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Brian Bond Named New Executive Director of PFLAG National

National
During the Obama Administration, Bond served as Deputy Director for the White House Office of Public Engagement and primary liaison for the LGBTQ community. ...
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Opinion: Men, How Will You React When Your Daughter Says She’s Been Raped?

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Editorial
How do you convince her that if she doesn’t call the police now, they might not believe her after the fact, even within 24 hours? How do you convince her that reliving her horror will be good for her in the end? ...
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PFLAG National Celebrates 45 Years of Saving Lives, One Family at a Time

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 09: Gay Men's Chorus of Washington attends the PFLAG 45th Anniversary Celebration at the Mayflower Hotel on May 9, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for PFLAG)
National
Hundreds of people gathered at the Mayflower Hotel on Wednesday May 9 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of PFLAG - the nation's first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people, their families, and allies. ...
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PFLAG National to Honor Ana Navarro at the 2017 Straight for Equality Awards

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Politics
PFLAG National will honor CNN political analyst Ana Navarro with the Straight for Equality in Media award at the Ninth Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala on Monday, March 27, 2017 in New York City. ...
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Amid Chaos, Trump Administration Rescinds Title IX Protections for Transgender Students

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National
The Department of Education and Department of Justice have rescinded the guidance issued by the Obama administration on accommodating transgender and gender nonconforming students under Title IX. ...
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America’s LGBT 2015 Buying Power Estimated at $917 Billion

National
The combined buying power of the U.S. lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) adult population for 2015 is estimated at $917 billion. ...
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General Assembly Refuses DOJ Order to End HB2 in North Carolina

Politics
HB2 has eliminated existing municipal non-discrimination protections for LGBT people and prevents such protections from being passed by cities in the future. ...
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Caitlyn Jenner’s Mom to Receive Betty DeGeneres Award at PFLAG National

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Entertainment
The Betty DeGeneres Advocate Award honors a person who uses their visibility to help advance the PFLAG mission. ...
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The Meaning of Family: Chinese Dad Fights For Gay Son’s Equal Rights

International
In 2007, Lin Xiaotao came out to his best friend, a woman. She offered to marry him so his parents wouldn’t find out about his sexuality. ...
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Transgender Teen Nicole Maines to Guest Star in USA’s ‘Royal Pains’

Royal Pains - "The Prince of Nucleotides" Episode 704. Photo: David Giesbrecht/USA Network
Entertainment
Transgender teen Nicole Maines makes her acting debut in Royal Pains episode 704, “The Prince of Nucleotides,” airing June 23 on USA Network. ...
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