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SAFEGUARDING TRANSGENDER RIGHTS

A.G. Schneiderman Leads SCOTUS Amicus Brief In Transgender Rights Case, Gloucester Schools v. G.G. Signed By 19 AG’s, Brief Makes Strong Case In Support Of Transgender Student Discriminated ...
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MORE LGBT IN VERMONT?

Vermont Leads States in LGBT Identification by Gary J. Gates Story Highlights 5.3% in Vermont identify as LGBT South Dakota lowest at 2.0% Biggest increases in the Pacific region WASHINGTON, D.C. -- ...
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MORE IDENTIFY AS LGBT

In US, More Adults Identifying as LGBT by Gary J. Gates Story Highlights 10 million American adults identify as LGBT (4.1%) LGBT millennials up from 5.8% in 2012 to 7.3% in 2016 LGBT identification ...
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GIVING SERVICEMEMBERS PARENTAL LEAVE

Gillibrand Announces New Extensions To Parental Leave Policies For Servicemembers Included In National Defense Bill Gillibrand’s Provision Would Allow DoD to Take Living Situations of Adoptive ...
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ADDRESSING GENDER EQUITY

Mayor de Blasio Appoints New Commissioners to Commission on Gender Equity Mayor Bill de Blasio recently appointed Beverly Tillery and Beverly Cooper Neufeld to the Commission on Gender Equity, the ...
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PROFILING ARTHUR LEONARD

CityLaw Profile: Arthur Leonard, Professor, Author, Editor, Chronicler, Composer, Bassist Professor Arthur S. Leonard. Image Credit: New York Law School Arthur Leonard for 40 years has been one of the ...
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PAS MON MON GENERAL HOSPITAL

Mon General Hospital to Settle Discrimination Charge Filed By Female Employee Denied Benefits For Same-Sex Spouse Employee Benefits No Longer Exclude Coverage for Same-Sex Spouses Mon General Hospital ...
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WANNA DESIGN AN LGBT MEMORIAL?

Governor Cuomo Announces Search for Artists to Develop LGBT Memorial Memorial Celebrates Sacrifice of New York's LGBT Community and Commitment to a More Just and Inclusive Society Website Governor ...
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IT'S NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY!

Dear Friends, Today is National Coming Out Day and for many people, this may seem like just another day. However, for many it is quite the opposite. This day encourages people in the LGBTQ community ...
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TRANSPAC RECEPTION

October 6th Reception Please Join Marilyn Abalos ~ Erik Bottcher ~ Elyse Buxbaum ~ Sean Coleman ~ Terri Cook ~ Dale Corvino ~ Mitch Draizin ~ Jeff Friedman ~ Juli Grey-Owens ~ Jordan Jacobs ~ Craig ...
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HOW GAY MEN NAVIGATE THE WORKPLACE

How gay men navigate the corporate world UC sociology research uncovers the hierarchical strategies gay men use to manage their gender and sexual identities in the workplace University of Cincinnati ...
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CHALLENGING NORTH CAROLINA'S BATHROOM BILL

Governor Cuomo and Attorney General Schneiderman Announce Filing of Amicus Brief Challenging North Carolina's Discriminatory Anti-Transgender Law New York and Washington State Lead Coalition of ...
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PASS THE EQUALITY ACT

Lucas, If I've learned anything from the long fight for LGBTQ equality, it's that we can't afford to get complacent. We've come a long way since I voted against the Defense of Marriage ...
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FIGHTING LGBTQ DISCRIMINATION

Lucas, a federal judge [recently] struck down a major provision of Mississippi's so-called religious freedom law. The judge ruled that state clerks cannot cite their religious beliefs in order to ...
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HELPING HIV-POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

Governor Cuomo Announces All HIV-Positive Individuals in New York City to Become Eligible For Housing, Transportation and Nutritional Support State’s Aids Institute Issues Clinical Guidance ...
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YOUR VIEW ON ORLANDO?

Republicans, Democrats Interpret Orlando Incident Differently by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 79% of Republicans describe it as an act of Islamic terrorism 60% of Democrats interpret it as ...
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CELEBRATE PRIDE WITH MELINDA

LGBT PRIDE MONTH CELEBRATION Wednesday, June 29 at 6:00pm @ Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Boulevard in Kew Gardens RSVP http://www.queensbp.org/
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MAYBE UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECKS?

Dear Lucas- As Borough President I am fortunate that most of what we are trying to accomplish to make Queens the best possible place to live, work and raise a family has little to do with partisan ...
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IT'S MORE THAN ABOUT "FULL EQUALITY," NANCY!

Early Sunday morning, our country woke to the news of the worst mass shooting in our country’s history. In an instant, the senseless, inexplicable hatred of one man has forever changed the lives ...
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WHEN WILL ENOUGH BE ENOUGH?

Dear Lucas, As a former NYPD Chaplain for 21 years, who served on the frontlines of 9/11 and a faith leader who has consoled too many grieving families, I join with all New Yorkers and Americans to ...
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THIS WAS A HATE CRIME

UPDATE: TIME HAS BEEN MOVED TO 7:00 PM # # # Dear Friend, I am shocked, sickened and angered by the massacre of at least 50 innocent people at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando. We mourn for the ...
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THE LOG CABIN ON ORLANDO SHOOTING

Log Cabin Republicans Statement on Orlando Shooting Washington, D.C. — In the early morning hours of Sunday, June 12, a shooter with suspected ties to radical Islam raided and killed ...
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LOOKING INTO TRANSGENDER BATHROOM (POLLS)

Disentangling Attitudes Toward Transgender Bathroom Use by Frank Newport One of the trickiest aspects of assessing American public opinion is measuring views on a new or complex issue that has not ...
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MARCH WITH TISH

Join Public Advocate Tish James for the Brooklyn Pride Twilight Parade ! The only pride parade that marches under the stars, come celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Twilight Parade. March with Tish ...
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LIMIT LEGAL ABORTION?

Americans' Attitudes Toward Abortion Unchanged by Lydia Saad Story Highlights U.S. adults split over whether abortion is morally acceptable Also divided in self-description as ...
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