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Monday, September 23, 2019
Gender markers removed from bathroom doors, all restrooms now transgendered. A New York City college has responded to transgender students who vandalized bathrooms by rewarding them with campus-wide “degendered” facilities. Bill Mea, acting president of Cooper Union, sent an email March 18 informing the campus community of the new restrooms, which...
A Christian couple in the U.K. has reportedly been denied their request to adopt two foster children in their care after they told social workers that the juveniles needed a mother and a father, and not two daddies.  According to reports, the couple, which has not been identified, has...
The U.S. Navy has become the next branch of the military to release guidelines on how it will handle those who wish to present themselves as the opposite gender. “o later than 1 July 2017, the Navy and Marine Corps will begin accessing transgender applicants who meet all standards,” the...
President Barack Obama announced Friday he was designating the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country's first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. "This week I'm designating the Stonewall National Monument as the newest addition to America's national park system," Obama...
A private preschool expelled a 4-year-old student after her parents raised questions about curriculum supporting exploring gender identities and promoting same-sex couples, according to the Denver Post. "I think at this age they don't know what bias is. They could have kids from Mars and they would still play with each...
A priest in Italy has refused to backtrack from his claim that the country’s recent earthquakes were punishment for civil unions between gay couples despite criticism from the Vatican’s top cleric. Fr Giovanni Cavalcoli made his controversial statement last week, the day Italy was struck by a 6.6 magnitude earthquake,...
The Democratic governor of Pennsylvania has signed two executive orders banning government workers from turning down homosexuals and transgenders for Commonwealth contracts and grants, and prohibiting those who contract with the Commonwealth from doing the same. “These executive orders—one that applies to Commonwealth employees and the other that applies to grants...
A 7-year-old boy has been removed from his mother's care after it came to light she was forcing him to live as a girl. Mr. Justice Hayden said the woman, who cannot be identified, caused her son "significant emotional harm" after she became "absolutely convinced" that he "perceived himself as a girl" and then forced...