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Gloucester School Board asks to file early appeal in transgender case - Daily Press

Google Transgender - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 01:13

Daily Press

Gloucester School Board asks to file early appeal in transgender case
Daily Press
The Gloucester County School Board is asking a federal judge to grant the board permission to file an early appeal in a legal dispute over transgender students' use of the rest rooms in the public schools. U.S. District Judge Arenda L. Wright Allen ...
Va. district to appeal transgender discrimination rulingWKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Virginia school board appeals decision in landmark transgender bathroom caseChicago Tribune
School board continues to defend transgender bathroom banTampabay.com

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School board continues to defend transgender bathroom ban

Topix TG News - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 00:30

The Gloucester County School Board on Friday said that it wants a federal appeals court to decide if its transgender policy violated the rights of former student Gavin Grimm.

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Va. district to appeal transgender discrimination ruling - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 23:55

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Va. district to appeal transgender discrimination ruling
WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
(CNN) - A Virginia school district announced Friday that it will seek to appeal a decision last month that went in favor of Gavin Grimm, who challenged the district's bathroom policy as it applies to transgender students. Grimm's lawyers at the ...
School board continues to defend transgender bathroom banTampabay.com

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Ariana Grande 'inspired' by the LGBT Community

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 19:59

The 24-year-old singer has penned a note to the community - which encompasses people including those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender - in honour of Gay Pride Month, in which she praised the "joy and love" spread by the members of the community, including her older brother Frankie, 35. She wrote: "There is nothing more infectious than the joy and love that the LGBTQ community exudes. I grew up with a gay brother whose every move I would emulate.

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Delaware education secretary reverses course on school transgender policy - WHYY

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 19:43

WHYY

Delaware education secretary reverses course on school transgender policy
WHYY
The Carney administration reversed course Friday on a proposed school anti-discrimination policy, removing a provision that would have allowed transgender students to use a different name than at home without notifying their parents. Susan Bunting ...

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Delaware governor's task force reverses course on school transgender policy - WHYY

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 19:43

WHYY

Delaware governor's task force reverses course on school transgender policy
WHYY
The Carney administration reversed course Friday on a proposed school anti-discrimination policy, removing a provision that would have allowed transgender students to use a different name than at home without notifying their parents. Susan Bunting ...

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Transgender Actress Indya Moore Hopes Pose Will Help Trump's White House 'See Our Humanity' - PEOPLE.com

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 19:16

PEOPLE.com

Transgender Actress Indya Moore Hopes Pose Will Help Trump's White House 'See Our Humanity'
PEOPLE.com
The New York City native (she attended the same Bronx high school as rapper Cardi B!) got her start as an independent model. “I'm grateful for the experience,” Pose's Moore, who identifies as transgender, tells PEOPLE in this week's issue, on stands now.

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Crowdfunding platform suspends campaign to distribute 'deceitful' school resources on transgender young people - The Independent

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 18:37

The Independent

Crowdfunding platform suspends campaign to distribute 'deceitful' school resources on transgender young people
The Independent
The fundraiser, set up by a group of parents calling themselves Transgender Trend, aimed to raise money to print and distribute a “resource pack” to schools that said being transgender is a “biologically impossible situation” and advised schools that ...

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Crowdfunding platform suspends campaign to distribute 'deceitful' school resources on transgender young people - The Independent

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 18:37

The Independent

Crowdfunding platform suspends campaign to distribute 'deceitful' school resources on transgender young people
The Independent
The fundraiser, set up by a group of parents calling themselves Transgender Trend, aimed to raise money to print and distribute a “resource pack” to schools that said being transgender is a “biologically impossible situation” and advised schools that ...

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Repeal of transgender protections unlikely - CommonWealth ... - CommonWealth magazine

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 17:30

CommonWealth magazine

Repeal of transgender protections unlikely - CommonWealth ...
CommonWealth magazine
VOTERS IN MASSACHUSETTS this November will be asked whether to uphold or repeal a 2016 law prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity in ...

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Parents won't accept transgender teen and it's causing depression

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 15:23

Dear Annie : I am a healthy, strong teenager who goes to a great school. I have a roof over my head and food on the table, but there is one problem: I'm transgender, and my parents refuse to accept me.

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ACLU: Some RI school districts slow in implementing transgender protection policies - The Providence Journal

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 14:52

ACLU: Some RI school districts slow in implementing transgender protection policies
The Providence Journal
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Rhode Island chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union reported Friday that some school districts have yet to implement policies protecting transgender students, but three of the four cited are in the middle of completing ...

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This show about a transgender singer saved Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati - Cincinnati.com

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 14:38

Cincinnati.com

This show about a transgender singer saved Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
Cincinnati.com
'Hedwig' saved us,” says D. Lynn Meyers, producing artistic director of Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. She's talking about “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” the raw and oddly exuberant punk-rock musical about a transgender East German singer who marries an ...

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Minister asks Evansville schools to protect gender identity

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:56

The Rev. Raygan Baker is the Bethel United Church of Christ's minister for children, youth and young adults.

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Queer Eye host 'proud' of first transgender makeover - BBC News

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:26

BBC News

Queer Eye host 'proud' of first transgender makeover
BBC News
Queer Eye host Tan France has said he hopes the show's first transgender makeover will give viewers a better understanding of the trans community. Tan, from Doncaster, said: "I have loved every episode we've done, but that's the episode I'm most proud ...
Queer Eye episode featuring first transgender 'hero' will fight ignorance – hostIndependent.ie
Queer Eye | Theme Song (All Things) Feat. Betty Who | NetflixYouTube

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CCMA agrees to hear transgender woman's female toilet case - eNCA

Google Transgender - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 09:11

eNCA

CCMA agrees to hear transgender woman's female toilet case
eNCA
JOHANNESBURG – A transgender woman who was prevented from accessing female toilets at work has won the right for her case to be heard at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA). Andre Taylor, 28, from Gugulethu, said she ...

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Queer Eye episode featuring first transgender - hero' will fight ignorance - " host

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 08:10

Queer Eye host Tan France believes an upcoming episode of the makeover show featuring its first transgender "hero" will combat ignorance of the trans community. Season two of the Netflix series will feature the "fab five" Antoni Porowski, Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Jonathan Van Ness and Tan making over a woman for the first time, as well as a trans man.

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Transgender member of migrant caravan dies in ICE custody

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 08:10

A transgender woman who was a part of a migrant caravan that arrived at the southern border of the U.S. earlier this month has died in custody. Roxana Hernandez traveled with the group of migrants from Mexico beginning in late March and was later transferred to an immigration detention center in New Mexico.

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Conservatives who crafted transgender military ban claim they're the victims of bullying

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 05:50

Conservatives try to hide their role in crafting Trump's transgender military ban by fighting subpoenas. ABOVE: Ronnie Floyd, fifth from the right, stands behind President Trump as he signs the 2018 National Day of Prayer proclamation.

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Ryan Murphy makes history with 'Pose'

Topix TG News - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 01:17

Ryan Murphy, the co-creator of the new FX series "Pose," knows he has defied logical TV series thinking with the programming he has created. Despite predictions his efforts would never fly, Murphy has been able to produce multiple hits.

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