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Iowa Woman Calls for Lift of FDA Donation Ban

Aug 18
An Iowa mom is speaking out against the Food and Drug Administration's ban on donations of some tissue from gay men after her son died and some of his organs were rejected.

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Dr. Caitlyn Ryan will take home the Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award

Dr. Caitlyn Ryan Takes Home NALGAP's Founders Award

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 19
On August 24, The Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies (NALGAP) will present the 2014 Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award to Dr. Caitlin Ryan.

Susan Alexander hosts a fabulous lineup of ladies!

5 Funny Females Returns to Boston

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 18
On August 19 and 20, the comic antics of 5 Funny Females returns to Boston for two evening shows at Laugh Boston.

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Elderly Ex-Sex Slaves Want Solace, Help From Pope

By Jung-Yoon Choi | Aug 17
Lee Yong-soo hopes a meeting Monday with Pope Francis will provide some solace for the pain that still feels fresh more than seven decades after Japanese soldiers forced her into prostitution during World War II.

Transwoman CeCe McDonald speaks at the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club's annual dinner August 7, as she received the club's Bayard Rustin Civil Rights Award.

Transwoman Cece McDonald Wows at Milk Club Dinner

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 17
There was nary a dry eye in the house as CeCe McDonald took to the podium to receive the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club's Bayard Rustin Civil Rights Award.

Baylor's Brittney Griner grabs a rebound in front of Tennessee's Glory Johnson during an NCAA women's college basketball tournament regional final.

WNBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 16
Women's basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged.

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Lea DeLaria Puts 'Spotlight on Diversity' in LGBT Media Panel

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 15
Lea DeLaria will join other LGBT actors and creators on August 17 in Los Angeles when The Box Scene Project and BAYCAT hold their "Spotlight on Diversity: A Conversation & Celebration of LGBT Media Representation."

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