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This Emcee at a National LGBTQ Journalist Event Called Trans Attendees ‘Things and Its’

An emcee named Marshall McPeek speaking at the NLGJA conference for LGBTQ journalists referred to trans and non-binary attendees as ‘things and its’

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The Journalist Who Reported the Murder of Brandon Teena Now Calls Her Original Story Transphobic

In 1994, lesbian journalist Donna Minkowitz reported the death of trans man Brandon Teena. Her story inspired ‘Boys Don’t Cry,’ but it was deeply flawed

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Cher Once Saw Meryl Streep Go ‘Completely Nuts’ and Save a Woman From a Male Attacker

Cher and Meryl Streep were once involved in an attack against a thug, according to Streep who recently shared her story at a journalism awards conference

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Gay Chechnya Journalist Won’t Be Deported Back to His Homophobic Home Country — For Now

Khudoberdi Nurmatov, a gay journalist covering the anti-LGBTQ purge in Chechnya, has temporarily avoided deportation back to his homophobic home country

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A Reporter Fired After Writing About Tennessee’s Bathroom Bill is Suing for $1 Million

A reporter who says she was fired from her job for writing about Tennessee’s bathroom bill is suing her former employer for $1 million

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Talking Points Memo Editor Josh Marshall Accidentally Tweets Lesbian Porn (Updated)

Josh Marshall, editor and publisher of Talking Points Memo posted a lesbian porn video to his Twitter account, apparently by accident. But he’s handling it like a champ!

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Glenn Greenwald Unimpressed by Journalists Kissing Trump’s Butt For Access

Gay journalist Glenn Greenwald worries that recent reports of an off-the-record meeting between Donald Trump and journalists spells bad news for the future.

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5 Reasons You Should Be Watching “The Young Turks”

If you like “Last Week Tonight” and “The Daily Show”, you’ll love The Young Turks. Here’s 5 reasons why they’re killing it as an alternative news program.

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Live-Streaming Will Kill Game Journalism, And Perhaps That’s A Good Thing

Games journalism is often seen as a marketing and PR circle-jerk. But live-streamers are changing the game, and could bury games publications altogether.

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This Graphic Novel Is Fighting To Save Free Speech Worldwide

Young cartoonists and journalists from 15 European countries have assembled an important comic report on freedom of the press.

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