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Sat, Apr 30, 2016 2:29 AM
Photographer Meg Bitton posted this photo of a young transgender girl Corey Maison on Facebook: "If this was YOUR daughter, would you be comfortable sending her into a men's bathroom? Neither would I. Be fair. Be kind. Be empathetic. Treat others how you would like to be treated." It certainly sends a [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Nigel Campbell
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 11:00 PM
Instagram Photo
BARTLET FOR AMERICA. Claudia Jean Cregg makes her triumphant return to the White House press briefing room. .@AllisonBJanneyAKA CJ CreggAKA Bonnie on @MomCBSdrops by the White House press briefing. https://t.co/TK4NJ7TEyM — The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 29, 2016 DAYTIME. Anderson Cooper says co-hosting Live! with Kelly Rippa would be a “dream” job.  DEMOCRATS. Should Democratic [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 10:07 PM
Horry County Schools
A South Carolina school district has announced plans to adopt new policies on bathroom use after a transgender student was suspended for using the bathroom matching his gender identity. The student, identified as R, had been using the boys’ bathroom since middle school. However, he was suddenly told in his senior year [...]
Source: Towleroad Michael Fitzgerald
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 9:24 PM
west side story
The rights holder to the musical West Side Story has blocked performances of the iconic musical in North Carolina and Mississippi. Broadway.com reports: In a move than can be interpreted as a reaction to recent legislation that allows for discrimination against LGBT individuals, Music Theatre International (MTI), the company that administers licensing rights for stock and [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 9:20 PM
Fire Island
The NYC nightlife promoter brings his own brand of decadance to the gay summer getaway. [...]
Source: Out Magazine Glenn Garner
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 9:02 PM
Mannan
Earlier this week we reported on the fatal machete attack on two gay activists in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Xulhaz Mannan (pictured), a gay rights activist and the editor of Bangladesh’s first LGBT magazine Roopbaan and Mahbub Tonoy, also a gay activist and on the magazine’s executive committee, were hacked to death on Monday by suspected Islamic militants using [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 8:50 PM
Lewis Hamilton
The Formula One driver dazzled at the TIME 100. [...]
Source: Out Magazine Dennis Hinzmann
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 8:48 PM
prince harry
In a new video promoting the upcoming Invictus Games in Orlando, Florida, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Harry almost literally drop the mic on President and Mrs. Obama. The video opens with The Queen and Prince Harry looking over a pamphlet for the games when Harry gets a message from Michelle Obama. Via [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 8:44 PM
Source: Out Magazine Out.com Editors