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Israel Health Minister Opposes Conversion Therapy

Conversion therapy
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Israel Health Minister Yael German Israel signed a warning declaring conversion therapies aimed to change patients from gay to straight is harmful. ...
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Report Finds Significantly Higher Rates of Poverty Among LGBT Americans

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A new report paints a stark picture of added financial burdens faced by LGBT Americans because of anti-LGBT laws at the national, state and local levels. ...
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Oldest LGBT Bookstore in America to Reopen in Philly

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Giovanni’s Room was forced to close for three months after 41 years due to financial problems. The 3,000 sq. foot bookstore will now offer clothes and more. ...
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New Study Shows Mistreatment of LGBT People in Asia

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Governments in Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Sri Lanka, routinely ignore the exclusion of LGBT persons from legal protections. ...
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New Comic Book Depicts the Stonewall Riots

Entertainment
The Stonewall Riots is set to be released on the 44th anniversary of the New York City riots. ...
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Discuss: The Mormon Church and the LGBT Community

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Has the Mormon Church become more accepting of the LGBT community? ...
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Foster Kids Adopted by Same-Sex Parents Fair the Same as with Straight Parents

Foster Kids Adopted by Same-Sex Parents Fair the Same as with Straight Parents
The researchers noted that the children adopted by gay and lesbian parents had more risk factors than those adopted by heterosexual parents. Risk factors included prematurity, prenatal substance exposure, abuse, neglect, or more than one previous placement. ...
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DOJ and AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania Reach Settlement with Milton Hershey School

DOJ and AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania Reach Settlement with Milton Hershey School
The agreement resolves allegations that the school violated the ADA by refusing to consider a child, known by the pseudonym Abraham Smith, for enrollment due to the fact that he has HIV. ...
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Evangelical Episcopalian Walks to White House for Gay Rights

Evangelical Episcopalian Walks to White House for Gay Rights
Swanson is walking from parish to parish as an expression of her faith to bring attention to the need for an Equal Rights Amendment for women and LBGTQ Rights. ...
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The American Fertility Association Announces Family Building Options for Men with HIV

The American Fertility Association Announces Family Building Options for Men with HIV
The AFA will be sending information to HIV specialists throughout the country, so they can make their patients aware of the family building options open to them. ...
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