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Mark My Words: Marriage Equality, Media, & Mama Rose

Filed by Mark Segal | April 24, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Most of those attacking the book "Forcing the Spring" normally find little to agree on when it comes to the LGBT community. But this time, they all hit the same bullseye.Read More

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Almost 90% of Americans Think This Can't Happen. They're Wrong.

Filed by John M. Becker | April 24, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

An anti-gay mayor in rural South Carolina fired the town's popular and decorated police chief, likely because she's a lesbian. It's absolutely disgusting, but also perfectly legal.Read More

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Role-Playing Doesn't Make Florida Republican a Hypocrite

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 24, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Picking on an underdog community to garner hits is both easy and low. We should all be better than that.Read More

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Frontman of Christian Band Jars of Clay Supports Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | April 24, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Dan Haseltine, lead singer of the enduringly popular and three-time Grammy Award-winning Christian rock band Jars of Clay, came out in support of marriage equality this week on Twitter. Christian conservatives are freaking out.Read More

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Second TX Judge Rules State Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Filed by John M. Becker | April 24, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

A second Texas judge has ruled the state's 2005 marriage discrimination amendment unconstitutional.Read More

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WWE's Steve Austin Endorsed Marriage... Last Year

Filed by John M. Becker | April 24, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

Welcome to the right side of history, Steve Austin... even if you've already been here awhile.Read More


Chad Griffin Responds to 'Forcing the Spring' Controversy

Filed by John M. Becker | April 24, 2014 | 7:30 AM | comments

"[W]hen the day does come that the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down every ban on marriage equality... it will be because of... all of us, who today are lucky to stand on the shoulders of giants."Read More


Group of LGBTs, Allies Argues for 'Tolerance' of Homophobia

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 7:00 PM | comments

A group of prominent LGBT people and allies, including John Corvino and Andrew Sullivan, are calling for homophobia to be "debated" rather than stigmatized.Read More

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Jodie Foster, Matt Bomer Reveal They've Married Their Partners

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

Two prominent LGBT actors revealed this week that they've tied the knot.Read More


Undefended Oregon Marriage Ban Goes to Court Today

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Today, a federal judge will hear oral arguments challenging Oregon's marriage discrimination amendment - and there will be no one in court to defend it.Read More

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Judge Grants Chelsea Manning Legal Name Change

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

A district judge in Kansas today granted Pfc. Chelsea Manning's request to legally change her name so that it accurately reflects her gender identity and expression.Read More


Summer Bilerico Internship Available

Filed by Bil Browning | April 23, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

Bilerico Project is seeking an unpaid communications intern to work roughly 20 hours per week this summer. Since this is an online communications opportunity, location is not specific.Read More

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Marriage Opposition Plummeting in the GOP

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

The sea change on LGBT rights is happening across all demographic groups, including the group most stubbornly resistant to embracing equality: Republicans.Read More

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Coming Out as Trans: One High Schooler's Story

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

This year, I received permission to ask that my teachers and classmates address me as Owen and use male pronouns. It's been powerful to watch them all transition with me.Read More

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HBO Go: Are You Sure You're Not a Lesbian?

Filed by Bil Browning | April 23, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

HBO has been touting their on-demand service, HBO Go, lately and some of the spots had to have been divinely inspired.Read More


New Marriage Equality Book is Revisionist History, Prominent Donor Says

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Prominent LGBT movement leader Andrew Lane tells the Washington Blade that a new book about the Prop 8 case is a "shallow and incomplete history."Read More

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Brunei Postpones Stone-the-Gays Sharia Law

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

The implementation of Brunei's revised Sharia (Islamic) penal code, which punishes homosexuality with death by stoning, has been postponed.Read More