides with foreign gay couple in surrogacy row

Thai court sides with foreign gay couple in surrogacy row | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A Thai court on Tuesday granted a foreign same-sex couple full custody of their surrogate baby daughter following a legal battle with the mother who refuse
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Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-year-old fiance

Pictured together: Harris Wofford and his 40-year-old fiance | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
This is ex-Pennsylvania senator Harris Wofford's long-term partner - who he will marry following his moving op-ed on Sunday. Mr Wofford was married to a woman for 48 years.
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How To React When Someone Comes Out: Dos And Don'ts For Straight Allies | Care2 Causes

How To React When Someone Comes Out: Dos And Don'ts For Straight Allies | Care2 Causes | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Dos and Don'ts for Straight Allies. These general guidelines will help you create a safe space and eliminate tension or embarrassment when someone comes out to
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Colombia the latest Latin American country to have marriage equality

Colombia the latest Latin American country to have marriage equality | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Pope Francis slams anti-gay discrimination — but says no to same-sex marriage

Pope Francis slams anti-gay discrimination — but says no to same-sex marriage | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
RT @RawStory: Pope Francis slams anti-gay discrimination — but says no to same-sex marriage https://t.co/7fYNppLSRl
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