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Sorry, 'Queer Eye.' Makeovers Don't Win Us LGBT 'Acceptance.'

Sorry, 'Queer Eye.' Makeovers Don't Win Us LGBT 'Acceptance.'
- At a time when anti-LGBT sentiment in this country remains stubbornly persistent, the makeover show's unremitting positivity feels more like a numbing agent than a dose of pure joy. Yes, it feels good. But is it good to ignore the pain right now? Queer Eye teases us with the fantasy that homophobia in ...

Conservative Groups Want 'Harmful' LGBT Books Segregated at Iowa Library

Conservative Groups Want 'Harmful' LGBT Books Segregated at Iowa Library
- The executive director of LGBT campaign group One Iowa said the bill would hurt the economy. “We are hopeful that the religious exemptions bill will not pass,” said Daniel Hoffman-Zinnel. “Iowa's business leaders have spoken out strongly against the bill and the negative economic impact it would have ...

In the Land of Samba and Carnival, an LGBT Person Dies Each Day

In the Land of Samba and Carnival, an LGBT Person Dies Each Day
- In the Land of Samba and Carnival, an LGBT Person Dies Each Day ... “Women, blacks, LGBT people all suffer in a similar way because of the same aggressors: fathers of families, whites, heterosexuals and the middle class, who are motivated by political, ideological or religious thinking, or by the ...



Can A Lesbian Ex-Pastor Be Arizona's Next Governor? Have Faith

Can A Lesbian Ex-Pastor Be Arizona's Next Governor? Have Faith
- I'm running to inject some excitement and enthusiasm into this race," says Kelly Fryer. by Dan Avery 1m ago. Last year saw a rising tide of LGBT candidates and this November promises even more. Among them is Kelly Fryer, a lesbian running for governor of Arizona. “I've been involved in leadership in ...

Transgender Texas wrestler wins second high school title

Transgender Texas wrestler wins second high school title
- Add LGBT as an interest to stay up to date on the latest LGBT news, video, and analysis from ABC News. LGBT. Add Interest. For the second year in a row, a transgender wrestler has won the Texas girls' Class 6A 110-pound division. Mack Beggs, an 18-year-old senior from Euless Trinity High School ...

3 Questions Queer People Should Ask Before Growing Our Families

3 Questions Queer People Should Ask Before Growing Our Families
LGBT Financial Experience Survey showed that “23% of lesbians and 7% of gay men are financially responsible for a child under age 18. Among Gen Y study participants, 11% ... Here are some considerations for us when growing our LGBT families. What are the costs for queer ...

Georgia State Senate Passes Anti-LGBT Adoption Bill

Georgia State Senate Passes Anti-LGBT Adoption Bill
- The bill, called the “Keep Faith in Adoption and Foster Care Act,” could deny qualified Georgia citizens seeking to adopt or foster a child, including LGBT couples or any other prospective parents to whom an agency has a religious objection. The bill would also prohibit the Georgia Department of Human ...

15 Things No One Tells You About Being An LGBTQ Athlete At The Olympics

15 Things No One Tells You About Being An LGBTQ Athlete At The Olympics
- Maas noted she received a lot of publicity at the Sochi Olympics in Russia, a country notorious for it's anti-LGBT policies. After her event, she held up her glove to TV cameras. It featured a rainbow, the symbol for LGBT pride. “I knew the whole world was watching," she said. “You only. Share On facebook ...

Trump MS-13 Gang Comments Deny Nation's Dignity'

Trump MS-13 Gang Comments Deny Nation's Dignity'
- El Salvador just takes our money, and Mexico must help MORE with this problem. We need The Wall," Trump wrote. El Salvador responded by sending a statement to the White House, expressing its "surprise at the accusations" and calling Trump's attention "to the historical reality of the relationship ...

Find out what America's gun culture looks like from abroad

Find out what America's gun culture looks like from abroad
- Since the 2016 national election we've heard a constant stream of jingoistic fear-mongering from Trump, members of Congress and conservative statehouses such as ... Forget waiting for Trump's chimerical “Mexico will pay for it” campaign lie to come true — we'll have taxpayers fund it.

Nationalism and — and heckling — take spotlight at Trump-friendly CPAC

Nationalism and — and heckling — take spotlight at Trump-friendly CPAC
- Young supporters cheer as Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention ... "As somebody who lived in Mexico for seven years of my life, Mexicans who are coming across this border have so much more in common with ...

Change Agent Trump Still Faces Huge Obstacles in Draining the Washington Swamp

Change Agent Trump Still Faces Huge Obstacles in Draining the Washington Swamp
Trump is attempting to negotiate with Democrats to get major deals on immigration, spending, and the budget. Trump could finally get a border wall with Mexico, something that has been talked about since a weak compromise was created back in 2006 called the Border Fence Act. “We have been talking ...

Trump Says Mexico Must Do More To Combat MS-13

Trump Says Mexico Must Do More To Combat MS-13
- In a tweet, Trump said that gang members are being removed “by the thousands” by federal law enforcement agents, “but these killers come back in from El ... Trump accused El Salvador of just paying lip service to combatting the violent international gang based there and said Mexico “must help MORE ...

Mexico to host 'difficult' new round of NAFTA talks

Mexico to host 'difficult' new round of NAFTA talks
Washington has also sent mixed signals since Trump triggered the renegotiation of what he has described as the worst trade deal in history. While his message that NAFTA costs American jobs has played well with his base, the US business sector and many big players in his own Republican party are ...

New NAFTA talks aim to clear pathway to toughest issues

New NAFTA talks aim to clear pathway to toughest issues
Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo has said his negotiating team aims to present a proposal on rules of origin, though he has not provided details. Any final agreement would need to be reached between Trump and auto sector bosses in the United States who oversee the NAFTA region, ...

Mexican president postpones visit to White House after Trump 'loses his temper' during testy 50 ...

Mexican president postpones visit to White House after Trump 'loses his temper' during testy 50 ...
Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto postponed plans for the Mexican leader's first visit to the White House, after a testy phone call involving Trump's push for a border wall, a senior US official said on Saturday. 'The two leaders agreed now was not the immediate right ...

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