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LGBT Studies Course At San Francisco High School May Be 1st In Nation

A San Francisco high school may be the first in the country to offer an LGBT studies course.

06/22/2015

Laverne Cox attends the Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection 2015 presented by Macy's fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2015 at Lincoln Center on February 12, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Go Red)

Laverne Cox First Transgender Person To Get Wax Figure At Madame Tussauds In San Francisco

‘Orange Is The New Black’ co-star Laverne Cox is scheduled to be unveiled at the Madame Tussauds’ in San Francisco on June 26, two days before the city’s annual LGBT pride parade.

06/09/2015

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U.S. Military Celebrating Gay Pride Month, Honors Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Servicemembers

Maybe it’s all about who is the current commander-in-chief. Maybe it resonates more because of Caitlyn Jenner’s announcement this week. Maybe it’s just the new “normal” for the Department of Defense, but this month the DoD is making it very clear to the American public that the military supports Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month.

06/02/2015

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5 of Caitlyn Jenner’s Celebrity Doppelgängers

Some say ‪#‎JessicaLange‬ is a dead ringer for ‪#‎CaitlynJenner‬, maybe. But here’s a couple more…

06/01/2015

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The Best Reactions to Caitlyn Jenner’s Soon-To-Be-Iconic ‘Vanity Fair’ Cover

Jenner’s new appearance sparked a media frenzy after the announcement that she would appear for the first time on the cover of the celebrated magazine, but when the cover was revealed, many tweeted words of encouragement, acceptance, and celebration.

06/01/2015

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Caitlyn Jenner Twitter Account Hits 285,000 Followers In An Hour, Surpasses President For Fastest To 1 Million

Bruce Jenner has transitioned completely and is revealing her new look and name, Caitlyn Jenner, on the cover of Vanity Fair.

06/01/2015

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National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Pride Month Declared By President Obama (Full Text)

“The Federal Government is now leading by example, ensuring that our employees and contractors are judged by the quality of their work, not by who they love. ” FULL TEXT OF PRESIDENT OBAMA DECLARATION

05/29/2015

People celebrate in San Francisco's Castro District following U.S. Supreme Court decisions on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, 2013. (CBS)

Survey Says SF Castro District Is Becoming (Slightly) Less Gay

A November 2014 business survey of visitors and residents in San Francisco’s Castro and Upper Market neighborhoods indicates that new arrivals to the rapidly-growing area are less likely to identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender.

05/22/2015

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Bruce Jenner Comes Out As Transgender, Says ‘I Am A Woman’

In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.

04/25/2015

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Transgender Inmate Pleads For California’s First Sex Reassignment Surgery In Prison

Attorneys representing a transgender prison inmate on Wednesday asked a federal judge to stick with his order that California officials must immediately provide the inmate with sex reassignment surgery.

04/23/2015

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