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LGBT Bold Introduces Ji Strangeway
May 21, 2018
Ji Strangeway is the author of "Red As Blue” -  a hybrid graphic novel that combines prose and screenplay with illustrations. The throwback tale of an angsty, teen girl who stumbles her way through her sexuality and the repercussions of a small town mentality is chock full of quippy one-liners, gorgeous graphic artwork, and edgy sex scenes. 
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James Felton Keith: How LGBTQ Entrepreneurs Can Get Involved In Politics
April 26, 2018
I spoke with James Felton Keith at StartOut's Congressional LGBTQ Entrepreneur Summit about why he decided to run for office, how to start getting politically active as an entrepreneur and how important it is for LGBTQ professionals to be vocal.
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LGBT Laywers Practicing in Texas
October 01, 2017
The State Bar of Texas annually collects demographic data about Texas lawyers, but it doesn't ask about their status as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning.
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The Advocate, Out, Pride, Plus, LGBT.com Under New Ownership
September 07, 2017
The Largest LGBT Media Company Changes Control in a Management Buy-Out Led by Media Investor and High Times CEO Adam Levin.
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Q&A with McDermott Will & Emery's Lisa Linsky: Working for LGBT Equality, Within the Firm and Outside
April 18, 2017
In 2006, Lisa Linsky, a partner at McDermott Will & Emery, created the firm's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
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Washington Blade to launch newspaper in Los Angeles
March 10, 2017
The Washington Blade, the nation’s first and most acclaimed LGBT newspaper, today announced plans to launch a new publication, the Los Angeles Blade, on March 24.
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The Human Rights Campaign trolled Republicans at CPAC with an ad on Grindr
February 27, 2017
Despite promising to fight for the LGBT community, the Trump administration continues to disrupt LGBTQI progress and equality...fortunately the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) have something to say about it.
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Texas Organizations Launch 'I Pee With LGBT' Campaign
February 20, 2017
The ACLU of Texas and Legacy Community Health have released a video to highlight the discriminatory nature of the Texas "Bathroom Bill."
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Twitter Puts Visual Hashtags on a Sweeping Series of Issue-Themed Outdoor Ads for the Election
November 01, 2016
A week out from Election Day, Twitter is launching a big out-of-home ad campaign that uses visual hashtags—i.e., the hashtag symbol paired with images—to position the site as the place where conversations are happening about the real issues at stake on Nov. 8.
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The Rise, Fall, and Resurrection of India’s Oldest Surviving LGBT Magazine
October 16, 2016
Bombay Dost, the first registered magazine to serve India’s gay community, has battled Victoria-era law and widespread social stigma?—?now, it’s facing the decline of print magazines.
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National TV Ad Depicting Transgender Discrimination to Premiere During Republican National Convention
July 12, 2016
A groundbreaking ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms—and highlighting the lack of state and federal nondiscrimination protections for transgender people—will have its national television debut on FOX News Channel next Thursday, July 21, during the final night of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. The ad will air nati...
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Corporate America has no option but to join the march to equality
December 22, 2015
It’s often said that if you want to get a feel for the character of a nation, you should study the way it sells cars, soup and mobile phone plans. That’s not to say that glossy ads peopled by implausibly good-looking and cheerful people are an accurate reflection of real life in America; rather, it’s that the ads show an image of people that Americans are willing to tolerate. And...
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DNC to Contract with Diverse Businesses - Democratic convention expected to generate up to $250 million
September 01, 2015
Officials from the Democratic National Committee have announced their goals for contracting with minority-owned vendors for the 2016 Democratic National Convention. 
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OUTside In - Ceci Gratias
August 27, 2015
What is the word for a person who remains hopeful in spite of overwhelming odds? To describe Ceci Gratias as simply an optimist is to miss one of her fundamental character features, that her joy is informed by countless years of working this community from one end to the other – from OutYouth, Allgo, and Queerbomb to the Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, HRC-Austin, and the natio...
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With 'Cakeboy,' Writer Sean Santiago Creates A New Space For Queer Media
August 18, 2015
Brooklyn-based writer Sean Santiago needs your help in creating a new, subversive space for "political, emotional and impactful stories" in queer media.
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