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Trump Admin Continues Discriminating Against LGBT People and People Living with HIV, Report

Donald Trump/GLAAD Accountability Project
Politics National
The report documents examples of second-year actions taken by the Trump Administration that undermine the health and well-being of LGBT people and people living with HIV. ...
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Pramila Jayapal Announces Gautam Raghavan As Chief of Staff

Politics Local
Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) announced Gautam Raghavan as her new Chief of Staff on Monday, December 3. ...
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President Barack Endorses An Additional 81 Democrats for 2018 Midterms

President Barack Obama / Facebook
Politics National
President Barack Obama issued a second round of midterm endorsements, lending his name in support of 260 Democratic candidates for governor, U.S. Senate and U.S. House, and state legislature. ...
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Lambda Legal is Taking Trump to Court for Kavanaugh Documents

Politics
Lambda Legal and American Oversight filed a lawsuit to compel the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to immediately produce records related to Kavanaugh’s work in the George W. Bush White House. ...
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Rise Travel Helps Women Travel with Purpose

Women protesting at the Women’s March 2017. Photo: Rise Travel
Travel
November 2016 changed everything for travel expert Christian Tamte. Like many women, it sparked a fire within her that she hadn’t known was there before. She went from simply living and enjoying life into a life of action and activism. ...
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What It Means: Trump Administration Introduces Title X Gag Rule Proposal

Health
This week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) introduced a gag rule that would undermine the nation’s program for affordable birth control and reproductive health care, radically restrict health care providers, and impact millions of people across the country. ...
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Michelle Obama Releases Cover Image for Memoir, Announces Book Tour

Michelle Obama/Becoming
Politics
In leading up to her book cover reveal, Mrs. Obama shared on her Instagram account four previously unpublished family photographs that illustrate moments in her personal journey of becoming the woman she is today. ...
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Trump White House to Host Anti-LGBTQ Hate Group at Thursday’s Youth Outreach Event

Politics
GLAAD Thursday denounced the White House for their “Generation Next: A White House Forum,” which will include a panel on free speech with a lawyer for the Southern Poverty Law Center-designated anti-LGBTQ hate group Alliance Defending Freedom. ...
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The Circus Didn’t Close in May 2017 – It Just Moved to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue

Politics
Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team are moving toward the Oval Office like a speeding freight train. Almost every day brings new revelations of financial misdoings and secret meetings with Russians by people within the Trump circle, now pushing into the inner circle. ...
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Congressman Adam Smith Discusses Concerns with Trump Authoritarianism

Politics
Congressman Adam Smith released a video statement in reaction to President Trump’s actions attacking the freedom of press, the FBI, and the Department of Justice. ...
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