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New PSA shows how to help transgender students safely access the bathroom at school

Hallway PSA
National
Hallway depicts the harassment transgender students often face when they need to use the restroom at school - and how school administrators and supportive students alike can help. ...
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Drag Superstar Alyssa Edwards Gets Netflix Docu-Series Order

Entertainment
Dancing Queen is a hilarious and heartfelt docu-series set in the dancing, prancing, world of the multi-talented, multi-layered Justin Johnson - aka Drag Superstar Alyssa Edwards - as he juggles his dance life, drag life, family life, and love life. ...
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Two Moms and Six Kids at the Beach: You Can Imagine the Assumptions

Columns
This is happening to biological parents that their kids do not resemble them. I feel bad for all interracial or blended families that happen to like to do fun things with their kids. ...
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Queer LGBTQ ClexaCon Comes to London

Clexacon
Entertainment
Building from the massive success of ClexaCon, which has taken place in Las Vegas, NV for the past two years, the European edition will bring together in London the best in queer television, movies, books, blogs, and more. ...
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A Quest for Love During the Heady Lesbian Feminist Movement

Lesbian Circle. Photo: Myriam Fougere “Lesbiana: A Parallel Revolution”
Editorial
The truth is, lesbians embarrassed me. Like a baboon’s behind, they exposed what should stay hidden. ...
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Just Published: ‘The People’s Victory: Stories from the Front Lines in the Fight for Marriage Equality’

National
The late Edie Windsor remembers a 2007 briefing in which she was told by an LGBT movement leader that marriage equality would be addressed “a couple years down the line.” The fierce and feisty activist recalls retorting:  “‘I’m 77 years old and I can’t wait!!" ...
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Something to Covfefe! Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association Announces New Board of Directors

Entertainment Local
The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA.org), comprised of over 180 professional film and TV journalists across the United States, Canada and the U.K., Thursday announced its seven-member Board of Directors for 2017 to 2019. ...
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Lambda Legal Sues Social Security Administration on Behalf of Gay Chicago Widower

Lambda Legal Marriage Equality Case
Top News Politics
Following Carl’s death, Dave applied to the Social Security Administration for back disability benefits and a lump-sum death benefit, but was turned down. ...
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Lesbian Crowned Rose of Tralee, First Gay Winner

Top News International
Last weekend Boston’s 27-year-old Maria Walsh became the first gay winner of the Rose of Tralee, one of Ireland’s most prestigious festivals. ...
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New Study Suggests ‘There Goes the Gayborhood’

Top News National
A new study finds traditionally gay neighborhoods are starting to become increasingly “straight” and are losing their cultural identity. ...
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