February 9, 2015

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SD House Advances Bill Attacking Trans Students

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

Today, lawmakers in South Dakota advanced a GOP-led bill that would overturn a South Dakota High School Activities Association policy allowing students to participate in high school sports in a manner consistent with their gender identity and/or expression.Read More


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On Marriage Equality, It's All Over But the Shouting

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2015 | 3:15 PM | comments

By refusing to stop same-sex marriages in Alabama, the Justices appear to have tipped their hands on how they intend to ultimately resolve the constitutional question of marriage equality.Read More


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The New HIV/Syphilis Test for Your Smartphone

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

Researchers and health care workers in Rwanda are currently testing an amazing new invention: a smartphone plug-in device that tests for HIV and syphilis.Read More


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'Conversion Therapy': Cruel, Tyrannical, & Un-Christian

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 09, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

"Ex-gay" abuse is still victimizing LGBT people, falsely telling them that they're sick and sinful when the real problem resides within our intolerant society.Read More


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Alabama Becomes a Marriage Equality State

Filed by John M. Becker | February 09, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

Same-sex couples are now marrying in Alabama, despite a desperate move to block marriage equality by the state's grandstanding wingnut Chief Justice, Roy Moore.Read More