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US: Carson Admits Ignoring Protections for LGBTQ in Homeless Shelters

US: Carson Admits Ignoring Protections for LGBTQ in Homeless Shelters

Yesterday (20th) LGBTQ rights group, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) in the US, criticised Secretary Ben Carson’s admission that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is delaying important resources protecting LGBTQ people in homeless shelters.

US: NCTE Opposes HUD Nominee Who Called Transgenders ‘Abnormal’

US: NCTE Opposes HUD Nominee Who Called Transgenders ‘Abnormal’

The National Center for Transgender Equality in the US has opposed the nomination of Ben Carson for Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), based on his extreme anti-LGBT views and his long record of opposing life-saving safety net programs and fair housing laws.