Top LGBTQ Headlines You Might Have Missed This Week: July 18-22

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  1. The Fight Against HB2 Continues
    NBA benches HB2, moves 2017 All-Star game out of N.C. citing hostile environment…McCrory self-congratulated for undoing own mistake…Legendary Duke basketball coach calls HB2 embarrassing.
  2. Across the U.S.
    Alabama Panel wants #NoMoore…Anti-equality activists attempting to repeal trans protections law in Massachusetts…Outrageous: Wisconsin school district allegedly forced trans student to wear green bracelet…Notoriously anti-LGBTQ organization ADF behind Miss. HB1523.
  3. GOP Targets LGBTQ Community at RNC
    RNC opens in Cleveland with cast of anti-LGBTQ officials...Trump, Pence and RNC close out week of attacks on LGBTQ equality…Delegates approve most anti-LGBTQ platform in party history in advance of nominating anti-equality Trump-Pence ticket…RNC Chair Priebus denies anti-LGBTQ extent of platform…HRC launches “Dump Trump” website (hrc.org/DumpTrump).
  4. Promoting LGBTQ Health
    HRC and Walgreens join forces on new resources guide…Office of Minority Health releases report on older LGB adults...HRC joins global advocates at international AIDS conference.