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The Worst States For Kids Of Gay Parents

The Worst States For Kids Of Gay Parents | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Justice Anthony Kennedy invoked the children of gay parents this week during the Supreme Court hearing on Proposition 8, California's gay marriage ban. "They want their parents to have full recognition and legal status," he said.
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Juilliard piano teacher stirs global storm with gay marriage tweets

Juilliard piano teacher stirs global storm with gay marriage tweets | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
What began as a spat with her local coffee shop has erupted into a viral war that is raging across the opera and piano playing communities. Leesa Dahl, a piano teacher at Aspen and Juilliard* (see ...
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Judge weighing dismissal of Uganda gay rights suit

Judge weighing dismissal of Uganda gay rights suit | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — For Pepe Onziema, a transgender gay rights activist from Uganda, Monday's federal court hearing in Springfield was a chance to face the man he later called the devil.
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Starbucks CEO Serves A Grande Cup Of 'Shut The Hell Up' To Anti-Gay-Marriage Activists

Starbucks CEO Serves A Grande Cup Of 'Shut The Hell Up' To Anti-Gay-Marriage Activists | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Did you spill coffee in your lap? Because you — just — got — burned.
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Meet The Tattooed Hero Who Stood Up For A Stranger Who Was Bullied For Being Gay

Meet The Tattooed Hero Who Stood Up For A Stranger Who Was Bullied For Being Gay | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
When good Southern manners triumph over gross, scary hate crimes.
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Is Gay Marriage a 'Profoundly Unconservative Thing?' See - The Blaze

Is Gay Marriage a 'Profoundly Unconservative Thing?' See - The Blaze | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
With the Supreme Court set to hear arguments this week over both California's Proposition 8 (which defines marriage as between a man and a woman) and Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (which bans the federal ...
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Karl Rove To ABC: ‘I Could’ Imagine The 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Backing Gay Marriage | Mediaite

Karl Rove To ABC: ‘I Could’ Imagine The 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Backing Gay Marriage | Mediaite | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Republican strategist Karl Rove told George Stephanopoulos on ABC's This Week that he thinks Republican presidential candidates in 2016 could be supporters of marriage equality.
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Gay conversion: A myth we must legislate away - Philadelphia Inquirer

Gay conversion: A myth we must legislate away - Philadelphia Inquirer | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Gay conversion: A myth we must legislate away
Philadelphia Inquirer
Successful techniques to transform gays into straights are like Saddam's weapons of mass destruction; they don't exist but can still cause a lot of damage.
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Here's Audio of Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant: LISTEN| News ...

Here's Audio of Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant: LISTEN| News ... | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
It starts at 4:37. 2_shocked Says Shocked: "So it's not too late. You can jump into this Jesus gang anytime you want. But, um, I was in a prayer meeting yesterday, and you've gotta appreciate how scared, how scared folks on ...
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New California public school reading list includes LGBT-friendly books - Long Beach Press-Telegram

New California public school reading list includes LGBT-friendly books - Long Beach Press-Telegram | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
New California public school reading list includes LGBT-friendly books
Long Beach Press-Telegram
"We have titles in the list for the LGBT community for multiple recommended grade levels," said Roxane Fidler, the CDE's education programs consultant.
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Commons approves transgender rights bill - Canada - CBC News

Commons approves transgender rights bill - Canada - CBC News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A bill that would make it illegal to discriminate against transgender Canadians was approved by the House of Commons today.
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Highlighting 'vague' law, Santa Fe mayor encourages gay marriage - NBCNews.com (blog)

Highlighting 'vague' law, Santa Fe mayor encourages gay marriage - NBCNews.com (blog) | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
International Business Times Highlighting 'vague' law, Santa Fe mayor encourages gay marriage NBCNews.com (blog) Though the resolution does not carry legal weight, Zamora, who has a gay brother, said they wanted to send a message to the Supreme...
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Hillary Clinton, Portman and gay marriage: What took her so long ...

Hillary Clinton, Portman and gay marriage: What took her so long ... | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
I'm sorry, did I miss something? Is Hillary Clinton, the Democrats' presumptive 2016 presidential nominee, just now coming out now in support of gay marriage? How weird. How is it possible that Sen. Rob Portman, a ...
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Why Marriage Equality Opponents Who ‘Love’ Gays Are Still Bigoted

Why Marriage Equality Opponents Who ‘Love’ Gays Are Still Bigoted | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Conservatives have long claimed that they’re somehow the victim of persecution when they’re called bigots for opposing same-sex marriage, like when Sen.
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Why gay bishops have to lie

Why gay bishops have to lie | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Giles Fraser: Sex between partners is a precious truth, but the Church of England's absurd rule makes dishonesty moral
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Hollywood rejected Liberace film for being 'too gay' - The Guardian

Hollywood rejected Liberace film for being 'too gay' - The Guardian | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The Guardian Hollywood rejected Liberace film for being 'too gay' The Guardian Hollywood studios refused to finance Steven Soderbergh's forthcoming HBO biopic of the flamboyant entertainer Liberace because it was "too gay", the Oscar-winning...
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Thirteen Offensive Things Justice Scalia’s Compared To Homosexuality

Thirteen Offensive Things Justice Scalia’s Compared To Homosexuality | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, the Supreme Court will hear the first of two cases which could end discrimination against same-sex couples and ensure that all Americans can marry the person they love.
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Trans teacher believed to have killed herself 'had told of press harassment'

Trans teacher believed to have killed herself 'had told of press harassment' | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Campaigners plan vigil outside Daily Mail over death of primary school teacher Lucy Meadows
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WATCH: The Most Compelling Case For Marriage Equality In Under A Minute

WATCH: The Most Compelling Case For Marriage Equality In Under A Minute | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
California Attorney General Kemala Harris gave an impassioned, pithy defense of marriage equality during an appearance on CNN’s State of the Union Sunday morning in anticipation of the Supreme Court’s hearing on whether California’s Proposition 8,...
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GLAAD adds transgender equality to its mission — MSNBC

GLAAD adds transgender equality to its mission — MSNBC | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
GLAAD has officially committed to making greater equality for transgender men and women a part of its platform. (RT @JamilSmith: Transgender equality will now (formally) be a part of @glaad's mission.
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Gay Jaguars fan petitions team to end 'Kiss Cam'

Gay Jaguars fan petitions team to end 'Kiss Cam' | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The Jaguars unveiled their new logo in February (Photo: AP, Bruce Lipsky) An openly gay Jacksonville Jaguars fan is the latest person to make a public objection to the 'Kiss Cam' gimmick employed at many...
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Here's Audio of Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant: LISTEN |News | Towleroad

Here's Audio of Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant: LISTEN |News | Towleroad | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Here's Audio of Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant: LISTEN -- News |--
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Adopted son of two gay men to Justice Roberts: My family is ...

Adopted son of two gay men to Justice Roberts: My family is ... | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Daniel Martinez-Leffew, the adopted son of two gay dads, wrote to a letter to Chief Justice John Roberts–himself the father of two adopted kids — urging him to embrace marriage equality by striking down the Defense of ...
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House across from Westboro Baptist Church turned into massive tribute to LGBT ... - Raw Story

House across from Westboro Baptist Church turned into massive tribute to LGBT ... - Raw Story | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Op-ed: Why the 'Ex-Gay' Industry Is Going Under - Advocate.com

Op-ed: Why the 'Ex-Gay' Industry Is Going Under - Advocate.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Advocate.com Op-ed: Why the 'Ex-Gay' Industry Is Going Under Advocate.com Second, the “ex-gay” industry took a hit in New Jersey this week, when the state Senate's Health, Human Services, and Senior Citizens Committee voted 7-1 with two...
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