February 18, 2014

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Hundreds Swarm Idaho Capitol Demanding LGBT Protections

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Hundreds of equality advocates swarmed the Idaho state capitol yesterday to demand that LGBT people be added to the state's Human Rights Act.Read More


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Kansas Bill Would Allow Teachers to Leave Welts on Kids' Backsides

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

A Kansas Democrat is proposing a bill that would allow parents, teachers, and childcare providers to spank children so hard it leaves welts and bruises.Read More


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Uganda Cracks Down Further on Gays, Women

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 4:45 PM | comments

Uganda intends to crack down further on gays with a proposal that would deny bail to anyone accused of homosexuality. The country also just criminalized miniskirts.Read More


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Watch: Elaine Stritch Drops the F-Bomb on Live TV

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

Broadway legend Elaine Stritch dropped by the Today Show this morning to promote her new documentary, "Shoot Me." She gave the hosts more than they'd bargained for.Read More


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Anti-Gay Horrors Continue in Nigeria

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Angry mobs are terrorizing gay men in Nigeria, hauling them out of their homes in the middle of the night and savagely beating them in public.Read More


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America's Sexiest Olympian Gets Even Cuter

Filed by Bil Browning | February 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Not only does freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy look hot in or out of his parka, now he's melting the hearts of animal lovers worldwide.Read More


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Charles Barkley: Locker Room Fears 'An Insult to All Gay Men'

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Retired NBA legend and LGBT rights advocate Charles Barkley has no patience for anti-gay locker room fears.Read More


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Italians Stage Base Jumping Fashion Show

Filed by Bil Browning | February 18, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

Leave it to the Italians to take base jumping and turn it into a high fashion catwalk in the sky.Read More


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The Fog of a Thousand Years

Filed by Mark S. King | February 18, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

We select the bits and pieces to remember, and the truth fades. It becomes lost in the fog of a thousand years.Read More


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Que(e)rying Michael Sam's Coming-Out

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | February 18, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

If no team signs Michael Sam, the NFL will be sending the message that no time is the right time to be out in football.Read More


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Pussy Riot Members Arrested in Sochi

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 9:30 AM | comments

Two members of the internationally famous punk rock band Pussy Riot were arrested today in Sochi as they walked down the street.Read More


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New Olympic Pride Flag Tells Russia: The World is Watching

Filed by John M. Becker | February 18, 2014 | 8:00 AM | comments

Check out a new pride flag from the Gettysburg Flag Words that's designed to send a message to Vladimir Putin about his anti-LGBT crackdown in Russia: the world is watching.Read More