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Supreme Court allows Trump administration to carry out its transgender military ban

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that President Donald Trump and the U.S. Department of Defense will be allowed to ban certain transgender people from joining or staying in the military, even as lower courts remain skeptical about the ban’s constitutionality. The Supreme Court did not rule on the merits of a ban, but […] The post Supreme Court allows Trump administration to carry out its transgender military ban appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Virginia Senate passes bills on employment protections and fair housing

On Friday, the Virginia State Senate overwhelmingly approved two pro-LGBTQ bills that prohibit discrimination in public employment and in housing, giving both measures their largest margin of victory since the Senate first began voting on pro-LGBTQ bills in 2010. The Senate approved a bill to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity in […] The post Virginia Senate passes bills on employment protections and fair housing appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Former ex-gay leader: Conversion therapy does not work and must be stopped

John Smid led "ex-gay" ministry Love In Action for 22 years, but now advocates against conversion therapy The post Former ex-gay leader: Conversion therapy does not work and must be stopped appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Metro Weekly magazine: 2019-01-17 edition (PDF)

The post Metro Weekly magazine: 2019-01-17 edition (PDF) appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Trevor Project donates ‘gay bunny books’ to Karen Pence’s homophobic school

Book casts vice presidential bunny's namesake as a gay rabbit who marries another male rabbit The post Trevor Project donates ‘gay bunny books’ to Karen Pence’s homophobic school appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Mike Pence thinks it’s “deeply offensive” that people object to Karen Pence teaching at anti-LGBTQ school

Second Lady Karen Pence has accepted a twice-weekly teaching job at a school that openly discriminates against LGBTQ people The post Mike Pence thinks it’s “deeply offensive” that people object to Karen Pence teaching at anti-LGBTQ school appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Brothers in Leather: The Men of ONYX [Gallery]

Dominion ONYX shares his thoughts on inclusion within the leather community, kink, and MAL Weekend The post Brothers in Leather: The Men of ONYX [Gallery] appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Lesbian claims Chili’s denied her a promotion because she failed to “dress more gender appropriate”

Arizona resident Meagan Hunter has filed an EEOC complaint accusing her employer of sex discrimination The post Lesbian claims Chili’s denied her a promotion because she failed to “dress more gender appropriate” appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

House Party: MAL 2019’s closing dance celebrates “Godfather of House Music” Frankie Knuckles

Tedd Patterson and Manny Ward pay tribute to Knuckles on Mid-Atlantic Leather's last night The post House Party: MAL 2019’s closing dance celebrates “Godfather of House Music” Frankie Knuckles appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend 2019 Event Guide

Your Complete Guide to Every Official and Unofficial MAL 2019 Event and Party The post Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend 2019 Event Guide appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Film Review: M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass” stumbles to the finish line

M. Night Shyamalan mashes up two seemingly unrelated films into one nutty sequel with Glass. The post Film Review: M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass” stumbles to the finish line appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

“Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage” presents a spectacular journey into the nation’s past

Showcasing the monk's 17-year journey, the show represents an extraordinary achievement in multitasking The post “Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage” presents a spectacular journey into the nation’s past appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

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