February 9, 2014

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College Football Star Comes Out; May Be First Gay NFLer

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2014 | 8:30 PM | comments

Michael Sam, a University of Missouri star defensive lineman and an expected NFL draft pick this spring, has come out as gay. He may become the first openly gay NFL player in history.Read More

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I Couldn't Have Said It Better Myself

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

My column for this week's South Florida Gay News was about some of the hypocrisy surrounding all of the recent outrage over Russia's anti-gay laws.Read More

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Why Couldn't Janet Mock Be More Like Laverne Cox?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | February 09, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Why couldn't Janet Mock, in her interview with Piers Morgan, be more like Laverne Cox and Carmen Carrera in their graceful interview with Katie Couric? For good reason. Read More


Fischer: Criminalize Homosexuality Because I Love Black Guys

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

"[Why] am I opposed to the normalization of homosexual behavior? Because I love black males."Read More

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For 40 Years: No 'Freaks' or 'Faggots' Allowed

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

You know the old joke about the "perfect" progressive activist? She's a black lesbian mother without a job who uses a wheelchair to get around.Read More

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'Right to Discriminate' Bills Introduced in Tennessee

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Last week, Tennessee joined Arizona, Kansas, and South Dakota as states where Republican legislators are trying to create a special "right" to discriminate against same-sex couples on the basis of religion.Read More