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Dallas protesters support trans students

The evening after President Trump issued an executive order allowing discrimination against transgender students in schools, about 150 people gathered in Belo Gardens across from the George L. Allen federal building to protest the order.

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The View from D.C.: When the women marched ….

Remember yesterday, when I posted those photos from the riots and the protests happening around D.C.? Remember that video from the balcony here, with the emergency vehicles and the sirens, and remember how I said it had been that way … Continue reading

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The View from D.C.: One more video, an evening protest at 13th and M Street NW

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Church halts funeral over photo of 2 women kissing

As we here at Dallas Voice are getting ready to publish on Friday, Jan. 16, the first of what is intended to become the annual Dallas Voice Lesbian Issue, we were horrified to come across this story about a Colorado … Continue reading

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GetEQUAL TX plans Olympics protest, marriage equality rally this weekend

LGBT advocates plan protest Coca-Cola at the company’s bottling plant in San Antonio on Friday, the opening day of the Winter Games in Sochi, and then rally to support marriage equality in Fort Worth on Saturday.

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GetEQUAL TX to protest Rawlings for pulling pro-equality resolution

LGBT activists plan to protest Mayor Mike Rawlings Thursday morning after he said he planned to pull a resolution in support of LGBT job protections and marriage equality.

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Jury deliberates fate of homophobic reggae artist Buju Banton, who faces life in prison

The Associated Press is reporting that closing arguments have been given in the case of reggae singer Buju Banton’s drug case. The 37-year-old Banton is accused of conspiring with two other men in setting up a drug deal in December … Continue reading

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Arrests in Chi. Marriage Protest

Six marriage equality activists were arrested Monday afternoon in Chicago. Advocate.com: Daily News

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WBC, Smith Protest at Red State Premiere

Few members of the Westboro Baptist Church appeared for a protest Sunday against Red State at the Sundance Film Festival, where director Kevin Smith declared that he would release the film himself rather than sell the rights to it. Advocate.com: … Continue reading

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AZ Lawmakers Totally Harshing On Westboro Baptist’s Protest Of 9-Year-Old’s Funeral

Hoping to beat the Supreme Court in screwing with the Westboro Baptist Church's travel plans, lawmakers in Arizona are rushing through a bill that would prevent protests within 300 feet of a funeral or burial service, from an hour before … Continue reading

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