August 27, 2013

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Dr. King's Dream Includes LGBT People

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

Speakers and marchers at Saturday's 50th Anniversary March on Washington made it clear: LGBT rights are civil rights.Read More


Gay Lenders Quit Kiva Over Partnership With Opus Dei

Filed by Father Tony | August 27, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

Thousands of Kiva's microlenders protest its partnership with Strathmore University, an Opus Dei-run, anti-gay and anti-women educational institution.Read More


There is Nothing Gay Happening in This Russian Video

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

If the point of Russia's draconian crackdown on LGBT people is to enforce rigid, so-called "traditional" constructs of gender and sexuality, they should at least be consistent about it.Read More


Fox Plays 'Dude (Looks Like A Lady)' in Manning Teaser

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

On today's broadcast of the Fox News show "Fox & Friends," the network played Aerosmith's song "Dude (Looks Like a Lady)" during a teaser for an upcoming segment about Chelsea Manning.Read More

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Fifty Years Later: Delivering on the Dream

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 27, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

The 50th anniversary of the March on Washington is an occasion to celebrate how far we have come and recognize how far we have left to go.Read More


Hawaii's Catholic Bishop: Equal Marriage = Persecution

Filed by John M. Becker | August 27, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Roman Catholic bishop of Honolulu, Hawaii is attempting to stoke the fires of homophobia as lawmakers in that state prepare to possibly consider passing marriage equality.Read More