January 13, 2014

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Minister Expels Gay Choir Director; Most Members Leave

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

When the new interim minister of a small-town Indiana church forced out a gay choir director, nearly 80% of the congregation left in protest.Read More


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New VA Gov. Terry McAuliffe Restores LGBT Protections

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

For his first official action as Governor of Virginia, Democrat Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order protecting LGBT state employees from workplace discrimination.Read More


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Whoops! TV Interview Accidentally Captures Nude Hockey Player

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

What appears to have started out as a routine postgame interview quickly took an embarrassing (or awesome) turn.Read More


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Cameroon Man Jailed for Gay Text Message Dies

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

A 34-year-old man in Cameroon who was jailed in 2011 for sending a text message that said "I am very much in love with you" to another man has died.Read More


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Chris Christie Vetoes Trans Birth Certificate Bill

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 2:45 PM | comments

Today, Chris Christie vetoed measure that would have allowed trans New Jerseyans the right to correct their birth certificates to reflect their accurate gender.Read More


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Nigerian President Signs Appalling Anti-Gay Law

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

The Nigerian government confirmed today that President Goodluck Jonathan has signed a sweeping anti-gay bill into law that effectively criminalizes everything gay.Read More


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Israel Unveils Gay Holocaust Memorial: Photos, Video

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

On Friday, Tel Aviv became one of only five cities around the world with a monument dedicated specifically to gay victims of the Holocaust.Read More


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Game of Thrones Season 4 Trailer Drops

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

Are you as excited as I am about the return of Game of Thrones on HBO?Read More


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Utah Op-Ed: 'Marriage' Amendments Motivated by Animus

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Utah's marriage discrimination amendment "has always been about demeaning the lives and denying legal status to the families of LGBT citizens."Read More


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NYT Calls On Obama to Sign ENDA Executive Order

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 9:30 AM | comments

The editorial board of the New York Times calls President Obama's refusal to sign an ENDA executive order "baffling."Read More


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Holyfield: I'm Sorry The Cameras Caught My Homophobia

Filed by John M. Becker | January 13, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

"I do owe an apology for what I said because I really wasn't talking and really wasn't trying to talk about somebody, because I don't talk about nobody."Read More