On Gay USA 8/5/20:
∎ An anti-LGBT Trump appointee is fired for attacking her own agency for being too pro-LGBT.
∎ A hospital in Chicago issues a historic apology for surgeries performed on intersex infants.
∎ Anti-transgender violence in Portland, OR and Rochester, NY.
∎ The US Postal Service—or what’s left of it—features its first stamp with someone in drag.
∎ Setbacks in Mexico and the Cayman Islands.
∎ The European Union makes Poland pay a price for its anti-LGBT bigotry.
∎ Activists and researchers protest exclusion of people with HIV from COVID-19 vaccine trials.
∎ Out gay Broadway producer Tom Kirdahy is given a surprise honor.
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