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Another Update Of My News Troves With Interesting Stories on Non-Binary Gender Identities, Transgender Issues and LGBTQIA Issues!

I have just spent a few hours selecting more stories for my news “troves.” There are some really interesting new stories there so please drop by! Non-binary Gender Identities Trove: https://trove.com/Agender-JerBear-in-SantaFe/Non-binary-Gender-Identities.https://trove.com/Agender-JerBear-in-SantaFe/Transgender-Issues.205355209240 Transgender Issues Trove: https://trove.com/Agender-JerBear-in-SantaFe/Transgender-Issues.205355 LGBTQIA Issues Trove: https://trove.com/Agender-JerBear-in-SantaFe/LGBTQIA-Issues.205350 Advertisements

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Tips For Editing and Writing Trans News Stories

From: http://www.allabouttrans.org.uk I view a fair number of trans themed news stories between Twitter, Facebook, curating stories for my TROVE on transgender issues, Tumblr and WordPress. I see a real need for the kind of information this infographic contains. I … Continue reading

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Transgender Issues Trove

Transgender Issues News Stories I Selected for Trove Note: The formating may not be totally correct but this will give you an idea of the stories I’ve curated (selected) for the news service known as Trove. Agender JerBear in SantaFe picked … Continue reading

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Mamma Mia! Sweden’s ABBA The Museum boasts record visitors | Gay Star News

Here’s a wonderful tidbit of news from Jamie Tabberer writing for Gay Star News. I have been an avid, (some would say crazed), ABBA fan since I first heard Waterloo back in 1974. I am pleased their museum is doing … Continue reading

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Nepal issues first ‘third gender’ passport | Gay Star News

Great news from Nepal where passports are being issued with the option of a third gender available. Here’s an excerpt from the report by Sylvia Tan at Gay Star News: Nepal has started issuing passports to applicants who wish to … Continue reading

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Gay USA 7/29/15 #LGBTQIANews

Two wonderful people I met years ago host this weekly LGBTQIA News show which I will try to put up regularly. It’s hosted by Andy Humm and Ann Northrop

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My Trove Selections

I was recruited by Trove, a news gathering service and app, to select stories for various feeds. Some of the news selections are as a result of my Twitter posts others are stories I’ve picked under certain categories. As I … Continue reading

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Yes, It’s A Problem: 3 Transgender Discrimination Complaints Filed This Week | ThinkProgress

This report from Think Progress looks at 3 cases of discrimination against transgender people this past week. In the first a hospital refused to perform breast implant surgery, in the second a school has refused to let a trans boy … Continue reading

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Trans Community in New Mexico – In The News

During the past few days there has been considerable coverage of Transgender issues in the New Mexico media. On Thursday Albuquerque held its second annual Trans March. This led to coverage in several media outlets. Here is a sample of … Continue reading

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How Evangelicals Are Protesting ‘The Rush Limbaugh Of Christianity’ | ThinkProgress

Here’s a disturbing story from JACK JENKINS writing for Think Progress about a sexist, homophobic and effeminaphobia pastor from Seattle… “How Evangelicals Are Protesting ‘The Rush Limbaugh Of Christianity’“ A growing number of evangelical Christians are standing up against what they … Continue reading

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Crash claims top AIDS researchers heading to Melbourne

This news was what made this horrific event personal for me. I worked in HIV/AIDS Care and Prevention for 22 years. I was proud to be part of a caring, selfless group of professionals who were working to save lives. … Continue reading

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Our Bees, Ourselves – NYTimes.com

This is an important Op-Ed from the New York Times concerning the serious problem of honeybee colonies dying in alarming numbers. Here’s the Op-Ed by MARK WINSTON… VANCOUVER, British Columbia — AROUND the world, honeybee colonies are dying in huge numbers: About one-third of … Continue reading

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Teen Convinces Her High School To Drop Abstinence-Only Education Class | ThinkProgress

This story really warms my heart. I can’t tell you how frustrating it was to spend many years of my professional life combating the false science behind abstinence-only sex education. One mom and daughter fought back and struck a blow … Continue reading

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Anal deposits, child abuse, domestic violence and more: The 5 worst people of the week

This excellent, but maddening piece was written by Katie Halper, (see mini bio at the end of this story), and appeared at The Raw Story. It illustrates how the lunatic fringe is now becoming the Republican lunatic mainstream… GOP politicians, … Continue reading

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LGBTQ News Links

As promised, here is a list of my favorite LGBTQ News sites (This list is also in my header). Check them out for the latest news: Queerty LGBTQ Nation Gay Star News Pink News UK Edge on the Net The … Continue reading

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US: Anti-trans Texans accused of electoral fraud in petition to overturn Equal Rights Ordinance · PinkNews.co.uk

Why are people so threatened by someone using a restroom? I get so tired of this constant transphobic obsession by some on the religious right… Anti-trans lobbyists in Houston, Texas have been accused of using illegal electoral methods in their … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News – July 1, 2014

Queer news and entertainment for July 1, 2014 from the good folks at Gay Star News: Gay Star News – LGBTQ News Stories Federal judge strikes down gay marriage ban in Kentucky Judge John G. Heyburn II had already previously … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News – June 28, 29 & 30, 2014

Queer news and entertainment for June 28, 29 & 30, 2014 from the good folks at Gay Star News: Gay Star News – LGBTQ News Stories Silvio Berlusconi, known for anti-gay gaffes, comes out for gay rights Back in 2010, … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News – June 27, 2014

Queer news and entertainment for June 27, 2014 from the good folks at Gay Star News: Gay Star News – LGBTQ News Stories FIFA will not punish anti-gay chants, but will investigate underwear Brazil superstar Neymar is reportedly under investigation … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News – June 26, 2014

Queer news and entertainment for June 26, 2014 from the good folks at Gay Star News: Gay Star News – LGBTQ News Stories Religion linked with higher gay teen suicide risk While religion is not necessarily to blame for suicide, … Continue reading

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