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Restrictions on transgender student athletes' participation in Texas school sports signed into law

38 minutes ago   |   ABC

While some argue the bill intends to ensure fair competition, advocates claim it is detrimental to transgender youth.
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'Worst List' names 180 colleges that are 'unsafe' for LGBTQ students

5 hours ago   |   NBC News

An LGBTQ nonprofit on Monday released its annual Worst List naming 180 colleges and universities as “the absolute worst, most unsafe campuses for LGBTQ youth.”
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Twitter suspends Indiana Rep. Banks' official account after removing post about Dr. Levine

9 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles


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Twitter suspends Indiana Rep. Jim Banks' official account, removes post for 'targeted misgendering'

10 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Twitter suspended Indiana Rep. Jim Banks' account after removing his post about admiral Dr. Rachel Levine for "targeted misgendering."
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Facebook did little to moderate posts in the world's most violent countries

Facebook did little to moderate posts in the world's most violent countries

11 hours ago   |   Politico

In late 2020, Facebook researchers came to a sobering conclusion. The company's efforts to curb hate speech in the Arabic world were not working. In a 59-page memo circulated...
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Twitter Suspends Republican Lawmaker Jim Banks for Misgendering Biden Appointee

21 hours ago   |   Time

Twitter Inc. suspended Representative Jim Banks' official account for calling Dr. Rachel Levine, the Assistant Health and Human Services Secretary, a man. Banks, a Republican...
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Biden to meet Pope Francis amid some rifts with US bishops

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

There's an intriguing subplot to President Joe Biden's upcoming meeting with Pope Francis. The world's two most prominent Roman Catholics will be celebrating a shared outlook...
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Dave Chappelle 'open' to dialogue with Netflix employees after controversy, reports says

3 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Comedian Dave Chapelle is "open" to talking with the transgender community according to People magazine.
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Jennifer Klein on the U.S.'s ‘First Ever' National Gender Strategy

Jennifer Klein on the U.S.'s ‘First Ever' National Gender Strategy

3 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

“We want it to be aspirational,” said co-chair of U.S. President Joe Biden's policy council.
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Dave Chappelle Reps Says Comedian Is Open To Discuss Netflix Backlash That Lead To Employee Walkout

Dave Chappelle Reps Says Comedian Is Open To Discuss Netflix Backlash That Lead To Employee Walkout

3 days ago   |   News One   |   2 articles

The saga of controversy that's resulted from Dave Chappelle's very viral Netflix standup special, “The Closer,” has practically been unfolding daily since it premiered just...
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Gov. Brian Kemp : ‘Poetic Justice' That World Series Will Be Held In...

Gov. Brian Kemp : ‘Poetic Justice' That World Series Will Be Held In Georgia, After All-Star Game Snub

Listen To The Full Interview Below: Brian Kemp , Governor of Georgia joined the Guy Benson Show to discuss the Atlanta braves reaching the world series after the MLB pulled its... Read more ...

Pittsburgh recreation centers redefined with emphasis on tech industry for youth

Pittsburgh recreation centers redefined with emphasis on tech industry for youth

"Kids in our city, are no longer going to be just given a basketball and a cup of juice and be told that they can hang out," said Mayor Bill Peduto's Chief of Staff, Dan Gilman. Read more ...

Neighbors say they'd feed 15-year-old who was abandoned with brothers

Trevor Thompson said he got suspicious when he asked the teen if he liked the pizza he gave him and the boy replied, "The first pizza we had?" That's when he figured there were... Read more ...

Buc-ee's suing Sugar Land business owner over the similarity of his store

Buc-ee's has its beaver teeth set on a "Bukys" in Rosenberg and El Campo in their latest lawsuit claiming the store has several similarities. Read more ...

7-year-old struck, killed by hit-and-run driver in Philadelphia's Strawberry...

CHILD KILLED: A child was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Philadelphia's Strawberry Mansion section. Read more ...

Kanye West's Yeezy brand sued over alleged shipping delays

A lawsuit filed by the state of California against West's fashion business alleges delayed e-commerce shipments violate the state's business code. Read more ...

Manchin Pushes for More Climate Cuts from the Budget Bill

He has already effectively succeeded in stripping the bill of its most powerful climate change provision. Read more ...

Elon Musk's wealth surged by $36 billion, the largest single-day gain...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is the world's richest person by a nearly $100 billion margin. picture alliance / Getty Images Elon Musk's net worth jumped to $288.6 billion on Monday... Read more ...

'Rust' Assistant Director Was Fired From Movie Set After 2019 Prop Gun Incident

A producer from "Freedom's Path" confirmed to Newsweek that Halls had been fired in 2019 after a gun was "unexpectedly discharged" on set. Read more ...

Ohio High School Cancels Performance of 'She Kills Monsters' Over Implied...

The play is among the most popular modern productions for high schools and the version planned had been retooled for young audiences. Read more ...