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Professional Anti-Gay Bigot Thinks Banning Mixed Race Marriages Is Constitutional

Professional Anti-Gay Bigot Thinks Banning Mixed Race Marriages Is Constitutional

When you have to ignore 60+ years of settled constitutional law so you can pretend to have a legal case for your bigotry, you’ve already lost.

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Emails Show PA School Canceled Musical Because Of ‘Homosexual Themes’ And Then Denied It

Emails Show PA School Canceled Musical Because Of ‘Homosexual Themes’ And Then Denied It

In the beginning of this summer, northern Pennsylvania’s South Williamsport Jr/Sr High School cancelled its plans to produce the musical Monty Python’s Spamalot due to the play’s LGBT inclusion. School officials tried to make it seem like there was a different reason for the musical’s cancelation, however Keystone Progress discovered that “homosexual themes” were the real […]

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Black Man Still Locked Up 34 Years After Sentence Commuted In Texas

“There is no evidence that Hartfield has suffered any anxiety relating to his pretrial detention."

Is it alright for a man to languish in jail for 34 years without being convicted? Clearly the answer is “no.” We all have the right to a speedy trial. Correct? Unfortunately that is wrong – at least for Jerry Hartfield. Only in Texas. And only to a black man. […]

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Man’s Funeral Gets Cancelled Once Church Learned He Was Gay

Man’s Funeral Gets Cancelled Once Church Learned He Was Gay

When Julion Evans died at only 42 years old, his grieving husband Kendall Capers found no sympathy from New Hope Missionary Baptist Church when he was trying to arrange the funeral. Evans had died from a rare disease called amyloidosis, in which the abnormal protein amyloid – usually produced in bone marrow – is […]

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Democrats Smashing Republicans With Their Own Wedge Issues

Democrats Smashing Republicans With Their Own Wedge Issues

Republicans, of course, think this is unfair. How DARE the Democrats keep telling people all the horrible stuff that Republicans have been saying for years?!

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Russian Government Tells LGBT Group To Hold Its Gay Pride Event In A Landfill

Russian Government Tells LGBT Group To Hold Its Gay Pride Event In A Landfill

The LGBT community in Russia has suffered humiliation after humiliation from the country’s officials for years, and this latest stunt is no different. The organizers of the St. Petersburg, Russia LGBT group Ravnopraviye (Equality) has just recently been advised that they can hold their LGBT pride parade – in a landfill. Ravnopraviye […]

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Love Wins Again: Florida Becomes Next Domino To Fall As Judge Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Love Wins Again: Florida Becomes Next Domino To Fall As Judge Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Conservatives have once again lost in Florida, and this time it wasn’t a presidential election, but this latest defeat is sending them over the edge.

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Italian Mayor Is Proposing To Ban Gay Couples From Kissing In Public

Italian Mayor Is Proposing To Ban Gay Couples From Kissing In Public

This week, the Italian mayor of Borgosesia, Gianluca Buonanno, made his feelings about public displays of affection between gay couples absolutely clear. Not only does he believe it is “morally harmful,” but he wants to ban it in his municipality. In an interview with Italian newspaper La Repubblica, Buonanno said: “Kissing in […]

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100 Faith Leaders Urge Obama Not To Allow Exemption From LGBT Bias Rule

100 Faith Leaders Urge Obama Not To Allow Exemption From LGBT Bias Rule

On Tuesday, President Obama received a letter from 100 religious clergy, theologians and faith leaders urging him not to allow religious exemptions in a forthcoming executive order that would prohibit federal contractors from using hiring policies that discriminate against those in the LGBT community. In June, Obama had announced his intention to protect LGBT Americans who […]

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This Is What Happens When You Are Raised By Two Lesbians

This Is What Happens When You Are Raised By Two Lesbians

In 2011, Zach Wahls – a 19-year-old University of Iowa student at the time – touched millions of people around the world when his speech at a  public forum on House Joint Resolution 6 in the Iowa House of Representatives went viral. He spoke about growing up with two mothers, […]

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13 Signs That Make The Best Case For Marriage Equality

13 Signs That Make The Best Case For Marriage Equality

Currently, there are nineteen states within the U.S. that have legalized gay marriage, and twelve states where judges have issued rulings in favor of the freedom to marry. Although the struggle for the legalization of gay marriage across the board still exists, it’s been a crucial year for gay rights – […]

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Ralph Reed Urging GOP To 2014 Electoral Suicide Over Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

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Spokesperson for the religious right, Ralph Reed is convinced he knows the way to Republican victory in November — keep opposing marriage equality.

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Marriage Equality Wins! Religious Right Already Looking For The Next Issue To Be ‘Outraged’ About

Marriage Equality Wins! Religious Right Already Looking For The Next Issue To Be ‘Outraged’ About

If that doesn’t tell you everything you need to know about how ‘godly’ the religious right -isn’t-, then nothing will.

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Bad News For Conservatives – Presbyterian Church Leadership Overwhelmingly Declares Same-Sex Marriage A Christian Value

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Marriage equality just scored a victory so huge that conservatives may keel over just from hearing the news.

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Marriage Equality Opponent Admits ‘No Difference’ Between Same Sex And Heterosexual Families

Marriage Equality Opponent Admits ‘No Difference’ Between Same Sex And Heterosexual Families

The talking points of those against marriage equality have never been grounded in the real world, and even strong opponents are realizing it.

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Prop 8-Supporting, Mormon Parents Embrace Gay Rights After Son Comes Out

After their son came out, Wendy and Tom Montgomery, who are devout Mormons and former Prop 8 supporters, became fervent supporters of LGBT rights.

After their son came out, Wendy and Tom Montgomery, who are devout Mormons and former Prop 8 supporters, became fervent supporters of LGBT rights.

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Crazy Right Winger Has New Method Meant To Eradicate Homosexuality

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Philip Irvin has divined a new tactic to combat the ‘gay agenda’ – tell kids that nobody is born gay and let them convince their friends.

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Hilarious Marriage Equality Video Has Nintendo Characters Getting Down And Dirty (VIDEO)

Hilarious Marriage Equality Video Has Nintendo Characters Getting Down And Dirty (VIDEO)

What better way to celebrate marriage equality in this country than by sending the right into a collective stroke over “indoctrinating” our children?

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Catholic Church Punishes Woman For Marrying Another Woman

In a blatant violation of the Constitution, the Louisiana GOP pushes a bill to make the Bible the official state book.

The Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph has deemed Colleen Simon unworthy of continuing to serve those dependent on her food pantry. Why? Because she is wed to another woman.

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Fired Benham Twins Whine To Glenn Beck About The Gay ‘Agenda’, Mandatory Nazi Comparison Made

Won't someone think of the bigots?!

Now that conservative ‘Christians’ can’t condemn ‘The Gay’ without being condemned themselves, they feel like they’re the victims? Spare me the phony persecution complex.

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