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Gender-diverse community challenges state intersex policy

Georgiann Davis was 13 years old when a doctor discovered instead of having ovaries and a uterus that she had internal testes. Yet, Davis...
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Crime victims program still reaching out to find Route 91 survivors

It seems like a straightforward enough, albeit lofty goal: Get all the survivors of the mass shooting referred to as 1 October to register...
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STDs on the rise nationally and in Nevada

Testing for sexually transmitted diseases at the Southern Nevada Health District has jumped 34 percent in the last two years, and reported STD cases...

A space for trans queer Latinx

Attendees drift through the door of the Make the Road Nevada office on Bonanza Road and start personalizing their space. A Mexican themed pride...
Beverly Harry

Indigenous people stepping up their opposition to ‘water grab’

Indigenous people are gearing up to fight the next round in a long battle against Southern Nevada's thirst for other people's water.Members of several...
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A DMV victory for the trans community: What it means, what comes next

Changing the gender on your Nevada driver’s license from male to female or from female to male is now akin to changing your eye...
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Having to be twice as good – African American women in the campaign industry

Too often, Najaah Daniels walks into a room and people assume she is everything but what she actually is - a campaign manager running...
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Unhealthy and unregulated: Conditions in local shelters draw complaints

The Shade Tree Shelter in Las Vegas has a unique mission, describing itself as "the only 24-hour accessible shelter designed specifically to meet the...

Send them away, sweep them away… A look at local policy on homelessness

Las Vegas officials claim that “by offering a one-stop shop with access to medical, housing and employment services through a variety of partners” at...

Supreme Court ruling on gay couple’s wedding cake delights Laxalt

Attorney General and governor candidate Adam Laxalt applauded a U.S. Supreme Court ruling involving a baker's refusal to make a wedding cake for a...

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