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Holder: LGBT Equality Is the 'Defining Civil Rights Struggle of Our Time'

Filed by John M. Becker | March 03, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

"[N]ow that the Supreme Court is considering whether the Constitution guarantees marriage equality nationwide, we have our clearest opportunity yet to mark the defining civil rights struggle of our time with triumph..."Read More


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SCOTUS Spanks NOM on Donor Disclosure

Filed by John M. Becker | March 02, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

The National Organization for Marriage's years-long effort to hide the names of its donors was dealt another blow this morning, this time by the U.S. Supreme Court.Read More


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Perfect Is the Enemy of Good

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 02, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

When we start to cannibalize our own and disavow important allies for perceived mistakes, we become the enemies of equality and justice.Read More


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David Benham: I've Cured Homosexuality With Baseball Tickets

Filed by John M. Becker | March 02, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

Would-be reality TV star and well-known homophobe David Benham claims that he cured a gay man's homosexuality by giving him baseball tickets. Read More


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BREAKING: Nebraska Marriage Ban Struck Down

Filed by John M. Becker | March 02, 2015 | 9:45 AM | comments

A federal judge has just struck down Nebraska's marriage discrimination amendment. Unless it is stayed, his ruling takes effect one week from today.Read More


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Happy Birthday to Me! [Open Thread]

Filed by John M. Becker | March 01, 2015 | 8:00 AM | comments

How do you celebrate birthdays? Do you have any favorite birthday traditions?Read More


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You'll Never Guess What Product This Ad Is Selling

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

Watch this and try to figure out what this banned commercial is trying to sell you. You'll be amazed when your realize what it is.Read More


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'The Imitation Game' Writer Mirrors Real Life

Filed by Norm Kent | February 28, 2015 | 1:00 PM | comments

Being unique, weird, or different should be a cause for celebration. Diversity is the essence of life. What we have in common is that we are all unique.Read More


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Dayton, Free Speech, & the New Right Wing Tactic [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend we round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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Marriage Equality on the Move in Mexico

Filed by John M. Becker | February 27, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

A freedom-to-marry revolution has been quietly brewing in Mexico over the past two years, where court rulings in over two-thirds of that country's 31 states have granted same-sex couples equal marriage rights. Read More


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LGBTV: Television's Future Is Now

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | February 27, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

Compared to a decade ago, television shows centering around LGBT lives are few and far between. But LGBT characters are more visible on our television screens than ever before.Read More


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Canada's Trans* Rights Bill Now Endorses Bathroom Bans

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 27, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

A bill in Canada's parliament that is supposed to protect trans* people from discrimination was amended this week... in order to allow anti-trans discrimination in bathrooms and other gendered public spaces.Read More


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Duggar Daughter Rants: Sexual 'Sinners' Going to Hell for Their 'Lifestyle'

Filed by John M. Becker | February 27, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

"God isn't slacking to fulfill His promised Judgement on sin--it's coming. And the only reason you're are alive right now is because He is merciful and has kept your heart beating for another day."Read More


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Arkansas 'License to Discriminate' Bill Fails

Filed by John M. Becker | February 26, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, the Arkansas Senate Judiciary Committee voted down a bill that would have made it legal for people and businesses to discriminate for religious reasons. But it may not be dead yet.Read More


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Pope Francis Has Transparent Views on Trans People

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | February 26, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

It is not enough for Pope Francis to say he embraces the LGBTQ community. He must also do it.Read More


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Lively: Gay Obama Started Ukraine Conflict to Spank 'Pro-Family' Russia

Filed by John M. Becker | February 26, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

"Is it really so far-fetched to believe that... [Obama] started the Ukrainian civil war to... prevent the Russians from leading a pro-family counter-revolution in the world?"Read More


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People-Powered Campaign Pushes Back Against 'Mayor 1%'

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 26, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel should be taking a victory lap right now. But a populist uprising forced him into a runoff - in a re-election campaign he was almost certain to win.Read More