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1 hr ago | JD Journal

Miama-Dade County Ends Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Florida has once again become the latest to rule state-wide bans against same-sex marriage as unconstitutional.

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Related Topix: Florida, Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Supreme Court

1 hr ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

Transgender attacked in Mid-City

The New Orleans Police Department said sexual orientation is the reason behind and attack happened over the weekend in Mid-City.


3 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

Transgender woman attacked in Mid-City; Police urge community for tips

The New Orleans Police Department said sexual orientation is the reason behind an attack happened over the weekend in Mid-City.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA

6 hrs ago | Advocate

Report: Discrimination, Harassment Harms Transgender Health

Sixty-five percent of respondents to a study of transgender Massachusettsans say they had experienced some form of discrimination in a public accommodations setting within the last year.


Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Deval Patrick, US Governors

10 hrs ago | The Willits News

Fashion industry, retailers and the gender binary

This Jan. 10, 2014 file photo shows Laura Jane Grace, formerly known as Tom Gabel, of the band Against Me!, in New York.


Related Topix: Punk, Against Me!, Austin, TX, Dennis Christopher

14 hrs ago | McClatchy

A policy of discrimination

What does transgenderism have in common with drug abuse and schizophrenia? According to the Department of Defense, they are all reasons to bar troops from military service.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Healthcare Law, Law

18 hrs ago | International Business Times

Super Model Andreja Pejic Confirms Identity As Transgender

"According to a statement emailed to The Huffington Post by GLAAD notes, Pejic will only be modeling women's clothing going forward and has received support from her agency, friends and family."


Sun Jul 27, 2014

DNA India

Fifth Kerala LGBT parade pride held

It was a joyous moment for the hundreds of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community members when they held the fifth Kerala queer parade pride march in Kochi to assert their rights.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian


Nine-Year-Old Transgender Declares Identity

Hundreds of LGBT supporters marched through downtown Reno Saturday afternoon for northern Nevada's Pride Parade, where for one nine-year-old, it was a place to express who she really is.



Federal Government Grants Christian Colleges Right To Expel Transgender Students

You can't say that Christian Colleges aren't keeping up with the times. Now they've discovered transgender people.


Related Topix: Spring Arbor University, Simpson University, Spring Arbor, MI

Concerns that British Prisoners Are 'Pretending to be Transgender' to Win Privileges

The has been a sharp rise in the number of male prison inmates in Britain claiming to be transgender, leading to fears that some could be lying to officials to gain privileges.


Androgynous supermodel comes out as a transgender woman

Andreja Pejic has gained international acclaimed in the modeling industry for her androgynous look which has enabled her to model both men's and women's fashions.


Related Topix: Jean Paul Gaultier, Fashion, Designers, Marc Jacobs

New York Daily News

Transgender woman thrown off TV show after botched boob job

Nicole Sanders says she filmed a breast correction for a new pro-plastic surgery show on E! and ended up suffering complications that affected her ability to work and pay her bills.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Georgina Beyer joins Mana Party

Fomer Labour MP Georgina Beyer will stand for the Mana Party in Te Tai Tonga, saying she was doing so partly to atone for voting for the Foreshore and Seabed Act in 2004.



Mormon Mom Help Transgender Son Accept Himself

Keeping largely to home and church, Grayson's story of self-discovery is unlike that of many youth who knew they were transgender long before discussing it with their parents: his mother was the one to first realize he was trans.



'Depraved' transgender MoD worker avoids jail for harrassing woman

A "depraved" and devious transgender Ministry of Defence worker with a tights fetish avoided immediate jail after harassing the woman he had bedded for money.


Related Topix: Merthyr Tydfil County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Powys County, Wales,

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Vote on Houston anti-bias ordinance still possible

Houston city leaders still don't know whether opponents of new anti-bias protections for gay and transgender residents have enough signatures to force a repeal vote in November.


Male model Andrej Pejic who sent shockwaves through fashion industry comes out as transgender

A male model who sent shockwaves through the fashion world after being pictured in women's clothes has come out as transgender.


The Winnipeg Free Press

Accommodating the transgender student

When the Vancouver school board voted last month to recognize the rights of transgender students, there were security and police officers standing guard at the chamber doors.


Fri Jul 25, 2014


Netroots Nation: Transgender Equality In The Military Gets Cool Reception

Last week, I ventured into a sea of liberalism at Netroots Nation, which was held at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI