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  1. Hate Group World Congress Of Families Launches Petition Against Human Rights Campaign - VIDEORead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Towleroad

    Despite the relentless and dangerous hatred spewed worldwide by these and other groups and individuals - stand up Scott Lively - the and their ilk are actually the victims in all of this - a common theme among anti-gay bigots - the petition argues that "the HRC's hate report has helped make clear to the global community what is at stake, it has revealed that and its allies view traditional religious views on sexual morality and marriage as 'hate', it has taken the mask off of the new face of cultural imperialism." Despite the WCF's claims to have "consistently denounced hate and violence," it is one of the most influential groups in the U.S. promoting and coordinating anti- people from Russia to Nigeria and beyond.


  2. Church in Wales announces a consultation on its position on same sex marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The Church in Wales has launched a consultation programme to help decide whether its clergy should be allowed to solemnise same-sex marriages. The Archbishop of Wales Dr Barry Morgan announced the beginning of the process at this month's meeting of the church's Governing Body.


  3. Brazil Presidential Candidate Levy Fidelix Claims Gays 'Need Psychological Care'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Levy Fidelix, a fringe presidential candidate in Brazil, used his time during a television debate to deliver a homophobic rant. When Fidelix, a former journalist who is expected to receive less than 1 percent of the vote, was asked Sunday night why some politicians refuse to accept gay couples, he responded that gays "need psychological care" and were better kept "very far away from us, because here it is not acceptable."


  4. ARRAY(0x174792c8)Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Cori Jo Long, 31, and Brooke Powell, 30, did everything right before they married. They fell in love slowly, based on years of friendship stretching back to high school.


  5. Paper Criticized for Full Page Anti-Transgender AdRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The Minnesota Star-Tribune has come under criticism after running a full-page anti-LGBT advertisement in its Sunday edition. Per the Minneapolis City Pages , the ad was sponsored by the Minnesota Child Protection League - which purports to be a religious-based tea party group countering the "radical homosexual agenda" - and was intended to pressure officials on the upcoming Minnesota State High School League vote on whether to permit transgender teens to join sports teams based on gender identity.


  6. Mark Ruffalo Withdraws Support For Marina Silva Over Her Opposition To Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    In a 2-minute video posted last month, Ruffalo praised Silva's candidacy as a "great gift to Brazil and the world." "I think it would be a great gift to Brazil and the world to see someone with so much understanding of human struggle, of the importance and treasure of the environment and a forward looking understanding of how the economy, the environment and social economic justice are all places that need to come together in a wholesome system," Ruffalo said in the video .


  7. VIDEO: Pride in Warrington at Queen's Gardens marchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    The day celebrated the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and featured music, a variety of stalls, cake competition and even a dog show.


  8. Gay business group 'outraged' over Tillis endorsementRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Q-Notes

    The Queen City's local LGBT chamber of commerce says it is "outraged" over the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's endorsement of North Carolina Republican House Speaker Thom Tillis' campaign for U.S. Senate. In a fiery press release on Monday, the Charlotte Business Guild accused the U.S. Chamber of a "blatant disregard" for North Carolina and its various local chambers and affiliates.


  9. UC to create more 'gender-neutral' restroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    University of California President Janet Napolitano is responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students and staff by directing the system's 10 campuses to create more gender-neutral restrooms and to allow students to update their records with a preferred name that does not necessarily match their legal name. Napolitano said Monday that the two actions respond to recommendations from a task force that started meeting before she assumed the president's job and that she has asked to provide her with ongoing advice for how the university can be more LGBT-inclusive.


  10. Mexican Bishop Claims Allowing Gay Couples To Marry Will Lead To Man-Dog UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Jose Maria de la Torre Martin, the bishop of the Diocese of Aguascalientes, Mexico, found himself in hot water after criticizing a proposed state law that seeks to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. If approved by lawmakers, Aguascalientes - the state - would become only the second Mexican state behind Coahuila to recognize such unions.


  11. Matt Barber Honored To Be 'Hater' Called By God To Tell Gays HIV Is Punishment For SinRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Christian conservative Matt Barber said in a column over the weekend that he's honored to be a "hater" called by God to tell gays HIV is punishment for the sin of homosexuality. Barber, an outspoken opponent of gay rights, dismissed criticism of his anti-gay rhetoric by saying that he was doing God's work on Earth.


  12. Volunteering, Every Person in New YorkRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Manhattan Users Guide

    This list represents only a small sampling of volunteers opportunities in the city, but it should be enough to get you going. It's organized by categories to help you pinpoint your interests, though some organizations cast broader nets than their particular category.


  13. Lifting U.S. Gay Blood Ban Could Increase Supply by 2% to 4%Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | POZ

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration prohibits blood donations from all men who have sex with men , regardless of their HIV-negative status or their abstinence from sex. This lifetime ban denies a significant amount of donations, according to a study by The Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law and Public Policy at UCLA School of Law.


  14. Who are the men, boys suffering from anorexia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    The current state of knowledge about anorexia in men and boys has been the focus of recent study. "Our results show that certain particularities can be identified in males, especially related to personality, gender identity, and sexual orientation", says an author of a new study on the topic.


  15. Other Takes: Rating the tenure of outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    Attorney General Eric Holder has efforts and achievements to be proud of, no doubt, but will probably be remembered above all for something he didn't do: prosecute top executives for their role in the 2008 financial crisis. He declined to hold senior executives accountable not because he wished to be soft on financial crime but because of a strategic error.


  16. La. Trial Court Strikes State's Same-Sex Marriage BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    Just when you thought same-sex marriage in the United States couldn't get any more complicated, a state judge in Louisiana has ruled that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional . No biggie -- that's happening all over the place -- but the ruling comes less than a month after a federal district court judge upheld the ban as constitutional .


  17. PA: 3 charged in gay beating have December hearingRead the original story

    Yesterday | ABC 27

    Three young adults charged with beating a gay couple in Philadelphia are due in court Dec. 16 for a preliminary hearing. Police accuse the two men and a suburban police chief's daughter with taking part in an assault that left one man with a wired jaw.


  18. Compassion missing in dismissal of gay teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Detroit News

    For so many reasons, and on so many levels, it's hard not to be passionate about Barb Webb, the gay Marian High School teacher who was terminated a couple weeks ago after the administration learned she was pregnant. Webb, who taught Advanced Placement and Honors Chemistry for nine years and coached various athletic teams to league wins, posted the firing on her Facebook page.


  19. 5 Cases at SCOTUS' Big Fall Conference That We're Excited AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | FindLaw

    Last week, we blogged about the Big Fall Conference at the U.S. Supreme Court. After a summer's worth of backlog clogs up the docket with around 2,000 certiorari petitions, the clerks of the Court sort through the chaff, the justices review their recommendations, and less than one percent are granted cert.


  20. Christian Baker Who Lost Her Shop After Refusing Lesbian...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    A Christian baker who faced virulent protest and eventually lost her shop after refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple took to her Facebook page Monday to reveal what she says are the "two huge lies" contemporary culture has embraced. "Our culture has accepted 2 huge lies.