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The WNBA Televises Its Pride With LGBT Campaign

The WNBA Televises Its Pride With LGBT Campaign | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
The WNBA launched its Pride initiative on Sunday, officially embracing the LGBT community. In addition to supporting its gay players and fans, the league stands to make some money off the move.
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The more role models the better!

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Coverage of R. Kelly’s Transgender Son Exposes Media Blindspots - COLORLINES

Coverage of R. Kelly’s Transgender Son Exposes Media Blindspots - COLORLINES | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
Jay, 14, was outed by Atlanta-area bloggers.
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This is not how you deal with transgender children in the media. 

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Jonah Hill Issues Emotional Apology for Anti-Gay Slur

Jonah Hill Issues Emotional Apology for Anti-Gay Slur | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
Jonah Hill openly addressed and apologized for the homophobic remarks he was caught on camera hurling at a photographer this week.
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Watch: Amazing Parents' Amazing Video About Their Amazing Transgender Son ... - The New Civil Rights Movement

Watch: Amazing Parents' Amazing Video About Their Amazing Transgender Son ... - The New Civil Rights Movement | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
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Any child would likely be lucky to have Jeff and Hillary Whittington as parents.
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Adoption Laws and Resources for LGBT Families - AdoptUSKids

Adoption Laws and Resources for LGBT Families - AdoptUSKids | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
RT @AdoptUSKids: #Adoption Laws and Resources for #LGBT Families http://t.co/v7DK7dq75j
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Mentors Provide Lifelong Connections for LGBT Young Adults Exiting Foster Care

Mentors Provide Lifelong Connections for LGBT Young Adults Exiting Foster Care | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency honors National Foster Care Month with HRC.
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The Foster Care Blues and How to Avoid Them - Savvy Seahorse

The Foster Care Blues and How to Avoid Them - Savvy Seahorse | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
Waiting for your children to be legally adoptable from foster care can be tough. Here are some tips to keep your sanity.
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Adopting Our Two Dads

Adopting two Dads An increasing number of gay couples are having children through adoption, ivf and surrogacy. Increasingly, parents will need to explain to ...
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Best Parenting Ever: 'You Can't Hit People Because You Want Pancakes'

Best Parenting Ever: 'You Can't Hit People Because You Want Pancakes' | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
This firm but patient dad dispenses the best parenting wisdom this side of Dr. Spock to his crying child, upset because he presumably just got in trouble.
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AMA Says Transgender Patients Don't Need Surgery To Change Birth Certificate

AMA Says Transgender Patients Don't Need Surgery To Change Birth Certificate | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
The American Medical Association today said transgender people shouldn’t have to have surgery to change their birth certificate. The move by the AMA at the group’s policy-making House of Delegates meeting adds an important medical voice to the recently contentious debate on the issue in state capitals across the country. Transgender people [...]
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This is wonderful news for those looking to change documentation without having surgery.

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Major Newspaper Pulls 'Disgusting And Transphobic' Op-Ed

Major Newspaper Pulls 'Disgusting And Transphobic' Op-Ed | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
The Chicago Sun-Times faced an onslaught of calls for an apology and a retraction after it re-published a National Review op-ed that LGBT advocates are calling "disgusting and transphobic."

The op-ed, written by right-leaning corresponde...
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You'd think that something written by someone at the National Review would be a big red flag...

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Working With Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Families

Working With Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Families http://t.co/Dl4k2H2thY #LGBT #fostercare #adoption
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Poll: Strong Majority Now Believe Gays Should Be Allowed to Adopt Kids

Poll: Strong Majority Now Believe Gays Should Be Allowed to Adopt Kids | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
A strong majority, 63 percent, of Americans now say that same-sex couples should have a legal right to adopt a child, according to a new Gallup poll. About one in three, 35 percent, are opposed.
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Transgender at 5. Parents explain why they let their son Ryland change gender ... - Parentdish

Transgender at 5. Parents explain why they let their son Ryland change gender ... - Parentdish | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
Transgender at 5. Parents explain why they let their son Ryland change gender ...
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Transgender Parents and When to Disclose - Savvy Seahorse

Transgender Parents and When to Disclose - Savvy Seahorse | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
What happens when you are a transgender parent and your kids don't know your history? How do you/did you explain? Are some things better off left a secret?
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LGBT Parenting through foster care

LGBT Parenting through foster care | Savvy Seahorse Queer Parenting | Scoop.it
May was National Foster Care Month, and during this last month I enjoyed many of the recent stories of foster families at RaiseAChild.US.
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Round Table Tuesday: Marriage, Divorce, Should Gay People Adopt Children

click the links below for response videos http://youtu.be/XwgGIlcH6uk http://youtu.be/Be8g6VUB5Ro http://www.facebook.com/pages/1peebrain/116393175098322 htt...
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