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Loophole in Rules on Transgender Troops Denies 2 Their Commissions - New York Times May 27th, 2017 08:20:20 EDT -0400

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Officials Decline to Call Fatal Stabbing of Black Student a Hate Crime - New York Times May 22nd, 2017 20:48:30 EDT -0400

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Parents learn after teen daughter's suicide that she was bullied - New York Post May 26th, 2017 10:49:00 EDT -0400

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Betsy DeVos Refuses to Rule Out Giving Funds to Schools That Discriminate - New York Times May 24th, 2017 22:13:23 EDT -0400

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Japanese Transgender Politician Is Showing 'I Exist Here' - New York Times May 19th, 2017 09:30:39 EDT -0400

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My Family Didn't Accept Me. Ole Miss Did. - New York Times May 23rd, 2017 11:13:22 EDT -0400

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New Jersey Town Used Zoning to Discriminate Against Islam - New York Times May 23rd, 2017 20:02:30 EDT -0400

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New York City Has A New Campaign To Fight Discrimination In The Trump Era - BuzzFeed News May 23rd, 2017 11:14:59 EDT -0400

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After Fleeing Bias at Home, Gay Russians Say It Persists in Brooklyn - New York Times May 21st, 2017 21:16:55 EDT -0400

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The Census Won't Collect LGBT Data. That's a Problem. - New York Times May 10th, 2017 15:49:58 EDT -0400

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Man castrated transgender woman at her apartment: cops - New York Post May 20th, 2017 17:04:00 EDT -0400

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Teacher accused of ripping hijab off girl gets hate crime charges ... - New York Daily News May 25th, 2017 00:44:47 EDT -0400

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Anti-LGBT bigot turns Q train ride into nightmare for couple - NY ... - New York Daily News May 24th, 2017 16:16:20 EDT -0400

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Utah High School Senior Overcomes Health Problems, Bullying ... - U.S. News & World Report May 26th, 2017 03:12:03 EDT -0400

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Judge tosses 'Clock Boy' discrimination suit against school - New York Post May 19th, 2017 13:57:18 EDT -0400

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