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Got Water?

Filed by Davina Kotulski | July 30, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

As we celebrate victories in marriage equality and other advances in LGBT rights, we also need to be mindful of the big-picture human rights issues that threaten our quality of life, health, and our very survival. Read More


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Elderly Couple Stars in Ohio's First Marriage Ad in 10 Years

Filed by John M. Becker | July 30, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Ohio's first new marriage equality ad in a decade features a sweet elderly gay couple who married in New York after half a century together.Read More


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Straight UFC Fighter Strips Down for Marriage Equality

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

Mixed martial artist Kyle Kingsbury stripped down and bent over for marriage equality last weekend during a pre-match weigh-in.Read More


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Obama Expected to Address LGBT Rights at Upcoming Africa Summit

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

A White House National Security Council spokesman indicated this week that anti-LGBT discrimination will be discussed at an upcoming summit of U.S. and African leaders.Read More


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Another 'Ex-Gay' Activist Leaves the Movement

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

Yvette Cantu Schneider, one of the "ex-gay" industry's highest-profile spokespeople and most prominent female voices, is sorry for her former work and now supports LGBT equality.Read More


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David Tyree Deeply Tied to Hardcore Anti-Gay Activists

Filed by John M. Becker | July 29, 2014 | 8:00 PM | comments

David Tyree, the New York Giants' new director of player development, says he's "evolved" away from homophobia. But his deep ties to anti-gay activists call that claim into question.Read More


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Russian Pride Event Held Without Violence

Filed by John M. Becker | July 29, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Last weekend, a pride event in Russia was held without being met by violence -- an apparent first for the country.Read More


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Robertson: Gays Want to Make Christians Have 'Open Sex With Anybody'

Filed by John M. Becker | July 29, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Pat Robertson warned today that gays want to drive Christians out of business and society unless they have open sex with anyone and everyone.Read More


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New Yorker Shamefully Cites Anti-LGBT 'Researcher'

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | July 29, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Dr. Ray Blanchard, recently cited in a New Yorker piece on anti-transgender feminism, is responsible for more harm to the trans community than any other person in North America. And he's proud of it.Read More


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North Carolina Drops Defense of Marriage Discrimination

Filed by John M. Becker | July 29, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

North Carolina's Democratic attorney general announced yesterday that in light of Virginia's marriage equality ruling, he will no longer defend the state's marriage discrimination amendment.Read More


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In Portraying Gay Lives, TV is Coming of Age

Filed by Mark Segal | July 29, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Television is beginning to come of age and examine issues of gay life honestly, rather than through cartoonish, stereotypical portrayals.Read More


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Investigation: Ohio State Band Mocked 'Fags With AIDS'

Filed by John M. Becker | July 28, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

According to an Ohio State University investigation, members of the school's famous marching band reportedly sang songs mocking "fags with AIDS" and "dirty fags [who] love to molest little children."Read More


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Gay Saudi Man Will Get 450 Lashes for Dating Men

Filed by John M. Becker | July 28, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

A Saudi Arabian man will serve three years in jail and receive 450 lashes after he was convicted of using Twitter to arrange dates with men.Read More


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BREAKING: Virginia Marriage Ban Struck Down Again

Filed by John M. Becker | July 28, 2014 | 1:40 PM | comments

A federal appeals court has just upheld a lower court ruling striking down Virginia's marriage discrimination amendment.Read More


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On David Tyree, NY Giants Can't Hide Behind Platitudes

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 28, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

David Tyree, the New York Giants' new director of player development, is virulently anti-gay. Here's why that matters.Read More


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Jon Snow & Sam Tarly: Gay Men of the Night's Watch

Filed by Bil Browning | July 28, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Boy meets boy. Boy falls in love with boy. Boy falls in love with man. Boy Leaves boy for man. Boy hates boy. Boy and man live happily ever after. It's a classic tale.Read More


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'Religious Freedom' Explained In One Graphic

Filed by John M. Becker | July 28, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Leave it to Mrs. Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian, to summarize the absurd double standard of the right's "religious freedom" talking point in one graphic.Read More