Ines Rau, Transgender Model, Becomes Playmate

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppMs. Ines Rau, a transgender model, has become the first transgender playmate to be featured in Playboy’s centerfold. Why Is This Different? Ms. Rau has stated that she used to be scared of how other people viewed her and that it took her a while to “find her confidence.” The fact that Rau has found her confidence in being who she wants to could start a new trend for the fashion world. The world of modeling hasn’t always been very diverse. Cisgender models who are…

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Baker who refused to create wedding cake for gay couple says he was not against the couple

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppOn Monday, the Supreme Court ruled on the controversial case of Jack Philips, a baker who refused to bake a customized wedding cake for a same-sex couple. They sided with the Colorado baker and he was eager to express his enthusiasm. During an interview with ABC news, Philips was shown “ecstatic” and relieved, since now he would be able to continue doing wedding cakes. He stated that those kinds of cakes are part of the reason why he entered the baking industry. Given the public…

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Supreme Court sides with baker who refused to sell wedding cake to gay couple

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThe controversial case of a baker that refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple has reached its end. On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled and sided with the Colorado baker. The decision dismissed any ruling against the baker and did not reach a conclusion on the topic of whether a business can refuse to serve people from the LGBT+ community. Justice Anthony Kennedy expressed the jury’s decision and claimed that the previous set of actions taken against the Jack Phillips had been…

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Study shows parallel between transgender people and cisgender individuals of the same gender

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppA group of researchers at the VU University Medical Center have recently carried out a project analyzing the brain activity of transgender individuals through MRI scans. The results indicate that transgender people’s brains are engineered in a particular way when they are in the womb. Their brain activity was found similar to one of cisgender individuals of the same gender, therefore relating the way their brain has been wired to the gender they identify with, rather than their biological gender. Cisgender is the term used for…

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Chilean gay victim of sexual assault by a priest opens up about his conversation with the Pope

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppOn Tuesday, Juan Carlos Cruz, a Chilean gay man who was sexually abused by priests in his home country, gave insight to the BBC on the private meeting he had with Pope Francis. He mentioned that the meeting took place in the Vatican during April and that the pontiff made comments while having a conversation with him. Cruz mentions that, after telling the Pope about his history with sexual abuse done by priests, he responded by apologizing “in the name of the universal church”. Cruz…

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