Groundswell Announces Fund to Support Grassroots Organizing Led By Women of Color and Transgender People of Color
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Groundswell Announces Fund to Support Grassroots Organizing Led By Women of Color and Transgender People of Color

I wanted to give you all a heads up on an exciting new fund from Groundswell, the nation’s largest reproductive justice funder, set to support the leadership of women of color and trans folks of color across reproductive healthcare areas. The idea is to support the two groups that bear the greatest burden of white … Continue reading

BREAKING: SCOTUS Rejects ‘Gay conversion’ Therapy Ban Challenge
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BREAKING: SCOTUS Rejects ‘Gay conversion’ Therapy Ban Challenge

Via Reuters: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left intact California’s ban on “gay conversion” therapy aimed at turning youths under age 18 away from homosexuality, rejecting a Christian minister’s challenge to the law asserting it violates religious rights. The justices, turning away a challenge to the 2012 law for the second time in three … Continue reading

Chechen Leader Establishes Concentration Camps for Gay Men
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Chechen Leader Establishes Concentration Camps for Gay Men

From NewNowNext: Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has authorized a concentration camp for men suspected of being homosexuals, according to reports by human rights groups. The news comes a week after allegations officials in the region have been detaining and murdering gay men. Novaya Gazeta, a newspaper known for its criticism of the Russian government, reports … Continue reading