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  1. LGBT-rights group urges Guam governor to allow gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The nation's largest gay rights organization and Guam's biggest newspaper are blasting the territory's governor for not allowing marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples. Guam's attorney general on Wednesday said government officials should begin issuing licenses after a lesbian couple filed a federal lawsuit because they were denied a marriage application.

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  2. Monitor the Twitter feed: Friday is GLSENa s annual Day of Silence against LGBT bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Friday is GLSEN 's annual Day of Silence, in which thousands of students from more than 8,000 middle and high schools are silent "as a symbolic representation of the silencing effect of anti-LGBT language and bullying experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students and their allies," according to the organization. "GLSEN's Day of Silence is one of the largest student-led actions in the country, with students from more than 8,000 middle and high schools, colleges and universities in every state and 70 countries around the world having participated in the past.

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  3. Pride Films and Plays to Close Summer Season with the Boy from OzRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Pride Films and Plays will conclude its remarkable Summer Season with The Boy From Oz, the Broadway musical which tells the amazing life story of celebrated songwriter and performer Peter Allen . Featuring songs by Peter Allen , book by Martin Sherman and Nick Enright , Direction by David Zak , and Musical Direction by Robert Ollis , The Boy From Oz tells the exuberant yet heart-warming true story of a young Australian boy who loved to perform and ended up in the glamorous orbit of Judy Garland and her soon-to-be famous daughter Liza.

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  4. Chicago Cardinal Francis George dies at age 78Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The nation's largest gay rights organization and Guam's biggest newspaper are blasting the territory's governor for not allowing marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples. After receiving tens of thousands of complaints about noise from planes and helicopters shuttling the rich and famous into the Hamptons, an eastern Long Island town has passed new laws aimed at curtailing the... After receiving tens of thousands of complaints about noise from planes and helicopters shuttling the rich and famous into the Hamptons, an eastern Long Island town has passed new laws aimed at curtailing the cacophony.

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  5. Large measles outbreak traced to Disneyland is declared overRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The nation's largest gay rights organization and Guam's biggest newspaper are blasting the territory's governor for not allowing marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples. The nation's largest gay rights organization and Guam's biggest newspaper are blasting the territory's governor for not allowing marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples.

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  6. Students at Pittsburgh-area school allegedly organize "Anti-Gay Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WPXI

    Several parents and students from McGuffey High School in Washington County have reached out to Channel 11 News voicing concern about a so-called "Anti-Gay Day" allegedly organized by some students. A group of students allegedly spread the news that if they were "Anti-Gay," they were to wear a flannel shirt and write "Anti-Gay" on their hands.

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  7. Few gains in LGBT roles in Hollywood films: reportRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    More Hollywood movies in 2014 featured one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters than in the previous year, but those roles were mostly minor and stereotypical, said researchers. GLAAD, a U.S. organization that researches and promotes LGBT issues in media, found that 17.5 percent of 114 films released last year by major studios included characters who identified as LGBT, compared to 16.7 percent in 2013.

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  8. Homosexuality Has Cost The U.S. Government 'More Than $225 Billion,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    ... that their are people out there waiting to jump at everything I say on here or anywhere But when it comes to gay/lesbian rights or just feelings... I love everybody. So go look for a real villain and leave me out of it!!! The original lyrics are, ...

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  9. Roseanne Barr Looks Back On Her Sitcom's Controversial Lesbian Kiss 21 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    "Roseanne" had its share of gay-friendly moments , and Roseanne Barr looked back at one of the most memorable on HuffPost Live on Friday -- the kiss she shared with Mariel Hemingway in the episode "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." While chatting about Roseanne's new documentary "Roseanne For President!," host Josh Zepps showed a clip of the famous kiss, which first aired 21 years ago.

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  10. Pat Robertson: 'Bunch Of Gays' Are In League With Hillary Clinton To Destroy Freedom - VIDEORead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Towleroad

    Desperately banging the same drum as his fellow religious right activists as they continue their journey towards the dustbin of history, Pat Robertson has - once again - said that LGBT rights advocates are intent on their mission to destroy freedom, reports Right Wing Watch . Robertson also suggested that gay activists are in league with Hillary Clinton in a clandestine plot to destroy liberty, claiming that the presidential candidate "wants to do away with the First Amendment, or at least part of it." 4 comments

  11. Mexican Supreme Court Strikes Major Blow For Marriage Equality In SinaloaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Towleroad

    On Wednesday Mexico's Supreme Court struck a huge blow in the fight for marriage equality by ruling that bans on same-sex marriage are inherently "discriminatory" laws. The ruling came down in response to a lawsuit filed by a gay couple challenging the family code of Sinaloa, a coastal Mexican state.

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  12. Out candidates receive Liberty City endorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philadelphia Gay News

    Among the most notable candidates it endorsed were Jim Kenney for mayor; out candidates Sherrie Cohen and Paul Steinke, and out-spoken ally Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown for City Council-at-Large. Chris Mallios, Daniel Clifford and Court of Common Pleas Judge Abbe Fletman - all openly gay - were also endorsed for the judicial races.

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  13. Ten things about Ted, a Cruz compendiumRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    The ten former child stars who were destroyed by fame or who weren't destroyed by fame; who grew up too fast or who grew up just fine; who were so cute then, but aren't so cute now; who went from fab to drab or who grew up hot; who have gone bad, and who died too soon. The article-as-numbered-list has several features that make it inherently captivating: the headline catches our eye in a stream of content; it positions its subject within a preA xisting category and classification system, like "talented animals"; it spatially organizes the information; and it promises a story that's finite, whose length has been quantified upfront.

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  14. Tony School Scrubs Pro-Marriage Alum from its Facebook PageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation is having a big week. The Washington Post featured him as the new voice of the marriage movement.

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  15. What It Was Like at First Gay Rights Protest at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Paul Kuntzler said that when he and nine other people picketed the White House 50 years ago today, protesting the government's treatment of gays and lesbians, he could not imagine how far the gay rights movement would come in five decades. "It was so revolutionary," Kuntzler, 73, said.

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  16. Miley Cyrus recording with Flaming Lips and Ariel PinkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NME

    Miley Cyrus has been recording with Flaming Lips and Ariel Pink. Cyrus previously collaborated with Flaming Lips, covering the Beatles 'A Day in the Life' with the psychedelic band.

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  17. The media's ageist hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hot Air

    These are early days, but Marco Rubio has so far been able to deftly navigate around the landmines clumsily set by the press on his pathway toward the Republican Party's presidential nomination. Since revealing his candidacy on Monday, Rubio has subjected himself to interviews with news outlets that are probably quite skeptical of Republicans in general, let alone a candidate as unapologetically hawkish as himself.

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  18. Professor's Outrage at Son's 'Terror-Based' Sex Education Goes ViralRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    "I'm incredibly glad this happened because it is causing a useful national movement of parents planning to audit what is REALLY being taught to their kids," said Professor Alice Dreger. When Alice Dreger, accomplished author and professor of medical humanities and bioethics at Northwestern University, attended her 9th-grade son's "abstinence-based" sex education class, she was so shocked by the presenters' baseless claims that she took to social media to live-tweet her outrage.

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  19. Straight men, gays clash in HWTRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    People were sent scampering at a plaza in Half-Way Tree, St Andrew, on Wednesday when a vicious brawl broke out between several homosexual males and a group of other men. Information reaching THE WEEKEND STAR is that shortly after midday, shoppers, storeowners and bystanders had to run for cover after the altercation began in a wholesale establishment where unsuspecting shoppers were conducting business.

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  20. Watch anti-gay auto shop owner tell city leaders he won't seek business licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Brian Klawiter, who is under fire for a Facebook post that stated his auto repair shop will not service gay customers vehicles , told city leaders that "as a business owner, any demand for my money that has not been earned is an immediate point of contention." The "troubling concern" for Klawiter is a city licensing ordinance that grants Grandville authorities the right to inspect the business.

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