Another cause for celebration for progressives was the news that seven openly transgender candidates won their elections.
Harming the LGBTQ community isn't the only thing that Marshall aspires to.
That includes standing on the side of employers who would wish to fire LGBTQ people, and banning transgender soldiers from the military. "It's something that even if you are cisgender, but you have some reason that you've been singled out in your life, you have some reason that you've been stigmatized in your life, you've had some reason when you've been cornered in your life for being yourself, you can look at me and say, 'If she can do this, so can I'". "That alone will sometimes limit the number of injustices that happen", she told the Twin Cities Daily Planet.
'House of Cards' crew accuses Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment, assault
Since then, other allegations have surfaced and the Oscar-winning star said he is seeking " evaluation and treatment ". Police are now conducting an investigation, she said. "The #weinsteinscandal has emboldened me - #truth time".
Virginia Democrat Danica Roems defeated Bob Marshall Tuesday night, becoming the first openly transgender person to be elected and seated to a state legislature. When a reporter asked her about Marshall, Roem's reply was: "I don't attack my constituents". She released a campaign ad in response that showed her taking her hormones and putting on makeup. Her inspiring and graceful response? "I don't attack my constituents". "Because this shouldn't be newsworthy or political".
"Just because I sing in a heavy metal band while spinning my head in circles and getting paid to do it, why can't I run for government?" She defeated Marshall by 54-45 percent.
Cannon has reported being discriminated against in the workplace for being transgender and advocated for a non-discrimination law that the state has tabled. In 1992 a transgender woman was voted into the Massachusetts House, but didn't disclose her gender identity until after she was elected.
Apple May Unveil Standalone AR Headset in 2019
With augmented reality, you aren't shut off from the world around you, but virtual elements can be overlaid on the real world. Cook also said that the display technology required for that kind of product poses huge challenges.
Andrea Jenkins won a council seat in Minneapolis with roughly 73 per cent of the vote.
Hoboken voters chose Ravinder Bhalla, who became the first Sikh mayor to be elected in the state of New Jersey.
Kaufusi replaces John Curtis, Provo's current mayor, who successfully ran for the US House seat that was left open when former congressman Jason Chaffetz resigned in June. "It's gone from a state where no politician would dare to condemn the Confederacy to a state where a suburban district would elect a transgender candidate", Farnsworth said after the win according to the Washington Post.
EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up
The company said in a statement: "The debate over Apple's taxes is not about how much we owe but where we owe it". Leaked documents have revealed how Apple went shopping around for a tax haven in 2014.