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LGBT Groups Condemn Removal of Openly Gay Scout Leader - TIME

LGBT Groups Condemn Removal of Openly Gay Scout Leader - TIME | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Yahoo News LGBT Groups Condemn Removal of Openly Gay Scout Leader TIME Geoffrey McGrath is thought to be the first openly homosexual adult to be removed from leadership since the Boy Scouts of America voted last year to ban openly gay adults from...
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StartOut LGBT entrepreneurial network hosts second Chicago event - ChicagoPride.com

StartOut LGBT entrepreneurial network hosts second Chicago event - ChicagoPride.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
StartOut LGBT entrepreneurial network hosts second Chicago event
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Chicago, IL — Over the past few years it has become easier for LGBT entrepreneurs to start a new business.
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Dr. Alan Sanders -- Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Northwestern - YouTube

Dr. Alan Sanders is a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern University at Evanston. He is conducting a large-scale study with gay brothe...
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In Italy, gay Catholics feel the 'Francis Effect' - Washington Post

In Italy, gay Catholics feel the 'Francis Effect' - Washington Post | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Washington Post In Italy, gay Catholics feel the 'Francis Effect' Washington Post FLORENCE, Italy — The power of the Catholic Church in Italy has compelled thousands of gay men and lesbians to live in the shadows, and the opposition of bishops...
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Republicans driving LGBT progress?! The Atlantic loses its mind - Salon

Republicans driving LGBT progress?! The Atlantic loses its mind - Salon | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Republicans driving LGBT progress?! The Atlantic loses its mind
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In a recent piece in the Atlantic, reporter Molly Ball largely credits Republicans for the progress in the fight for marriage equality.
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Man Who Raised Money For Organ Donation Dies, Is Rejected As Donor Because He Was Gay

Man Who Raised Money For Organ Donation Dies, Is Rejected As Donor Because He Was Gay | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Just a few months earlier, he had co-hosted a fundraiser for the local organ donation organization.
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Revoke The Tennessee Religious Viewpoints Anti-discrimination Act | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

Revoke The Tennessee Religious Viewpoints Anti-discrimination Act | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
sign this please. It'll help the LGBT kids in Tennessee.
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DOJ trains cops to work with transgender people

DOJ trains cops to work with transgender people | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department launched a program Thursday to train local police departments to better respond to transgender individuals (Justice Department launches police training program to improve response to transgender community: ...
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LGBT Developers Boycott Firefox After Anti-Gay CEO Takes Office - ThinkProgress

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LGBT Developers Boycott Firefox After Anti-Gay CEO Takes Office
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Firefox developers started boycotting Tuesday after the Web browser's parent company Mozilla hired a new CEO with a history of opposing marriage equality.
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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder: Gay marriages legally performed, but state won't ... - MLive.com

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder: Gay marriages legally performed, but state won't ... - MLive.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
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Anti-gay Family Research Council presses Mississippi to pass license-to-discriminate law | Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, News Network

Anti-gay Family Research Council presses Mississippi to pass license-to-discriminate law | Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, News Network | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Anti-gay Family Research Council presses Mississippi to pass license-to-discriminate law | @GLAAD, GLBT News Network http://t.co/KbVVO6T2Zv
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Russia's Largest Gay Club Shuts Down

Russia's Largest Gay Club Shuts Down | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
After enduring months of homophobic attacks, including gunfire and toxic gas, Russia's largest gay nightclub, Central Station, has finally closed its doors for good.
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The Science Of Bisexuality - Popular Science

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The Science Of Bisexuality
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A new feature, published in the New York Times Magazine, follows the efforts of the American Institute of Bisexuality to fund scientific studies on bisexuals.
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Newlywed Lesbian Physically Attacked In Michigan

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Police in Michigan are searching for three men accused of attacking a newlywed lesbian (Newlywed Lesbian Physically Attacked In Michigan http://t.co/R7xl2SEbL8 @ontopmag #glbt #gay)...
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Cops: Sex offender tried to burn gay couple's home - MiamiHerald.com

Cops: Sex offender tried to burn gay couple's home - MiamiHerald.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Miami New Times (blog) Cops: Sex offender tried to burn gay couple's home MiamiHerald.com “Although he did not admit setting the fire, he stated that he despised the two adult victims for the simple fact that they were lesbians,” according to the...
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World's First Lesbian-Only Cemetery Opening In Germany | TIME

World's First Lesbian-Only Cemetery Opening In Germany | TIME | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
So that the 'lesbian community can live together in the afterlife' (A new burial area reserved for lesbians is opening this weekend in Berlin http://t.co/SkCYfr4W2G)...
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Synagogue places decal to welcome LGBT people - Columbus Dispatch

Synagogue places decal to welcome LGBT people - Columbus Dispatch | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Synagogue places decal to welcome LGBT people Columbus Dispatch Rabbi Michael Ungar recently told the Conservative congregation in a newsletter that interpretations of Torah and Jewish Law calling homosexual acts sinful make LGBT people feel...
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US: Florida lesbian couple challenge for right to divorce - PinkNews.co.uk

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US: Florida lesbian couple challenge for right to divorce
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A lesbian couple are attempting to be granted a divorce in Florida, despite the state not recognising same-sex marriage.
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Meet the New York City Pastor Who Wants to Stone Gays

Meet the New York City Pastor Who Wants to Stone Gays | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Move over, Fred Phelps: The East Coast has its own high-profile hatemonger in James David Manning (This is really unbelievable in this day and age.
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Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing The Bullying of LGBT Students In The Name Of ‘Religious Freedom’ - March 25, 2014 - The Gaily Grind

Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing The Bullying of LGBT Students In The Name Of ‘Religious Freedom’ - March 25, 2014 - The Gaily Grind | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Tennessee governor Bill Haslam has just received a bill that allows and encourages anti-gay bullying in the name of “religious freedom.” The Tennessee “Rel (DISGUSTING; Tennessee Passes Bill Allowing The Bullying of LGBT Students In The Name Of ‘Religious...
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Joe Biden comments on LGBT discrimination raise eyebrows - Politico

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Politico Joe Biden comments on LGBT discrimination raise eyebrows Politico Two years after getting ahead of President Barack Obama in saying he supported gay marriage, Biden on Saturday called LGBT workplace discrimination “close to barbaric” and...
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Pat Robertson Compares Gay Relationships To Abortion, Recalls Days When ... - Huffington Post

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What It's Like To Be The Gay Children Of Gay Parents - BuzzFeed

What It's Like To Be The Gay Children Of Gay Parents - BuzzFeed | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
What It's Like To Be The Gay Children Of Gay Parents BuzzFeed We all lived together in a townhouse for a year before my dad came out to 11-year-old me after I made a gay joke one day on the way home from school that he “took personal offense to”...
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Republican Mayor Kevin Faulconer To Co-Chair Gay Marriage Group

Republican Mayor Kevin Faulconer To Co-Chair Gay Marriage Group | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer on Thursday became a chair of Mayors for the Freedom to Marry, a group dedicated to the legalization of gay marriage (Republican Mayor Kevin Faulconer To Co-Chair Gay Marriage Group
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Survey | A Shifting Landscape: A Decade of Change in American Attitudes about Same-Sex Marriage and LGBT Issues

Survey | A Shifting Landscape: A Decade of Change in American Attitudes about Same-Sex Marriage and LGBT Issues | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A major new national survey of more than 4,500 Americans finds that support for allowing gay and lesbian people to legally wed has jumped 21 percentage points over the last decade, from 32 percent in 2003 to 53 percent in 2013, transforming the...
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