08 July 2017

REP. SHEILA HARRINGTON: My journey from opposing to backing transgender rights

Sheila Harrington
Sentinel & Enterprise


Rep. Sheila Harrington

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ezs note:  Thank you, Rep. Harrington, for your thoughtful piece.

Glendale, Arizona


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ezs note:  For me, it's just too damn hot.  But for those of you who prefer the climate, Glendale, Arizona may be the place you like to be! 

07 July 2017

Hi Mom! Happy Birthday!


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The Falsehood at the Core of Trump's Warsaw Speech

David Frum
The Atlantic


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Anti-transgender initiative fails to make signature deadline

Brandon Macz
Capitol Hill Times


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USA Cycling releases updated policy on transgender athletes

Anne Marije-Rook
Cycling Tips


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Olympic Channel's 'Identify' shares the personal stories of five transgender athletes

Katie Barnes
ESPN-W


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Transgender People Targeted With Paintball Attacks In Philadelphia

Dan Avery
newnownext

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paintball rifle

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ezs note:  If you happen to see who was firing the paintball rifle/handgun, please call the Philadelphia Police Department at 215-686-TIPS.  They were driving a silver Infiniti.  Thanks.

06 July 2017

THE PINK TRIANGLE: HOW THE NAZIS RUTHLESSLY DESTROYED THE FIRST GAY RIGHTS MOVEMENT

John Broich
Newsweek


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The Silliest Advice in That Asinine New York Times Op-Ed Promoting Democratic “Centrism”

Mark Joseph Stern
Slate


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Juliana Huxtable: A Transgressive Artist Finds Her Voice

Adrienne Gaffney
The New York Times


Untitled (Destroying Flesh) by 
Juliana Huxtable

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New Jersey legislators send transgender school bill to Gov. Christie

Laura Stetser
The Current


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05 July 2017

Video - Naomi Klein - 'No Is Not Enough'


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The greatest threat facing America is President Donald Trump

David Rothkopf
Chicago Tribune


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Republican Party has ‘flat out lost its mind’

Leonard Pitts Jr.
Miami Herald


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Degrassi: Next Class Is Exploring Gender Fluidity In Season 4

Kaitlyn Reilly
Refinery29


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Slaying of transgender woman in Lynchburg galvanizes LGBTQ support, outreach

Press
The Roanoke Times



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A Transgender Child Confronts Growing Up

Yasmeen Khan
WNYC


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04 July 2017

JUSTIN TRUDEAU JUST TOOK DOWN DONALD TRUMP AND THERESA MAY WITH ONE COMMENT

Harriet Sinclair
Newsweek


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A cute Howdy Doody grin and dimples, a devouted family man and an evangelical right wing ideology “do not necessarily a good politician make” (Canada)

Gerard Veldhoven
The News


Andrew Scheer

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German Parliament Approves Same-Sex Marriage

Alison Smale and David Shimer
The New York Times


German Parliament

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The Mormon Mom Fighting for Her Transgender Son, and Other LGBT Kids

Hallie Golden
The Daily Beast


Mormon mom

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Evangelicals and the “Problem” of Transgender Names

Libby Anne
Patheos


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03 July 2017

An act of true patriotism: Fly the American flag upside down this Fourth of July

Chauncey Devega
Salon


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Ebony Morgan is the 15th transgender woman killed in the U.S. in 2017

Chauncey Alcorn
Mic


Ebony Morgan

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How transgender rights activists are addressing the gender struggles of rural India (India)

Shruti Kedia and Anirudh Singala
Yourstory


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California’s New Regulations Offer More Protection For Transgender Individuals

Jackson Lewis
JD Supra


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‘You’re in the Wrong Bathroom!’ Dispels Myths Undermining Transgender Identity

Evelyn Deshane
San Antonio Current


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Video - Allan J. Lichtman - 'The Case for Impeachment'


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02 July 2017

Trump’s Voter Fraud Endgame

Richard L. Hasen
Slate


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IGNOU announces course fee waiver for transgender students (India)

Press
Hindustan Times


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Becoming Sergeant Rhona: A transgender cop who has found acceptance in the force (New Zealand)

Amanda Saxton
stuff.co.nz


Sgt. Rhona Stace

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Turkish Police Chase Away Transgender Marchers in Istanbul

Zeynep Bilginsoy
US News and World Report


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On a midnight stroll, activists reach out to Hollywood's transgender and homeless population

Leila Miller
Los Angeles Times


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ezs note:  Hey - YOU can be one of those who makes a difference in putting a dent in homelessness!  Send in a donation, volunteer, or serve on a board.  Anyway you do it, you'll be helping!

01 July 2017

President Trump Could Be Dismantling Obama’s Council on Women and Girls

Catherine Trautwein
Fortune


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Abbott remains vague in his support of 'bathroom bill'

John C. Moritz
Abilene Reporter-News


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Transgender father to appeal for greater contact with ultra orthodox children (UK)

Rosalind English
UK Human Rights Blog


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On eve of deadline, Pentagon delays plan to allow transgender recruits by 6 months

Dan Lamothe
Washington Post


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Transgender Woman Sacrifices Everything To Finally Be Herself.

Mila Jam
I'm From Driftwood


Mila Jam

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Springboro, Ohio


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ezs note:  Yay, Springboro!  You can be proud!  

30 June 2017

Donald Trump is not well

Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough
The Washington Post

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ezs note:  Y'think???

'I had a loving marriage but I felt like I was deceiving my wife' - Galway's 'oldest transgender' woman (Ireland)

Press
Irish News


Christine Beynton

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Trump Administration Appoints Anti-Transgender Activist To Gender Equality Post

J. Lester Federer
BuzzFeed


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GOP lawmaker tells Christian group that transgender soldiers are a ‘threat’ to America

Brad Reed
Raw Story



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Bill would require transgender-rights training for CA employers

Marissa Lang
SFGate


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29 June 2017

Mika Brzezinski and Donald Trump's Penchant for Blood Feuds

Megan Garber
The Atlantic


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A trans-Canada tale (Canada)

Rebecca Dingwell
The Coast


Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Jeff Sessions: Justice Department will prosecute transgender hate crimes

Kelly Cohen
Washington Examiner


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ezs note:  Yeah.  I'll believe it when I SEE it, Jeff.

Justice Dept. Group Honors Transgender Teen in Bathroom Case

Sadie Gurman
US News and World Report


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Anti-Transgender Amendment Offered on Defense Bill

Jennifer Pike Bailey
HRC


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