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Children, Parenthood, & Possibilities [PTAS]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | November 22, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Kids are a complicated topic for my family and I, and that having children is even something that people in our situation can even seriously consider represents the sort of cultural shift that delights progressives and terrifies conservatives.Read More


Matthew Shepard's Parents Headed to Russia

Filed by John M. Becker | November 21, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Judy and Dennis Shepard, LGBT civil rights activists and the parents of slain gay hate crime victim Matthew Shepard, are traveling to Russia to advocate for LGBT acceptance and tolerance.Read More

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Gambia Enacts Draconian New Anti-Homosexuality Law

Filed by John M. Becker | November 21, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The president/dictator of Gambia has signed a new "Jail the Gays" bill that toughens the country's anti-homosexuality laws and punishes so-called "aggravated homosexuality" with life in prison.Read More

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Two in One Day: Country Singer Billy Gilman Comes Out

Filed by John M. Becker | November 20, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Country star Billy Gilman followed his friend and colleague Ty Herndon out of the closet today.Read More

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Preparing for Injustice vs. Justice in Ferguson

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 20, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

In Ferguson, citizens and activists prepare for injustice, and government and law enforcement prepare for their outraged reaction. But what about preparing for the justice Ferguson -- and America -- really needs?Read More