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Indiana-victim-of-serial-killer-IDd-40-years-after-being-found

  Indiana victim of serial killer ID'd 40 years after being found

A 19-year-old from Jasper County, Indiana, has been identified as a victim of serial killer Larry Eyler—nearly 40 years after the victim died, ABC 7 Chicago reported. The remains of William Joseph Lewis of Peru, Indiana, ...


 
Lambda-Legal-to-Justice-Kavanaugh-Not-in-our-name

  Lambda Legal to Justice Kavanaugh: Not in our name

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This morning, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, a case that has the potential to directly or effectively overturn landmark precedent protecting the right ...


 
CDC-Tougher-restrictions-set-in-response-to-new-COVID-variant

  CDC: Tougher restrictions set in response to new COVID variant

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that the United States is moving to require that all air travelers entering the country show a negative COVID-19 test performed within one day of departure in ...


 
FDA-pushed-to-end-discriminatory-tissue-donation-policy

  FDA pushed to end discriminatory tissue donation policy

--From a press release

Chicago, IL. — U.S Representatives Mike Quigley (D-IL), Joe Neguse (D-CO), David Cicilline (D-RI), and U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Michael Bennet (D-CO), and Elizabeth Warren ...


 
HRC-encourages-LGBTQ-people-to-sign-up-for-health-insurance-plans-

  HRC encourages LGBTQ+ people to sign up for health insurance plans

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is encouraging LGBTQ+ people to sign up for health insurance as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid's Services (CMS) kicks off its LGBTQ+ Theme Week (Nov. 28 - ...


 
Billy-Masters

  Billy Masters

"The obvious one would be A Little Night Music. I know I could do that role very well now that I've gotten to this stage in my life, and you know it's a beautiful song in there. It's perfection."—Sarah Brightman reveals ...


 
SHOWBIZ-Netflix-Kal-Penn-Dennis-Rodman-The-Voice-Euphoria

  SHOWBIZ Netflix, Kal Penn, Dennis Rodman, 'The Voice,' 'Euphoria'

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Terra Field—one of the Netflix employees who organized the walkout around Dave Chappelle's comedy special The Closer—has resigned from the streamer, Deadline reported. Field, along with B. Pagels-Minor, organized an ...


 
NATIONAL-Asylum-case-TDOR-items-activist-dies-trans-hockey-team

  NATIONAL Asylum case, TDOR items, activist dies, trans hockey team

Mattie Tux Horton—a transgender woman from Zimbabwe who lives in Rockville, Maryland—won her asylum case in late October after living in the United States for the past five years, The Washington Blade reported. Although she has ...


 
Broadway-titan-Stephen-Sondheim-dies-at-91

  Broadway titan Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

Stephen Sondheim, one of the giants of Broadway songwriting, died Nov. 26 at his home in Roxbury, Connecticut, according to media reports. He was 91. Among the works in the legend's oeuvre are Company (1970), Follies ...


 
Three-white-men-found-guilty-in-fatal-shooting-of-Ahmaud-Arbery

  Three white men found guilty in fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

On Nov. 24, a jury found three white men guilty of murder and other charges in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, who was Black, early last year, according to media reports. Father and son Gregory ...


 
MUSIC-Grammy-nominations-announced-GLAAD-comments

  MUSIC Grammy nominations announced; GLAAD comments

On Nov. 23, the nominations for the 64th Annual Grammy Awards were announced. John Batiste, the musician who also serves as the bandleader on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, led among all nominees with 11 ...


 
MUSIC-Controversial-rapper-DaBaby-postpones-shows

  MUSIC Controversial rapper DaBaby postpones shows

DaBaby's return to touring following fallout for making anti-gay comments at the Rolling Loud music festival in Miami this past summer has been postponed, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. The rapper's been promoting his "Live Show ...


 
The-National-Black-Justice-Coalition-mourns-death-of-Angel-Naira-

  The National Black Justice Coalition mourns death of Angel Naira

--From a press release

ALIQUIPPA, PA — The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) mourns the death of Angel Naira, a 36-year-old Black transgender woman. Naira was shot to death in her home in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, on November 11, 2021. She ...


 
Honoring-Emmett-Tills-mothers-100th-birthday-Medill-launches-institute

  Honoring Emmett Till's mother's 100th birthday, Medill launches institute

--From a Northwestern University press release

EVANSTON, Ill. —- November 23 marks the 100th birthday of Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother of Emmett Till, the 14-year-old Chicago boy who was brutally lynched in the Mississippi Delta in 1955. Her decision to "let the ...


 
Missouri-district-returning-LGBTQ-books-to-high-school-libraries

  Missouri district returning LGBTQ+ books to high school libraries

In Missouri, the North Kansas City School district said it would return two books exploring LGBTQ+ themes to its high school libraries following public outcry, The Hill noted. The district announced its plans to reshelve All ...


 
TV-JoJo-Siwa-in-finale-of-Dancing-with-the-Stars-and-the-winner-is8230

  TV JoJo Siwa in finale of 'Dancing with the Stars' and the winner is…

Queer social-media and reality-show figure JoJo Siwa made history on this season of Dancing with the Stars by being part of the series' first same-sex couple (with partner Jenna Johnson)—and the twosome made it all the ...


 
Christina-Kahrl-Monica-Roberts-named-to-LGBTQ-Journalists-Hall-of-Fame

  Christina Kahrl, Monica Roberts named to LGBTQ Journalists Hall of Fame

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 22, 2021) — Today, NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists announced that BaseballProspectus.com co-founder and San Francisco Chronicle sports editor Christina Kahrl and TransGriot founder Monica Roberts ...


 
Billy-Masters

  Billy Masters

"Back in the '80s, I did blow at that Chevron and dropped acid at that 7-Eleven."—Belinda Carlisle gives her son, James Duke Mason, a walking tour of West Hollywood. Watch The Go-Go's get inducted into the ...


 
SHOWBIZ-9-1-1-Billie-Jean-King-Lena-Waithe-singer-Mary-Lambert-White-Party

  SHOWBIZ '9-1-1,' Billie Jean King, Lena Waithe, singer Mary Lambert, White Party

Actor Rockmond Dunbar left the Fox show 9-1-1 after four seasons over a vaccine mandate, Deadline noted. His gay character, Michael Grant, was abruptly written off in the Nov. 15 episode, leaving fans of the first-responder ...


 
NATIONAL-NY-governor-GLSEN-report-flower-shop-political-items

  NATIONAL N.Y. governor, GLSEN report, flower shop, political items

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed a pair of LGBTQ-related bills aimed at protecting sex-trafficking survivors as well as requiring utility and telephone companies to respect customers' preferred pronouns, The New York Post reported. One of ...


 
Activist-projects-names-of-trans-dead-on-Netflix-HQ

  Activist projects names of trans dead on Netflix HQ

--From a press release

LOS GATOS — On the Trans Day of Remembrance, the names of trans people who died this year were projected onto Netflix's Silicon Valley headquarters. The words of light were visible from Winchester Boulevard, over the ...


 
Legendary-costume-designer-accused-of-sexual-harassment-abuse

  Legendary costume designer accused of sexual harassment, abuse

Legendary costume designer and six-time Tony winner William Ivey Long—a onetime head of the American Theatre Wing, which gives out the Tony Awards—has been accused of sexual harassment and abuse by two different men, according to ...


 
DNC-makes-statement-on-Transgender-Day-of-Remembrance

  DNC makes statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance

--From a Democratic National Committee press release

DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and DNC LGBTQ Caucus Chair Earl Fowlkes released the following statement to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov. 20): "This Transgender Day of Remembrance, we honor the lives lost due to anti-trans ...


 
NBJC-commemorates-Transgender-Day-of-Remembrance-in-what-may-be-deadliest-year

  NBJC commemorates Transgender Day of Remembrance in what may be deadliest year

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, DC — Since January of 2021, at least 46 transgender or gender-nonconforming/non-binary people in the United States have had their lives taken from them - putting 2021 on track to be the deadliest year on ...


 
Rainbow-Railroad-plans-When-I-Am-Free-benefit-concert-to-get-LGBTQIs-to-safety-

  Rainbow Railroad plans 'When I Am Free' benefit concert to get LGBTQI+s to safety

--From a press release. Videos below

Chicago, IL (November 12, 2021) - The annual Chicago 5 Lives Fundraiser hosted by Rainbow Railroad is proud to return this year with "When I Am Free", a benefit concert offering attendees a premier evening of ...


 
COVID-US-opens-boosters-for-all-adults

  COVID U.S. opens boosters for all adults

On Nov. 19, the United States, through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), allowed COVID-19 booster shots for all adults and took the extra step of urging people 50 and older to seek one, ...


 
Four-LGBTQ-leaders-to-be-inducted-into-LGBTQ-Victory-Hall-of-Fame

  Four LGBTQ leaders to be inducted into LGBTQ Victory Hall of Fame

--From a press release

Washington, DC — LGBTQ Victory Institute announced it will induct four political leaders into the 2021 class of the LGBTQ Victory Hall of Fame, which honors the LGBTQ elected officials, appointed officials and candidates who made ...


 
Kyle-Rittenhouse-found-not-guilty-on-all-charges

  Kyle Rittenhouse found not guilty on all charges

On Nov. 19 in Wisconsin, a Kenosha County jury composed of seven women and five men acquitted Kyle Rittenhouse of all charges against him, finding the teenage gunman acted in self-defense when he fatally shot two ...


 
HHS-acts-to-prevent-discrimination-strengthen-civil-rights-

  HHS acts to prevent discrimination, strengthen civil rights

--From a press release

Washington D.C. — Today, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) and Office for Civil Rights (OCR), announced actions to further ...


 
Bishops-approve-paper-that-falls-short-of-denying-Communion-to-pro-choice-Biden

  Bishops approve paper that falls short of denying Communion to pro-choice Biden

--From a press release

On Nov. 17, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops voted overwhelmingly to approve a document that fell short of refusing Holy Communion to President Joe Biden or others who support abortion rights—something conservatives in the Church ...


 
Biden-nominates-second-lesbian-as-federal-judge

  Biden nominates second lesbian as federal judge

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer recommended that President Joe Biden elevate the Manhattan federal judge overseeing the sex-abuse trial of British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell to the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Reuters reported. Biden ...


 
Safe-Schools-For-All-to-help-students-take-action-against-bullying

  "Safe Schools For All" to help students take action against bullying

--From a press release

WASHINGTON — As schools and school districts across the country face hostile protests of LGBTQI+ inclusive education, students who are experiencing discrimination, bullying and harassment based on their sexual orientation ...


 
184-LGBTQ-candidates-won-elected-office-in-2021-trans-cisg-women-best-win-loss-records

  184 LGBTQ candidates won elected office in 2021; trans, cisg women best win/loss records

--From a press release

Washington, DC — At least 184 out LGBTQ candidates won elected office throughout 2021, more than in any other odd-numbered election year in U.S. history. The previous record was 169 candidates set in 2019. Transgender women ...


 
SAGE-Board-of-Directors-dedicates-1M-to-support-trans-elders

  SAGE Board of Directors dedicates $1M to support trans elders

--From a press release

[New York, NY] SAGE, the world's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of LGBTQ+ elders, is proud to announce the Transgender and Non-Binary (TGNB) Elder Program Equity Fund. Trans Awareness Week is ...


 
Word-is-Out-Queer-Media-Collaborative-launched-by-LMA

  Word is Out: Queer Media Collaborative launched by LMA

--From a press release

Local Media Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of Word Is Out: The Queer Media Collaborative, with initial funding from the Google News Initiative Innovation ...


 
Word-is-Out-Queer-Media-Collaborative-launched-by-LMA

  Word is Out: Queer Media Collaborative launched by LMA

--From a press release

Local Media Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of Word Is Out: The Queer Media Collaborative, with initial funding from the Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge. The Queer Media Collaborative (QMC) will focus on business ...


 
More-than-a-quarter-of-LGBT-state-local-employees-face-discrimination-at-work

  More than a quarter of LGBT state, local employees face discrimination at work

--From a Williams Institute press release

More than one-quarter of LGBT state and local employees have experienced discrimination at work About half of LGBT people who work in education and law enforcement are not out to their supervisors Over 600,000 LGBT employees ...


 
Wyoming-GOP-no-longer-recognizes-Liz-Cheney

  Wyoming GOP no longer recognizes Liz Cheney

The Wyoming Republican Party will no longer recognize U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney as a member of the GOP in its second formal rebuke for her criticism of former President Donald Trump, NBC News reported. The 31-29 ...


 
New-posters-advise-Native-American-caregivers-on-raising-LGBTQ-2S-children

  New posters advise Native American caregivers on raising LGBTQ-2S children

By Cris Villalonga-Vivoni

On Oct. 27, the Family Acceptance Project (FAP) at San Francisco State University further expanded its ongoing "Healthy Futures" poster series by launching three new behavioral guides for indigenous parents ...


 
Billy-Masters-

  Billy Masters

"I was like, 'I hope this doesn't make anyone uncomfortable, but this is how I feel.' I love this person, and I want to be open in every way … and hopefully show people that they also don't need to hide ...


 
SHOWBIZ-Theater-items-Lady-Gaga-Justice-League-Queer-Tom-of-Finland

  SHOWBIZ Theater items, Lady Gaga, 'Justice League Queer,' Tom of Finland

Eighteen months after he died of COVID, the life of playwright Terrence McNally was celebrated in a packed house Nov. 1 at the Schoenfeld Theatre, Gay City News noted. Tributes poured in from theater artists, while ...


 
NATIONAL-Navy-items-lesbian-bar-founder-QueerArt-trans-guide

  NATIONAL Navy items, lesbian bar founder, QueerArt, trans guide

A Navy ship named for slain gay-rights leader Harvey Milk, who served four years in the Navy before being forced out, was christened and launched in San Diego Bay, Navy Times noted. The replenishment oiler USNS ...


 
Britney-Spears-conservatorship-ends

  Britney Spears' conservatorship ends

The conservatorship that has controlled Britney Spears' finances, personal life and medical decisions since 2008, and which for many years was controlled by her father, Jamie Spears, has ended. On Nov. 12, Los Angeles County Superior ...


 
Emails-show-how-Trump-officials-planned-to-downplay-COVID-dangers-

  Emails show how Trump, officials planned to downplay COVID dangers

The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis released new emails and documents that show the extent to which top White House officials, under former President Donald Trump, interfered in the Centers for Disease Control and ...


 
Lambda-Literary-executive-director-stepping-down

  Lambda Literary executive director stepping down

Lambda Literary Executive Director Sue Landers announced that she is stepping down. In an open letter, Landers stated, "On December 1, I will step down as executive director. Maxwell Scales and Cleopatra Acquaye-Reynolds will join the ...


 
National-groups-to-NCAA-include-protections-for-trans-athletes-in-new-rules

  National groups to NCAA: include protections for trans athletes in new rules

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and Athlete Ally sent a letter to National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) President Mark Emmert and NCAA governance calling on the ...


 
COVID-Colorado-governor-opens-boosters-for-everyone

  COVID Colorado governor opens boosters for everyone

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed an executive order Nov. 10 allowing any fully vaccinated Colorado adult to receive a COVID-19 booster shot, Rocky Mountain PBS reported. "The health and safety of Coloradans [have] been my top ...


 
Oklahoma-governor-orders-halt-to-non-binary-birth-certificates

  Oklahoma governor orders halt to non-binary birth certificates

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has issued an executive order to stop the Oklahoma State Department of Health from issuing non-binary birth certificates, KFOR.com reported. "Neither this statute nor Oklahoma law otherwise [provides] OSDH or others any ...


 
Death-of-Marquiisha-Quii-Lawrence-in-South-Carolina-makes-2021-deadliest-year-for-trans-people

  Death of Marquiisha 'Quii' Lawrence in South Carolina makes 2021 deadliest year for trans people

--From a press release

GREENVILLE, SC- The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) mourns the death of Marquiisha 'Quii' Lawrence, a 28-year-old Black transgender woman. Lawrence was shot and killed in her home in Greenville, South Carolina, on November 4, 2021. ...


 
National-AIDS-Memorial-to-hold-World-AIDS-Day-national-events-Nov-30-and-Dec-1

  National AIDS Memorial to hold World AIDS Day national events Nov. 30 and Dec. 1

--From a press release

SAN FRANCISCO (Nov. 9, 2021) — On December 1, the National AIDS Memorial brings three powerful programs to the public for World AIDS Day that offer inspiration, hope, remembrance, and reflection. The programming, free to the ...


 
Human-Rights-Campaign-Foundation-releases-data-on-COVID-19-LGBTQ-health-equity

  Human Rights Campaign Foundation releases data on COVID-19 & LGBTQ+ health equity

--From a Human Rights Campaign Foundation press release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization ...


 
Lawsuits-filed-in-Indiana-and-Tennessee-regarding-trans-students

  Lawsuits filed in Indiana and Tennessee regarding trans students

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a federal lawsuit against an Indiana school district on behalf of two transgender high school students, according to Newsweek. Also, Lambda Legal, the ACLU and the ACLU of ...


 
Actor-Kal-Penn-discusses-coming-out-acting-journey-systemic-racism-during-tour

  Actor Kal Penn discusses coming out, acting journey, systemic racism during tour

Following the publishing of actor Kal Penn's memoir You Can't Be Serious, he stopped in Chicago on Nov. 6 to discuss his Hollywood and White House careers—and the news of his coming out. Co-founder of Vice ...


 
TV-General-Hospital-star-blasted-for-anti-trans-post-91UPDATE93

  TV 'General Hospital' star blasted for anti-trans post [UPDATE]

Ingo Rademacher, a star of ABC's General Hospital since joining the show in 1996 as Jasper "Jax" Jacks, has been slammed by castmates for posting a transphobic social-media message, Deadline noted. Rademacher had previously been known ...


 
Billy-Masters

  Billy Masters

"Of course I have. I'm an actor, for f**k's sake!"—Tom Hardy, when asked if he's had sex with men. Good to know. Sherri Shepherd is having a busy fall. She kicked off October by returning to ...


 
COVID-US-lifts-international-travel-ban

  COVID U.S. lifts international travel ban

On Nov. 8, the United States lifted restrictions on travel from a long list of countries including Mexico, Canada and most of Europe—allowing tourists to make long-delayed trips and family members to reconnect with loved ones ...


 
NATIONAL-Creating-Change-trans-patient-case-queer-artist-DC-activist-dies

  NATIONAL Creating Change, trans patient case, queer artist, D.C. activist dies

The National LGBTQ Task Force has opened registration for the Creating Change Conference, the largest LGBTQ+ activist conference in the country, per a press release. The conference will be held in person in host city New ...


 
SHOWBIZ-Gay-mens-chorus-upcoming-films-Tiger-King-Mariah-Carey

  SHOWBIZ Gay men's chorus, upcoming films, 'Tiger King,' Mariah Carey

Video below

The New York City Gay Men's Chorus announced its return to the rehearsal room, per a press release. On Nov. 1, 51 members gathered at P.S. 11 in Chelsea, Manhattan, to sing for the first time ...


 
Same-sex-partners-can-now-access-Social-Security-survivors-benefits

  Same-sex partners can now access Social Security survivor's benefits

--From a press release

[New York, NY] This week, Lambda Legal has announced that the Social Security Administration (SSA) has withdrawn its appeals in two cases on behalf of surviving same-sex partners and spouses whom SSA had previously denied from ...


 
MUSIC-ABBA-releases-new-album-Voyage-

  MUSIC ABBA releases new album, Voyage

ABBA, one of the most successful pop groups of all time, released Voyage—their first album in nearly 40 years. Details of Voyage were announced in early September, along with "ABBA Voyage," the new concert that will ...


 
Kinzinger-considering-runs-for-governor-president

  Kinzinger considering runs for governor, president

U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) is actively weighing whether to seek his political fortunes in the U.S. Senate, the Illinois governor's mansion and even the White House—despite serious questions about whether there's any future ...


 
Bisexual-youth-tell-their-identity-stories-in-new-book

  Bisexual youth tell their identity stories in new book

While Zoomer (Gen Z) and millennial young adults are increasingly rejecting traditional sexual labels, Ritch C. Savin-Williams explores the topic of bisexuality in his newest book BI: Bisexual, Pansexual, Fluid ...


 
1000-LGBTQ-elected-officials-will-serve-for-first-time

  1000+ LGBTQ elected officials will serve for first time

--From a LGBTQ Victory Fund press release

Washington, DC — As of 3:45pm ET on November 3 and as ballots continue to be counted, 83 LGBTQ candidates endorsed by LGBTQ Victory Fund have won their races and five remain undecided, out of the ...


 
National-Black-Justice-Coalition-applauds-Black-LGBTQ-candidate-victories

  National Black Justice Coalition applauds Black, LGBTQ+ candidate victories

--From a press release

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Black Justice Coalition celebrates the election and re-election of Black LGBTQ+ elected officials across the country. The following Black LGBTQ+ or same gender loving people won at the polls last night: ...


 
NJ-governor-re-elected-in-tight-race

  N.J. governor re-elected in tight race

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has become the first Democratic governor in more than four decades to win re-election in the Garden State, according to CNN.com. Murphy's victory over Republican nominee Jack Ciattarelli, albeit slim, defied ...


 
GLAAD-releases-latest-Accelerating-Acceptance-Study

  GLAAD releases latest Accelerating Acceptance Study

--From a press release

New York, NY - Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021 - GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced the findings of its seventh annual Accelerating Acceptance Study, a nationa ...


 
Actress-Kristen-Stewart-announces-engagement-

  Actress Kristen Stewart announces engagement

Actress Kristen Stewart announced she and actress/screenwriter Dylan Meyer are engaged in an interview with Howard Stern, CNN.com noted. "We're marrying, we're totally gonna do it," Stewart said. "I wanted to be proposed to, so I ...


 
Election-night-Big-wins-for-LGBTQs-people-of-color

  Election night: Big wins for LGBTQs, people of color

In the midst of mixed news for both main political parties regarding seemingly prominent elections (Republican Glenn Youngkin winning the Virginia governor's race; Democrat Eric Adams becoming mayor of New York City), the other major story ...


 
Historic-number-of-out-LGBTQ-NYC-Council-candidates-win-election

  Historic number of out LGBTQ NYC Council candidates win election

--From a press release

Washington, DC — Six out LGBTQ candidates endorsed by LGBTQ Victory Fund won their general election campaigns for the New York City Council tonight, increasing the ...


 
Believe-Out-Loud-multi-faith-statement-decries-Texas-anti-trans-youth-law

  Believe Out Loud multi-faith statement decries Texas' anti trans youth law

--From a press release

DALLAS, Texas (Nov. 2, 2021) — A national coalition of 37 organizations and more than 171 individuals have endorsed a multi-faith statement of solidarity with transgender children in Texas, after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into ...


 
BREAKING-Lesbian-confirmed-to-appeals-court

  BREAKING Lesbian confirmed to appeals court

On Nov. 1, the U.S. Senate confirmed the appointment of the first openly LGBT woman—a graduate of Dartmouth College and the University of Chicago Law School—for a seat on a federal appeals circuit bench. The roll-call ...


 
Departments-dismiss-appeals-of-same-sex-Social-Security-survivor-case

  Departments dismiss appeals of same-sex Social Security survivor case

On Nov. 1, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Social Security Administration (SSA) dismissed their Ninth Circuit appeals of two nationwide class-action suits that Lambda Legal won. The original ruling was in favor of surviving ...


 
Baldwin-calls-for-reversal-of-previous-administrations-transgender-prison-policy

  Baldwin calls for reversal of previous administration's transgender prison policy

--From a press release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) joined Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Ed Markey (D-MA), Patty Murray (D-WA), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Kirsten Gillibrand ...


 
Billy-Masters

  Billy Masters

"Happy Birthday to @jessetyler the object of my desire. This love affair has gone on for what seems like an eternity...I love this man more than pussy."—Lea DeLaria posts a very disturbing Instagram birthday greeting to ...


 
Trans-Netflix-employees-file-labor-suit

  Trans Netflix employees file labor suit

Two transgender Netflix employees have filed labor charges against the streaming giant in the wake of the Dave Chappelle controversy concerning his special The Closer, alleging the company retaliated against them for speaking out against the ...


 





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