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VICE News Shorts
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Pride Month Showed Progress — Except for J.K. Rowling

The yearly tradition of companies and politicians falling over themselves to recognize queer people is here. Here's how the 50th anniversary of Pride Month was (and wasn't) celebrated this year.
Hysteria
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Straight Pride Parade: Marching for the “Oppressed Majority”

On August 31st 2019, Boston reluctantly hosted its first Straight Pride parade. The parade aimed to raise awareness about the issues impacting the heterosexual community.
Round Table Debates / Clip
22:44

Conservatives and Progressives Debate LGBTQ+ Issues in American Politics

Within the LGBTQ umbrella lies a multitude of identities and ideologies. In an effort to showcase this VICE gathers a diverse group of progressive and conservative members of the LGBTQ community.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
9:07

LGBTQ+ Conservatives and Liberals Talk 2020

Although most LGBT voters identified as Democrats in 2018, being trans, gay or pansexual does not a Democrat make.
Indonesia Riot
14:03

Indonesia's First All-Trans Girlband: AMUBA

VICE meets with AMUBA, Indonesia's first all-trans girlband, and learns about their struggle to build a music career in a country where the LGBTQ community is so maligned.
Indonesia Riot
15:58

Pride and Prejudice: LGBTQ Rights in Asia's Newest Nation Timor-Leste

VICE travels to Asia's youngest nation of Timor-Leste to march at its annual Pride parade and learn about the LGBTQ community's Pride—and fight—to come out in a deeply religious place. ©Clementino Amaral.
Broadly Specials
21:14

The Battle Over Transgender Soldiers in the US Military

Transgender soldiers in the U.S. military are facing an uncertain future under President Trump. This August, VICE spent time with Rachel Waverly, a former solider who believes her discharge was based on issues surrounding her gender identity.
VICE INTL / Clip
22:23

Combating Discrimination in China's Trans Community

We revisit the trans community in China to hear how one trans woman is recovering after her gender reassignment surgery, and meet an advocacy group dedicated to educating people about transgender issues.
VICE INTL / Clip
21:51

Meet the Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality

Trans men and women from across China open up about the widespread discrimination they've faced, and how they're working to educate China about transgender issues.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
6:06

Trans Law Enforcement in Seattle

VICE News heads to Seattle to report on the police department's approach to boost crime reporting in the LGBT community.