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Trans Teen Commits Suicide, Says He's 'Prisoner Of My Own Body'

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 22
On Monday, August 18, a transgender teen from the Bucks County, Pennsylvania area committed suicide by stepping in front of a fast-moving train.

Black Tie Dinner, Nation’s Largest Black-Tie Fundraiser, Announces 2012 Date

FASHION | Mar 31
Black Tie Dinner, Inc. is a non-profit organization that raises funds for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender supportive organizations through a premier event of empowerment, education and entertainment in partnership with the community.

Texas Activists Seek More "Pro-Active Approach" to Gaining Marriage Equality

FAMILY | By Eric Miller | Oct 21
As many as 2,500 people held marches and even wedding ceremonies in nine Texas cities on Saturday, Oct. 15, as part of what activists described as a more pro-active approach to gaining marriage equality in the Lone Star State.

Youth First Texas members attend Creating Change

NATIONAL | By Michelle Parsons | Feb 16
Members of Youth First Texas were among the more than 40 people who took part in the Youth of Color Summit at the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force’s annual Creating Change conference in Dallas earlier this month; representatives of the Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund also discussed how the country’s immigration policy affects LGBT bi-national couples.

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