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U.S: Transgender teenager takes his own life

A 17-year-old transgender boy from Pennsylvania has taken his own life by jumping in front of a train.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Miami Herald

'Lady Valor' Kristin Beck, a transgender retired Navy SEAL, is the anti-Barbie

"Between 50 and 60 women are killed per year for not being Barbie. Because we're not Barbie, we're allowed to be killed? And nobody really cares.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Coral Gables, FL

WYFF-TV Greenville

Suit filed on behalf of teen forced by DMW to remove makeup

A lawsuit will be filed Tuesday on behalf of an Upstate teen who was forced to take off his makeup for a driver's license pictures, despite the fact he lives in girl's clothing and makeup every day.

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WGBH

Doing The Hard Work Of Becoming A 'Real Man'

Here is something I wish I'd been taught when I was still a limp-wristed little boy: Any man who says that the performance of red-blooded masculinity comes naturally and is easy to pull off is either lying to you, or worse, himself.

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Brandon Sun

Transgender woman says community faces discrimination in job search

Melissa Hudson says 30 years of experience in the Toronto business world hasn't been enough to land her a job, despite numerous call-backs on her resume for first-round interviews.

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DurhamRegion.com

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Melissa Hudson says 30 years of experience in the Toronto business world hasn't been enough to land her a job, despite numerous call-backs on her resume for first-round interviews.

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Nanaimo Daily News

Transgender woman says community faces discrimination in job search

Transgender Melissa Hudson is shown in a handout photo. Hudson says 30 years of experience in the Toronto business world hasn't been enough to land her a job, despite numerous call-backs on her resume for first-round interviews.

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Sunday Herald

Equality campaign backs yes vote

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender campaigners have published their Rainbow Paper, which sets out several ways in which equal rights could be progressed in an independent Scotland.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Obama seeks to do no harm to Democrats in midterms

This June 17, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking at the Democratic National Committee's annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender fundraiser gala in Gotham Hall, in New York.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Gay/Lesbian, Gotham, Advertising

Blaze

QuAC's PlayBox party pops the cork on the new-look Wickham Hotel

QuAC executive director Michael Scott told QP that although the final fundraising figure was still being calculated, the success of PlayBox showed the support that QuAC had within the LGBTI community.

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Related Topix: Wedding

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ABC News

Transgender health in spotlight at Adelaide conference

The international conference from October 4-6 will bring together transgender people as well as health and legal professionals at the University of Adelaide.

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The Telegraph

Transgender ad campaign

New Delhi, Aug. 31: India's government will come out with its first ever television and newspaper advertisements on the rights and problems of transgenders, who endemically face bias and taunts in the country.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Gay/Lesbian

The Capital-Journal

Topeka Pride organizers want acceptance, respect for all

Kimberly Daugherty, of Topeka, has been working alongside others to organize Topeka Pride 2014.

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Related Topix: Topeka, KS, Education Etc., Gay/Lesbian

Cape Cod Times

Out and Open: Erica Kay-Webster spent years hiding who she really was

"I remember being referred to as a boy and it just didn't register," she said. "I'm a girl.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Long Beach, CA

Switched

Lost in the chaos - LGBTI people in emergencies

Unaddressed protection needs, rigid systems and research gaps imperil lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in humanitarian emergencies.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Activism

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Big News Network.com

Transgender womens killings in Baltimore show strain between police and an oft-targeted group

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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National Public Radio

The National Museum Of American Everybodystory

The National Museum of American History ... or Herstory ... or Everybodystory - whatever you feel it should be called - is expanding its collection of objects and archival materials representing the history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Will and Grace, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

The Brattleboro Reformer

Simpson named 2014 Behavioral Healthcare Champion

Brattleboro Retreat President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Robert E. Simpson, Jr., has been named by Behavioral Healthcare magazine as a 2014 Behavioral Healthcare Champion along with four other leaders in the field of mental health from across the nation.

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Related Topix: Brattleboro, VT, Gay/Lesbian, Waterbury, VT

LongmontFYI

After dispute, Rev. Yolanda film screening, drag-gospel show swaps Boulder churches

Courtesy photo A documentary film screening and performance by the Rev. Yolanda have been moved from Unity Church of Boulder to First Congregational United Church of Christ.

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Related Topix: Boulder, CO

Daily Mail

Transgender 'doctor' Tracy Lynn Garner guilty of murder

After the flames gave way to dust: Burning Man takes on an other-worldly feel as it's enveloped in a huge sand cloud... but not even the choking atmosphere can keep revelers from their desert party 'Sociopath' landscape architect related to Cesar Chavez accused of intentionally spreading HIV to at least two dozen men and then bragging about it via ... (more)

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