- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 09:25 AM
Eleven US states are suing the federal government over guidelines telling public schools to let transgender students use the bathroom of their choice, in a major challenge to the government's interpretation of anti-discrimination legislation. Wednesday's move led by Texas escalates a national feud over a lightning rod issue both for transgender people and for conservatives who see growing ...
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- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 03:00 PM
Officials from 11 U.S. states sued the Obama administration on Wednesday to overturn a directive telling schools to let transgender students use bathrooms matching their gender identity, decrying the policy as "a massive social experiment." Ramping up the simmering battles over contentious cultural issues in America, the states, led by Texas and most with Republican governors, accused the ...
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- ABC NewsMay 27 03:04 PM
The University of North Carolina system says in a legal filing that it won't enforce a law requiring transgender students to use restrooms corresponding to the sex on their birth certificates
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- New York TimesMay 26 07:51 AM
Contenders in Israel's first transgender pageant have been polishing their moves this week ahead of Friday's competition.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 07:37 AM
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Contenders in Israel's first transgender pageant have been polishing their moves this week ahead of Friday's competition.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 11:52 AM
By Rami Amichay TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel's first transgender beauty pageant, won by a Christian Arab on Friday, brought together contestants from the Holy Land's main faiths in an unconventional show of tolerance and coexistence. In what organisers described as an ethnic "mosaic", the 12 vying for the Miss Trans Israel 2016 crown included a Jewish confectioner from an Orthodox Jerusalem ...
- The Christian Science MonitorMay 25 01:45 PM
Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms of their chosen gender.
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 02:47 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.
- New York TimesMay 25 11:34 AM
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission provide insight.
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- The Lakeland LedgerMay 27 07:27 PM
Transgender policies are not the reason the Department of Education is withholding $3.2 million in magnet school grant funds from the Polk County School District, according to a DOE spokeswoman.
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