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Golfer Hailey Davidson banned in mid-season rule change

Hailey Davidson found herself suddenly banned from the NXXT Women’s Pro Tour after a mid-season rule change requiring players to be “a biological female at birth.” Before the change in rules, the transgender player was second in the tour’s standings. She won the NXXT Women’s Classic in January. Hailey announced news of the ban on …

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Congressman George Santos expelled from Congress

The US Congress voted today to expel serial liar Congressman George Santos. Apparently members decided they could produce sufficient bullshit already without the contributions of the gay fabulist. Members voted 311-114 for the expulsion which takes effect immediately. Today’s vote makes Santos only the third house member expelled since the civil war. Elected in 2022, …

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‘Don’t Say Gay’ pollie Joe Harding off to jail

Joe Harding, the politician behind Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay ‘ legislation, is off to jail. And we’re crying. 🤣Truly we are. 😂 I’m trying to squeeze out a tear as I type. Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2020, convicted felon Joe Harding achieved two things during his short tenure. He sponsored the …

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Protections for transgender people in Washington prisons

In another win for trans people in the US, a Seattle federal judge has signed off on a settlement in a lawsuit over the treatment of transgender people in Washington prisons. An agreement has been made to improve the conditions for transgender people incarcerated in Washington prisons. Advocacy group Disability Rights Washington brought the suit …

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Philadelphia gender-affirming healthcare seekers protected

In the face of increasing US restrictions against trans people, the Mayor of Philadelphia signs an executive order to protect those seeking gender-affirming healthcare. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney signed the order on Tuesday. It forbids the city government from penalising people seeking gender-affirming healthcare. The protection applies to both residents and those who travel to …

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Lauri Carleton: ally shot dead over Pride Flag

Fierce LGBTQIA+ ally, 66-year-old Lauri Carleton, was shot dead Friday night over a Pride flag she displayed outside her shop. Lauri Carleton owned the Mag Pi clothing store in Cedar Glen, California. After receiving reports of a shooting, police arrived to find her wounded. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said she was pronounced dead …

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Kellogg’s: from anti-wanking cereal to ‘going woke’

It’s been a roller-coaster ride for Kellogg’s since the company promoted cornflakes as an anti-wanking foodstuff in the 1890s. Now, Trumpites are suing the company over ‘sexualising its products and ‘going woke’. Former Trump advisors Gene Hamilton and Stephen Miller of the right-wing America First Legal (AFL) filed a civil rights complaint against Kellogg’s this …

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1 in 4 high school students gay, bi, or questioning

1 in 4 high school students in the US identifies as gay, bi, or questioning according to the latest Centers for Disease Control annual report. The latest figures come from a 2021 survey of 17,232 students between the ages of 14 and 18.  About 3/4 claimed a sole attraction to the opposite sex. Of the …

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Stormy Daniels fan base now ‘gays, trans & women’

Adult film star and Donald Trump accuser Stormy Daniels says that since news of her liaison with the failed politician, her fan base changed from white guys in suits to gays, trans and women. In 2018, news broke that shortly before the 2016 US election, Donald Trump’s lawyer paid the adult entertainer $130,000 to deny …

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Mother of Pulse Victim: Congressman Santos lied about deaths

The incoming US congressman for New York’s third congressional district lied about four employees dying in the Pulse massacre, according to the mother of a victim. Congressman-elect George Santos today admitted to ’embellishing’ most of his life and work history. Republican and Trump-lover George Santos made headlines last week when investigations showed the new congressman …

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