Post Tagged with: "LGBT Rights"

Young Lesbian Couple Beaten, Left For Dead In Homophobic Hate Crime

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We must end this kind of brutality. This is a hate crime, and it should be punished to the fullest extent of the law.

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Pope ‘Who Am I To Judge’ Francis Shows How He REALLY Feels About LGBT People

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Do not be fooled by the good PR that this pope puts out. He’s just like all the rest.

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Definition Of Obtuse: GOP Rep. Proposes Legalizing Discrimination AGAIN

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It’s only judicial activism when the courts make decisions these people don’t like (like outlawing discrimination). If the decision goes their way, the courts are merely doing their job.

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Kansas Republicans Strip LGBT Workers Of Anti-Discrimination Protection

Kansas Republicans Strip LGBT Workers Of Anti-Discrimination Protection

Never underestimate the power of right wing bigotry. It’s the core of their ideology.

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Right Wing Nut E.W. Jackson Willing To Go To Jail To Stop Gay Rights (AUDIO)

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E.W. Jackson is just the latest in a long line of right wing loons who is warning that Obama is a secret Muslim and equal marriage will be the doom of America.

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Same-sex Marriage WILL Be Legalized, Whether You Like It Or Not (VIDEO)

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“The rest of us recognized that ‘they’ are one of us.”

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‘God Hates F*gs': Lesbian Brutally Attacked, Choked With Dog Leash (VIDEO)

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A lesbian from Tacoma, Washington, just wanted to go out and get her dog that had gotten loose. Instead, she was brutally attacked, stripped, and choked with a dog leash while being told “God hates fags.”

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Gay Or Straight, These Gay Seniors Will Make You See Life Differently (VIDEO)

Gay Or Straight, These Gay Seniors Will Make You See Life Differently (VIDEO)

These seniors have long realized that being gay is a gift. This video is a gift.

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Florida GOP Introduces Bill To Put Transgender People In Prison For Using The Bathroom

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Yet another bigoted GOP representative is taking aim at transgender people – this time aiming to make laws that would put them in jail for up to a year just for using the bathroom.

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Make No Mistake About It, Pope Francis Is Not LGBT Friendly

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“If someone is gay… who am I to judge?” Well, Pope Francis, you just proclaimed judgment against the LGBT community… again.

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This GOP Congressman Doesn’t Believe LGBT Rights Are Human Rights: ‘Strong Believer In Traditional Marriage’ (VIDEO)

This GOP Congressman Doesn’t Believe LGBT Rights Are Human Rights: ‘Strong Believer In Traditional Marriage’ (VIDEO)

You’d think the Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Africa, Global health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee would be a proponent of equal rights for all, but not so much.

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Principal To Gay Student: Go Back Into The Closet Or Be Expelled (VIDEO)

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This young man’s school principal gave him a terrible ultimatum: go back into the closet or face expulsion. Please help spread his story far and wide.

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Leelah’s Law Petition Reaches 100,000 Signatures, Could Signal End Of LGBT ‘Cure’ Therapies

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We have the signatures needed to have the White House address the petition urging the passing of Leelah’s Law. Let’s make sure we honor her last wish, which was for her death to mean something.

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RWNJ Pastor Moans That Supporters Of LGBT Rights The REAL Anarchists (AUDIO)

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This right-wing nutjob advocates anarchy, while complaining that people who don’t follow biblical law (especially where LGBT rights are concerned) want anarchy.

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Two Gay ‘Tech Bears’ Bought JebBushForPresident.Com

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It probably won’t keep Jeb Bush from running, but it will make the campaign a lot funnier.

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‘Empire’ Creator Lee Daniels Says He Wants To ‘Blow The Lid Off’ Black America’s Homophobia

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Lee Daniels is right. This homophobia perpetuated by certain areas of Black American culture should be eradicated. Let’s blow the lid off.

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Anti-Gay Bigot Suing Colorado Bakery For Refusing To Write ‘God Hates F*GS’ On A Cake

Anti-Gay Bigot Suing Colorado Bakery For Refusing To Write ‘God Hates F*GS’ On A Cake

They are being sued for discrimination because they refused to make a hate cake.

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Peter LaBarbera Rips Off Dr. Seuss, Pens Hateful, Homophobic Poem About Michael Sam

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Notoriously hateful homophobe Peter LaBarbera has stooped to a new low, taking one of the most timeless and well loved children’s poems ever, Dr. Seuss’s “Green Eggs and Ham,” and turning it into a homophobic hate poem.

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Leelah’s Mother Talks To CNN, Daughter’s Internet Posts Show Mom’s A Liar And A Bully

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Leelah Alcorn committed suicide because her parents rejected and abused her for being transgender. Even after her death, her mother continues to disrespect her identity and lie about what happened. Luckily, Leelah’s internet footprint continues to tell the world the truth.

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Yet Another Transgender Teen Commits Suicide Due To Fundamentalist Christian Hate

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Another transgender teen is dead after years of abuse at the hands of her fundamentalist Christian parents. Please do not let her death be in vain. Get involved and help prevent tragedies like this.

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