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  1. Thousands of Christians have signed a petition calling for the resignation of anti-LGBT+ hate preacher Franklin Graham over his unshaken “idolatry” of Donald Trump. Launched by the Christian group Faithful America and backed by over 22,000 people, the petition condemns Graham for endorsing Trump’s election fraud lies and continuing to support him in the wake … Continued

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  2. When Soleil Brotin, a straight construction worker, heard someone call his gay friend a “fag”, he agreed. “You are a fag,” Brotin told his pal, “you are fabulous and gay.” As his friend beamed with pride back at him and the homophobe who hurled the slur fled, Brotin told PinkNews that the incident sparked a … Continued

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  3. Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen thinks it’s “bizarre” the BBC added a discriminatory language warning to an episode of The Royle Family that described him as a “Nancy boy”. The 90s sitcom is the latest TV series to be tagged with a warning that it “contains discriminatory language which some viewers may find offensive”. One such episode sees … Continued

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  4. Joe Biden’s secretary of defence nominee Lloyd Austin has expressed his full support for trans troops serving in the military again. Lloyd Austin is a retired army general, and is Biden’s pick to oversee the US armed forces. Speaking at his Senate Armed Services confirmation hearing, Austin said he fully supports Biden’s promise to overturn the … Continued

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  5. Joe Biden’s inauguration was “probably the worst day” of Donald Trump’s life, his niece Mary Trump told CNN’s Anderson Cooper. The clinical psychologist is one of Trump’s fiercest critics and frequently offers familial insights into the “petty, pathetic little man” she unfortunately knows all too well. She speculated what was going through his mind during … Continued

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