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The man behind Teen Vogue’s woke revamp just announced a new LGBTQ publication

This post originally published by The Daily Dot. In an era where magazines and websites seem to be downsizing or pivoting to video, Conde Nast has turned its focus on an oft-overlooked market: the LGBTQ community. On Wednesday, Teen Vogue digital director Phillip Picardi and Condé Nast announced the upcoming launch of “Them,” the company’s first independent …

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Federal court shuts down strict Kentucky abortion law

This post originally published by The Daily Dot. A Kentucky law requiring women seeking abortions to have an ultrasound prior to the procedure, then be shown fetal images and listen to the fetus’ heartbeat, has been struck down by a federal court. On Wednesday night, Western District of Kentucky Judge …

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White House reissues LGBTQ wording in equal employment policy after backlash

This post originally published by The Daily Dot. President Trump‘s Department of Commerce stated it will reissue its equal employment opportunity policy to include LGBTQ discrimination protections. The move came hours after BuzzFeed News reported that sexual orientation and gender identity were absent from the protected categories in the 2017 policy. …

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Atlanta’s rainbow crosswalks will soon be a permanent fixture

This post originally published by The Daily Dot. Atlanta‘s colorful crosswalk is here to stay. On Tuesday, June 12, the one-year anniversary of the tragic Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando that killed 49 people, Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed announced that the city’s once-temporary rainbow crosswalks will be permanently revived. A before and …

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