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An image from “America Lives” Photo: YouTube screenshot A drag queen dressed in a red mohawk and rainbow-colored skirt reads to elementary school kids. An androgynous blonde child in a pink dress listens closely. Hung on the classroom wall are a rainbow flag, a portrait of Communist philosopher Karl Marx and two handwritten signs that
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Photo: Trump Sneaker Website Former President Donald Trump was booed during his appearance at Sneaker Con in Philadelphia on Saturday. At the event, Trump unveiled his personally branded $400 golden sneakers that gay journalist Anderson Cooper called “cheap looking.” “Sneakerheads, you’re sneakerheads, right? Does everybody in the room consider themselves a sneakerhead?” Trump said during
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The first-ever, limited edition Rainbow OREO packs. Photo: OREO An Oreo Super Bowl commercial has prompted a right-wing organization to lash out at the cookie brand for the “gender ideology indoctrination of kids.” The National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) is a watchdog organization that purports to promote “ethics in public life through research, investigation,
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Jack Hibbs giving the House’s opening prayer on January 30, 2024 Photo: Screenshot Four LGBTQ+ congresspeople and 22 other Democratic federal legislators have written a letter blasting House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) for recently inviting anti-LGBTQ+ Pastor Jack Hibbs to deliver a prayer in the House. “Pastor Hibbs is a radical Christian Nationalist who helped
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In 2012, Charlie Kirk deferred his acceptance to Baylor University to found Turning Point USA and establish himself as a young conservative whisperer who could convince his peers of the wonders of capitalism. In early 2016, the organization’s website argued that through “non-partisan debate, dialogue, and discussion, Turning Point USA believes that every young person can be enlightened
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Another hate preacher affiliated with the wildly anti-LGBTQ+ New Independent Fundamental Baptist Movement, or New IFB Church, has called for the public execution of gay people. “That’s what fa**ots deserve, is the death penalty!” railed “Brother” Robert Larson in a sermon at the Bible Believers Baptist Church in Union Gap, WA last week. “And they
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Welcome to the weekly LGBTQ Nation News Quiz. We’ve kept you up-to-date on politics, current events, and news from the LGBTQ+ community all week. Now, this is your chance to look back on what happened. We’ll be testing your knowledge with a series of questions taken from our headlines this past week. Try the quiz without looking
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A Texas high school science teacher has been placed on probation after Chaya Raichik, who goes by Libs of TikTok online, shared images of him wearing drag at school events. However, his students are rallying to his defense against the anti-LGBTQ+ troll. On Valentine’s Day, Raichik posted several images of Rachmad Tjachyadi, an Indonesian-born teacher
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An 18-year-old transgender man in Colorado filed a lawsuit against Children’s Hospital Colorado, alleging that the hospital is discriminating against transgender patients by refusing to perform surgeries for trans patients that it offers to cisgender patients. The plaintiff, identified in court documents with the alias Caden Kent, says that he was supposed to receive top
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Michigan state Rep. Josh Schriver (R) Photo: YouTube screenshot Anti-trans Christian Michigan state representative Josh Schriver (R) has been stripped of his office staff, office budget, and House committee assignments after sharing a social media post pushing a racist and antisemitic conspiracy theory known as “The Great Replacement.” On February 6, Schriver used his X
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Haley’s imagined Valentine’s Day card from Trump to North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. Photo: Nikki Haley campaign Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley is celebrating Valentine’s Day with former President Donald Trump… but not in a way that he’ll love. She created fake Valentine’s cards from him to some of the most notorious anti-LGBTQ+
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A scene from Volkswagen’s 2024 Super Bowl ad. Photo: Screenshot Ads that aired during Sunday’s Super Bowl LVIII telecast on CBS featured more LGBTQ+ representation than last year’s, according to GLAAD. The LGBTQ+ advocacy organization noted 10 ads featuring depictions of queer characters or celebrities this year, up from only four that aired during the
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With the prospect of legal same-sex marriage closer than ever in Greece, far-right groups — including the Greek Orthodox Church and the most conservative members of the right-wing majority party — are in desperation mode. On Sunday, ultra-orthodox religious groups sponsored a rally at the Greek Parliament protesting Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ legislation to legalize
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Genesse Ivonne Moreno in April 2022 Photo: Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office Right-wingers are falsely claiming that a transgender woman conducted a Sunday shooting at the Houston megachurch of homophobic celebrity pastor Joel Osteen, even though local police have definitively said that she wasn’t trans. The right-wing claims originate from reports that the 36-year-old shooter,
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