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Governor Andrew Cuomo stated that Trump's transgender rollback has 'no force or effect' in New York state.

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"We can be like the opposite of what happens in North Carolina."

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Activists speak out at a press conference in New York to denounce the Trump administration's assault on trans rights.

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The Trump administration's abandonment of trans youth will have real consequences, writes Brynn Tannehill.

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With an increasingly hostile administration, local activism is imperative.

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In the wake of Trump repealing transgender protections, scientist Dana Bevan is here to bust your misconceptions.

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