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Neo-Nazi Site Calls for Harassing LGBT People Scared of Trump: ‘Troll Them Until they Kill Themselves’

This post originally published by Towleroad. A Trump-supporting, Neo-Nazi, white supremacist website called The Daily Stormer has called on its readers to troll people scared about the Republican’s presidential victory until they commit suicide. The Daily Stormer published dozens of tweets on Wednesday expressing fear over what Trump’s election will mean for …

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Welcome to the Resistance

This post originally published by the Advocate.com. Living in Donald Trump’s America seemed like a far-off nightmare. Until it became reality.  But now we are in it. Day one was shocking, as this Twitter moment shows. The hate-crime attacks. The race-fueled verbal attacks. The vandalism. The fear.  This is not …

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Half of Massachusetts sorority quits in protest of opposition to trans recruit

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Alpha Omicron Pi at Tufts University Facebook Half the membership of the Delta chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi — about 46 members — resigned from the sorority at Tufts University in Massachusetts in protest of their national organization’s opposition to a transgender recruit, New England …

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Police release body camera footage from Pulse massacre

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Caution: Although this video has been edited, it still may be triggering for some readers. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office in central Florida released police officer body camera video footage Thursday from the June 12 massacre at the LGBTQ nightclub Pulse in Orlando. A …

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Peter Thiel named to Trump transition team

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. Peter Thiel has been named to Trump’s transition team. (Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key) Gay billionaire Peter Thiel, whose support for Donald Trump made him stand out in Silicon Valley and the LGBT community, has been named as one of …

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Journo Jonathan Capehart Gets Emotional: ‘As an African-American and a Gay Man, Trump’s Presidency Scares Me’ – WATCH

This post originally published by Towleroad. Gay Washington Post journalist Jonathan Capeheart gave an emotional interview about the impact Donald Trump’s election has had on him and other members of minority communities in the United States. Speaking with Channel 4 News’ Jon Snow (seriously, that’s his name), Capehart explained why so many …

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Mexico Lawmakers Reject Proposal to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

This post originally published by Towleroad. A committee in Mexico’s lower house of congress has voted down a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage. In May, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto (above) called for the legalization of gay marriage in accordance with a ruling from 2015 Supreme Court ruling that found a …

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LGBT Suicide Hotlines See a Spike in Call Volume After Trump Win

This post originally published by MotherJones. A protest for LGBT equality Ted Eytan/Wikimedia Commons Two LGBT suicide prevention hotlines told Mother Jones that calls to their services have spiked since Donald Trump was elected president. Trans Hotline, a nonprofit that focuses on suicide prevention for transgender people, has received at …

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