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This evening, as part of the sixteenth annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, nationwide memorials will be held to honor those whose lives were lost to acts of anti-transgender violence.
While it's easy for media to focus on churches struggling with LGBT people, other churches are making a quiet and not-so-quiet difference.
An anti-LGBT cohort billing itself as a youth advocates bought a full page ad in the Minnesota Star Tribune in response to a proposal that will establish guidelines for transgender athletes.
It's among the largest meetings for bi community advocates and the only national conference dedicated solely to people with fluid identities.
Legislation that would ban so-called "ex-gay" therapy failed to pass in the Minnesota Legislature.
Alec Fischer, a 20-year-old student at the University of Minnesota, is leading the movement to have the discredited practice of "ex-gay" (also known as "conversion" or "reparative") therapy for minors banned in his state. With help from Representative Karen Clark and more than 80,000 supporters, Alec's vision is on its way to becoming law.