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29 Jun 2020

JK Rowling deletes praise for Stephen King after he declares unequivocally that trans women are women.

Hairspray star Nikki Blonsky comes out as gay with a Diana Ross lip-sync and it’s the best news to come out of this terrible year.

And Reading terror attack suspect charged with three counts of murder following stabbing of gay men.

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Today's top stories

Police ‘arrested and pepper-sprayed’ peaceful queer protesters in New York, 51 years to the day after Stonewall Labour leader Keir Starmer pleads with people to ‘stop chucking bricks at each other’ in trans rights debate
Beyoncé pleads with Americans to ‘dismantle a racist and unequal system’ and ‘vote like your life depends on it’ Inventor of the gender reveal party regrets ‘creating a monster’ now that she’s mother to a gender non-conforming kid
As the UK’s first openly lesbian cabinet minister, I’m calling on Liz Truss to save a vital lifeline for generations of LGBT+ people Pearl Mackie, who played Doctor Who’s first lesbian companion, just came out as a proud bisexual woman