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Victoria’s Secret Model with Lesbian Mom, Gay Dad Talks About Her Family

Josephine Skriver - Harper's Bazaar

It’s turning into a video week around here, but I can’t help but share Victoria’s Secret model Josephine Skriver’s new video about standing up for her family—and how her lesbian mom had put out an ad seeking a gay dad to have a baby together.

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New Video Encourages Trans People to Foster or Adopt

New Family Social - trans adoption

A sweet new video to kick off LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week in the U.K. features a transgender adoptive dad encouraging other transgender people to foster or adopt kids.

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Needed ASAP: Older Children of LGBTQ Parents for SCOTUS Amicus Brief

U. S. Supreme Court

Time-sensitive action alert: Older children of LGBTQ parents are needed to lend their voices to an amicus brief for the U. S. Supreme Court in a case seeking to overturn an Arkansas decision that denied same-sex parents the right to be on their children’s birth certificates.

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Free Tickets for Same-Sex Parents to Show About a Girl with Two Gay Dads

Upstream Swimming

Lindsey Steinert grew up with two gay dads in the early 90’s, before that was “cool”—and she’s written and performs in a one-woman off-Broadway show about her experience.

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A Trans Mom Shares Her Story

Dawn Ennis

I had the pleasure of meeting journalist Dawn Ennis at the Creating Change conference last week, and was delighted to see her video this week in which she discusses what it is like for her “to be both trans and a widow. To be a mom whom my kids call ‘Dad.'”

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