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3 hrs ago | 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

6 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Labor Day

Seattle Gay News

Prominent retired generals say military is ready for Transgender service

Their statement accompanies the release of a new study, 'Report of the Planning Commission on Transgender Military Service,' which finds that allowing Transgender personnel to serve in the military 'is administratively feasible and will not be burdensome or complicated,' and provides a detailed roadmap for the policy change.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Gay/Lesbian

The Daily Record

Former sex sauna boss reveals the demons that haunted transsexual killer Melissa Young

AS ex-vice girl Young appeals her murder conviction, her former boss tells of her troubled childhood and descent into violence, crime, addiction and religious mania.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit police arrest man in Palmer Park shooting death

Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 42-year-old man in the parking lot of a Detroit splash park.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Violent Crime

Los Angeles Times

Oklahoma transgender candidate misses making history by 22 votes

Paula Sophia, 48 -- Democrat, author, retired cop and Army veteran -- lost 990 to 968 in a primary runoff for an Oklahoma House seat.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, US News, Gay/Lesbian, Oklahoma City University

SFGate

7 Surprising Ways Your Company Can Still Discriminate Against You

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

News Max

Single-Sex College Admits Transgendered Students

Mills College, a small women's college in the San Francisco area, has become the first out of 119 single-sex colleges in America to officially allow the admission of self-identified male-to-female transgendered students.

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Related Topix: Mills College, KQED, Gay/Lesbian

Windsor Beacon

Women's college allows transgender women to apply

A woman runs under a giant rainbow flag during the WorldPride 2014 Parade in Toronto, Canada, June 29, 2014.

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The New Zealand Herald

Transgender refugee says NZ paradise

A transgender refugee from Colombia who was knocked back by other countries says she has "found paradise" in New Zealand after being officially recognised as a woman.

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