August 19, 2014

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Marriage Discrimination Struck Down Again in Indiana

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 6:45 PM | comments

U.S. District Judge Richard Young has ordered the state of Indiana to recognize the valid out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples. The ruling is stayed pending appeal.Read More

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New Jersey School Reverses Course on Trans Teen

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

A New Jersey middle school has reversed course and will allow a transgender teenager to attend school as herself. They will also work with LGBT groups to ensure a trans-inclusive learning environment. Read More

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Boy Who Played With Dolls Tortured to Death by Couple

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

An eight-year-old California boy was murdered by his mother and her boyfriend after they taunted him and called him gay because he played with dolls.Read More


New Poll: GOP Warming Up to Gay Candidates, Hostile Towards Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Republicans are warming up to gay political candidates, but they're still decidedly cool towards gay people overall -- particularly within their own families.Read More

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Profiles in Courage: Vermont's Marion Milne

Filed by Michael Knaapen | August 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Marion Milne was a legislator from a small state, but her great act of courage deserves to be remembered. 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


Ohio Wingnut: Ban Boobs in Public Because Gay Pride

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

"I think when we allow women to flaunt their sexuality to the public, flaunt their nudity to the public, it's harmful to marriage."Read More