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I’m hard pressed to find a “community” as ever-changing and ultimately unnameable as the gay community.
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EU dumps gays, says Ukraine can have visa-free travel without “non-negotiable” LGBT non-discrim guarantee

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Ukraine and the EU have conspired to undermine the human rights of gay and trans Ukrainians.
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Colbert savages Facebook over addition of 50+ new genders

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The definition of right and wrong on this topic seems awfully imprecise if Colbert’s segment was “pro-trans.”
Vladimir Luxuria at the Bologna Pride 2012, in Bologna, Italy. Picture by Giovanni Dall'Orto, June 10 2012.

Olympic police re-arrest former Italian MP for wearing rainbow outfit

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Vladimir Luxuria’s rainbow outfit was deemed too gay by the Olympic police.
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Dumped by her own community on Valentine’s Day

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A Valentine’s Day dance benefitting PFLAG banned a formerly-lesbian couple because one partner is female-to-male.
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Facebook now offers over 50 genders to choose from in your profile

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Options include: Male, female, neither, trans, trans*, agender, bigender, andryogyne, pangender, and neutrois.
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Study: Trans people 10x more likely to attempt suicide

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The rate for suicide attempts in the general US adult population is 4.6%. In transgender people it’s 41%.
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CNN’s Piers Morgan vilified for amazingly pro-transgender interview

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Morgan stepped into a minefield for doing what was actually an incredibly pro-trans, softball interview.
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Trans woman asks anti-gay bigot if he’d like to stone her (video)

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Pamela Raintree, a trans woman in Louisiana, got an anti-gay bigot politician to backdown by offering him a stone.
Beverly LaSalle, whose life Archie Bunker saved by performing CPR on her.

The time Archie Bunker gave mouth-to-mouth to a trans woman (video)

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“All in the Family” really was quite a trend-setting show for its time, it was the 1970s after all.
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