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Trans* H4CK and the Trans 100 to partner for a weekend-long event, featuring Laverne Cox, Kye Allums, Mattie Brice, and more

"Trans* H4CK radically shifts the ways trans people live by creating technology that economically empowers, improves access to social services, promotes gender safety and community sustainability, while bringing visibility to trans* led startups," according to a statement released by Trans 100 and Trans* H4CK.

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Meet Oleg and Dmitriy, LGBT Russian couple seeking asylum in the US

While the world will be watching the Olympic Games in Sochi, GLAAD will continue to raise the profile of LGBT Russians, as a resource to the mainstream media to continue to include Russia's anti-LGBT laws. Our first couple is Oleg Dusaev and Dmitriy Stepanov.

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February 6, 2014

LGBT exclusion leads NYC mayor to bow out of St. Patrick's Day Parade

At a City Hall news conference, Mayor de Blasio stated “I simply disagree with the organizers of that parade in their exclusion of some individuals in this city”.

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