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  1. Openly Gay Alabama State Legislator Threatens To 'Out' Anti-Gay...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Towleroad

    Alabama's first and only openly gay state legislator Dem. Rep. Patricia Todd took to Facebook over the weekend to fire back at politicians alleging that gay marriage would erode "family values" should it become legal in Alabama, Gawker reports .


  2. French court allows gay marriage between French, MoroccanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    France's highest court has ruled that a gay French-Moroccan couple are allowed to marry despite the North African kingdom's refusal to recognize marriages between two men. France legalized gay marriage in 2013 but a 1981 agreement between France and Morocco says marriages between French and Moroccans are subject to the law of their respective countries. 2 comments

  3. HRC: Minnesota is 'solidifying' equality but lags on important issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    The Human Rights Campaign recently launched a new index rating the states on LGBT equality, and while Minnesota ranks well above many other states, the report notes some glaring inequities particularly on youth and transgender issues. According to the State Equality Index, Minnesota is rated as "solidifying equality" along with neighboring Iowa.


  4. Underwear Models Mark MacKillop, Levi Michael and More Ignore the Winter Cold With Hot Shirtless PicsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    What was up with your favorite male underwear models this week? The first thing you should know is that most of them were without their shirts. You should also know that things around going to be warming up fairly quickly.


  5. Meet the Gay Bear Nerds Hoping to Bring Down Jeb BushRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The Oregon techies bought the domain name in 2008, when Jeb Bush was rumored to be seeking the Republican presidential nomination, reports Business Insider . Phillips and Rainwater are no supporters of Bush, though - in fact, they wanted to use the website to blog about LGBT rights and draw attention to the former Florida governor's dismal equality record.


  6. Here's Every Moment You Lose Your Sh*t When Seeing 'Wicked'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The emotions that pulse through your body when seeing this musical can only be described through gifs - so here is every time you lose your absolute mind when seeing Wicked :


  7. Six Reasons We're Excited About Mario Lopez as Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade Grand MarshalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    Heartthrob, actor, and entertainer Mario Lopez has been named grand marshal of the upcoming Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade. An LGBTQ advocate, longtime supporter of GLAAD , and a multifaceted performer extraordinaire, Lopez is a fitting choice to lead the annual bacchanal.


  8. Conservative conference will put 2016ers on the spotRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The American Conservative Union

    The horde of likely presidential contenders expected at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference will be asked to deliver speeches about specific policy issues - rather than campaign-style stemwinders - and they'll also face audience questions, organizers told POLITICO in an exclusive preview Tuesday. The changes promise to add a bit more drama to the annual conservative confab, which is slated for Feb. 25-28, and come as the GOP 2016 field has expanded to well over a dozen potential candidates.


  9. N.C. businesses propose protection for gay, lesbian workersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    The plan includes publicizing businesses that voluntarily provide protections, as well as trying to convince state lawmakers to require protection for employees. Those taking part in the plan include the Charlotte Chamber, the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, Equality North Carolina and the Human Rights Campaign.


  10. Why The Mormon Church Deserves No Credit For Supporting LGBT ProtectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    On Tuesday, the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced that it now supports protections for the LGBT community in areas like housing and employment. Their position is muddled, however, by rhetoric indicating that these protections must be "balanced" by what the church labels "religious freedom" protections.


  11. 'Gay bear' activists who grabbed will use it for LGBT advocacyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Former Florida Republican Governor Jeb Bush speaks at the 2014 National Summit on Education Reform in Washington, DC on November 20, 2014 Two self-professed "gay bears" from Oregon own the "" domain, and even if the former Florida governor enters the race, they do not intend to relinquish it, Business Insider reports . According to the site , owners CJ Phillips and Charlie Rainwater purchased the domain in 2008 and planned to use it "to inform our friends and family about some of the challenges we face being part of the LGBT community."


  12. Testimony: 'History repeats itself,' 'Adults followed my...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    So far this morning, 10 people have testified on HB 2, the bill to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, all of them in favor of the bill. Among them: Jill Gill , a professor of American history, said she's a historian who specializes in civil rights and religious history.


  13. University challenge a " dare to debateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Spiked

    Why was he suspended? Because he argued in a blog for the right to debate any issue, even gay rights, after hearing that a philosophy tutor had told her students that gay rights would not be debated in class because the issue was 'already settled', and therefore no debate was needed. Students who argued for their constitutional right to debate the issue were told that expressing opposing views was homophobic.


  14. Discuss: Tim Cook Is A Way Better CEO Than Steve Jobs WasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gawker

    Apple just earned more profit in a single quarter than any company, ever, and the hacks in Silicon Valley press are fawning all over CEO Tim Cook and praising his genius . But you know what? They're right.


  15. Southfield officials pass human rights ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    Officials in a Detroit suburb have passed an ordinance prohibiting discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodation based on a person's sexual orientation or gender identity. The Southfield City Council voted Monday to adopt the human rights ordinance first introduced a year ago by Democratic State Rep. Jeremy Moss.


  16. Can Pennsylvania have a Selma-like moment this year for the LGBT community?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Gov. Tom Wolf threw his public backing today behind new bills that would extend statewide basic anti-discrimination protections to Pennsylvania's gay and lesbian residents. Gov. Tom Wolf stood with a small group of lawmakers Wednesday morning to rally new efforts behind bills that would extend basic anti-discrimination protections statewide on the basis of sexual orientation.


  17. Google Fixes Homophobic Slurs in TranslateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    Google has apologized for a software glitch that prompted its translation tool to replace the word "gay" with homophobic slurs. The popular service has been offering synonyms like "poof" and "queen" to those translating "gay" from English into Spanish, French, or Portuguese.


  18. Bromsgrove arts centre holding events to celebrate LGBT monthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    A BROMSGROVE arts centre is celebrating lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender month by holding various events and shows. From 6.30pm that day there will be a free family-friendly event that will include stalls, refreshments, face painting, balloon modelling and glitter tattoos.


  19. PHOTOS: Warwick Rowers do fashion but still with plenty of nudityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Blaze

    From the magazine that bought us the now infamous Kim Kardashian 'Break the Internet' shoot, comes another spread that's sure to get plenty of mouse clicks - at least from gay web surfers anyway. Paper magazine, whose photo shoot of a nude Kim Kardashian last year sparked an online media frenzy, has enlisted four lads from the Warwick University Rowing Club for an exclusive fashion shoot by photographer Rodolfo Martinez for its website,


  20. Black Rainbow aims to shine brightRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Blaze

    A new foundation, Black Rainbow, has started a crowd-funding campaign to help launch what will be Australia's only Indigenous mental health support source for LGBTI people. The foundation grew from a need to support Indigenous LGBTI people, after homophobic comments were made by high profile people within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait communities.