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'God Loves Gays' Campaign Hopes to Stick It to Westboro

Filed by John M. Becker | August 20, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

God, the elderly white-haired deity and social media phenom, is launching a campaign to affirm LGBT people and stick it to the Westboro Baptist Church at the same time.Read More


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Smithsonian Adds LGBT History Items to Its Collection

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

The collection at the nation's history museum got a lot more fabulously queer today.Read More


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Details of Kluwe-Vikings Settlement Disclosed

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

As part of a settlement deal with former punter and LGBT ally Chris Kluwe, the Minnesota Vikings will make large monetary donations to five LGBT charities.Read More


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Baptist Pastor Inflicts Grief Upon the Grieving

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 19, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Florida pastor T.W. Jenkins should apologize to Julion Evans's family and friends for canceling his funeral.Read More


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Ferguson and the 'War On Whites'

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 19, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

If there is a "war" on, whites are winning.Read More


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Study: Most LGBT Students Experience Bigotry in Phy Ed

Filed by John M. Becker | August 18, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

A new study from Victoria University in Melbourne finds that four out of five LGBT high school students experience homophobic and transphobic bigotry in phy ed class.Read More


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Russian Gay Basher Sentenced to Prison

Filed by John M. Becker | August 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Russian gay basher Maxim Martsinkevich will spend five years in prison -- but not for his anti-gay crimes. Read More


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New Jersey School Forcibly Misgenders Trans Teen

Filed by John M. Becker | August 18, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Administrators at a New Jersey middle school are forcibly misgendering a transgender teenager by refusing to allow her to return to school presenting as the correct gender.Read More


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Chris Kluwe, Minnesota Vikings Reach Settlement

Filed by John M. Becker | August 17, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, who says he was fired from the Minnesota Vikings for his pro-LGBT advocacy, has reached a settlement with the team.Read More


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The Breaking Wave [PTAS]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 16, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

As my barking goes from very occasional to quite common, things start to go off the rails. Witness the gentleman who just called me "Rover." Read More


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New York: No Special Right to Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Filed by John M. Becker | August 15, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

The New York Division of Human Rights has ruled that a wedding vendor's private religious beliefs do not entitle them to a special right to discriminate against gay and lesbian couples.Read More


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The 'Ex-Gay' Movement's Dangerous New Myths

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | August 15, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

As the "ex-gay" movement sputters, many within that movement are pushing celibacy or mixed-orientation marriage for gays and lesbians. Both are stupid and dangerous.Read More


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The Stigma of Black Suicide is Killing Us

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | August 15, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

There are at least five factors contributing to suicide in African American communities. And for the most part, they go unaddressed.Read More


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Axe Body Spray Makes Ad That's Not About Sex

Filed by Bil Browning | August 15, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Axe Body Spray has made a commercial that doesn't feature a nerd's wet dream? There aren't any hot babes throwing themselves all over some poor hapless schmuck for simply spraying on some cheap cologne? Whaaaaaat?!Read More


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PA Baker Says Jesus Told Her to Turn Away Gay Couple

Filed by John M. Becker | August 14, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

The cake wars continue, this time in Pennsylvania, where a baker refused to serve a lesbian couple after an alleged two-week conversation with Jesus.Read More