Youth

Youth

Miley Cyrus/Capital Pride
Entertainment
Award-winning singer, songwriter and actress Miley Cyrus will headline the 2017 Capital Pride Concert presented by HOT 99.5 & PRIDE Radio. ...
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National Politics
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval Tuesday signed Assembly Bill 99, a bill that requires child welfare and juvenile justice agencies in Nevada to treat transgender children in their care in accordance with their gender identity. ...
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Elle Fanning as Ray in '3 Generations'
Entertainment
Susan Sarandon, who stars in the film as Ray’s grandmother commented, “3 Generations is an important movie for everyone to see, especially transgender youth who are feeling isolated." ...
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Justice
National
The Unjust report highlights several factors in the overrepresentation of LGBT young people in the juvenile justice system. ...
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National
LGBT protections were quietly removed after pressure from far-right religious groups and a review from Gov. Rick Scott’s office. ...
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Local
The idea to create a separate agency for child welfare was first introduced by legislators in 1988 and numerous proposals have been passed since then. ...
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Local
The Washington SAFE Alliance has launched a statewide campaign to preserve anti-discrimination laws and to safeguard existing protections for transgender people. ...
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Jane Fonda (pictured with Grace and Frankie co-star Lily Tomlin) will receive the Timeless Star honor.
Entertainment
Over 130 critics and journalists selected movies and television shows to fit 23 categories with The Big Short, Brooklyn, Carol, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Spotlight all up for Film of the Year. ...
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Launch Pad Nashville
National
Launch Pad works with local churches and over 100 volunteers to provide dinner, bedding, breakfast, and showers for guests. ...
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Cyndi Lauper's Home for the Holidays concert for True Colors Fund
Entertainment
The event will raise awareness about LGBT youth homelessness with 100 percent of the net proceeds from the concert will support the True Colors Fund’s programs. ...
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