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Educator explains what it means to be transgender

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As a transgender boy growing up in rural Maine, Alex Myers had to fight for visibility; today, he travels around the country educating students on the transgender community. Continue reading

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Indiana’s freedom of religion bill is a step back

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Our generation is not in control and for a lot of LGBT youth, this means being misrepresented and feeling helpless to do anything about it. Continue reading

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Religious freedom bill in Indiana causes backlash

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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed a state bill into law this week that proponents say will protect religious freedom in the state, but that others criticize as enabling discrimination. Continue reading

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Supreme Court action allows same-sex marriage in Alabama

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The Supreme Court denied an appeal this week that would have stopped same-sex marriages in Alabama, allowing them to begin immediately. Continue reading

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Does the law allow businesses to say ‘no’ to same-sex couples?

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As same-sex marriage becomes legal in a growing number of states, local governments are addressing a debate between same-sex couples and businesses that do not want to serve them. Continue reading

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