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A Look at Trump’s Biggest Border Lies

On Tuesday night, President Trump will address the nation in a primetime speech in which he’ll make his case for a 1,000-mile border wall, followed by a trip to South Texas’ Rio Grande Valley on Thursday.

January 8, 2019 Immigrants' Rights

Honoring Transgender Lives Lost

It’s difficult to explain to cisgender folks—people who identify as the gender they were assigned at birth—what it’s like to live in a climate of fear.
November 20, 2018 LGBTQ Equality

Election Day Traditions

As I have every election year for 45 years, I’m looking forward to tomorrow like a five-year-old waiting for Christmas morning.
November 5, 2018 Voting Rights

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