Singer Sam Smith Now Uses “They/Them” Pronouns

Sam Smith now identifies with they/them pronouns, the singer announced on Instagram on Friday (September 13). “I’ve decided I am changing my pronouns to THEY/THEM,” they wrote in the post. “After a lifetime ...

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1. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday signed into law an anti-LGBT bill that will allow counselors and therapist to refuse service to LGBT people based on religious grounds. 2. The NCAA announced on Wed...

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