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Mississippi only state with no elected LGBTQ official: report

Mississippi is the only state in the U.S. with no known out LGBTQ elected official serving, according to a new annual report by the LGBTQ Victory Institute…. Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/565211-mississippi-only-state-without-an-elected-lgbtq-official-report…

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How to Add Pronouns to Your Slack Profile

To have a more inclusive workspace, Slack added the option to add gender pronouns, which you can display on your profile. This allows your colleagues…

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Air Force Academy distributes George Takei’s ‘They Called Us Enemy’ to cadets

The U.S. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/air-force-academy-distributes-george-takeis-called-us-enemy-cadets-rcna1294 Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Cynthia Silva

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Biden names special envoy for LGBTQ rights

President Biden on Friday named Jessica Stern as the State Department’s U.S. special envoy to advance the human rights of LGBTQ people, an announcement that…

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House fails to pass bill to promote credit fairness for LGTBQ-owned businesses

The House on Tuesday failed to pass a bill aimed at ensuring that LGBTQ-owned businesses aren’t facing discrimination when applying for credit.Lawmakers considered the bill,…

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New York lawmakers pass bill allowing gender-neutral ‘X’ on state ID

New York state lawmakers passed a bill on Thursday that will make it possible for people who identify as neither male nor female to have a…

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New Connecticut parenting bill gives LGBTQ families a sigh of relief

“We already know we are a family, and now with this bill passing, no one can tell us differently,” one lesbian mom said of the…

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Utah law mandates autism awareness training for police officers

A new law passed by the Utah state legislature in March will require police officers to complete mandatory training on autism awareness.The law, which took…

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Meet the Disabled Streamers Who Are Transforming the Industry

Gamers with disabilities aren’t waiting for big companies to catch up: They’re forming their own communities and making gameplay more accessible than ever. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/disabled-streamers-transforming-games-industry/…

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From apes to birds, there are 65 animal species that “laugh”

Enlarge / The stuff we call “laughter” from hyenas? It’s not. (credit: Getty Images) Among humans, laughter can signify a lot of different things, from…

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Instagram lets users add pronouns to their profile

Instagram is adding a new feature that lets people choose pronouns to display next to their name on their profile. Source: https://www.engadget.com/instagram-pronouns-profile-103733062.html Proactive Computing found…

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Biden administration restores transgender health care protections rolled back under Trump

The Biden administration will reinstate anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people, especially transgender people, that had been narrowed under the Trump administration, Health and Human Services…

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Elliot Page tells fans to urge Tennessee governor to veto anti-transgender bills

Academy Award-nominated actor Elliot Page is calling on his fans to contact Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee (R) and urge him to veto three bi… Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/551983-elliot-page-tells-fans-to-urge-tennessee-governor-to-veto-anti-trans Indie…

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Tennessee Republicans block measure honoring gay country star TJ Osborne

GOP lawmakers blocked a measure in the state’s House of Representatives honoring Brothers Osborne singer TJ Osborne, who recently came out as gay.The … Source:…

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‘Queer Love in Color’: Photo book celebrates diverse LGBTQ relationships

An article the journalist Jamal Jordan wrote in 2018 unexpectedly changed his life. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/nbc-out/out-community-voices/queer-love-color-photo-book-celebrates-diverse-lgbtq-relationships-rcna831 Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you….

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Uganda passes bill criminalising same-sex relationships and sex work

The conservative African country insists it is ‘not yet ready’ for gay rights as campaigners say the flawed legislation sanctions rape The Ugandan parliament has…

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Lesbian couple voted prom king and queen at Ohio school

Annie Wise and Riley Loudermilk, both 18, were voted this year’s prom king and queen at Kings High School at Kings High School just north…

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Vermont becomes first state to allow women to enlist for combat in its National Guard

Vermont’s National Guard announced this week that it will now allow women to fill roles in its combat arms units, making it the first state…

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Gay Cuban character recast with actually gay, actually Cuban voice actor

As America’s longest-running animated series, the Simpsons has obviously gone through a few changes since its debut in 1989. The most recent of these changes…

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Father arrested while testifying against anti-trans health ban in Arkansas

Chris Attig was arrested while testifying against HB 1570 in the Arkansas House on March 9. When their speech went 30 seconds over the allotted…

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Africa’s LGBTQ communities need more protection and support

South Africa should take the lead in the fight against homophobic hate crimes on the continent. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/opinions/2021/4/30/africas-lgbtq-communities-need-more-protection-and-support Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Biden to transgender Americans: ‘Your president has your back.’

President Biden’s remarks, made during his first joint address to Congress, comes amid a wave of state bills targeting transgender people. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/biden-transgender-americans-your-president-has-your-back-n1265836 Droolin’ Dog…

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