Transgender

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CBS News
September 15, 2019 - 7:55 am
The body of a black transgender woman was recovered from a torched car in Clewiston, Florida, last week. According to the Human Rights Campaign, Bee Love Slater is the 18th transgender woman to be killed in 2019. Hendry County investigators identified 23-year-old Slater several days after...
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CBS News
August 27, 2019 - 10:48 am
A federal appeals court has ruled that the state of Idaho must pay for a transgender inmate's sex reassignment surgery. The state says it will appeal the case to the U.S. Supreme Court. Inmate Adree Edmo has been living as a woman for years, but has been housed in a men's prison, CBS Idaho...
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CNS News
August 26, 2019 - 7:10 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating as a possible hate crime an incident at a downtown bar in which a group of gay men and transgender women were forcibly removed after a straight couple allegedly yelled slurs at them and pushed and slapped one member of the group...
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AP
August 09, 2019 - 3:43 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia ruled Friday that a school board's transgender bathroom ban discriminated against a former student, Gavin Grimm. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Arenda Wright Allen in Norfolk is the latest of several nationwide that have favored transgender...
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Ameera Butt
August 05, 2019 - 9:30 am
Victoria's Secret has reportedly hired its first transgender model. In a story from Fox News and other outlets, model Valentina Sampaio, a Brazilian model and actress, posted on Instagram with various hasthtags including "#vspink, #campaign and #diversity, among others. She is 22-years-old. The...
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July 31, 2019 - 11:29 am
In an interview with conservative commentator Candace Owens, entertainment host Mario Lopez made a comment about parenting transgender children that outraged many. Later, Lopez called his comments "ignorant and insensitive" and vowed to "be more informed and thoughtful." Owens, who hosts her own...
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Gillette
Rebekah Sager
May 28, 2019 - 1:59 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A new Gillette ad is challenging traditional gender norms with a video showing transgender activist Samson Bonkeabantu Brown and his father going through the rite of passage of a "man's" first shave. “I always knew I was different. I didn’t know that there was a term for the type of...
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AP
May 24, 2019 - 3:55 pm
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved Friday to revoke newly won health care discrimination protections for transgender people, the latest in a series of actions that aim to reverse gains by LGBTQ Americans in areas ranging from the military to housing and education. The Health and Human...
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March 30, 2019 - 12:07 pm
In honor of International Transgender Day of Visibility we would like to take a look at just three of the many trangender people who are making strides, not only within the LGBTQ community, but also for the country. Ángela Ponce Ángela Ponce paved the way in beauty pageant history, being crowned...
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