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Third federal judge strikes down Trump rule allowing health care workers to deny care to LGBTQ people

A third federal judge has struck down a Trump administration rule that sought to allow medical personnel to refuse treatment to patients on the basis of their personal religious objections. The rule was challenged by the County of Santa Clara, which runs an extensive health care system that serves as a “safety net” provider for […] The post Third federal judge strikes down Trump rule allowing health care workers to deny care to LGBTQ people appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Trump campaign’s new advisor called gays an “abomination” and “evil”

New member of Black Voices for Trump previously asked "What's wrong with being homophobic?" The post Trump campaign’s new advisor called gays an “abomination” and “evil” appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

West Virginia public library postpones decision on whether to ban LGBTQ children’s book

Book featuring a fictional male couple was pulled from the shelves and may be moved to the young adults section The post West Virginia public library postpones decision on whether to ban LGBTQ children’s book appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Idaho nixes restrictions on birth certificate gender marker changes for trans minors

Department of Health and Welfare says temporary rule did not receive enough votes to go into effect The post Idaho nixes restrictions on birth certificate gender marker changes for trans minors appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Brian Sims has dedicated his life to achieving equality — and he won’t stop until it happens

The gay Pennsylvania state rep. is passionate, outspoken, and unwilling to censor himself The post Brian Sims has dedicated his life to achieving equality — and he won’t stop until it happens appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Review: ‘Knives Out’ offers clever satire, genuine mystery, and an incredible cast

The cast, the clues, and the comedy fit together like perfect puzzle pieces in quick-witted whodunit "Knives Out" The post Review: ‘Knives Out’ offers clever satire, genuine mystery, and an incredible cast appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Nina West: Drag will always belong to the queer community

The season 11 fan favorite hosts "A Drag Christmas" in D.C. on Nov. 23 The post Nina West: Drag will always belong to the queer community appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Country superstar Miranda Lambert is more than happy to show support for LGBTQ people

Lambert's seventh studio album, Wildcard, is out now The post Country superstar Miranda Lambert is more than happy to show support for LGBTQ people appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Congressional Chorus offers a concert celebrating women composers from yesterday and today

"Nevertheless, She Persisted" focuses on the music of America's women composers on Nov. 24 The post Congressional Chorus offers a concert celebrating women composers from yesterday and today appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Paul Kawata: “HIV has completely fallen off the radar”

NMAC's Paul Kawata on 30 years of fighting HIV, and the current state of the epidemic The post Paul Kawata: “HIV has completely fallen off the radar” appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

DC Center offers food and fellowship to LGBTQ locals on Thanksgiving

In D.C. and alone for the holidays? Head to the DC Center for food, games, and conversations The post DC Center offers food and fellowship to LGBTQ locals on Thanksgiving appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Editor’s Picks: Alice Smith, Downtown Holiday Market, The Nutcracker, and more!

Our picks of the best arts and entertainment in the D.C. area this week! The post Editor’s Picks: Alice Smith, Downtown Holiday Market, The Nutcracker, and more! appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

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