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15-Year-Old Bypasses The Awkward Teen Phase And Skips Straight To Genius

15-Year-Old Bypasses The Awkward Teen Phase And Skips Straight To Genius | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
How can this kid possibly be just 15?
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The Ultimate Anti-Gay Marriage Ad

A couple confronts the horrific consequences of same-sex marriage. Starring: Dixie Perkinson, David Storch, and Lainee Rhodes. Director: Matthew Scott Hunter...
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WATCH: Waymon Hudson Takes On The 'Gays Are A Threat To Children' Argument

The latest episode of Critical Thinking Hosted by Waymon Hudson focuses on the anti-gay myth that has been blocking LGBT equality progress for decades: the vicious and debunked "Save Our Children" argument that gays are somehow dangerous to children.
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Fraternity Raises Funds for Brother's Transgender Surgery

Fraternity Raises Funds for Brother's Transgender Surgery | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
When Donnie Collins's insurance company wouldn't chip in to help his transition, his brothers stepped up.
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75+ Prominent Republicans Sign Brief Urging Supreme Court to ...

75+ Prominent Republicans Sign Brief Urging Supreme Court to ... | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Finally, although we may personally disagree with much of what the conservative Republicans stand for, let's not berate them (including Mehlman) for coming "too late" to a pro-gay rights viewpoint on these important issues.
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Republicans Sign Legal Brief Saying Gay Marriage Is A Constitutional Right - Huffington Post

Republicans Sign Legal Brief Saying Gay Marriage Is A Constitutional Right - Huffington Post | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Republicans Sign Legal Brief Saying Gay Marriage Is A Constitutional Right
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WASHINGTON — Dozens of prominent Republicans — including top advisers to former President George W.
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LGBT Humans Rights Watch director speaks on global human rights issues - SU The Daily Orange (subscription)

LGBT Humans Rights Watch director speaks on global human rights issues - SU The Daily Orange (subscription) | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
LGBT Humans Rights Watch director speaks on global human rights issues SU The Daily Orange (subscription) Reid talked about the problems surrounding LGBT rights and perceptions in many different countries, including his native country of South...
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Cardinal O'Brien gay sex scandal: this was a hit job that succeeded beyond the ... - Telegraph.co.uk (blog)

Cardinal O'Brien gay sex scandal: this was a hit job that succeeded beyond the ... - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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The Cardinal Keith O'Brien Downfall video had been ready to run for ages.
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Thugs break commuter's chin in Mumbai homophobic mugging

Thugs break commuter's chin in Mumbai homophobic mugging | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Thugs at a railway station in Mumbai try to blackmail mugging victim by threatening to tell his parents that he is gay
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Three Gay Murders Highlight Online Hook-Up Risks

Three Gay Murders Highlight Online Hook-Up Risks | LGBT Times | Scoop.it

In the wake of three murders of middle-aged gay men in separate incidents just two weeks apart, elected officials and anti-violence advocates are warning the community about the dangers of online hook-ups.

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Reparative therapy: ‘It is shocking that we are still shocking people!’

Reparative therapy: ‘It is shocking that we are still shocking people!’ | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Forty years ago, in 1973, the American Psychiatric Association announced that homosexuality was not a mental illness.
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LinkedIn: Restore the Largest LGBT Group and the Account of Dennis Velco - The Petition Site

This is important because Visiblity can lead to Awarness and that can lead to Equality. Over 18,000 depend on this group, many in countries where they may be put into prison or worse for simply who they are. They are very brave for joining us on LinkedIn and this group must be there for them, and every member.

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LGBT people encouraged to adopt

LGBT people encouraged to adopt | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual people are encouraged to consider adopting or fostering children in Cornwall.
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Senate confirms first openly gay Asian-American to federal bench

Senate confirms first openly gay Asian-American to federal bench | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Chen takes seat on N.Y. federal district court
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STUDY: Closet Gay Soldiers Face Experience More Health Problems

STUDY: Closet Gay Soldiers Face Experience More Health Problems | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A new study from the University of Montana found that gay soldiers who continue to remain closeted while serving are much more vulnerable to mental health challenges, including depression, anxiety disorders, drug use, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder...
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HIV Infection Is Most Concentrated In The South, Where Students Don't Learn About It In School | ThinkProgress

HIV Infection Is Most Concentrated In The South, Where Students Don't Learn About It In School | ThinkProgress | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The CDC’s most recent HIV Surveillance Report contains the first-ever comprehensive data set allowing researchers to map HIV infections across the entire country.
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American Christian Legal Group Exports Anti-LGBT Agenda To Brazil - BuzzFeed

American Christian Legal Group Exports Anti-LGBT Agenda To Brazil - BuzzFeed | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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The ACLJ already has offices in countries where the climate is hostile to LGBT rights, such as Russia, Kenya, and Zimbabwe.
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Russia's Foreign Minister Defends Anti-Gay Bill - ABC News

Russia's Foreign Minister Defends Anti-Gay Bill - ABC News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
ABC News Russia's Foreign Minister Defends Anti-Gay Bill ABC News 25 voted to support a bill that makes public events and dissemination of information about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community to minors punishable by fines of up to...
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Special-Ed teacher is WRONG; GLBT teens DO have a purpose ...

Special-Ed teacher is WRONG; GLBT teens DO have a purpose ... | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
proclaiming God's identity & wholeness (by Shawn)
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Judge Refuses to Toss Gay Calif. Veteran's Lawsuit - ABC News

Judge Refuses to Toss Gay Calif. Veteran's Lawsuit - ABC News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Judge Refuses to Toss Gay Calif. Veteran's Lawsuit
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Judge Refuses to Toss Gay Calif. Veteran's Lawsuit. LOS ANGELES February 26, 2013 (AP).
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Liberty Counsel To Gay Teens: You're Depressed Because You're Sinners | ThinkProgress

Liberty Counsel To Gay Teens: You're Depressed Because You're Sinners | ThinkProgress | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The Liberty Counsel’s Matt Barber has penned a letter to gay teens — which he condescendingly qualifies as “gay” teens — that confirms the clear animus he and his fellow conservatives have for LGBT people.
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Abundance - Episode 5 - The Artist Fine Art Finger Painter

Watch as the artist Dennis Velco, a fine art finger painter, begins to paint the initial Pointillism dot layers on top of the underpainting on his painting t...
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AP Says 'Husband' And 'Wife' Not To Be Used For Gay Men, Lesbians

AP Says 'Husband' And 'Wife' Not To Be Used For Gay Men, Lesbians | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The foremost authority on journalistic style and standards has released a memo that appears to set different standards for gay and heterosexual couples.
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So if Homophobia is no longer acceptible to the AP... how about HSC "Heterosexual Superiority Complex" ??

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Homophobia On LinkedIN? Did It Happen?

Homophobia On LinkedIN? Did It Happen? | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The LGBT Professionals group on LinkedIN went down for eleven days, the first time in five years, seemingly for no reason.
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