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Club Q tragedy shocks nation
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Club Q tragedy shocks nation

Last Saturday, just before midnight, a shooter entered the Colorado Springs LGBTQ+ nightclub Club Q and immediately opened fire on its patrons and staff. Five persons were killed and 18 were injured in the horrific event.

Starbucks to close Broadway & Denny store: Union plans big rally December 9
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Starbucks to close Broadway & Denny store: Union plans big rally December 9

Starbucks will close its Broadway & Denny location on December 11, the company told workers in a November 21 announcement. According to Starbucks, the location has become "unsafe" and therefore must close.

Pride Speaks: policy, advocacy, and the future of Washington's Queer community
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Pride Speaks: policy, advocacy, and the future of Washington's Queer community

A report from the most recent of Seattle Pride's quarterly speaker events focusing on "issues impacting the LGBTQIA+ community... viewed through an LGBTQIA+ lens."

Meet Randi Weingarten: "the most dangerous person in the world"
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Meet Randi Weingarten: "the most dangerous person in the world"

As president of a large national union, Weingarten is often mentioned as "the most powerful Lesbian in the country."

National News Highlights — November 25, 2022
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National News Highlights — November 25, 2022

Weekly national news highlights for the week ending November 25, 2022.

International News Highlights — November 25, 2022
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International News Highlights — November 25, 2022

Weekly international news highlights for the week ending November 25, 2022.

Mormon church announces acceptance of Respect for Marriage Act: Bill would legalize marriage equality nationwide
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Mormon church announces acceptance of Respect for Marriage Act: Bill would legalize marriage equality nationwide

The Mormon Church now says it supports the federal Respect for Marriage Act, which would codify the US Supreme Court ruing in Obergefell.

New LGBTQ+ micronation seeks citizens
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New LGBTQ+ micronation seeks citizens

A small group of international citizens have formed the Rainbow Republic, an online micronation for LGBTQ people and their allies, offering citizenship, marriage certificates, business registration, and more.

GOP neglects Trump's reelection bid
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GOP neglects Trump's reelection bid

The long-expected announcement met with applause from the crowd at the event but far less enthusiasm from Republican party leaders.

The Trans history lesson your teachers never taught you
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The Trans history lesson your teachers never taught you

Often, it is hard for historians to pinpoint who in history was Transgender, as the word did not even exist until the 1960s, and many people who identified as LGBTQ+ had to keep their identities hidden.