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One health insurer just took the feds' offer to end transgender discrimination ... - Washington Post (blog)

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One health insurer just took the feds' offer to end transgender discrimination ...
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"In a way, what OPM did was really modest," said Harper Jean Tobin, director of policy at the National Center for Transgender Equality. "For years, they told plans that you have to discriminate against employees in the benefit package you offer. Now ...

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WATCH: Is Canadian Transgender Surgical Care Really Accessible? - Advocate.com

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WATCH: Is Canadian Transgender Surgical Care Really Accessible?
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WATCH: Is Canadian Transgender Surgical Care Really Accessible? Trans residents of British Columbia are rallying this weekend to draw attention to their province's years-long wait lists for state-covered gender-affirming surgeries.

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How The Southern Baptists Are Still Completely Failing Transgender People - ThinkProgress

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How The Southern Baptists Are Still Completely Failing Transgender People
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Back in June, the SBC approved a resolution “On Transgender Identity,” which declared that “gender identity is determined by biological sex and not by one's self-perception,” describing transgender and intersex identities as manifestations of “human ...

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Elle Fanning to Play Transgender Character in Multigenerational Drama - Indie Wire (blog)

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Elle Fanning to Play Transgender Character in Multigenerational Drama
Indie Wire (blog)
One of the most moving and original aspects of Jill Soloway's groundbreaking Amazon series Transparent is seeing a trans character's life story play out in the context of her (troubled but functional, accepting but not-fully-understanding) family. That ...
Funny, Dirty, Sad: The 'Holy Trinity' For 'Transparent' Creator Jill SolowayKRVS

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BC's transgender surgery program gets reassessment - CBC.ca

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BC's transgender surgery program gets reassessment
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B.C.'s Minister of Health Terry Lake says medical assessments for transgender people will be fully funded until the end of this fiscal year, and a new expert panel will reassess the province's services. The announcement comes after earlier this week ...

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'He Needs Help!' Ava Sabrina London's Best Friend Says Hank Baskett Has A ... - Radar Online

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'He Needs Help!' Ava Sabrina London's Best Friend Says Hank Baskett Has A ...
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Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett are making a desperate attempt to save their crumbling marriage after the football pro's sex romp with a transsexual — even reportedly going as far as to secretly renew their vows. But the eyewitness who met Baskett ...
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 'I WITNESSED HANK BASKETT's TRANSSEXUAL HOOK ...The National Enquirer
Finally! Hank Baskett Admits To Hanging Out With Transsexual ModelSheKnows.com
Eyewitness Says Hank Baskett Is Lying About His Alleged Affair With ...In Touch Weekly
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Jazz Jennings, 14-Year-Old Transgender Youth and Author, to Be Honored by ... - New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

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Jazz Jennings, 14-Year-Old Transgender Youth and Author, to Be Honored by ...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
Jazz Jennings has the mind of a girl but the body of boy. So reads the back cover of her 32-page autobiographical book, I Am Jazz. The book, which was released in September, chronicles Jennings' struggles as a transgender child, opens up the dialogue ...

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Transsexual aliens, Halloween parties, and other happenings around Costa Rica - The Tico Times

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Transsexual aliens, Halloween parties, and other happenings around Costa Rica
The Tico Times
Let's do the time warp again! This special screening of the 1975 cult horror/science fiction film will incorporate all the makeup, crazy costumes, and (most importantly) audience participantion you can handle – in Spanish. Remember: It's just a jump to ...

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NY school backs off Halloween cross-dressing ban - SFGate

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NY school backs off Halloween cross-dressing ban
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It said "policing one's gender expression has no place in schools," especially on the one day students can express themselves freely. In a statement Thursday night, the district said students had the right to cross-dress any day but cautioned that ...

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A Transgender Woman Meets the Marine Corps

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We're slowly making headway in our annual fund drive, but not nearly fast enough to meet our make-or-break goal. On the bright side, a generous CounterPuncher has stepped forward with a pledge to match every donation of $100 or more.

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Rihanna and Miley Cyrus Rock Barely Covered Outfits to 2014 amfAR LA ... - Bella Naija

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Rihanna and Miley Cyrus Rock Barely Covered Outfits to 2014 amfAR LA ...
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Miley Cyrus Rihanna 2014 AmFar (2) A lot of Hollywood celebrities gathered a few hours ago at the 2014 amfAR Los Angeles Inspiration Gala in a bid to celebrate men's fashion and style while raising money for amfAR's lifesaving AIDS research programs.

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Local, foreign celebs dress up, cross dress for Halloween - Inquirer.net

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Local, foreign celebs dress up, cross dress for Halloween
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MANILA, Philippines—It is that time of the year again when international and local celebrities get the chance to be in their Halloween costumes which range from the sexy to the outrageous. Armageddon star Liv Tyler made fun of her baby bump as she ...

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Groups slam Singapore gay ruling

Topix - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:11pm

Gay rights groups on Thursday slammed a decision by Singapore's top court to uphold a colonial-era law criminalising sex between men and urged parliament to strike down the legislation. Local activists said they were "greatly shocked and disappointed" by the decision of the Court of Appeal on Wednesday which said that the law is constitutional and that it was up to parliament to repeal it.

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Eastchester H.S. backs off on Halloween cross-dressing ban - The Journal News | LoHud.com

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Eastchester H.S. backs off on Halloween cross-dressing ban
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A statement from Superintendent Walter Moran, released Thursday night after an advocacy group objected to the ban, did not rescind the wording on the list but explained why it was there. "Let me be clear that any student has the absolute right to cross ...
Why One High School Overturned Its 'Cross-Dressing' Halloween Costume BanMTV.com
Westchester school backs off Halloween cross-dressing banTimes Herald-Record
NY School Drops Ban On Halloween Cross-Dressing After LGBT Group ProtestsNewNowNext
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'Project Runway All Stars' Premiere Recap: Meet The 14 Designers - Hollywood Life

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'Project Runway All Stars' Premiere Recap: Meet The 14 Designers
Hollywood Life
If you though the drama on 'Project Runway' was high last season, you are in for a real treat during this season of 'Project Runway All Stars.' All of your favorite designers are back for another chance at the 'Runway' title while also getting their ...

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Halloween dress code upsets LGBT community - News 12 Westchester

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Halloween dress code upsets LGBT community
News 12 Westchester
In an email sent to parents, Principal Jeffrey Capuano stipulated that "students are not allowed to cross–dress." The costume dress code caught the attention of the Empire State Pride Agenda who told News 12 policing gender expression has no place in ...

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Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay

Topix - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:11pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay" wasn't exactly news in Silicon Valley, where his sexual orientation was no secret. But advocates say that given Apple's immense reach and visibility, his coming-out could help change attitudes in workplaces across America.

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What Cook's declaration means for Apple

Topix - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:11pm

In revealing that he is gay, Apple CEO Tim Cook has given gay rights advocates a reason to hope for progressive change across corporate America Cook's declaration that he's gay is part of his 'empathetic' Apple mission In revealing that he is gay, Apple CEO Tim Cook has given gay rights advocates a reason to hope for progressive change across corporate America Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://usat.ly/1tGip4I SAN FRANCISCO - Apple's Tim Cook is the first publicly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company.

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Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay

Topix - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:11pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay" wasn't exactly news in Silicon Valley, where his sexual orientation was no secret. But advocates say that given Apple's immense reach and visibility, his coming-out could help change attitudes in workplaces across America.

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Provincial Health Authorities to Expand Medical Services for Transgender ... - KelownaNow

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Provincial Health Authorities to Expand Medical Services for Transgender ...
KelownaNow
The Ministry of Health, Provincial Health Services Authority and Vancouver Coastal Health are working together to ensure members of the transgender community have access to a new provincial program that will offer expanded and sustainable services.

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