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Friends Outraged After Idaho Family Buries Trans Woman as a Man

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 27
Friends of a transgender woman from Idaho who suddenly died from a brain aneurysm in October are outraged after the woman's family held an open casket and buried her as a man.

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Friends Outraged After Idaho Family Buries Trans Woman as a Man

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 27
Friends of a transgender woman from Idaho who suddenly died from a brain aneurysm in October are outraged after the woman's family held an open casket and buried her as a man.

4th Child for Nurses Challenging Gay Marriage Ban

Nov 26
Two Detroit-area nurses who are challenging Michigan's ban on gay marriage are raising a fourth adopted child.

Ginsburg Gets Heart Stent to Clear Artery Clog

By Sam Hananel | Nov 26
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery, court officials said.

NCLR and UN Opposes Gay Conversion Therapy

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 25
Earlier this month, the United Nations Committee Against Torture and the National Center for Lesbian Rights opposed gay conversion therapy being used on LGBT youth in the United States.

FDA Strengthens Warning on Device Linked to Cancer

By Linda A. Johnson | Nov 25
U.S. regulators on Monday strengthened their warning against use of a once-popular device for gynecologic surgery that can spread unsuspected cancer, saying its risk is only justified in a fraction of patients.

New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

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