Outbeat News for Monday, April 16, 2018

Apr 16, 2018

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• The caravan of immigrants that president Trump says threatens security at the U.S.-Mexico border is reported to include a large number of LGBTQ people seeking asylum from South American countries.

• A Texas Federal Judge ruled that Title VII includes protections for gay and transgender people because discrimination based on those identities is a form of gender discrimination. 

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• In San Francisco, supervisors have approved the re-naming of terminal one at San Francisco International Airport after Harvey Milk.  This makes SFO the first airport in the world to honor a gay icon.

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