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May 21, 2019

Laverne Cox Wants To Stop The Erasure Of Trans Men In Abortion Conversations

Cox urged people to include trans men in abortion debates in the wake of Alabama passing the strictest anti-abortion measure in the country. Source: Queer Voices

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Nina West Of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Wants Kids To Feel 'Loved And Seen' With New Video

The queen says her children’s music EP, “Drag is Magic,” is meant to encourage young fans to “reconsider the masks we are all forced to wear daily.” Source: Queer Voices

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Alex Landi Aims To Set New Bar For Asian Representation In Hollywood

The actor, who plays Dr. Nico Kim on “Grey’s,” also has his eye on “Shang-Chi,” Marvel’s groundbreaking superhero franchise. Source: Queer Voices

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May 20, 2019

Transgender Woman Beaten By Mob Last Month Is Found Shot To Death

Muhlaysia Booker, 23, found dead in Dallas, is at least the fourth transgender person in the U.S. — all of them black women — to be slain this year. Source: Queer Voices

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May 19, 2019

Sprinter Dutee Chand Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

Chand, who won two silver medals at the 2018 Asian Games, told the Indian Express on Sunday that she is in a same-sex relationship. Source: Queer Voices

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Chick-fil-A Executive Calls Supporting Anti-LGBTQ Organizations A 'Higher Calling'

The fast-food company has continued to donate hundreds of thousands of dollars to anti-LGBTQ groups despite backlash. Source: Queer Voices

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This Same-Sex Couple Made Their Mark In National Politics A Century Before The Buttigiegs Came Along

By Anya Jabour Since openly gay South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced his bid for the presidency, news outlets Source: Queer Voices

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Dozens Protest Mike Pence At Taylor University Graduation In Home State Of Indiana

Most of the graduates stayed for the vice president’s commencement speech, welcoming him with a standing ovation. Source: Queer Voices

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When The Far Right Took Over Brazil, Its Only LGBTQ Congressman Fled For His Life

Jean Wyllys left Brazil amid death threats from backers of authoritarian President Jair Bolsonaro. Now, he’s a “living representative” of Bolsonaro’s oppression. Source: Queer Voices

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May 17, 2019

This DJ Found Her Creative Calling After Beating Cancer

Quiana Parks’ life changed at a New York nightclub. Source: Queer Voices