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When the Hell Did We Become Normal?

Filed by Norm Kent | July 26, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Forty-five years after Neil Armstrong landed on the Moon, legal pot and marriage equality have landed on America's doorstep. It is one small step for men, one giant high for mankind.Read More


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Anti-Gay Oregon Bakery Makes Cakes for 'Gay Cure' Group

Filed by John M. Becker | July 25, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

Sweet Cakes, the bigoted Oregon bakery that made headlines last year for refusing to serve gay couples, proudly bakes cakes for an "ex-gay" group.Read More


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Edie Windsor Reveals How She Found Her Pride

Filed by John M. Becker | July 24, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

In a new video from Marriage Equality USA, Edie Windsor recounts how she met attorney Robbie Kaplan and reveals how she developed her "love affair with the gay community."Read More


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Report: Obamacare Covering More LGBTs, But More Work Remains

Filed by John M. Becker | July 24, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

Efforts to get LGBT people covered under the Affordable Care Act were successful, but the degree of that success varied significantly by state.Read More


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Fired 'Gaystapo' Editor Claims Religious Discrimination

Filed by John M. Becker | July 24, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Bob Eschliman, the small-town Iowa newspaper editor who was fired by his company after a vitriolic anti-gay rant, now claims he was terminated for his "sincerely held religious beliefs."Read More


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Naked Men Rob Florida Restaurant & Only Take Meat

Filed by Bil Browning | July 24, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Here's a story you don't see every day - and, of course, it happened in Florida.Read More


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Chad Allen Steps Up His HIV/AIDS Advocacy (Literally)

Filed by John M. Becker | July 23, 2014 | 8:30 PM | comments

Actor and heartthrob Chad Allen is training to run the Sydney Marathon and raising money to help people living with HIV.Read More


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Dungy Sticks Foot in Mouth Again, Calls Homosexuality a 'Lifestyle'

Filed by John M. Becker | July 23, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Discussing Michael Sam, former NFL coach Tony Dungy finally trotted out the old anti-gay standby: "Even though I don't agree with his lifestyle, I love him." Yeah right.Read More


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Controversial Georgian Opera Singer Plans Pro-Equality Concert

Filed by John M. Becker | July 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

Controversial Georgian soprano Tamar Iveri announced last week that she intends to apologize to the LGBT community by holding a benefit concert for victims of violence and dedicated to gays, lesbians, and other sexual minorities.Read More


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ExxonMobil Proves It Is the Worst Company on Earth

Filed by Bil Browning | July 23, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

After almost two decades spent fighting against equality - including 15 consecutive years worth of failed shareholder resolutions to put the four words in the company's nondiscrimination policy - ExxonMobil will once again prove that they are the worst of the worst.Read More


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Class Act: Michael Sam Responds to Dungy's Homophobia

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

Michael Sam was asked to respond to Tony Dungy's homophobic comments, and he did so with grace and aplomb.Read More


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What I Learned From My Minimum-Wage Job

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 23, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

When I was 16, I got my first job - at McDonald's. It was the hardest work I'd ever done in my life, and it punctured my bubble of economic privilege.Read More


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Mother Charged With Hate Crime Against Daughter

Filed by Bil Browning | July 22, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

This is a story that will turn your stomach. Any mother who would do this is depraved and isn't worthy of being called a mom.Read More


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U.S. Missteps in Central America Could Endanger LGBTs

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 22, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

In pursuing a quick fix to a chronic border-refugee crisis, the United States risks worsening the long-term refugee problem and jeopardizing Central American LGBTs who confront violence and injustice.Read More


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Keith Olbermann Shreds NFL Homophobe Tony Dungy

Filed by John M. Becker | July 22, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Watch ESPN2 host Keith Olbermann rip former NFL coach and current NBC sports commentator Tony Dungy for anti-gay comments Dungy made about football player Michael Sam.Read More