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Hillary Clinton congratulates ‘Saturday Night Live’ star Kate McKinnon on Emmys win
The Daily Mail
September 19, 2016

Hillary Clinton is not ready for prime time — but Kate McKinnon is.

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Olivia Timeline: From Grassroots to World’s Largest Lesbian Travel Company
San Francisco Bay Times
September 19, 2016

1973: Singer songwriter Meg Christian discovers fellow musician Cris Williamson’s record in Washington, D.C. Deeply moved, she rallies 400 fans to attend a Williamson concert. Christian starts singing from the audience when Williamson forgets the words.

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Lesbian mistaken for man, questioned in restroom at L.A. concert venue
LGBTQ Nation
September 19, 2016

A lesbian woman says she was questioned by staff at L.A.’s Staples Center Wednesday after they mistook her for a man in the women’s restroom, PinkNews reports.

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Drew Droege Satirizes The Gay Single Life In His New One-Man Show
Huffington Post
September 19, 2016

Actor-comedian Drew Droege turned New York’s Barrow Street Theatre into a booze-fueled bacchanal this weekend, exploring the challenges many gay men face in the marriage equality era with a new, side-splitting solo show.

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Mysterious blog claims Chelsea bombing was for gay rights
New York Post
September 19, 2016

Police are “vetting” a Tumblr account that surfaced early Sunday taking credit for the Chelsea bombing — and threatening further action, a police source told The Post.

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Tumblr user posts manifesto claiming to be Chelsea bomber and gay man
LGBTQ Nation
September 19, 2016

The New York Police Department is reportedly investigating a Tumblr account that claimed responsibility for the Saturday night bombing in Chelsea that injured 29 people, according to an unnamed police source quoted by the New York Daily News.

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This Gay Man Is Fighting For LGBT Rights In The South And Beyond
Huffington Post
September 19, 2016

We aren’t just fighting religious ignorance down here, we are fighting ignorance thrown at us from other parts of the country.

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Gay rights in China: What it was like growing up gay in China
Quartz
September 19, 2016

“What’s like growing up in China being gay?” This is often the first serious question I get when someone I've just met discovers I’m gay and grew up in mainland China. I understand their curiosity—the concept can seem almost oxymoronic.

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Chelsea Manning Will Finally Receive Gender Transition Surgery, Ends Her Hunger Strike
jezebel.com
September 14, 2016

Chelsea Manning will finally receive the proper treatment for her gender dysphoria and will begin the process for an eventual gender transition surgery.

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Here's How Obama's Female Staffers Made Their Voices Heard
nymag.com
September 14, 2016

Susan Rice, who’s currently the national security adviser, said she (and other women) had to shoulder their way into important conversations: “It’s not pleasant to have to appeal to a man to say, ‘Include me in that meeting.’”

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