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Transgender protections could be rolled back - again - under the Trump administration

8 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Plans about the Trump administration's transgender policy reinforces concerns from the LGBT community.
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'LGBT' flyers - picturing Lady Liberty, Gun, Beer and Trump - sent to Nashville gay bars

9 hours ago   |   NBC News

Members of the city's gay community consider the flyers - which include an image of an assault rifle similar to the one used in the Pulse shooting - a threat.
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What Could Happen If the Federal Government Redefined Gender?

10 hours ago   |   Time

The Trump Administration is considering a policy that could effectively end federal recognition of more than a million adults who identify as a gender other than the one listed...
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Anti-gay lawyers just showed up in the Supreme Court with a big ask for Brett Kavanaugh

Anti-gay lawyers just showed up in the Supreme Court with a big ask for Brett Kavanaugh

10 hours ago   |   Think Progress

A team of conservative lawyers filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Friday, effectively asking the Court to allow religious conservatives to discriminate against same-sex...
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Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

1 day ago   |   ABC

LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report the Trump administration is considering a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil...
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A potential drastic change in transgender policy moves into the midterms

1 day ago   |   NBC News

ANALYSIS: It provides new fodder for religious conservatives and LGBT advocates to rally voters for the Nov. 6 House and Senate elections.
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Trump transgender proposal alarms local LGBTQ activists

1 day ago   |   ABC

Local advocates and members of the transgender community sounded an alarm Monday after a report was released saying that the White House is considering a new definition of...
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Election watchdog seeks digitally savvy specialists to zero in on threats

1 day ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Canada's election watchdog is seeking three specialists to monitor social media for threats to the integrity of the next federal election. The move follows troublesome...
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Trump administration proposal on transgender protections spurs protests

1 day ago   |   Politico

Advocates for LGBT individuals gathered at the headquarters for the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C., on Monday to denounce a Trump administration proposal to narrowly...
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Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report that the Trump administration is considering a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal...
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