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'Ex-gay' movement targets Va. universities, demands 'conversion' option be ... - Washington Post (blog)

'Ex-gay' movement targets Va. universities, demands 'conversion' option be ... - Washington Post (blog) | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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Transgender rights bill leaves campus divided - The Daily Cougar

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Transgender rights bill leaves campus divided
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Viewing the world from the lens of a transgender man or woman paints a much different picture than most ever see, though.
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Anti-gay marriage sentiment fading - Washington Post (blog)

Anti-gay marriage sentiment fading - Washington Post (blog) | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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Anti-gay marriage sentiment fading
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The strident anti-gay marriage and anti-gay rights forces on the right, having lost their grip on public opinion, now can't convince fellow Republicans of their views.
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Obama Asks First Openly Gay Episcopal Bishop To Lead Prayer At Easter Breakfast

Obama Asks First Openly Gay Episcopal Bishop To Lead Prayer At Easter Breakfast | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
At the close of the White House's Easter Prayer Breakfast on Monday, President Barack Obama unexpectedly turned the floor over to Gene Robinson, the first openly gay Episcopal bishop.
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Exploring Queer Black Male Identity

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“"THE TENTH" is a groundbreaking new zine from a group of Brooklyn-based artists that explores the intersections of queerness, blackness and male identity. With the first volume slated for release on April 10, the project aims to embody a...”
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Colorado's Masterpiece Cakeshop At Center Of Gay Rights Battle - Huffington Post

Colorado's Masterpiece Cakeshop At Center Of Gay Rights Battle - Huffington Post | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“Washington Post Colorado's Masterpiece Cakeshop At Center Of Gay Rights Battle Huffington Post In this March 10, 2014 photo, Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips decorates a cake inside his store, in Lakewood, Colo.”
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Coming Out as Queer and Undocumented (VIDEO) - Huffington Post

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Coming Out as Queer and Undocumented (VIDEO)
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I'm From Driftwood is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit archive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer stories. New stories are posted on the site every week.
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Palm Center study calls for lifting of ban on transgender military ...

Palm Center study calls for lifting of ban on transgender military ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Although Don't Ask, Don't Tell was repealed in 2010, transgender people have remained banned from the military on the basis of the Department of Defense medical regulation DODI 6130.03 which considers any type of ...
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Senate confirms first openly lesbian federal judge in Michigan - MSNBC

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Senate confirms first openly lesbian federal judge in Michigan
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Michigan got its first openly lesbian federal judge last week, when the Senate confirmed Judith Levy to preside over the Eastern District of Michigan.
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Survey: Tolerance for gays, lesbians rises rapidly - USA TODAY

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WASHINGTON — Americans' attitudes toward the lives and choices of gays and lesbians have changed radically since Massachusetts first legalized same-sex marriage a decade ago.
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Va. policy opens doors for transgender student-athletes, but does it go far ... - PBS NewsHour

Va. policy opens doors for transgender student-athletes, but does it go far ... - PBS NewsHour | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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GLBTIQ (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, & Queer) Definitions

GLBTIQ (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, & Queer) Definitions | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Ally/Advocate: anyone, regardless of sexual orientation, whose attitude and behavior is anti-heterosexist and who works toward combating homophobia and heterosexism, both on a personal and...
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For Books' Sake talks to: Janet Mock - a For Books' Sake interview

For Books' Sake talks to: Janet Mock - a For Books' Sake interview | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
A For Books' Sake Interview with Janet Mock, author of the groundbreaking memoir Redefining Realness. (We talked to the AMAZING @janetmock about love, success & queer theory.
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WATCH: Brazilian TV Airs First Gay Kiss On Popular Soap “Amor à Vida”

http://youtu.be/SWjzozfnamA Seven years after American soap As The World Turns featured television's first open mouth kiss between two gay men (17 years after the first televised lesbian kiss), Brazil has followed suit.
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Proudly Representing the 'B' in LGBT: Let's Hear it For Bisexuals - EDGEOnTheNet

Proudly Representing the 'B' in LGBT: Let's Hear it For Bisexuals - EDGEOnTheNet | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Proudly Representing the 'B' in LGBT: Let's Hear it For Bisexuals EDGEOnTheNet Known for her roles on "ER" and appearing in many films, Bello, who has a son with her ex-boyfriend, recently came out as bisexual as she settled into a relationship...
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Jared Leto Doesn't Mind Being Called Queer, Slams the South as Oppressive

Jared Leto Doesn't Mind Being Called Queer, Slams the South as Oppressive | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Jared Leto is once again proving how friggin' cool he is. In the new issue of FourTwoNine magazin...
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Michigan Sued For Treating Gay Couples Like 'Second-Class Citizens'

Michigan Sued For Treating Gay Couples Like 'Second-Class Citizens' | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
The ACLU of Michigan sued the Michigan government and Gov. Rick Snyder (R) Monday to win legal protections for those who were wed last month in the state's first same-sex marriages.

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Mom's Response To Learning Her Son Is Transgender Will Take Your Breath Away

Mom's Response To Learning Her Son Is Transgender Will Take Your Breath Away | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
“When Jodi Gholson Oliver announced her son is transgender, she didn't just announce it. She celebrated. On March 27, Oliver, a hairstylist living in Las Vegas, posted a photo of a white stork delivering a blue bundle with the words "It's a B...”
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First openly lesbian federal judge in Michigan takes oath - LGBTQ Nation

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DETROIT — The first openly lesbian federal judge in the U.S. 6th Circuit was sworn in Tuesday by Chief Judge Gerald Rosen of the U.S.
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Judge strikes down Michigan's ban on gay marriage - USA TODAY

Judge strikes down Michigan's ban on gay marriage - USA TODAY | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
MSNBC Judge strikes down Michigan's ban on gay marriage USA TODAY DETROIT — In a historic ruling that provided a huge morale boost to the gay-rights movement, a federal judge Friday struck down Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage, making it the...
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CDC Genetically Confirms First Case Of Lesbian HIV Transmission ...

CDC Genetically Confirms First Case Of Lesbian HIV Transmission ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first genetically confirmed case of HIV transmission between two women. The women — a monogamous, mixed-HIV-status, Houston couple in their ...
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Survey: Majority of Americans now support gay marriage - Chicago Tribune

Survey: Majority of Americans now support gay marriage - Chicago Tribune | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
Survey: Majority of Americans now support gay marriage Chicago Tribune Support for gay marriage has surged in the United States in the decade since it first became legal in Massachusetts, with just over half of Americans now supporting the idea,...
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AZ Gov Jan Brewer Vetoes Anti-Gay Bill

Arizona governor Jan Brewer vetoes the anti-gay bill SB 1062 http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-79451554/ --On the Bonus Show: Facial hair tr...
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The social network made for you (http://t.co/FHvhgEzjHi
Be proud and share your life with the new gay & lesbian social network!
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Missouri football player Michael Sam says he is gay, aims to be first publicly ... - New York Daily News

Missouri football player Michael Sam says he is gay, aims to be first publicly ... - New York Daily News | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
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A college football star, poised to become an early NFL draft pick in May, announced Sunday that he's gay and proud of it.
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A (Short) Primer on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and ...

A (Short) Primer on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and ... | GLBTAdvocacy | Scoop.it
The legal climate for LGBTQ rights is now the most fervent and dynamic in recent years. The latest case to garner media attention involves the unfair exclusion of a gay juror in an anti-trust case regarding the pricing of an HIV ...
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