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This weekend, November 14-16, individuals in the New York metro area have the opportunity to engage in dialogues and activities on faith, gender, and sexuality with the Level Ground Road Show.
Orashia Edwards fled his home country of Jamaica to escape; his bisexuality made him a target for anti-LGBT violence. So, he sought asylum in the United Kingdom, which he received for a time only for it to be denied later on because the UK government felt Edwards was dishonest about being a bisexual man.
A petition on the White House website with nearly 50,000 signatures is calling for the legal recognition of non-binary gender identities.
The Brooklyn Museum presents HIDE/SEEK: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture exhibit from November 18, 2011 through February 12, 2012.