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The Marriage Equality Map is Filling In. These Others? Not So Much.

Filed by John M. Becker | October 31, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

The marriage equality map is filling in fast, but the maps for many other equally important LGBT rights and protections are nowhere near caught up.Read More

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What's Your Halloween Costume? [Open Thread]

Filed by John M. Becker | October 31, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

What are your Halloween plans? Are you going in costume? If so, who/what are you dressing up as?Read More

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Mr. Rogers is Wrong: You Aren't Special

Filed by Michael Knaapen | October 31, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Cult of Identity-As-Truth damages our understanding of what it means to be humans occupying space in a universe hemmed in by objective reality, and it risks blurring some of the crucial ways in which self-identification really matters.Read More


Sodom: Review of a Russian Anti-Gay Documentary

Filed by Mercedes Allen | October 31, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

"Sodom" presents itself as a sensational expose* of the sinister gay rights plot to forcibly transform society into one that accepts any and all evil, while eradicating truth, freedom, religion, and decency.Read More


Starbucks is 'Ground Zero' for Ebola Because Sodomy

Filed by John M. Becker | October 31, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

"[It's] generally upscale sodomites who frequent Starbucks, who sit there with their computers and it's a meeting place, they exchange a lot of body fluids or hands shaking..."Read More

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Revisiting a Pre-Stonewall LGBT Sit-In

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 30, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

In the sit-in at Dewey's in Philadelphia, some historians find evidence of LGBT militancy beginning much earlier than 1969.Read More

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Edie Windsor to Rick Scott: Stop Fighting Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

"My dear Governor Scott, I implore you to use the power of your office to allow loving couples to marry now in your state."Read More

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Andrew Sullivan Endorses Matthew Shepard 'Trutherism'

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Spitting on Matthew Shepard's grave in order to take petty political swipes and drive up traffic to your website? That's disgusting.Read More


James Dobson Has an Epic Freakout Over Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

"We have not yet reached the depravity of Sodom and Gomorrah, but that appears to be where we are headed... Everything we have known and valued is being swept away."Read More

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Rioting in Black and White: From Ferguson To Keene

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 30, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

A riot in New Hampshire and a likely acquittal in Ferguson, Missouri, underscore that blacks and whites still live in very different Americas, under very different rules.Read More

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Kooky Kansas Couple Wants Judge to Stop Gays From Stealing Their Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Phillip and Sandra Unruh, the Kansas couple who thinks allowing same-sex couples to marry amounts to a literal theft of their own marriage, filed their federal court amicus brief yesterday.Read More

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Comes Out as Gay

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Today, Apple CEO Tim Cook officially confirmed what had long been an open secret: he's gay. Read More

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Photo of the Day: Anti-Gay Double Standard in San Diego?

Filed by John M. Becker | October 30, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

San Diego resident Will Walters, arrested for being "over-exposed" at the city's pride festival, says women show more skin on the beach every day but aren't arrested for it.Read More


SBC to Parents: Kids Are Better Off Dead Than Trans

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | October 29, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

I used to ask myself what sort of inhuman monster could willingly torture a child until they died. The Southern Baptist Convention managed to pack 1,200 of them into one room.Read More

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NC: Cosmo's 'Party Bus' to Shuttle Students to Polls

Filed by Bil Browning | October 29, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Well, here's something you don't see every election cycle...Read More


Annise Parker: Houston Will Withdraw Subpoenas of Pastors

Filed by John M. Becker | October 29, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Houston Mayor Annise Parker announced today that the city will withdraw the subpoenas of five pastors it issued in its effort to defend itself against a lawsuit over an equal rights ordinance.Read More

The Conversion of a Queer-Basher

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 29, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

There are pivotal events in everyone's life that forever separate before from after. For Jim Baines of Bangor, Maine, it was the night he and two friends attacked two gay men, killing one.Read More