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– Right Wing Watch has a preview of many of the speakers at this weekend’s Values Voters Summit. A live-stream of the conference will begin at 8:40 AM here, and the proposed schedule of speakers can be found here.
– The career center in a Texas school district has canceled its Adult Cosmetology course rather than allow a gay man to enroll.
– Washington, DC has launched the nation’s first transgender respect advertising campaign.
– FOX has apparently edited out a portion of The X-Factor in which a man who used to record with Britney Spears emotionally comes out to her on stage.