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Cuba overwhelmingly approves same-sex marriage in referendum

New code also would allow surrogate pregnancies, broader rights for grandparents and measures against gender violence. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/9/26/cuba-overwhelmingly-approves-same-sex-marriage-in-referendum Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Twelve arrested during protests in London after death of Mahsa Amini

Dozens assembled to call for an end to the Islamic republic, some of whom became involved in altercations with officers and one another Twelve people…

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Utah polygamist sect accused of indoctrination, rape and child marriage

Kingston Group hit with lawsuit from former members that alleges unpaid labor, sexual abuse and human trafficking Ten former members of a Utah-based polygamist sect…

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John Fogerty Recalls His Desire to ‘Make America Better’

He says today’s political environment is “very similar” to civil rights era that inspired Creedence Clearwater Revival songs. Continue reading… Source: https://ultimateclassicrock.com/john-fogerty-creedence-clearwater-revival/ Indie Brew found…

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Louisiana woman carrying skull-less fetus forced to travel to New York for an abortion

Nancy Davis suffered ‘unspeakable pain’ due to the poorly worded law that meant a hospital in her home state refused to terminate the pregnancy An…

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Montana bans trans people from changing birth certificates

Following an “emergency” measure, Montana is prohibiting changes to birth certificates. Health officials there described recorded sex as “immutable”, even after gender-affirming surgery. The context:…

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Michigan Supreme Court ruling paves way for voters to decide on abortion rights constitutional amendment

Michigan voters will decide whether to enshrine abortion rights in a constitutional amendment this fall after a ruling by the state’s Supreme Court. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2022-election/michigan-supreme-court-ruling-paves-way-voters-decide-abortion-rights-rcna46951…

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Switzerland summons China’s envoy over Uighur rights concerns

The move follows the UN’s report on China’s ‘arbitrary and discriminatory detention’ of Uighurs and other Muslims. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/9/8/switzerland-summons-chinas-envoy-over-uighur-rights-concerns Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Democrats weigh gay marriage vote in pre-election sprint

Susan Collins believes the Senate is on the cusp of enshrining same-sex marriage protections. And she doesn’t want to wait until after the election. “My…

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Iran sentences LGBTQ activists to death for ‘human trafficking’

Iran has sentenced two women to death on charges of human trafficking, the country’s official IRNA news agency reported on Monday, a penalty that Source:…

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California may act as U.S. refuge for transgender youth

California would present itself as a haven for transgender youth facing discrimination in other states under a bill that advanced Monday, much as it is…

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Four more Republican-led US states ban almost all abortions

Additional ‘trigger laws’ that automatically ban abortion are set to go into effect in numerous US states this week. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/8/25/four-more-republican-led-us-states-ban-almost-all-abortions Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Arkansas can’t ban treatment of transgender kids, court says

A federal appeals court on Thursday said Arkansas can’t enforce its ban on transgender children receiving gender affirming medical care. A three-judge panel of the…

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Vietnam says homosexuality ‘not a disease’ in win for gay rights

Announcement from Health Ministry also bans conversion therapy but lacks enforcement powers. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/8/22/vietnam-says-homosexuality-not-a-disease-in-major-win-for-lgbtq Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Alarm over Texas law forcing schools to display ‘In God We Trust’ signs

Civil rights advocates say it ‘imposes religion’ as new law requires public campuses to display any donated items bearing that phrase Civil rights advocates are…

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Republicans in Wisconsin embrace family leave in wake of near-total abortion ban

In states with total or near-total bans, a number of GOP lawmakers and candidates have shifted as more women face being forced to carry pregnancies…

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The crooked path from the ERA’s failure to Roe’s end

The overturning of Roe was the result of a process that started not in 2016, but more than 40 years ago. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/opinions/2022/8/5/the-crooked-path-from-the-eras-failure-to-roes-end Droolin’ Dog…

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Justice Department sues Idaho over abortion ban in first post-Roe litigation  

The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit Tuesday arguing that Idaho’s near-total abortion ban violates federal law, the Biden administration’s first Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/justice-department/justice-department-sues-idaho-abortion-ban-first-post-roe-litigation-rcna41174 Droolin’ Dog…

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Police arrest leading gay activist in crackdown on Tunisia rally

Young people join anti-Saied demonstrations amid growing anger at president’s proposed new constitution. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/7/23/police-arrest-leading-gay-activist-in-crackdown-on-tunisia-rally Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Republicans split on same-sex marriage bill, which faces uncertainty in the Senate

WASHINGTON — A bill to codify federal protections for same-sex marriage has passed the House, but Senate Republicans are agonizing over whether they should Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/republicans-split-sex-marriage-bill-faces-uncertainty-senate-rcna39574…

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Joined by 47 Republicans, House Democrats codify gay marriage in legislation

With one Supreme Court justice openly targeting Obergefell, the 2015 ruling that Federally guaranteed the right to same-sex marriage, the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday…

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Ohio Supreme Court strikes down state’s congressional map

Ohio’s state Supreme Court sent legislators back to the drawing board, giving them 30 days to redraw the state’s congressional map. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/meet-the-press/meetthepressblog/ohio-supreme-court-strikes-states-congressional-map-rcna38957 Droolin’ Dog…

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