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19 Jun 2020

Laverne Cox shared a powerful message of Black freedom in this stirring Juneteenth address.

Every major UK political party – even the Tories – has condemned the government’s alleged plans to roll back trans rights.

And a Republican senator quoted JK Rowling’s essay on trans people to shut down a vote on LGBT+ rights.

More top stories below…

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Today's top stories

Disney star Raven-Symoné share surprise wedding: ‘I married a woman who understands me from trigger to joy’ X-Men fans think they’ve found Marvel’s new Storm – Pose star and living trans legend Dominique Jackson
Drag Race legend Willam spills the tea on her ‘subhuman’ experience with Lea Michele on the set of Glee Dustin Lance Black says he and husband Tom Daley are raising their son without ‘bizarre limits’ on gender
Saviour of pop Kim Petras says she was ‘minimised to her genitals’ as a teenager transitioning under the public eye Katie Hopkins permanently banned from Twitter for ‘hateful conduct’ after years of vile attacks on trans people