Celebrities show support for Lilly Wachowski on social media

In response to her statement, many celebrities and artists have publicly come forward to support Lilly Wachowski.

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Advocates say new TSA rule perpetuates harassment for transgender flyers

Following an order by an appeals court to review its full body scanners, the TSA has finalized a new rule that maintains the widespread use of body-scanning technology.

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NYC Mayor signs executive order on transgender nondiscrimination in city facilities

Today, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an executive order requiring all city agencies to ensure that their employees and members of the public have access to bathrooms and locker rooms that align with their gender identity or expression.

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The National Hispanic Latino Agenda demonstrates their deep support for LGBTQ Latinos in their policy statements

On Monday a coalition of 40 Latino organizations operating as the National Hispanic Latino Agenda sent out a press release highlighting their policy priorities which include strong support for issues that impact lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer Latinos. Although some of the member organizations, significantly the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), have demonstrated their vocal support of LGBTQ issues in the past, this announcement is important both because of the broad cross-section of support that each of these leading organizations represent but also because of the specificity and comprehensiveness of the policy initiatives they included.
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'Transparent' producer Rhys Ernst premieres trans history docuseries

'We’ve Been Around,' a new short film series by Emmy-nominated director Rhys Ernst, celebrates transgender people in history whose stories are not well known by the general public.

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South Dakota's Gov. Daugaard vetoes anti-transgender bill

Governor Daugaard of South Dakota vetoed HB 1008, a harmful bill that would ban transgender students from using the bathrooms or locker rooms that align with their gender identity.

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OSCARS celebrate Sam Smith, Lady Gaga, Holly Woodlawn and Alicia Vikander

The 88th Annual ACADEMY AWARDS® celebrated a year’s worth of on- and off-screen creativity with a live televised broadcast on ABC hosted by comedian Chris Rock.

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Must-See LGBT TV 2/28-3/5: Biden, Lady Gaga and Chris Rock at the OSCARS, Tyler Oakley "bros" it up on "The Amazing Race," and more

Grab the remote, set your DVR or queue up your streaming service of choice! GLAAD is bringing you the highlights in LGBT on TV this week.

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