minneapolistrans

Minneapolis Elects Two Trans City Council Members

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Flagrant previously mentioned that Minneapolis was sophisticated enough to elect Andrea Jenkins, a transgender person of color, to their city council to represent Ward 8 on November 7, a day that proved inclusiveness is not yet dead in our nation. Several races around the country boded well for progressives and for candidates who were not…

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‘Unfit For Office,’ Romney Tells Moore To Quit Senate Race

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Since when did Mitt Romney become the voice of reason in the Republican party? In August, he issued a withering rebuke of President Trump’s response to the Charlottesville riots, and now, he’s the only prominent member of the party who is unequivocally calling for Roy Moore’s resignation from politics. You may remember Roy Moore as…

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danicaroemmetal

Danica Roem: Trans Metalhead, Stepmom, State Representative

Politics  

We are in awe of Danica Roem! The first openly transgender state official in U.S. history has a fascinating life story. In addition to being a journalist (a seven-time Virginia Press Association award winner) prior to winning a seat in the Virginia House of Delegates and defeating Republican incumbent Robert Marshall, Roem is the vocalist…

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palmspringselects

Palm Springs Elects 100% LGBTQ Council

Politics  

Anti-Trump folks had a breath of fresh oxygen after Tuesday’s election night, with Democrats dominating the wins and some historical LGBTQ victories throughout the nation. The city of Palm Springs, too, had a contest, with voters electing Lisa Middleton, a transgender woman, and Christy Holstege, a millennial woman identifying as bisexual. The existing city council…

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Election Results Ride a Blue Wave, Flipping Both Birds Toward Trump

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Tuesday night’s election results were a big surprise, not just because there were Democrat gubernatorial winners in Virginia and New Jersey. Expectations were hopeful, but returns proved a wide victory margin. Philip Murphy won the New Jersey race by 13.3 percentage points. Chris Christie is over. In Virginia, pediatrician Ralph Northam won by nearly 9…

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Trans Woman And Democrats Win, Yuge Rebuke To Trump Agenda

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In an historic win, a transgender woman unseated a conservative extremist, while two other Democrats captured governorships in New Jersey and Virginia. Election results were a stunning rebuke to Trump and his yugely unpopular presidency. Democrat Danica Roem beat Republican incumbent Bob Marshall, making history by becoming America’s first openly transgender state legislator. Marshall had…

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Twitter Works To Resolve Blocked ‘Bisexual’ Searches

Politics  

For every one good thing Twitter has done for our country, it has also helped Donald Trump get elected. Sure, a rogue Twitter employee helped silence the Dumpster for a beautiful eleven minutes last week, but Twitter also allowed Russian hackers to spread inflammatory fake scandals about liberals in the months leading up to the…

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texasshooting

35 Days After Las Vegas, Another Mass Shooting In America

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Sunday, November 5, 2017, 11:30 a.m., Devin Patrick Kelley walked up to the front of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and shot at the building. He then entered the house of worship and began shooting and killing at least 26 churchgoers, injuring dozens of others who have since been taken to area…

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George Bush Sr Voted For Hillary, Calls Trump ‘Blowhard’

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You know we’re living in an alternate universe when even President George Dubya, one of our worst presidents evah, starts complaining about our current administration. In a new book, titled The Last Republicans, historian Mark Updegrove gave a platform for former Presidents George H.W. Bush and his son to very subtly imply that they hated…

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Rogue Twitter Employee Deletes Trump Account, World Rejoices

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Joining the likes of American heroes like Abraham Lincoln, Norma Rae, and that JetBlue flight attendant who quit his job by sliding down the airplane’s evacuation chute, a rogue Twitter employee is now being hailed as our country’s lord and savior. The employee, who has not released her or his identity, deleted President Donald Trump’s…

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