Categories
Advocates & Activists Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness

Trump administration will let homeless shelters refuse transgender people / LGBTQ Nation

The Trump administration announced that it is close to changing an Obama era rule so that homeless shelters can more easily refuse to take in transgender people. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced in a release several changes to the Equal Access Rule, which was updated in 2016 under President Barack Obama to […]

Categories
Advocates & Activists BS & The Quackery Divergent News

Staff at J.K. Rowling’s publisher won’t work on her new book after her anti-trans rants / LGBTQ Nation

J.K. Rowlings new children’s book, “The Ickabog”, is already giving people the creeps … The staff at the Hatchette Book Group publishing company are reportedly rebelling against working on J.K. Rowling’s new children’s book, The Ickabog, because of her continued transphobic screeds. Daniel Radcliffe and other actors from the Harry Potter film series already denounced Rowling’s needlessly transphobic rants, but now the discontent […]

Categories
Advocates & Activists Divergent News

Mark Hamill, Jameela Jamil & other celebs are calling out J.K. Rowling for anti-trans tweet / LGBTQ Nation

“What, exactly, is to be gained by using your platform to be cruel and exclusionary … Source: Mark Hamill, Jameela Jamil & other celebs are calling out J.K. Rowling for anti-trans tweet / LGBTQ Nation

Categories
Divergent News

J.K. Rowling sides with anti-trans activist in explosive tweet / LGBTQ Nation

Rowling wrote that you can “dress however you please,” but being openly hostile to transgender … Source: J.K. Rowling sides with anti-trans activist in explosive tweet / LGBTQ Nation

Categories
Divergent News

Mattel launches new line of gender neutral dolls / LGBTQ Nation

  Toy maker Mattel has launched a new line of gender neutral dolls under the brand name “Creatable World.” The doll is not male or female. The features do not reveal a gender. While the doll’s hair is short, it comes with a long-haired wig that can be added or taken away at will and […]

Categories
Divergent News Parenting

‘VeggieTales’ creator blasts children’s television shows for including LGBTQ characters / LGBTQ Nation

He said that “Arthur” should have portrayed the “negative” of same-sex marriage … Source: ‘VeggieTales’ creator blasts children’s television shows for including LGBTQ characters / LGBTQ Nation

Categories
Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness Law & Criminal Justice

This couple used to run a conversion therapy camp. Now they’ve been charged with human trafficking. / LGBTQ Nation

The couple has been accused of beating, exploiting, starving, and forcing kids in their care … Source: This couple used to run a conversion therapy camp. Now they’ve been charged with human trafficking. / LGBTQ Nation