Gay Rights

 
 

Obama Declared The Stonewall Inn A National Monument, So RWNJs Called Him A Gay N***** (SCREENSHOTS)

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If you’re unfamiliar with the story of the Stonewall Inn, it’s a tavern in Greenwich Village, New York that catapulted the gay rights movement to the national level in America. In the late 1960’s,...

 

NV-Sen: Catherine Cortez Masto (D) Calls For Making The Stonewall Inn A National Monument

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Received this e-mail today from former Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto's (D. NV) U.S. Senate campaign: October is LGBT History Month, and you can’t celebrate all of the progress made...

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In The Making

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In The Making is a project created by two Harvard students Curtis Lahaie and Kyle McFadden. ITM is a photo project that highlights the oppression and the stories of LGBTQ and allied Harvard Students...

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When Definite Meets Defiant

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One day, the Ukrainian leader definitely stood firm. The next, he was ousted by a defiant nation and is on the run as the world races to react. Not long ago, same-sex marriage was a certain loser...

Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Phil Robertson: Pick a 16-year-old wife and make sure she can cook (video)

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The video below is just the latest comments to shed some light on Phil Robertson's view. I wonder if Sarah Palin and Bobby Jindal would agree that a man should be able to marry a 16 year old girl...

 

Putin on the Fritz

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Putin granted Snowden asylum so Obama's canceling his Russia trip. The Cold War's over, but the Big Chill is on. Russia's fierce & frightening anti-gay laws spark global outcry against the...

 

The Grand Old Party or A Gay Old Party

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As arch-conservatives cling to definitions of marriage as between a man and a woman, more and more Americans come to believe that people have the right to marry whom they love. While the Supreme...

 

Gay Marriage: Why the Sea Change in Public Opinion?

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I think most of my gay brothers and sisters are still pinching themselves, expecting to wake up any moment to realize that it was all just a dream and we Continue Reading → The post Gay Marriage: Why...

 

Equality for Gay Americans Not Complete Until the End of DOMA

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The presidency of Barack Obama has brought a sea change to Gay rights, with the repeal of DODT (Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell) and the president’s announcement that he supports same-sex Continue Reading →...

 

America’s First Gay President: Coming Out Sometime in the Future

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This may seem farfetched at this time in our history but I assure you, America will someday have an out-of-the-closet and into your hearts, gay president. As a gay man, I found it exciting when...

 

eHarmony’s Gay Lawsuit

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Hello Reader, Would you like to stop receiving my Two Cents? If so, tell me and your name shall be removed from my mailing list with haste. Last week, eHarmony, a dating site, was hit with a lawsuit...

 

Chic-fil-A’s Anti-Gay Marriage Stance Will Prove Costly

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I’m certain that Chic-fil-A’s President Dan Cathy will eventually understand the cost of being outspoken about your active support for denying the rights of same-sex couples to marry can be expensive...

 

Gay Marriage Is About Love and Lots of Other Things

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I realize the Christian Right is having a tizzy over same-sex marriage. But then I really don’t care. All my life I’ve watched heterosexuals fall in love and get married and then fall out of love and...

 

The "Chick-Fil-A" Standard

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When Boston Mayor Thomas Menino came out against Chick-Fil-A after its CEO expressed opposition to gay marriage, numerous grassroots campaigns throughout the nation followed suit encouraging people...

 

After DOMA: The Future of Gay Marriage in America

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I think it’s probably safe to say that gay marriage is eventually going to happen in America, and I don’t mean state by state. What I mean is the end of DOMA and then legislation federally...

 

Yet ANOTHER thing I didn’t think I’d live long enough to see. . .

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Let's face it, I am a news junkie. I watch all sorts of news/infortainment/opinion programs every day, and I've been increasingly distressed to see the news programs degenerating into infotainment,...

 

Bigotry in the Shadows: Hate and Ignorance Still Hiding In Plain Sight

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Coming from a small town and growing up in the 70s and around a lot of people who had problems with those who were different, I kept my homosexuality to myself. I knew that if the fact I was gay came...

 

Equality in America for Gay People: Marrying the One You Love

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I am certain that over the course of America’s history there have been many visionaries, those who could look into the future of this great land and see the bustling growth of a nation and the...

 

The Judgment of Christians and a Gay Teen’s Silence

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Growing up in a Christian home may have its benefits, especially if it’s a loving home with parents who are good people and love their God and their children. There are also children who grow up in...

 

The Intersex Question and Same-Sex Marriage

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Intersex is a group of conditions where there is a discrepancy between the external genitals and the internal genitals (the testes and ovaries). Throughout my life time, I have had the pleasure and...

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