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South American LGBT Roundup: Chile, Colombia, Ecuador

Filed by John M. Becker | August 29, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

There's been some great LGBT-related news coming out of South America this week!Read More


Canada Mocks Russia on Twitter for Ukraine Invasion

Filed by John M. Becker | August 28, 2014 | 12:15 PM | comments

As Russia continues its incursion into Ukraine, Canada's NATO delegation has mocked them on Twitter by offering the Russians a geography lesson.Read More

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Florida Supremes Asked to Rule on Marriage Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

A Florida appeals court today asked the state's Supreme Court to rule on the constitutionality of the Sunshine State's marriage discrimination amendment.Read More

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Voters in Tempe, Arizona Approve Discrimination Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Last night, voters in the city of Tempe overwhelmingly approved a measure amending their city charter to ban discrimination against LGBT city workers. It is the first city in Arizona to enact this kind of a ban.Read More

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Check Out This Pro-Equality Blog Post From Judge Posner

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

"It seems that the only remaining basis for opposition to homosexual marriage [sic], or to legal equality between homosexuals and heterosexuals in general, is religious."Read More