Religion and Faith

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How and why George Fox University's new transgender housing policy is dangerously problematic

George Fox University updated its housing policy earlier in the week to the dehumanizing and problematic standard of requiring transgender students to undergo bottom surgery if they do not want to face discrimination. GLAAD looks at how and why this is a dangerous policy.

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George Fox University updates its trans housing policy to highly problematic standard

George Fox University updated its housing policy to the dehumanizing and problematic standard of...

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Michelle Demishevich, transgender Turkish TV reporter, talks to AFP about activism

In a report on LGBT rights in Turkey, Agence France-Presse highlighted Michelle Demishevich, the country's first trans woman TV reporter.

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Catholic church fires woman from her dream job of feeding and helping hungry families because she is married to another woman

Colleen Simon had her dream job at a Catholic church in Kansas City, Missouri before the church - St. Francis Xavier Church – fired her for being married to another woman. Today, Simon is standing up against this injustice and filing a lawsuit against the Kansas City Diocese.

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Former anti-gay activist: "I've never met an 'ex-gay' man I thought was not still attracted to men"

GLAAD's Jeremy Hooper gets into some of the nitty gritty of former "ex-gay" activist Yvette Cantu Schneider's work, her feelings toward the anti-LGBT movement, and what she has to say to those who she might have hurt.

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