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Misty Copeland Lands More Than A Pirouette; LGBTQ Equality Activists Plan Next Steps

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#FreeBree, #SCOTUS, And What Comes After #MarriageEquality

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#MakingHistory With Jacob Tobia, LGBTQ Activist

As part of LGBTQ Pride Month, Generation Progress is highlighting young LGBTQ activists who are working to make a difference in their communities.

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Alison Bechdel Musical Wins All Of The Tonys

Alison Bechdel has accomplished a lot over the past year. At last week's Tony Awards, the musical Fun Home, adapted from her 2006 best-selling graphic memoir of the same name, won five awards.

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Caitlyn Jenner Reveals First Look At Her New Docuseries “I Am Cait”

The internet's buzzing over Caitlyn Jenner, formerly Bruce Jenner, on the cover of Vanity Fair. The magazine cover inspired transgender people across the world to create their own Vanity Fair covers.

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Valedictorian Banned From Speaking At Graduation Due To His Sexuality Shares His Speech

An 18-year-old valedictorian was banned from delivering a speech at commencement after his Colorado charter school discovered that he planned to use the moment to come out as gay to his family and friends.

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#MakingHistory This LGBTQ Pride Month With Nowmee Shehab

As a part of LGBTQ Pride Month, Generation Progress is highlighting young LGBTQ activists who are working to make a difference in their communities. This week, we’re excited to highlight Nowmee Shehab, an intern with National Center for Transgender Equality.

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J.K. Rowling Responds To Westboro Baptist Church’s Anti-LGBTQ Tweet

J.K. Rowling recently responded to a Westboro Baptist Church anti-LGBT tweet after posting in celebration of Ireland's legalization of same-sex marriage on Saturday, May 23.

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Make Progress National Summit Launches

Registration for Make Progress is open!

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France Nominates Gay Man As Ambassador To Vatican

Laurent Stefanini was nominated as French envoy to the Vatican back on January 5, but has not heard back about a confirmation. The delay, French and Italian media speculate, may be related to the fact that Stefanini is gay.

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Bruce Jenner Met With Support After Coming Out As Transgender

On April 24, Bruce Jenner, famed decathlon star of the 1976 Olympics and reality TV personality, in an exclusive interview with Diane Sawyer, said “I am a woman.”

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Marriage Equality Case Heard By Supreme Court

Beginning on Tuesday, April 28, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear arguments in the highly anticipated marriage equality cases.

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