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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

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Marriage Equality in Wyoming! What's Next?

Filed by John M. Becker | October 21, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Marriage equality has come to Wyoming... so what state will be next?Read More

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Scores of LGBT Sites Eyed for Landmark Status

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 21, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

A National Park Service project has identified hundreds of potential LGBT sites across America that could someday win federal landmark status -- and that's just the tip of the iceberg.Read More


Vatican Fashion Icon Confirms Pending Demotion by Pope Francis

Filed by John M. Becker | October 21, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Raymond Burke, the most powerful conservative cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church has confirmed that Pope Francis plans to demote him for the second time in less than a year.Read More

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First-Ever International Trans Military Conference Held in D.C.

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Today in Washington, D.C., the American Civil Liberties Union and the Palm Center held the first-ever international conference of transgender military service members on U.S. soil.Read More

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Elvis Won't Marry Same-Sex Couples Because Jesus

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

In Vegas, some wedding chapels will allow you to get married with Elvis and hula dancers... unless you're a same-sex couple. Because marriage is sacred.Read More

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Edie Windsor's Lawyer Sues Mississippi for Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Roberta Kaplan, who successfully represented Edie Windsor before the Supreme Court, has filed a federal lawsuit to end marriage discrimination in Mississippi.Read More

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Advocate Sues FDA Over MSM Blood Ban

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 20, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Is the FDA just nostalgic for the Reagan years or does it see all LGBT people as diseased and unworthy of blood donation? We will soon find out.Read More

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BREAKING: Wyoming Marriages Will Start Tomorrow

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 2:25 PM | comments

The state of Wyoming will formally notify a federal court tomorrow morning that it will not appeal a ruling striking down marriage discrimination. Marriages will be able to begin at that time.Read More

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Fall Fun: This Kitty Is Excited About Leaf Pile

Filed by Bil Browning | October 20, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

The leaves have started to fall off the trees and you know what that means... It's time for a video of a cat playing in a big pile of leaves!Read More

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Gay Russian Asylum-Seekers Marry in D.C.

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Bilerico guest blogger and gay Russian asylum-seeker Andrew Nasonov married his fiancé, Igor Bazilevsky, in a private ceremony in Washington, D.C. on Saturday. Editor in chief John Becker officiated.Read More


Obama: Constitution Guarantees Nationwide Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

President Obama told The New Yorker's Jeffrey Toobin that he believes the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution guarantees the right of same-sex couples to marry in all 50 states.Read More

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Gay Evangelical Wants to Pay Bigoted Bakers' Court Fine

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Gay evangelical Christian Matt Stolhandske wants to raise $150,000 for Melissa and Aaron Klein, the bigoted Oregon bakers who violated state law by refusing to bake a cake for a lesbian couple.Read More

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Rome's Mayor Defies Government, Registers Same-Sex Marriages

Filed by John M. Becker | October 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

The mayor of Rome, Italy defied his national government on Saturday by registering the legal marriages of 16 same-sex couples performed abroad.Read More

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Young U.S. Catholics Are Overwhelmingly Pro-Gay

Filed by John M. Becker | October 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

In an indication of just how wildly out of step the Roman Catholic hierarchy is with its adherents' views, an overwhelming majority of U.S. Catholics support same-gender marriage.Read More

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Vote to Move Virginia Forward in November

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 19, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Virginians who want to move the state forward need to get out and vote next month for Democrats Mark Warner and Suzanne Patrick.Read More

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HRC Endorses PrEP

Filed by John M. Becker | October 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

The Human Rights Campaign, the United States' largest LGBT rights organization, has come out in favor of the HIV prevention method PrEP.Read More