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Transgender migrants encounter extreme violence in Mexico

July 24, 2013

According to a study done by the Mexican National Institute of Public Health, 36% of transgender people who stopped at a migrant shelter in Mexico experienced violence while at the shelter.

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July 24, 2013

What to Watch Wednesday 7/24: New Episodes of Million Dollar Listing New York and The Challenge: Rivals II

Tonight catch all new episodes of Million Dollar Listing New York and The Challenge: Rivals II.

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July 23, 2013

Update: Diamond Williams, Transgender Woman Murdered In Philadelphia

An arrest has been in the case surrounding Diamond Williams, a transgender women in Philadelphia. Tonight a Speak Out and Vigil is being held in her honor.

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SPART*A, LGBT military organization, advocates for equality for trans servicemembers

On July 22, 2013, the LGBT military organization Servicemembers, Partners, and Allies for Respect and Tolerance for All (SPART*A) announced its launch.

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July 23, 2013

Roundup: Discussion of the Trayvon Martin case

In the week and a half following the verdict in the Trayvon Martin case, news outlets of all types have been flooded with commentary about the case and its broader implications.

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