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Lesbian Married in San Francisco Files for Divorce in Mississippi - NBC Bay Area

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Lesbian Married in San Francisco Files for Divorce in Mississippi
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Lesbian Married in San Francisco Files for Divorce in Mississippi. By Holbrook Mohr. | Friday, Sep 27, 2013 | Updated 1:23 PM PDT.
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(Really Good) Sh*t My Mom Says (About Her Gay Grandson) - Huffington Post

(Really Good) Sh*t My Mom Says (About Her Gay Grandson) - Huffington Post | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
(Really Good) Sh*t My Mom Says (About Her Gay Grandson) Huffington Post My 81-year-old mother has been an advocate for equality for as long as I can remember, so when my son Jason first told me that he's gay, I had absolutely no qualms about how my...
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Is same-sex parenting good for the gay community? - The Guardian

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Is same-sex parenting good for the gay community?
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It was a book about gay fatherhood that reportedly provided fuel for the Thatcher government's section 28 legislation.
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Married Georgia lesbian blocked from adding wife's surname on drivers license - Gay Star News

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Gay Star News Married Georgia lesbian blocked from adding wife's surname on drivers license Gay Star News The US state of Georgia is refusing to allow an out-of-state married lesbian to change her name on her drivers license despite allowing her...
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New report finds LGBT actors face continued discrimination - LGBT Weekly

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PinkNews.co.uk New report finds LGBT actors face continued discrimination LGBT Weekly LOS ANGELES — Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) actors face continued discrimination, even as workplace opportunities and conditions improve,...
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LGBT Minnesotans fueling 'unprecedented boom' in wedding business - Raw Story

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Raw Story LGBT Minnesotans fueling 'unprecedented boom' in wedding business Raw Story According to one local news anchor, LGBT Minnesotans are fueling an “unprecedented boom” in the state's wedding business just two weeks before full legalization...
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10 Ways to Support Your Gay Kid, Whether You Know You Have One or Not - Huffington Post

10 Ways to Support Your Gay Kid, Whether You Know You Have One or Not - Huffington Post | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
10 Ways to Support Your Gay Kid, Whether You Know You Have One or Not Huffington Post If you child has a favorite pair of gay uncles or aunts who live together and love one another, there is no shame in explaining the nature of their relationship...
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Mini-lecture: LGBT in Ancient Egypt (UCL)

To celebrate LGBT History Month, the UCL Petrie Museum created an LGBT History Trail of objects that tell of homosexuality in ancient Egypt. It also consider...
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Church Sign Welcomes Boy Scouts After Gay Ban Is Lifted - Huffington Post

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Church Sign Welcomes Boy Scouts After Gay Ban Is Lifted
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When the Boy Scouts of America made the decision to welcome gay scouts, some religious groups darkly warned of a mass exodus.
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Why OutServe-SLDN Represents the Future of the LGBT Movement -- and What ... - Huffington Post

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Why OutServe-SLDN Represents the Future of the LGBT Movement -- and What ...
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Gay Love Story: William Campbell And John Hilton Describe 54-Year-Long ... - Huffington Post

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This is what 54 years of love looks like.
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Sen. Leahy scolds his colleagues for killing LGBT equality in immigration reform - Raw Story

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Sen. Leahy scolds his colleagues for killing LGBT equality in immigration reform Raw Story Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-VT) on Monday again chided his fellow lawmakers for killing an anti-discrimination amendment to...
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Anti-Violence Group Believes LGBT Community Being Targeted - Fox 28

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COLUMBUS (Tara Morgan) -- An anti-violence group sent out an email alert warning about a series of attacks on the LGBT community.
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United Nations LGBT Meeting Issues 'In Your Face Russia' Declaration

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The UN held its highest level meeting ever to discuss LGBT discrimination yesterday, and agreed to a issue a joint declaration Russia may find insulting.
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Vatican reportedly threatens to retaliate after gay couples kiss inside ... - New York Daily News

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This artist sealed his fate with several kisses.
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With DOMA gone, binational gay couple in Providence wins green card petition - The Providence Journal

With DOMA gone, binational gay couple in Providence wins green card petition - The Providence Journal | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Davor Èakariæ, left, and Alan Alberto with their dog Max outside their Providence apartment.
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Gay Marriage Likely in New Jersey and Virginia, Not in Mississippi - The Atlantic Wire

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Gay marriage cases are proceeding slowly but surely in the wake of the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act in July.
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Ohio Couple Sues for Marriage Recognition

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A gay couple who were recently married in Maryland have filed a lawsuit to force Ohio to recognize their legal marriage, before one of the partners succumbs to ALS.
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Transgender Characters Get a Transformative Moment on Netflix’s ‘Orange Is the New Black’

Transgender Characters Get a Transformative Moment on Netflix’s ‘Orange Is the New Black’ | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Netflix’s new show takes a casting cue from real life.
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And my favorite color has always been orange.

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LGBT Seniors Fear Discrimination from Caregivers - The Life Matters Media Newswire

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The Revolution Will Definitely Be Bisexual

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There's a new book out, and it aims to spark a revolution in bi politics. It's Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution, by Shiri Eisner.
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High school teen comes out as gay during graduation speech - New York Daily News

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High school teen comes out as gay during graduation speech
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A brave Texas high school student used his graduation speech to tell friends and family that he is gay.
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How DOMA harms older LGBT couples | ONE Community

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Sponsored by Freedom to Marry and SAGE (Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders), the panel was held at the National Press Club and moderated by political strategist and CNN commentator Hilary Rosen.
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So Bob Benson Is Definitely Gay, Right? An Investigation - The Atlantic Wire

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So Bob Benson Is Definitely Gay, Right?
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Middle East Gay Pride and LGBT Safety Exist Only in Israel - Algemeiner

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Raw Story Middle East Gay Pride and LGBT Safety Exist Only in Israel Algemeiner “Also addressing the crowd, US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro [said] 'There's no better place to celebrate than in Tel Aviv, the friendliest city in the world to the...
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