Showing posts with label New York City. Show all posts
Showing posts with label New York City. Show all posts

08 December 2018

civil rights - No Relief: William Barr Is as Bad as Jeff Sessions — if Not Worse

David Cole
ACLU


William Barr

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please press:  www.aclu.org

ezs note:  Yeah, it's a stretch, but the more people that call their Senators (remember, you have two) the better the chance of keeping Barr out.  When I'm done, I'll call my two Senators - what about you?  

05 December 2018

Poland - Don’t Be Dumb at Brunch: ‘No Gays Allowed’ Billboard Goes Up in NYC, Poland Eyes Anti-Gay Law

Paul Katami, Jeff Zarrillo
Hornet


Poland

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please press:  hornet.com

ezs note:  The story about Poland is the third story.

13 October 2018

Donald Trump - Far-Right ‘Proud Boys’ Kick, Punch People in New York Following Speech From Leader

Will Sommer, Pervaiz Shallwani
Daily Beast


Proud Boys (Seattle, WA)

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please press:  www.thedailybeast.com

21 December 2017

New York City Jails Still Can’t Keep Trans Prisoners Safe

Aviva Stahl
The Villiage Voice


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please press:  www.villagevoice.com

30 March 2017

Illustrator Victor Juhasz on What It Means to Draw Donald Trump

Sarah Grant
Rolling Stone


art by Victor Juhasz

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27 March 2017

The type of transgender you haven't heard of

Christina Capatides
CBS


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please press:  http://www.cbsnews.com

ezs note: The misuse of 'transgender" belongs to CBS.  For what it's worth, I pointed the mistake out to them.

15 March 2017

Donald Trump's 2005 tax return (Credit: Rachel Maddow)


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ezs note:  If you wish to examine Donald Trump's returns more thoroughly, you can do so here.

14 March 2017

A NEW PHASE OF CHAOS ON TRANSGENDER RIGHTS

Jennie Suk Gerson
The New Yorker


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please press:  http://www.newyorker.com

03 March 2017

Transgender Models Find a Home

Alyson Krueger
The New York Times


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please press:  https://www.nytimes.com

25 February 2017

Trump Ruled the Tabloid Media. Washington Is a Different Story.

Glenn Thrush, Michael M. Grynbaum
The New York Times


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please press:  https://www.nytimes.com

16 February 2017

14 TV Shows That Broke Ground With Gay and Transgender Characters

Kathryn Shattuck
The New York Times


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please press:  https://www.nytimes.com

05 February 2017

Companies Join Forces Against Social-Conservative Bills in the South

Cameron McWhirter and Jon Kamp
The Wall Street Journal


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please press:  https://www.wsj.com


04 February 2017

LGBT protest at Stonewall Inn takes on edge amid possible blow to gay rights (UK)

Joanna Walters
The Guardian


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27 January 2017

24 January 2017

Donald Trump, Sean Spicer, And The George Costanza Rule Of Lying

Matt Gertz
Media Matters for America


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please press:  https://mediamatters.org