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Thousands calling for Smith College to stop discriminating against trans women

April 9, 2013

More than three thousand people have joined a Smith College student group in their call for an end to Smith's refusal to even consider the applications of certain trans women.

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GLAAD Co-Founder Dean Hansell to Receive Founders Award at GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles

At the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards event in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 20, GLAAD co-founder Dean Hansell will receive the first Founders Award in recognition of his 27 years of service to GLAAD.

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Richard Socarides Talks Coming Out to His Father, a Founder of "Ex-Gay Therapy"

Richard Socarides, former advisor on gay rights to Bill Clinton, talks with I'm from Driftwood about coming out to his father, Dr. Charles W. Socarides, M.D. who was one of the founders of the theories behind so called "ex-gay therapy."

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UFC Fighter Matt Mitrione Suspended After Unleashing Transphobic Rant

Professional fighter Matt Mitrione's contract was suspended by the UFC after he unleashed transphobic rants against Fallon Fox on The MMA Hour.

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First-ever Trans 100 list released by We Happy Trans and This is H.O.W.

Today Buzzfeed broke the news that We Happy Trans and This Is H.O.W. have released the full Trans 100 list, an inaugural overview of the breadth and diversity of work being done in, by and for the transgender community across the United States.

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