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Still Waiting, Still Hopeful!

Still Waiting, Still Hopeful! | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.Supreme Court on Monday put off deciding whether to enter the legal fray over same-sex marriage - at least until Friday when it could agree to hear one of several pending...
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Gay Marriage -- 27 Good Reasons To Support It

Gay Marriage -- 27 Good Reasons To Support It | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Heterosexuals take marriage for granted. Gay Marriage grants all legal, social, economic and emotional rights that comes with the institution of marriage
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Gay is Good: Coming out Improves Mental Health, Say Researchers

Gay is Good: Coming out Improves Mental Health, Say Researchers | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Lesbians, gays and bisexuals who are open about sexuality are less stressed, Canadian study finds.
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Why Gay Men Hate Their Body Image Too

Why Gay Men Hate Their Body Image Too | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Body dysmorphic disorder occurs when people compare themselves to the impossible, Hollywood body standard and believe they are defective -- body image
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We've Come A Long Way Baby! 4 Good Things About Gay Marriage | Personal Success Coaching And Consulting For Professionals

Gay Rights: Evolving From The Right To Exist To the Right To Marriage. Slowly and erringly we evolve towards equality.
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'Gay Cure' Therapy: Illegal In Cali, Immoral Everywhere [EXPERT] | Larry Cappel | YourTango

'Gay Cure' Therapy: Illegal In Cali, Immoral Everywhere [EXPERT] | Larry Cappel | YourTango | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Why you don't have to choose between God and homosexuality.
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Dr. Oz Show Irresponsibly Frames "Ex Gay" Topic | GLAAD

Dr. Oz Show Irresponsibly Frames "Ex Gay" Topic | GLAAD | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Perhaps Dr. Oz hasn't fully unearthed his own internalized homophobia yet. GLAAD, PFLAG and GLSEN all contest his episode on repaitive therapy.
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Gay marriage - The Economist

Gay marriage - The Economist | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
The EconomistGay marriageThe EconomistThat said, in 78 countries—mostly in the Muslim world, Africa and other developing states—gay sex is still a crime, punishable by long prison terms and even death.
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Anxiety & Stress Increase In States That Ban Gay Marriage

Anxiety & Stress Increase In States That Ban Gay Marriage | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Columbia University shows that LGBT people in states that passed defense of marriage laws banning gay marriage, saw increased mental health problems.
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27 Really Good Reasons I Support Gay Marriage [Expert] | Larry Cappel | YourTango

27 Really Good Reasons I Support Gay Marriage [Expert] | Larry Cappel | YourTango | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Why all the fuss about gay marriage? Why does the LGBT community want to be included in this right?
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NDSU program receives grant funding to launch LGBT-affirmative training | INFORUM | Fargo, ND

FARGO – Two new grants will help faculty members in North Dakota State University’s couple and family therapy program share their expertise on providing supportive therapy to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender clients.
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Looking good! Even places as rural as North Dakota are realizing the importance and normalcy of LGBT families.

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Transgender no longer a medical disorder

Transgender no longer a medical disorder | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Editions to the new DSM remove "gender identity disorder" but many underlying assumptions remain unchanged
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Gender identity and sexual orientation are two different things. This decisison by the AMA takes the next step towards accepting the fluidity and variability of gender identity in humans.

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Festive mood as hundreds of same-sex couples get marriage licenses in Washington state

Festive mood as hundreds of same-sex couples get marriage licenses in Washington state | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
SEATTLE — Two by two, dozens of same-sex couples obtained their marriage licenses in Washington state early Thursday, just hours after Gov. Chris Gregoire signed a voter-approved law legalizing gay marriage.
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Reverend Eric Williams and Jannette Berkley-Patton

Reverend Eric Williams and Jannette Berkley-Patton | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it

Today, December 1st is World Aids Day. Reverend Eric Williams tells his co-worker Jannette Berkley-Patton about his first experience with AIDS.

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'Days of our Lives' airs gay 'sex scene' between Will and Sonny - Metro Weekly

'Days of our Lives' airs gay 'sex scene' between Will and Sonny - Metro Weekly | Successful and Gay | Scoop.it
Metro Weekly'Days of our Lives' airs gay 'sex scene' between Will and SonnyMetro WeeklyUPDATE (Wed., Nov. 14, 1:35 pm): Despite President Obama's press conference cutting into the East Coast broadcast, Will and Sonny did have their big moment today.
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