- 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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- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 06:46 AM
By Rami Amichay TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel's first transgender beauty pageant brought together contestants from the Holy Land's three main faiths on Friday in an unconventional show of tolerance and coexistence. In what organizers described as an ethnic "mosaic", those vying for the Miss Trans Israel 2016 crown included a Jewish confectioner from an Orthodox Jerusalem family, a Muslim belly ...
- 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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- 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.
- 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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- New York TimesMay 25 11:34 AM
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission provide insight.
- 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.
- NBC NEWSMay 24 07:21 AM
Forty percent said transgender people should be allowed to use the restroom of the gender with which they identify, while 31 percent disagreed.
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- Time MagazineMay 24 10:23 AM
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