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The Talk In Israel: Religious LGBT Jews Come Out In New Online Campaign

TEL AVIV – Religious LGBT Jews are coming out online in the first campaign of its kind, Israeli news website Ynet reported.  An estimated 44 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender religiously observant Jews are posting photos, names, and sexual orientation

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Transgender Teen Nearly Homecoming Queen

A transgender cheerleader at San Ysidro High School nearly became San Diego County’s first-ever transgender homecoming queen this Friday. Violet Ri, 17, was born a boy but decided last year that she felt more comfortable being a girl and thus

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Transgender Community Rips ‘I Am Cait’ Jenner Reality Show

As the first season of E! network’s I Am Cait reality television show came to an end last weekend, many in the transgender community have blasted both the show and its star, Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner, for failing to represent the struggles that ordinary trans people face on a daily basis.

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Transgender Community Speaks Out Against New Bathroom Referendum

Sacramento’s transgender community has spoken out against a proposed ballot measure submitted this Friday by the group Privacy for All to counter Assembly Bill 1266 (known as the “Transgender Bathroom Bill”). The referendum would require people to use “restrooms, showers, locker rooms, and changing