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Jameka Evans/Photo: Lambda Legal
National
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit largely affirmed a lower district court’s ruling Friday dismissing the lawsuit of Jameka Evans, a security guard who was targeted for harassment and effectively terminated from her job at Georgia Regional Hospital because she is a lesbian and didn’t conform to gender norms in her appearance and demeanor. ...
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Queer & Trans Clothing Exchange Seattle/Facebook
Local
For a lot of LGBT people, shopping outside the community can be uncomfortable, especially people who suffer from body dysphoria, a mental illness that affects your perception of your appearance. ...
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Entertainment
All of the films in the Alien franchise (except for Alien 3, which is generally best forgotten) pass the test, including Prometheus. ...
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Entertainment
It has been one year since Danielle LoPresti and her wife, Alicia Champion, won over fans with her music video for "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus." ...
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Editorial
The Lesbian Avengers were launched almost 25 years ago during another wave of anti-gay and white supremacist hate. ...
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Photo: Atta Kenare, AFP
Editorial International
Iranian authorities firmly root trans experiences in pathological explanations, believing that it is a psychosexual disease. ...
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MODERN FAMILY - ABC's "Modern Family" stars Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell and Eric Stonestreet as Cameron. (ABC/BOB D'AMICO)
Entertainment
Over 25 lesbian and bisexual female-identifying characters have died on scripted television and streaming series since the beginning of 2016. ...
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National
The release of the theme study coincides with National Coming Out Day, a commemoration first celebrated in 1988 on the anniversary of the first March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights. ...
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Lesbians Who Tech/C. China Jorrin 2016
National
Naming her organization “Lesbians Who Tech” was perhaps the boldest thing Leanne Pittsford did when she founded the group at the end of 2012. ...
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National
LGBT people comprise roughly 4% of the U.S. population, yet recent federal data show that 8% of people in prisons identify as LGBT. ...
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