01 February 2019

crazy batshit - Rep. Louie Gohmert is Steve King’s ally in white nationalism

Luke Barnes

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please press:  thinkprogress.org

Jamaica - J-FLAG seeking funds to rebuild office destroyed by fire

Jamaica Observer

Kingston, Jamaica

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please press:  www.jamaicaobserver.com

ezs note:  To donate, please press   https://www.gofundme.com/rebuildingjflag

civil rights - What Pakistan gets right and the US gets wrong on trans rights

Shamus Khan, Joss Greene

Lahore, Pakistan

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please press:  www.cnn.com

New York - What New York Employers Should Know Regarding the Rights of Transgender Employees

David W.D. Mitchell, Maria Benvenuto

Albany, NY

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please press:  www.lexology.com

ezs note:  Although this is an excellent piece, it is slightly dated.  To read more, please press here.

lead story - Hong Kong: Court ruling a setback in fight for equality for transgender people

Man-kei Tam
Amnesty International

Hong Kong

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