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ISIS: Gays Are Animals, Dirty, 'The Worst of Creatures'

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

"[I]t's very important for you to protect your children from these animals, from these dirty people, Allah says that they are the worst of creatures." Read More


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SD Senate Candidate: No Marriage, Just Bigamy Contracts

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

According to the Republican South Dakota candidate, same-sex marriage is bad but bigamy is just fine as long as there's a contract between all parties.Read More


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NASA, Big Love & Choking Children [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2014 | 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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Uganda Says Gays Are Welcome

Filed by John M. Becker | September 19, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Ugandan officials want gay tourists to know that despite the country's repeated and ongoing attempts to criminalize LGBT people, they're still welcome there. Rrrrrright.Read More


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World Health Organization Calls for End to Pathologization of Homosexuality

Filed by John M. Becker | September 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

An expert panel appointed by the World Health Organization recommends that so-called "homosexuality-related psychological disorders" be removed from the International Classification of Diseases.Read More


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Black Children Are Beloved & Beaten

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | September 19, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

The challenge to our community is break free from a shackle of our past - corporal punishment - to find a peaceful and more effective way to discipline our children. Read More


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Why Haven't Charges Been Filed in Philly Hate Crime?

Filed by Mark Segal | September 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Philadelphia's LGBT community has showed incredible restraint. Now is the time for police to charge the individuals involved, the District Attorney to prosecute, and for the state legislature to include attacks based on sexual orientation under the Hate Crimes Act.Read More


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Anti-Gay Indiana State Senator Given Anti-Gay Award

Filed by Andrew Markle | September 19, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

Delph has called the award "refreshing" following the grief he received this year over his opposition to marriage equality. Read More


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Young, Black, and Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 19, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

When to be young and black is to be guilty until proven innocent, black children must be "angelic" just to be deemed worthy of living.Read More


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Ahead of Vote, Polls Show Ireland Supports Equal Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | September 18, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Ahead of next year's marriage equality referendum in Ireland, polls show that a strong majority of the Irish people support equal marriage rights for same-sex couples.Read More


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Mississippi GOP Governor: No Gay Divorce

Filed by John M. Becker | September 18, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Phil Bryant, the anti-LGBT Republican governor of Mississippi, is asking his state's supreme court to deny the appeal of a lesbian woman who is seeking recognition of her same-sex marriage so that she can get a divorce.Read More


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NOM's Global Hate Campaign Starts Attracting Media Attention

Filed by John M. Becker | September 18, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

"[NOM's Brian] Brown is just one of many in the American 'traditional marriage' movement who are aggressively pushing their message abroad now that they face an increasingly tough sell at home."Read More


'Put a Ring On It' Is Not an Anti-Poverty Program

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Marriage itself doesn't do much to alleviate poverty, Creating a family-friendly economy can do that, plus a whole lot more.Read More


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Facebook Meets With Drag Queens, Doesn't Change Policy

Filed by John M. Becker | September 18, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

Facebook met yesterday with drag queens who are upset about a new policy requiring account holders to use their real names. The company heard their concerns but declined to change the policy.Read More


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Bigger Love? Same-Sex Marriage and the Poly Problem

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 18, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

If adults hold a fundamental right to marry, what prevents polygamy? Nothing. And it is the same-sex marriage cases themselves, along with other gay and women's rights cases, which have gutted any meaningful grounds for opposition.Read More


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ACLU Sues to Force WI to Recognize Its Own Marriages

Filed by John M. Becker | September 17, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

The ACLU is suing the state of Wisconsin in federal court, seeking to compel the state to recognize hundreds of legal same-sex marriages performed in June.Read More


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Mary Bonauto, Alison Bechdel Win MacArthur Genius Grants

Filed by John M. Becker | September 17, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Legendary marriage equality warrior Mary Bonauto and "Dykes to Watch Out For" cartoonist Alison Bechdel have received the prestigious MacArthur "Genius Grant."Read More