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Transgender New Yorkers getting new protection against discrimination

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced new protections for transgender New Yorkers on Sunday, saying the state health department will add gender identity to a non...
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Mon, 06/25/2018 - 10:09am
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Connections: Olympic gold medalist and LGBTQ activist Greg Louganis

Greg Louganis, Olympic gold medalist and LGBTQ activist, joins us in studio. He discusses a range of issues, including the inclusion (or exclusion) of...
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Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:38am
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Connections: Challenges faced by homeless LGBTQ youth

Research shows that LGBTQ youth make up a disproportionally high percentage of the homeless population across the nation, putting them at risk for...
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Wed, 02/21/2018 - 9:12am
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Connections: Understanding the expanding definitions of gender

California will become the first state in the country to offer a nonbinary option on driver’s licenses and birth certificates. This comes as a growing...
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Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:35am
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Connections: Why Kevin Spacey's announcement furthers dangerous stereotypes

Members of the LGBTQ community are blasting actor Kevin Spacey, saying he conflated homosexuality with pedophilia. Late last month, actor Anthony Rapp...
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Mon, 11/06/2017 - 8:08am
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Connections: Rochester Gay Men's Chorus celebrates 35 years

The Rochester Gay Men's Chorus is celebrating 35 years of performances and community activism. The group promotes social change and LGBTQ pride through...
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Wed, 10/25/2017 - 12:42pm
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Connections: How Title VII issues impact the LGBTQ community

The Trump administration has argued that laws covering bias at work do not include or cover LGBTQ issues. This is, to say the least, perceived as a...
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Thu, 10/12/2017 - 7:59am
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Connections: 2017 ImageOut Film Festival

The ImageOut Film Festival is back. It showcases films and other creative works that promote LGBT arts and cultural experiences. We preview this year’s...
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Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:52am
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Connections: The legacy of Will & Grace and how LGBTQ characters are portrayed on TV

The sitcom Will and Grace is making its return to the airwaves on Thursday, after finishing an eight year run in 2006. Former Vice President Joe Biden...
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Wed, 09/27/2017 - 11:40am
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