This week's top stories include: Donald Trump's second week as President; SuperBowl weekend fun; and Drag Race!
The second full week of the Donald Trump presidency has dominated the news just as much as his first: Hundreds at Lindbergh Field rallied in protest of Trump's executive order; a gay Iranian asylumee documents his plight after returning to U.S.; Trump says he will 'protect' LGBT federal employees; Starbucks plans to hire 10,000 refugees and conservatives have called for a boycott; Airbnb CEO offers free housing to displaced immigrants; Ironically, deleting Uber supports Trump; Leaked anti-LGBT executive order allows broad discrimination in the name of religion;
A San Diego gay couple crushed as agency goes bankrupt during adoption process, reports SDGLN Community Editor Timothy Rawles.
Other news: Female student sexually assaulted at Cal State San Marcos campus Tuesday; England to pardon 100,000 gay men convicted of past same-sex behavior; Texas mayor comes out to community as transgender; violence ravages UC Berkeley campus over LGBT conservative speaker; and Fifth Avenue Books bids adieu to Hillcrest.
From Main Street Alliance of San Diego: Trump's Mexican border immigration orders will destroy San Diego's economy.
From Lambda Legal: 'No' to Gorsuch nominiation.
From GLAAD: Mike Pence's RFRA forever damaged my state.
From The Rev. Irene Monroe: The irony behind Trump's travel ban and Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Annual Recovery Ride brings cyclists out in sunny San Diego.
SD Humane Society needs donations: 123 Yorkie-mixes rescued.
Jim Winsor's Out & About: Super Bowl Weekend in Hillcrest.
Not to be missed: 'Matilda the Musical' is brilliant!
HEALTH, WELLNESS & SPORTS
NHL appoints LGBT ambassadors across the league.
UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS
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