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Breitbart: “Rainbow hate-flag” found in Virginia killer’s apartment

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Breitbart reports that a "hate-flag" was found in the Virginia killer's apartment.
The article claims the rainbow flag is "seen by many as a symbol of anti-Christian hate." ...

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Before he was a reporter and murderer, Vester Flanagan was a male escort

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Vestor Flanagan
"I won’t say he was proud of it," a family member said, "but he wasn’t ashamed, either." ...

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Emotional newscast after shooting that shocked millions

Thursday, August 27, 2015
WDBJ-TV7 meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner, right, wipes his eyes during the early morning newscast as anchors Kimberly McBroom, center, and guest anchor Steve Grant deliver the news at the station in Roanoke, Va.
"Joining hands here on the desk. It's the only way to do it." ...

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WBDJ gunman Bryce Williams’ manifesto reveals his sexual orientation

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Bryce Williams
Williams claims that one of his motivations for the shootings was the mistreatment he felt he received for being a gay black man. ...

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Celebrating 40 years, Richmond Lesbian Feminists were there for the best and worst of times

Saturday, July 18, 2015
Richmond Lesbian Feminists formed to give Virginian women a safe space in a time and place that wasn't at all welcoming to gay people.
The RLF is still bringing women together -- in a town that isn't always accepting. ...

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Virginia school board defends transgender bathroom policy

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Virginia
The Gloucester County School Board defended its policy this week in court papers arguing that a lawsuit filed by 16-year-old Gavin Grimm should be dismissed. ...

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Justice Department: Students’ gender identity determines restroom use

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
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The U.S. Justice Department says in a court filing that transgender students must be allowed to use the restroom that corresponds with their gender identity. ...

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Transgender student sues Virginia high school, citing restroom policy

Thursday, June 11, 2015
Gavin Grimm
A transgender teenager said in a lawsuit Thursday that he has been stigmatized by a policy that bars him from using the boys' restrooms at his eastern Virginia high school. ...

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Virginia’s largest school district bans gender identity discrimination

Saturday, May 9, 2015
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The Fairfax County school board has voted to ban discrimination on the basis of gender identity in the school system. ...

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Virginia school board restricts restroom use for transgender elementary student

Friday, March 27, 2015
Hartwood Elementary School
A Virginia school board has voted to require transgender students to use a single stall restroom or a restroom of the student’s biological sex. ...

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