August 9, 2013

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Anti-Gay Regnerus "Study:" To Russia With Love?

Filed by John M. Becker | August 09, 2013 | 10:00 PM | comments

Remarks delivered earlier this summer by a prominent French anti-gay activist suggest that the disgraced Mark Regnerus study may have played a role in the formation of Russia's now-infamous law banning "gay propaganda."Read More


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It Won't Be Over in Sochi

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | August 09, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

Whatever happens with the Sochi Games, the fight against state-sponsored religious extremism in Russia will continue.Read More


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LSN's Attack on Pat Robertson & Religious Freedom

Filed by Mercedes Allen | August 09, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

The far-right backlash against Pat Robertson for his refusal to condemn transitioning trans people says a lot about the right-wing battle over so-called "religious freedom."Read More


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You Got Yourself a Serious Case of the Chronic Ghey

Filed by Bil Browning | August 09, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

What would you do if you went to the doctor and got a diagnosis of having high cholesterol and being chronically queer?Read More


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WaPo Editorial Board Condemns Russia's 'War on Gays'

Filed by John M. Becker | August 09, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

"[If] Mr. Putin believed that persecution of gay people would be a domestic issue of little interest to the world, he miscalculated."Read More


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Belarus: 'Better a Dictator Than Gay'

Filed by Bil Browning | August 09, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Move over, RuPaul. Belarusian dictator Alexander Lukashenka is the most fabulous drag queen of them all in a new cartoon that shows him flaunting a little more cleavage and eyeliner than is usually the case.Read More