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Pandemic strains LGBTQ mental health even more

The physical distancing, economic strain and housing instability fueled by Covid-19 are exacerbating the disproportionate mental health needs of LGBTQ people. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/pandemic-puts-added-strain-lgbtq-mental-health-n1248266 Droolin’ Dog…

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Federal court strikes down conversion therapy bans in Florida

Conversion therapy aims to change people’s sexual orientations or gender identities and is prohibited for minors in 20 states and Washington, D.C. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/federal-court-strikes-down-conversion-therapy-bans-florida-n1248518 Droolin’…

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Poland to consider outright ban on LGBT+ Pride marches

Citizens initiative comes after anti-LGBT+ rhetoric from government figures  Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/poland-lgbt-pride-ban-pis-b1721739.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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LGBTQ people of color keep breaking election barriers. And it ‘feels amazing.’

Several state legislatures will see their first LGBTQ members of color, and Congress will have its first gay Black members. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/lgbtq-people-color-keep-breaking-election-barriers-it-feels-amazing-n1247270 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Playboy Mexico puts first transgender model on the cover

Beauty influencer Victoria Volkova, 27, said she hopes her pictorial makes people more curious about what being transgender means. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/playboy-mexico-puts-first-transgender-model-cover-n1247315 Indie Brew found this…

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‘We’re part of China’s population’: LGBT couples seek recognition in census

LGBT couples in China are not being recognised in nationwide census, in spite of  the fact that homosexuality has been decriminalised since 1997.  Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/world/china-lgbt-couple-census-b1719594.html…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CivilRights #LGBT #Newsfeed #Trending Nevada

Nevada becomes first state to constitutionally protect gay marriage

Silver State is LGBT+ rights ‘rockstar’, says local activist Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/nevada-gay-marriage-constitution-vote-lgbt-b1644519.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Georgia, Tennessee elect first known LGBTQ members to state legislatures

Georgia and Tennessee have elected the first known LGBT members to their state legislatures.Kim Jackson, who is openly lesbian, was elected to represent heavily Democratic…

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LGBTQ bar in Houston makes history as polling location

Buddy’s Houston made history on Tuesday by becoming the world’s first-known presidential polling location inside an LGBTQ+ bar, according to … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/524231-lgbtq-bar-in-houston-makes-history-as-polling-location Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Meet the gay Republican who helped defeat every anti-LGBTQ bill in Wyoming

Since Dan Zwonitzer first joined the Wyoming House of Representatives in 2005, at least six bills targeting LGBTQ people have been defeated. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/meet-gay-republican-who-helped-defeat-every-anti-lgbtq-bill-n1245615 Droolin’…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #LGBT #Newsfeed pandemic

Doctors worry pandemic may hit LGBTQ people harder than most

They fear the impact on LGBTQ people could be substantial when considering the social, economic and health risk factors the community already faces. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/doctors-worry-coronavirus-pandemic-may-hit-lgbtq-people-harder-most-n1245255…

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Opposing sides of landmark gay marriage case unite to oppose Trump’s court pick

<p>Amy Coney Barrett served on board of private school with anti-gay policies </p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-barrett-supreme-court-obergefel-hodges-gay-marriage-civil-rights-b1233535.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Cher to campaign for Biden in Nevada, Arizona

Cher is hitting the campaign trail, heading to two swing states just ahead of the election to voice her support for Democratic presidential nominee Joe…

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Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film

Pope Francis endorsed gay civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for a feature-length documentary that made its premiere at the…

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Pope calls for civil union laws for same-sex couples, in major departure from Vatican doctrine

“Homosexuals have a right to be part of the family,” the pontiff said in “Francesco,” a documentary about his life. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/religion/pope-calls-civil-unions-same-sex-couples-major-departure-vatican-n1244137 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Anchorage names first woman, openly LGBTQ politician as acting mayor

Alaska’s largest city made history last week when the city’s assembly voted to install Austin Quinn-Davidson as the city’s acting mayor, making her the first woman and member…

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‘LGB… QIA… Plus’? Tiffany Trump slammed for ‘disaster’ appearance at ‘Trump Pride’ event

First daughter Tiffany Trump has received rare social media attention, but for all the wrong reasons, after bungling a speech at a pro-LGBT ‘Trump Pride’…

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Texas social workers can now turn away LGBTQ, disabled clients

A state regulatory board removed the discrimination protections following a recommendation from Gov. Greg Abbott. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/texas-social-workers-can-now-turn-away-lgbtq-disabled-clients-n1243891 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Anchorage chooses 1st woman, openly gay acting mayor

Austin Quinn-Davidson will serve as acting mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, after the outgoing mayor resigned over an “inappropriate” relationship with a reporter. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/anchorage-chooses-1st-woman-openly-gay-acting-mayor-n1243866 Droolin’…

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Trump Pride: Gay Republicans on why they’re backing the president

While LGBTQ Americans have historically been a reliable Democratic voting bloc, some gay voters say they’re “100 percent on board” with Trump this year. Source:…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Asia #CivilRights #Equality #LGBT #Newsfeed #Trending #WorldNews Japan

LGBT groups in Japan launch petition seeking equality law

Sexual minority groups and human rights activists are launching a petition calling for an LGBT equality law in Japan in hopes that it can be…

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