29 September 2018

civil rights - Texas governor says 'bathroom bill' no longer on his agenda

Jon Herskovitz

Big Bend National Park (Texas)

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please press:  www.reuters.com

Louisiana - HRC Mourns the Loss of Vontashia Bell, a Trans Woman Killed in Louisiana

Brian McBride

Shreveport, LA

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please press:  www.hrc.org

ezs note:  It's been about a month, but Vontashia Bell's murderer is still at large.  If you live in the greater Shreveport area, you can still be a hero.  Just call the police at 318-673-6955.  Thanks.

lead story - New policy allows Canadian trans student-athletes on teams consistent with gender identity

Nick Eagland
Vancouver Sun

Vancouver, BC

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please press:  vancouversun.com