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A publicly funded retirement home in Vesoul, France, reportedly told a nun she needed to stop wearing religious clothing to be admitted.
Director Jon M. Chu responded on social media, claiming those words would never “come of my mouth.”
We were all experiencing a whole new dimension of parenthood, and with it came a freight train of emotions, regardless of one’s native tongue or culture.
On Transgender Day of Remembrance, we honor the 22 transgender and gender non-conforming people killed so far this year.

The unnamed white teenage girl had a notebook with detailed plans to kill worshippers at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Gainesville police say.
The singer independently released a new video, "Empty," which is an ode to the loneliness of queer hookup culture.
The rapper and his Sunday Service choir performed a free concert at Houston's Lakewood Church.
The Source, a network of conservative Christian pregnancy centers in Texas, is planning to offer women certain contraceptives but won't provide abortions.
Leaked emails showed the depths of the senior adviser's white nationalism, and now pressure is growing for him to resign.
Federal officials said they have closed a lengthy investigation into the death of Bijan Ghaisar two years ago.
Evangelical male leaders are calling on female preachers to sit down and shut up. But Beth Moore insists that women are also called to be evangelists.
Ford paid tribute to the "Know My Name" author and sexual assault survivor for a Time magazine feature on 100 rising stars.
Films whose stereotypes haven't aged well come with a warning: “This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions.”
The presidential contender debunked the phrase in less than two minutes.
The 24 hate-motivated killings logged by law enforcement agencies in 2018 was the most on record.
The bipartisan bill encourages states to give victims of sexual violence the same protections they’re currently afforded under federal law.
Archbishop José Gómez is an immigrant from Mexico and a strong advocate of a welcoming policy towards undocumented immigrants.
Muslim women are often silenced by their own communities or face Islamophobic stereotypes from outside agencies when they try to seek help.
The HBO Max reboot is getting a much-needed update with "nonwhite leads" and “a lot of queer content.”
When it premiered on ABC in 2015, it became the first broadcast sitcom about Asian Americans since Margaret Cho’s short-lived “All-American Girl” in 1994.