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Obamacare and LGBT Health - AIDS.gov blog

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Throughout the administration, we operate on the fundamental belief that every American deserves equal opportunity, equal protection, and equal rights under the law. That's why the Affordable Care Act is so important for ...
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In US gay marriage cases, children emerge in the limelight - Reuters

In US gay marriage cases, children emerge in the limelight - Reuters | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Reuters In US gay marriage cases, children emerge in the limelight Reuters As recently as 2006, when New York and Washington state high courts upheld bans on same-sex marriage, they sided with states that said having gay parents could hurt...
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Gay Men & the Presidents Who Loved Them - Daily Beast

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Gay Men & the Presidents Who Loved Them
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American presidents have long had gay friends and advisers, many of whom have occupied positions not so stereotypically swish as White House decorator.
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Why Being A Lesbian Helps Me To Understand Straight Parents In A Unique Way - Huffington Post

Why Being A Lesbian Helps Me To Understand Straight Parents In A Unique Way - Huffington Post | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Why Being A Lesbian Helps Me To Understand Straight Parents In A Unique Way
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When I first started coaching expecting couples and new parents, I worried that me being gay would be an obstacle for heterosexual clients.
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USDA and NCLR Launch LGBT Rural Pride Campaign - Rainbow Times

USDA and NCLR Launch LGBT Rural Pride Campaign - Rainbow Times | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
USDA and NCLR Launch LGBT Rural Pride Campaign
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WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, the U.S.
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RELEASE: New Report Recommends Federal Action to Address Pervasive ... - Center For American Progress

RELEASE: New Report Recommends Federal Action to Address Pervasive ...
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New GLBT History Museum exhibit commemorates the 30th anniversary of the first bisexual political rally

New GLBT History Museum exhibit commemorates the 30th anniversary of the first bisexual political rally | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO – A new multimedia exhibit opening May 29 at the GLBT History Museum tells the story of San Francisco Bay Area’s bisexual activism that since the 1970s has been grounded in the politics of visibility, accountability, and vitality.
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The rise of toxic terminology: Losing anti-LGBT movement turns to corrosive labeling

The rise of toxic terminology: Losing anti-LGBT movement turns to corrosive labeling | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Far too many of the top anti-LGBT voices seem to be okay with (or even eager to) persuade our fellow citizens that we, a long-denied and discriminated against population that truly wants nothing more than our rightful place at the table, are a...
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This Group Reports Being Victim to Rape More Frequently Than Straight Women - TakePart

This Group Reports Being Victim to Rape More Frequently Than Straight Women - TakePart | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
TakePart This Group Reports Being Victim to Rape More Frequently Than Straight Women TakePart Rape is already one of the most under-reported crimes, said Taylor, and the LGBT community is a drastically under-studied population, so accurate rape...
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Dispatches: Russian Police Crash LGBT Film Viewing | Human Rights Watch

Dispatches: Russian Police Crash LGBT Film Viewing | Human Rights Watch | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Few LGBT events in Russia these days happen without violent interruptions. Almost all public demonstrations in support of human rights of LGBT people last year were shut down by anti-gay protesters and police.
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For LGBT seniors, affordable housing is scarce and often unwelcoming

For LGBT seniors, affordable housing is scarce and often unwelcoming | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The walls of Alice Herman's home are covered in photographs.
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Homophobia in Uganda

Homophobia in Uganda | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera lives under constant fear of death. Like many other Ugandan homosexuals, she is being threatened and harassed because of her sexual orientation.
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Houston mayor announces her support for a transgender inclusive human rights ordinance

Houston mayor announces her support for a transgender inclusive human rights ordinance | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Houston is the last large city in Texas without a city-wide ordinance protecting its LGBT citizens from discrimination. Mayor Parker announced in her state of the city address, she intended to chan...
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Lesbian penguins form a pair at Irish aquarium - So So Gay

Lesbian penguins form a pair at Irish aquarium - So So Gay | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Lesbian penguins form a pair at Irish aquarium
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Defying religious zealots who say homosexuality is unnatural and restricted only to deviant humans, a couple of penguins at an aquarium in Kerry, Ireland, have formed a pair.
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Leading By Example: President Obama's Latest Action to Ensure LGBT ... - PoliticusUSA

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Biden: Gay Rights Take Precedence Over Culture - ABC News

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Biden: Gay Rights Take Precedence Over Culture ABC News Seeking to mobilize a global front against anti-gay violence and discrimination, Vice President Joe Biden declared Tuesday that protecting gay rights is a defining mark of a civilized nation...
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Lesbian, gay and bisexual people 'more likely to take drugs' - Lancashire Telegraph

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Lesbian, gay and bisexual people 'more likely to take drugs'
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A STUDY by Lancashire academics has found gay, lesbian and bi-sexual people are up to seven times more likely to take illegal drugs.
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LGBT religious inclusion sparks questions for seminarians - Windy City Times

LGBT religious inclusion sparks questions for seminarians - Windy City Times | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Windy City Times LGBT religious inclusion sparks questions for seminarians Windy City Times A room of more than 100 gathered for the annual Gilberto Castaneda Lecture, an event organizers say intends to inspire reflection about LGBTQ inclusion and...
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Molecule Found In Soy Sauce Could Help Treat HIV Patients

Molecule Found In Soy Sauce Could Help Treat HIV Patients | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A molecule related to flavor enhancers found in soy sauce is being studied as a possible treatment for HIV patients (Molecule Found In Soy Sauce Could Help Treat HIV Patients http://t.co/Hxo8BMzvYA...
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''Back to the Grassroots'': Building a Movement for Sexual and Economic Rights - Truth-Out

''Back to the Grassroots'': Building a Movement for Sexual and Economic Rights - Truth-Out | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
''Back to the Grassroots'': Building a Movement for Sexual and Economic Rights Truth-Out Anne Lim is from Quezon City, Philippines, where she serves as Executive Director of GALANG, a lesbian-led organization that works with urban poor LBTs...
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Studies Show Bisexuality Is a Real Thing - PQ Monthly

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Studies Show Bisexuality Is a Real Thing
PQ Monthly
While that headline might not be the most shocking revelation, especially to bisexuals, turns out there have been relatively few studies of bisexuality.
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Black LGBT seniors struggle with double discrimination - San Diego Gay & Lesbian News

Black LGBT seniors struggle with double discrimination - San Diego Gay & Lesbian News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Black LGBT seniors struggle with double discrimination
San Diego Gay & Lesbian News
SAN FRANCISCO--In San Francisco African American seniors who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) often face double jeopardy in terms of discrimination.
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Column: A “Q” is essential - The Maneater

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Column: A “Q” is essential
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I remember having a conversation with my then-editor about which acronym we should use in my columns — LGBT or LGBTQ. At the time, I had no particular preference.
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Teen's Response To Being Told She Can't Bring Trans Boyfriend To Prom Is Perfect

Teen's Response To Being Told She Can't Bring Trans Boyfriend To Prom Is Perfect | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Anais Celini won't let her school's decision to not let her transgender boyfriend attend prom ruin their special night.
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Why I’m an out, bisexual dad

Why I’m an out, bisexual dad | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
For years, my wife and I kept it secret.
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Lesbians' baby baptized by Catholic Church in Argentina - CNN

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(CNN) -- Umma Azul, whose godmother is the county's President, on Saturday became the first child of a lesbian couple to be baptized by the Catholic Church in Argentina.
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