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How gays and lesbians are discriminated against in everyday instances throughout their lives.
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Mormon ex-lesbian on how she's happily married to a man as she tries to free ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailMormon ex-lesbian on how she's happily married to a man as she tries to free ...Daily MailLaurie Campbell, 52, who considers her earlier life as a lesbian a sin, hopes to give other Mormons the tools to overcome their homosexual desires...
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Glenn Beck Defends Gay Marriage [VIDEO] - Business Insider

"Let me take the pro-gay marriage people and the religious people — I believe that there is a connecting dot there that nobody is looking at, and that's the Constitution," Beck said during a recent segment of his online talk ...
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Meet The 83-Year-Old Lesbian Taking On The Defense Of Marriage ...

Meet The 83-Year-Old Lesbian Taking On The Defense Of Marriage ... | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Meet 83-year-old Edith Windsor, the widower whose fight against the Defense of Marriage Act is headed to the Supreme Court (Windsor vs. United States).
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McEntee: Website another sign of Mormon evolution on gay issues - Salt Lake Tribune

McEntee: Website another sign of Mormon evolution on gay issues - Salt Lake Tribune | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
The GuardianMcEntee: Website another sign of Mormon evolution on gay issuesSalt Lake TribuneThe voices belong to men and women, gay and straight, who speak on the church's new website — www.mormonsandgays.org — beckoning back gays, lesbians,...
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Why the Supreme Court Will Rule in Favor of Gay Marriage - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

Why the Supreme Court Will Rule in Favor of Gay Marriage - U.S. News & World Report (blog) | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report (blog)Why the Supreme Court Will Rule in Favor of Gay MarriageU.S. News & World Report (blog)The justices read the election returns, or so goes the legal proverb about the Supreme Court.
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Will Churches Be Forced To Conduct Gay Weddings? - Slate Magazine

Will Churches Be Forced To Conduct Gay Weddings? - Slate Magazine | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Slate MagazineWill Churches Be Forced To Conduct Gay Weddings?Slate MagazineLast June, Denmark's parliament passed a law requiring churches to conduct gay marriage ceremonies.
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With New Vote, Uruguay a Step Away from Legalizing Gay Marriage - Fox News

With New Vote, Uruguay a Step Away from Legalizing Gay Marriage - Fox News | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
FRANCE 24With New Vote, Uruguay a Step Away from Legalizing Gay MarriageFox NewsMontevideo – Lawmakers in taboo-breaking Uruguay voted to legalize gay marriage early Wednesday, approving a single law for both heterosexuals and homosexuals that regulates...
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A Gay Dad's Dilemma: How Do I Out Santa Claus to My Kids? - Huffington Post (blog)

A Gay Dad's Dilemma: How Do I Out Santa Claus to My Kids? - Huffington Post (blog) | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
A Gay Dad's Dilemma: How Do I Out Santa Claus to My Kids?Huffington Post (blog)Do I bring it up first? Or do I drop hints and let them bring it up when they start to figure it out? I employed the latter with my coming out to my parents.
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Glenn Beck Talks Gay Marriage: 'I Don't Care What You Do' - Huffington Post

New Yorker (blog)Glenn Beck Talks Gay Marriage: 'I Don't Care What You Do'Huffington PostAnne Hathaway, who's been outspoken about her support for her gay brother,
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The Government locks prejudice and discrimination into the Church ...

The Government locks prejudice and discrimination into the Church ... | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
The good news contained in yesterday's announcement of the Government's plan for equal marriage – that lesbian and gay couples will be able to get married, in both civil and religious ceremonies – was overshadowed by ...
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Uruguay's Gay Marriage Law Approved By Lower House - Huffington Post

FRANCE 24Uruguay's Gay Marriage Law Approved By Lower HouseHuffington PostMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay -- Lawmakers in taboo-breaking Uruguay voted to legalize gay marriage late Tuesday night, approving a single law governing marriage for heterosexuals and...
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Gay Marriage Fight Intensifies in Britain and France - NYTimes.com

Gay Marriage Fight Intensifies in Britain and France - NYTimes.com | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
As the Conservative-led government of David Cameron proposes a compromise that leaves both sides cold, France's ruling Socialists throw their weight behind a march this weekend in Paris in support of same-sex marriage ...
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Ban calls for end to violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay ...

Ban calls for end to violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay ... | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
In December 2011, OHCHR published the first official UN report on violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. The report documented widespread human rights abuses.
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'Glee' and the 'lesbian blogger community': Meta comedy, character failure or ... - Zap2it.com (blog)

Zap2it.com (blog)'Glee' and the 'lesbian blogger community': Meta comedy, character failure or ...Zap2it.com (blog)Brittany's (Heather Morris) mention of the "lesbian blogger community" in last week's "Swan Song" episode may have been one of those...
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Man charged with killing daughter's lesbian lover, mother - WBRC

Man charged with killing daughter's lesbian lover, motherWBRCJose Alfonso Aviles was accused of murdering his daughter's lesbian lover, 24-year-old Norma Hurtado, and her 57-year-old mother, Maria Hurtado.
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Public attitudes on the gay marriage debate are divided along party ...

Public attitudes on the gay marriage debate are divided along party ... | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Many Conservative MPs oppose the gay marriage reform outright – on religious or moral grounds – or, or on pragmatic grounds, do not regard it as a pressing issue for their constituents or the wider public at a time when ...
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UC Hastings Law School Names Married Lesbian Veteran as New Dean - SheWired

UC Hastings Law School Names Married Lesbian Veteran as New DeanSheWiredThe University of California Hastings College of the Law last week announced the appointment of Elizabeth L. Hillman as the school's new academic dean.
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Missing Atlanta lesbian committed suicide - Project Q Atlanta

Missing Atlanta lesbian committed suicide - Project Q Atlanta | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Project Q AtlantaMissing Atlanta lesbian committed suicideProject Q AtlantaA metro Atlanta lesbian found dead in her sport utility vehicle after missing for nearly three weeks committed suicide, though police won't offer other details about a case...
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12 Gay Book Characters Turned Straight for the Movie Version ...

12 Gay Book Characters Turned Straight for the Movie Version ... | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Adapted screenplays may follow books very closely, or may be completely different. When characters are gay or lesbian – or have had some significant same-sex experiences – screenwriters sometimes sidestep those facets ...
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Anti-Gay Hate Crime Stats Don't Budge - Business Insider

Anti-Gay Hate Crime Stats Don't Budge - Business Insider | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
While the number of hate crimes in America is going down, hate crimes against gays are not, according to the FBI's Hate Crime Report. In fact, the number of anti-gay crimes rose to 1,256 in 2011 from 1,206 in 1996.
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Lesbian ready to fight for Ga. hate crimes law - Project Q Atlanta

Lesbian ready to fight for Ga. hate crimes law - Project Q Atlanta | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
Project Q AtlantaLesbian ready to fight for Ga. hate crimes lawProject Q AtlantaA lesbian backbencher isn't quietly preparing for her first full term in the Georgia House. Instead, state Rep.
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Lesbian Wife Denied Membership to Military Spouses Group - Advocate.com

Advocate.comLesbian Wife Denied Membership to Military Spouses GroupAdvocate.comA military spouses group at Fort Bragg in North Carolina denied membership to the wife of a female Army lieutenant colonel, and provided a possibly false reason for...
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huColbert Slams Ex-Gay Therapy Ban (VIDEO)

huColbert Slams Ex-Gay Therapy Ban (VIDEO) | Discrimination against Gays and Lesbians | Scoop.it
On last night's "Colbert Report," Stephen put aside his Senate hopes and instead focused on something else truly affecting the fabric of our country: California's new law that bans anti-gay therapy. As long as the Marcus ...
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swahilivilla: Lesbian NYPD cop who was photographed with Obama ...

It is thought that she killed herself in the bedroom of her two-storey home after a fight with her lesbian lover Melissa McCoy, a retired NYPD detective. Moses had served in the NYPD's ceremonial unit and became a ...
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NE Lesbian Convicted Of Faking Her Own Hate-Crime Attack / Queerty

Lincoln, Nebraska, woman who claimed three men broke into her home and carved anti-gay slurs into her body, has been convicted of faking the attack. Charlie Rogers, 34, pleaded no contest to filing a false police report but ...
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