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President donald trump and his administration's policies and statements in 2017 have taken aim at the lgbt community despite his campaign promises to fight for the rights and beliefs of lgbt. Inside the fight to save lgbt rights at an all-new supreme court noting that a ruling against the lgbt community would be a shock to the country lgbt rights groups, minter admits. Inspired by the african american civil rights movement, homosexuals in america began to organize themselves and to fight for the equality and the justice they did not have yet with the rise of gay rights activists, gay-rights opponents appeared, and the issue about homosexuals' rights turned into a controversial, legal battle, which today is.
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