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RIP Gloria Casarez - We've Lost a True Leader

Filed by Mark Segal | October 24, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Gloria Casarez, the Philadelphia mayor's LGBT liaison, passed away this week. She was an incredible person.Read More


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Gohmert: Gay Massages Make Military Vulnerable to Terrorism

Filed by John M. Becker | October 24, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Texas Tea Party Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert is very worried about gays in the military, because gay massages make the military vulnerable to terrorist attacks.Read More


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U.S. Marine Suspected in Trans Woman's Murder Detained

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

A U.S. Marine may face murder charges in the Philippines in the strangling death of Jennifer Laude, a 26-year-old transgender woman.Read More


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NC GOP Wants to Create Special Opt-Out Rights for Anti-Gay Officials

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

North Carolina's Senate Majority Leader plans to introduce a bill creating a special right for anti-gay state officials to opt out of performing civil same-sex marriages.Read More


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Gays in Liberia Blamed for Ebola, Now Facing Violence

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Christian churches in Liberia are blaming the country's Ebola epidemic on gay people, and gays are being attacked as a result.Read More


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O, Dem Golden Slippers: Gender Variance & the Mummers Parade

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

For over a century, hundreds of men used the all-male bastion of the Philadelphia Mummers' New Year's Day Parade to create a space in which they could publicly defy expectations about gender.Read More


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Alaska Still Fighting Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The state of Alaska is still fighting marriage equality, asking a larger panel of judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court to rehear the state's same-sex marriage case.Read More


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Kooky Straight Couple Claims Same-Sex Couples Want to Steal Their Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

No, seriously, this is an argument made in a legal motion by a straight couple seeking to intervene in the ACLU's federal marriage equality case in Kansas.Read More


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Lisa Kudrow: Gay Men Are 'Superhuman'

Filed by John M. Becker | October 23, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

"I don't know who I'm going to offend by leaving them out, but I need to say that I think gay men are superior beings in my mind."Read More


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Time to Circle the Wagons: Monica Roberts

Filed by John M. Becker | October 22, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Fearless trans rights advocate and Bilerico family member Monica Roberts needs our help. Let's circle the wagons.Read More


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Pat Robertson Calls Gays 'Terrorists,' 'Extremists'

Filed by John M. Becker | October 22, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

"They are trying to force people who are Christians to marry them or else face jail, to make cakes honoring them or else go to jail and give their sermons over and divulge their innermost thoughts or go to jail..."Read More


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New Android Ad Shows Same-Sex Marriage Proposal

Filed by Bil Browning | October 22, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

Google has a new commercial for their Android phones that includes a same-sex marriage proposal among shots of other happy people doing fun things somehow related to a cell phone.Read More


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In Remembrance of Matthew Shepard

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 22, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

Though Matthew Shepard's attackers may have succeeded in devastating his body, they did not and will never succeed in destroying his gentle spirit, or in extinguishing the heart of a community and a movement for social justice.Read More


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#MakingYourMark on LGBT History, Vol. 2 [Sponsored]

Filed by John M. Becker | October 22, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Tell us how you're #MakingYourMark on LGBT history before October 31 and you'll be entered into a drawing for an AT&T gift basket, including an iPad Mini!Read More


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Idaho Gov. Resumes Fight Against Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 22, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Idaho Governor Butch Otter will ask a larger panel of the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to rehear the state's marriage equality case.Read More


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BREAKING: Federal Judge Upholds Puerto Rico Marriage Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | October 21, 2014 | 8:15 PM | comments

A federal judge in Puerto Rico has upheld the commonwealth's discriminatory marriage laws.Read More


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WI City Councilman Asks Random Muslim Woman to Condemn Terrorism

Filed by John M. Becker | October 21, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Chris Wery, an alderman on the Green Bay, Wisconsin city council, is facing criticism after asking a random Muslim city resident to condemn terrorism.Read More