Showing posts with label Massachusetts. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Massachusetts. Show all posts

13 November 2018

lead story - A Perilous Moment for Transgender People in the United States

Sebastian Kohn
Open Society Foundations


In Time Of Peril, Edmund Blair Leighton (1897)

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09 November 2018

lead story - Transgender rights are constitutional rights

Julia Raifman
The Hill


signing of the US Constitution

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07 November 2018

lead story - Massachusetts voters uphold transgender rights protections

Faith Karimi, Emanuella Grinberg
CNN

 Massachusetts

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ezs note:  Thank you, Massachusetts!

19 October 2018

lead story - Massachusetts residents to vote on transgender rights

Bob Salsberg
The Christian Science Monitor


Boston, MA
(Christian Science Mother Church)

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ezs note:  To my friends in Massachusetts - please vote YES on Question 3!

10 September 2018

civil rights - Transgender rights groups outspend opponents in Massachusetts ballot question fight

Shira Schoenberg
MassLive


Adams, MA

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18 August 2018

03 August 2018

Massachusetts - ACLU Massachusetts helps release 14 transgender immigrants from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody

Kristin LaFratta
MassLive


Here's to you, Trump!

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15 June 2018

04 May 2018

civil rights - Polling Transgender Politics: Civil Rights on Mass. Ballot this November, We Deserve Better

Nicole Lashomb
Rainbow Times


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16 April 2018

To my Massachusetts friends, happy Patriots' Day!


Lexington, MA

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29 March 2018

Is Massachusetts the next transgender rights battleground?

Lauren Dezenski
Politico


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16 January 2018

15 November 2017

Transgender woman sues Massachusetts for housing her in men's prison

Scott Malone
Reuters


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08 August 2017

Group pushing to repeal Massachusetts’ transgender non-discrimination law

Elisha Machado
WWLP


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ezs note:  Massachusetts residents - you just step up and mark NO to this Byzantine bill.  And... don't forget to vote!   

29 April 2017

Andover, Massachusetts


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ezs note:  Next we go to Andover, Massachusetts! See you up there!  

02 April 2017

Impeach Trump? Cambridge, Mass., weighs calling probe (Canada)

Press
CTV


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28 March 2017

27 February 2017

A MOMENT OF UNCERTAINTY FOR TRANSGENDER RIGHTS

Jeannie Suk Gersen
The New Yorker


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28 January 2017

More than 800 people attend transgender conference in Marlborough

Christian Yapor
The Milford Daily News


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