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November 18, 2013

Passionate commentary seeks justice for murdered transgender woman

November 14th commemorated the fifth year since the brutal murder of Lateisha 'Teish' Green.

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November 18, 2013

Attack of California transgender high schooler captured on cellphone video

A cellphone video has surfaced of a transgender high school student being beaten by several other students at a San Francisco area high school.
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November 15, 2013

GLAAD working with Alissah Brooks to address transgender discrimination

GLAAD has been working with Alissah Brooks after she was denied entry to an Atlanta bar.

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Tonight's 'Glee' included a story on bathroom access for transgender students, learn how to Support All Students now [SPOILERS]

Tonight's episode of Glee on Fox included a storyline for transgender student Unique (Alex Newell) regarding access to restroom facilities at her public high school. All students deserve the same opportunities to be successful, and you can find resources and ways to help support trans youth now!
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Adoption advocate Bryant Huddleston speaks at Philander College

Bryant Huddleston was banned from speaking at a high school in Arkansas earlier this year for being gay and an LGBT advocate, but now is being heard at Philander Smith College.

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