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All relevant news and information regarding LGBTQ non-discrimination in The Empire State.

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LGBT Catholics and Allies Come Together in New York Pilgrimage Calling for Greater Inclusion

By Adam Polaski • September 30, 2016, 5:01 pm On Sunday, October 2, dozens of LGBT Catholics, people of faith, and their friends, families, and supporters will join a Pilgrimage of Mercy in New York City.
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Transgender Fashion Model Tracey Norman: ‘Don’t Be Afraid to Live Your Truth’

By Adam Polaski • August 17, 2016, 11:58 am Tracey's beautiful comeback story is inspiring – a signal that the world has changed for so many, and a motivation for us to continue pushing forward and committing to lasting, full non-discrimination protections once and for all.
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Governors Prohibit Non-Essential Travel to Mississippi Following Passage of Anti-LGBT Law

By Adam Polaski • April 7, 2016, 11:39 am So far governors in five states – Minnesota, Vermont, Connecticut, New York, and Washington – have issued bans on state-sponsored travel to Mississippi.
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Cities and States Ramping Up Travel Bans in the Wake of North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT HB2

By Megan Clayton • March 30, 2016, 3:30 pm Mayors and governors across the country are standing up to this extreme example of discrimination and state overreach.
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NYC Mayor Takes Action to Strengthen Protections for Transgender New Yorkers

By Adam Polaski • March 10, 2016, 1:12 pm This week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a policy affirming that transgender individuals are able to use the restroom and facilities that align with the gender they live every day.