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After the Boy Scouts let him be a leader, Greg Bourke's church still bans him

Even though the Boy Scouts of America ended its ban on LGB leaders, Greg Bourke, an out gay man is being denied membership due to discrimination from the church.

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September 15, 2015

#SouthernStories: Nicole Modjeski talks transition, mental health, and life in Mississippi

"Caitlyn Jenner had a positive impact. It showed them that I wasn't the only one who was transgender. Caitlyn Jenner has allowed my family to love me."

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Bold social media campaign spotlights struggle for global LGBTI safety, acceptance #WhereLoveIsIllegal

Bold social media campaign, #WhereLoveIsIllegal, accelerates acceptance for LGBTI people across borders through stunning portraits and chilling testimonies of discrimination.

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Mississippi LGBT advocate to GLAAD: "Intersections are where work really needs to happen in the South"

Mississippi advocate Knol Aust talks LGBT acceptance in the Deep South and the future of the LGBT movement after marriage equality in exclusive interview with GLAAD.

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#SouthernStories: Ryan Peterson talks homelessness, recovery, and living with HIV

Georgia-native, Ryan Peterson, talks LGBT homelessness and the role Lost-n-Found Youth played in his own journey to recovery in interview with GLAAD.

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CNN interviews Catholic educator who was fired for being a lesbian #StandWithMargie

CNN's Michael Smerconish interviewed Margie Winters about her termination at a Philadelphia Catholic school after a parent discovered and complained about her marriage to a woman.

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Family Circle magazine features its first family with a transgender child in new issue

For the past year, the magazine has been running a "Modern Life" column every month. This month the column features an interview with Jodie Patterson, the mother of Penel, her 7 year old transgender son.

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