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  1. TUC launches new Charter for International LGBT SolidarityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The TUC has today ) launched a new Charter for International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Solidarity. The central message of the Charter is that solidarity is at the core of trade union values, but that decisions regarding when, whether and how to act must be firmly in the hands of the LGBT communities in each country.

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  2. Five Ways Harry Reid Left His Mark On The SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... Obama if he decided to use executive action to ban workplace discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender federal contractors. Reid has also been a proponent for ENDA in the Senate , and despite being a member of the Mormon Church , ...

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  3. Meanwhile, in Opposite LandRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence quietly signed legislation Thursday that could legalize discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals. The Religious Freedom Restoration Act would allow any individual or corporation to cite its religious beliefs as a defense when sued by a private party.

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  4. QueerView March 27: A Look Back At The Week In LGBT News StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    ... University. How Florida's Anti-Trans Bathroom Hurts Trans People A controversial Florida bill that would prevent transgender people from using the restroom of their choice has passed a second House committee. Sorry Queers, 'Looking' Has Been ...

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  5. Defending Australia's best Anti-Discrimination ActRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Blaze

    ... environments wherever they seek to enrol. can you represent me or re commend someone . I am a transition transgender male to female going through ugly divorce In Melbourne. I... Recent evidence suggest people for with HIV/HCV coinfection delaying ...

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  6. Judge: Anti-HERO Signatures Shy of Referendum, But There Are Still More to CountRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... final tally rules out a referendum, the plaintiffs won't go gentle into that good night (especially if there are transgender people there) and will appeal. We have a feeling that we'll be hearing from these folks for quiet a while.

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  7. Facebook Still Forcing LGBT People And Others To 'Authenticate' Their IdentitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    A significant number of people operating personal profiles on Facebook under pseudonyms, stage names or any name not matching their legally documented identity received this message when logging into their Facebook accounts at the end of last summer: The change affected anyone who might have a reason to self-identify on the Internet using a name different from the one on their legal ID, including drag performers, transgender individuals, people with sensitive occupations like teachers and survivors of domestic abuse.

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  8. Georgia's 'religious freedom' bill tabled in House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Georgia Equality Executive Director Jeff Graham and state Sen. Josh McKoon, R-Columbus, chat with the House Judiciary committee. If you're searching for the latest chapter in the nation's Civil Rights movement, one where gay, lesbian, and transgender people are defending their contested rights, look no further than the bowels of a Gold Dome committee room over the past few days.

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  9. Why Salesforce CEO's stand against Indiana law has huge financial stakesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    CEO Marc Benioff said Thursday that he is canceling all programs that require employees or customers to travel to Indiana , a dramatic move after the governor there signed into law a bill that critics say will makes it legal for businesses to deny service to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender for religious reasons. Salesforce has sizable business interests in Indiana.

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  10. Golan Heights Resident Indicted For Spying on Israel For SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forward

    ... with a new right-wing government in Israel shouldn't walk away. We offer some alternatives. Tom Soskin, the transgender teen whose coming-out speech went viral, worked with his Jewish day school to create a tolerant environment. Could this be a ...

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  11. 8 Entities That May Boycott Indiana Over New LGBT Discrimination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... "San Francisco taxpayers will not subsidize legally-sanctioned discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people by the state of Indiana," Lee said . The college athletic association said it was "especially concerned" about the ...

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  12. Businesses: Indiana's gay discrimination is bad for all of usRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WISW-AM Columbia

    Business leaders are pushing back against an Indiana law that allows them to refuse service to gay people on religious grounds. The controversial law gives businesses owners who oppose homosexuality for religious reasons the right to turn away gay, lesbian and transgender people.

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  13. Indiana Governor Signs Controversial 'Religious Freedom' BillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... Christian businesses won't be punished for "refusing to allow a man to use the women's restroom," referring to transgender people, CNN reports . Critics of SB 101 call the bill a consolation prize after the same advocacy groups failed to outlaw ...

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  14. Calif. inmates forced into 'gladiator-style' fight clubRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... "he'll take my cheeks," Harris told the public defender. In 2006, Neu was accused to forcing one female and two transgender inmates to perform sex acts on him, court records showed. Public Defender Jeff Adachi said the fight club, which left some ...

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  15. N.C.'s Barber addresses national gathering of LGBT journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Q-Notes

    ... Past conference themes have included immigration, LGBT youth support and suicide, elections, seniors and transgender issues, among others. : : Give a one-time gift or sign up for ongoing voluntary online subscription to support qnotes ' nearly ...

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  16. First Drip (3/27/15): Religious freedoms over discrimination protections hits N.C., moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Creative Loafing

    When religious freedom trumps discrimination protections: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which, according to the Washington Post , gay activists say "could pave the way for open discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender people, giving business owners, landlords and others the right to refuse service to gays under the guise of religious protection." A similar bill was introduced in North Carolina this week by two Mecklenburg County representatives.

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  17. Victory Fund Appoints First Lesbian And First Black Leader: VIDEORead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Towleroad

    ... and the plains states" and other areas lacking out LGBT representatives. She also hopes to focus on training transgender people to run for office and supporting women candidates, referencing the only out senator: "Tammy Baldwin is our beacon of ...

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  18. San Francisco mayor bans publicly-funded travel to Ind. over new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The mayor of San Francisco has now banned city employees to travel to Indiana for anything work-related, The Examiner reports. In a statement, Mayor Ed Lee says in part, "We stand united as San Franciscans to condemn Indiana's new discriminatory law, and will work together to protect the civil rights of all Americans including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals."

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  19. Smaller plates, smaller portions? Not alwaysRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... monkeys exposed to the often fatal virus. It differs from other Ebola vaccines The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, queer/questioning and intersex (LGBTQI) population has been largely understudied by the medical community. ...

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  20. Eddie Redmayne is unrecognisable on set as transgender artist Einar WegenerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The Theory of Everything actor is currently filming The Danish Girl and flashed a huge smile as he showed off a simple but smart outfit. Eddie is taking on the role of transgender pioneer Einar, and looked to be settling into the part well as he was spotted in Copenhagen.

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