Showing posts with label ban. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ban. Show all posts

05 May 2018

China - Chinese Social Media Site Reverses Gay Content Ban After Uproar

Javier C. Hernández, Zoe Mou
The New York Times


Terracotta Army, China (abt. 210 BCE)

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27 March 2018

Iowa - Republican senator opposes Trump’s ban on transgender people serving in the military

Zack Ford
ThinkProgress


Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA)

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Transgender Air Force Officer On Trump's Ban And His Supportive Fellow Troops

Ari Shapiro, Noah Caldwell
NPR


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14 January 2018

SPLC seeks to defend ban on conversion therapy challenged by hate group

Press
Southern Poverty Law Center


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05 December 2017

11 November 2017

As Trump attempts a transgender military ban, Germany celebrates its first trans commander

Rick Noack
The Washington Post


Storkow, Germany

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04 November 2017

30 October 2017

Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Ban On Transgender Service Members

Camila Domonoske
NPR


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ezs note:  If you want to read a more detailed Memorandum Opinion of Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly, the transcript is about halfway down.  

16 October 2017

Connecticut Joins Legal Battle Over Trump's Ban On Transgender Troops

Russell Blair
Hartford Courant


Connecticut state capitol
(interior)

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13 October 2017

Former Army Secretary: Donald Trump’s Transgender Troops Ban Weakens the Military

Eric K. Fanning
Time


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05 October 2017

22 September 2017

09 September 2017

Transgender Iowan deploys to Hurricane Irma despite president's ban

Courtney Crowder
The Des Moines Register


Sint Maarten

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28 August 2017

Iowa Gov. Disagrees With Trump Ban On Transgender Troops

Press
CBS Minnesota


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ACLU FILES LAWSUIT CHALLENGING TRUMP’S TRANSGENDER SERVICE MEMBER BAN

Staff
ACLU


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ezs note:  The ACLU is busy fighting for YOUR rights today.  If you haven't joined yet - well, perhaps you should.  I did, and I'm happy.