Julianne Moore Joins Lambda Legal’s Campaign for Equality

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A Rant About Rebel Wilson

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Taye Diggs Takes on Role of Hedwig, ‘Experimented with Homosexuality’

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Duggars Stand by Josh as TLC Cancel ’19 Kids’ Reruns

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Top 8 Smaller-City Pride Celebrations to Discover This Summer

Top 8 Smaller-City Pride Celebrations to Discover This Summer

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Building New History: Gay Travel Guru Does D.C.

Building New History: Gay Travel Guru Does D.C.

There is something deliciously sexy about the ideals of democracy and justice. The vision of D.C. as an anchor of opportunity is a bit infectious.…

Not-So-Traditional Summer Vacations: Adriatic Luxury Journeys

Not-So-Traditional Summer Vacations: Adriatic Luxury Journeys

Adventurous families who prefer iconic castles to props at an amusement park will find the authentic experiences they seek with Adriatic Luxury Journeys.…

Spotlight: Queer Youth Tech Camps

Spotlight: Queer Youth Tech Camps

Maven’s tech camps will focus on coding, programming, and game design and are open to any LGBTQ youth ages 14-19 (14-21 for the New York camp).…

A Gay Guide to the Happiest Places on Earth

A Gay Guide to the Happiest Places on Earth

Denmark, Norway and Switzerland have made the United Nations list on the "World Happiness Report." We give you the G-A-Y scoop!…

Top 5 Places to Meet Girls in London

Top 5 Places to Meet Girls in London

Let’s face it: London, like most cities, is super super gay...man. It’s gay man. The lesbians, although plentiful in the city, are a bit harder to find.…

Pride Season in New England: The Biggest, Boldest & Best to Come

Pride Season in New England: The Biggest, Boldest & Best to Come

After a winter for the record books, New England residents are preparing for Pride parades and festivals taking place around the area.…

Stephanie Inn Gets $1.3 Million Guest Room Refresh

Stephanie Inn Gets $1.3 Million Guest Room Refresh

A majority of the room updates centered on interior design, accent features, and bringing a more modern feel to each space.…

Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend Turns 25

Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend Turns 25 Thousands of women from all over the world gathered in Palm Springs over Easter weekend…

Pure Michigan Conference: Industry is Suffering Because Same-Sex Marriage Isn’t Legal

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Flight Attendant Union Calls on Indiana Legislature to Undo Hate Law

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Mario Lopez Named Grand Marshal of Miami Beach Gay Pride

Mario Lopez Named Grand Marshal of Miami Beach Gay Pride Extra's Mario Lopez will preside over the 2015 Miami Beach Gay Pride parade and festival…

Vegas Offerings in 2015: Gay Rodeo, Dinah Vegas, Temptation Sundays

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Over 70 LGBT Journalists Convene in Philly to Discuss Hot Topic Media Issues

Over 70 LGBT Journalists Convene in Philly to Discuss Hot Topic Media Issues Over 70 LGBT journalists from 23 states came together in Philadelphia for the 6th Annual…

Northwest Breweries Team Up with Tulalip Resort Casino for ‘Crafts in the Draft’ Beer Tastings

Northwest Breweries Team Up with Tulalip Resort Casino for ‘Crafts in the Draft’ Beer Tastings Tulalip Resort Casino will be teaming up with four renowned Northwest breweries during their Tuesday…

The Getty Center to Host IGLTA Global Convention Opening Reception

The Getty Center to Host IGLTA Global Convention Opening Reception The Getty Center offers breathtaking views of downtown Los Angeles and the Pacific Ocean –…

Vancouver Celebrates 12 Years of Marriage Equality with Top 12 Reasons to Visit

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Olivia, Gay Days, Curaçao Tourist Board Receive IGLTA Travel Awards

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Family Equality Council Hosts 20th Annual Family Week

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Foo Fighters, Zac Brown Band, Paramore to Headline Gulf Shores’ Hangout Music Festival

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Women’s European Tour French Escapade Turns 10

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A Rummymoon at Sea on the South Caribbean

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Sunrise Beach Wedding Celebrates Marriage Equality in Fort Lauderdale

Sunrise Beach Wedding Celebrates Marriage Equality in Fort Lauderdale The sunrise beach wedding will take place on Fort Lauderdale beach in front of the…

Sonoma to Host Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015

Sonoma to Host Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015 Out in the Vineyard's Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015 is coming and The Seattle Lesbian…

Julianne Moore Joins Lambda Legal’s Campaign for Equality

Julianne Moore Joins Lambda Legal’s Campaign for Equality

Academy Award winner and long-time LGBT rights supporter Julianne Moore pledged her support with $140K remaining in nonprofit’s million dollar match.…

A Rant About Rebel Wilson

A Rant About Rebel Wilson

If a woman like Rebel Wilson has to lie about her age to be valued, what in the hell are the rest of us supposed to do?…

Taye Diggs Takes on Role of Hedwig, ‘Experimented with Homosexuality’

Taye Diggs Takes on Role of Hedwig, ‘Experimented with Homosexuality’

“I went through a stage where I was a drag queen in high school in tenth and eleventh grade, and I experimented with homosexuality, anal play," Diggs said.…

Duggars Stand by Josh as TLC Cancel ’19 Kids’ Reruns

Duggars Stand by Josh as TLC Cancel ’19 Kids’ Reruns

Republican Mike Huckabee also said he was willing to forgive Josh, writing, “good people make mistakes and do regrettable and even disgusting things.”…

Neil Patrick Harris to Narrate ‘And Tango Makes Three’

Neil Patrick Harris to Narrate ‘And Tango Makes Three’

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris will narrate a new edition of the bestselling, groundbreaking children's book 'And Tango Makes Three.'…

Trainwreck Comedy Tour Featuring Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Vanessa Bayer

Trainwreck Comedy Tour Featuring Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Vanessa Bayer

Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Colin Quinn, Mike Birbiglia, Vanessa Bayer, Dave Attell embark on a The Trainwreck Comedy Tour to support local charities.…

PAC-MAN Turns 35, Circles the World in Celebration

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PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, Galaga, Centipede, and Space Invaders star in a new movie with Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Serena Williams, and Josh Gad.…

Wanda Sykes to MC National LGBT 50th Anniversary

Wanda Sykes to MC National LGBT 50th Anniversary

Entertainer and advocate Wanda Sykes will MC the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Ceremony on July 4 at Independence Hall.…

Raven-Symoné: Love Miley, Harriet Tubman Shouldn’t Make the $20 Bill

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Cate Blanchett on Lesbian Lip Service: I Never Said That

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Queen Latifah: I Don’t Care If You Find My Sex Scenes Uncomfortable

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WATCH: Taylor Swift’s Got Some ‘Bad Blood’

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Antigone Rising to Perform At GLAAD’s Inaugural ‘Concert of Love and Acceptance’

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NBC Drops ‘One Big Happy,’ ‘Marry Me’ – Picks Up Dan Savage Show

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‘Orange is the New Black’ Stars Design Bow Ties for Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s Charity

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A Look at Miley Cyrus and Her Happy Hippie Foundation

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Madonna, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry Kiss and Make Up

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Kelly Ripa, Thomas Roberts Honored at GLAAD Media Awards in New York

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Margaret Cho’s New Show Called ‘The psyCHO Tour’

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Seattle’s Queer Community Shows Up for ‘Lesbian Mayor: The Lisa Orth Story’

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Idina Menzel to Star in IF/THEN in Seattle November 3-8

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Kate McKinnon Channels Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Weekend Update

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Reba McEntire: Gay Kids Are ‘A Gift from God. Love ‘Em As They Are’

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GLAAD to Honor Kelly Ripa at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

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Op-Ed by the Vice President on Ireland’s Vote for Marriage Equality

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Last weekend, more than 1.2 million Irish voters took a courageous stand for love and family when they overwhelmingly chose marriage equality.…

Federal Court Orders Alabama Marriage Equality Statewide

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A federal district court ordered that all Alabama probate judges comply with the U.S. Constitution and may not refuse marriage licenses to same-sex couples.…

U.S. Majority Now Say Gays and Lesbians Born, Not Made

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For the first time, a majority of Americans say same-sex orientation is something gays and lesbians are born with, not environmental.…

Tenant Protection, Affordable Housing Advanced

Tenant Protection, Affordable Housing Advanced

Council President Tim Burgess announced he will advance two separate pieces of legislation that protect tenants and seek to preserve affordable housing.…

Lambda Legal Seeks Accurate Birth Certificates for Children Born to Same-Sex Parents in Wisconsin

Lambda Legal Seeks Accurate Birth Certificates for Children Born to Same-Sex Parents in Wisconsin

A federal lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a married lesbian couple seeking a birth certificate listing both mothers as parents of their son.…

Murray, Israel Introduce Bill to Ban Credit Discrimination Against LGBT Individuals

Murray, Israel Introduce Bill to Ban Credit Discrimination Against LGBT Individuals

There is currently no federal law that protects LGBT individuals from credit discrimination.…

Out Candidate Ginny Deerin is Running for Mayor of Charleston

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LGBT candidate Ginny Deerin is running for mayor of Charleston. The Victory Fund is endorsing her campaign, as they did with Annise Parker.…

Modern Military Families Honored at AMPA National Gala

Modern Military Families Honored at AMPA National Gala

The event is expected to draw 400 LGBT service members, spouses, veterans, and allies. Sponsored by nearly every major military family support organization.…

Supreme Court Upholds Florida Rule Banning Personal Solicitation by Judicial Candidates

Supreme Court Upholds Florida Rule Banning Personal Solicitation by Judicial Candidates The U.S. Supreme Court will uphold a rule that keep courts impartial by prohibiting judicial…

Dr. Jill Biden to Keynote 28th Annual HRC Atlanta Gala

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Seattle to Hold Marriage Celebration for SCOTUS Oral Arguments

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Seattle Gets $620,000 in Funding, More Shelter Beds

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Equal Pay Day Social Brings Light to Gender Equity

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Freedom Indiana to Help Enact Local Nondiscrimination Protections for LGBT Hoosiers

Freedom Indiana to Help Enact Local Nondiscrimination Protections for LGBT Hoosiers Freedom Indiana will focus its efforts for the rest of 2015 on helping cities and…

Chicago Couple Makes History in Clinton Campaign Ad

Chicago Couple Makes History in Clinton Campaign Ad And now, with the historic nature of the Hillary Clinton campaign ad under their belt,…

Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

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Support for Same-Sex Marriage is Rising in All 50 States, Study

Support for Same-Sex Marriage is Rising in All 50 States, Study If the trend continues, public support for same-sex marriage will be at 40 percent or…

Marco Rubio Attends Radical Anti-Gay Church with Exorcisms

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LPAC Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

LPAC Endorses Hillary Clinton for President Lesbians 4 Hillary will be co-chaired by sports icon and humanitarian Billie Jean King, a…

Seattle City Employees: Four Weeks Parental Leave

Seattle City Employees: Four Weeks Parental Leave Seattle City Councilmember Jean Godden Monday led her colleagues in a unanimous vote to bring…

Clinton Announces 2016 Campaign, Same-Sex Couples Featured in Video

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Hillary Clinton Expected to Announce 2016 Presidential Bid on Social Media

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U.S. Conversion Therapy Bans Highlighted in New Report

U.S. Conversion Therapy Bans Highlighted in New Report The Movement Advancement Project’s Equality Maps offer the latest information as conversion therapy ban legislation…

United We Are Strong Launches in Wake of Nationwide Religious Freedom Bills

United We Are Strong Launches in Wake of Nationwide Religious Freedom Bills A new campaign aimed at uniting LGBT military personnel and veterans has launched. The effort,…

Lesbian Moms Speak out About Talking to Their Daughter About ‘Sex’

Lesbian Moms Speak out About Talking to Their Daughter About ‘Sex’

I want to make sure that my children are empowered with information so they are not blindsided by a kid that knows more or perhaps the wrong information. …

Oregon Becomes Fourth Jurisdiction to Protect LGBT Kids from Conversion Therapy

Oregon Becomes Fourth Jurisdiction to Protect LGBT Kids from Conversion Therapy

Oregon now becomes the fourth jurisdiction behind California, New Jersey and the District of Columbia to ban conversion therapy.…

FDA Proposes Guidelines to Mandatory One-Year Blood Ban

FDA Proposes Guidelines to Mandatory One-Year Blood Ban

The FDA Tuesday announced proposed guidelines for blood donations that change the current lifetime ban for men who have sex with men to a one year ban.…

Oregon to Become Fourth State Banning Conversion Therapy

Oregon to Become Fourth State Banning Conversion Therapy

Oregon will become the fourth jurisdiction - behind California, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia – to pass legislation protecting LGBT youth.…

Senate Democrats to HHS: Women Should Have Full Access to All FDA-Approved Contraception

Senate Democrats to HHS: Women Should Have Full Access to All FDA-Approved Contraception

Senate Democrats sent a letter to HHS because insurers are failing to cover forms of contraception required under the Affordable Care Act.…

American College of Physicians Publishes Fenway Guide to LGBT Health, Second Edition

American College of Physicians Publishes Fenway Guide to LGBT Health, Second Edition

The American College of Physicians released the second edition of The Fenway Guide to LGBT Health during its annual scientific meeting.…

LGBT People of Color Face Lifelong Risk of Living in Poverty, Study

LGBT People of Color Face Lifelong Risk of Living in Poverty, Study

A new report details ways in which a wide array of legal failures, combined with the disparities faced by people of color, result in higher poverty rates.…

Women: It’s Time to Educate Your Health Care Providers

Women: It’s Time to Educate Your Health Care Providers

It’s 2015, but LGBT invisibility is still a problem in the health care setting. I know of what I speak. I’m a family nurse practitioner who is a lesbian.…

Seattle Counseling Service Open House April 22

Seattle Counseling Service Open House April 22 Seattle Counseling Service has been providing care to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer…

Larry Kramer Lives to Publish History of Homosexuality and AIDS

Larry Kramer Lives to Publish History of Homosexuality and AIDS Playwright and activist Larry Kramer has published his first volume on the history of homosexuality…

Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier Conversion therapy has been rejected as a valid medical practice by organizations like the American…

HIV Activists Lead Charge to End AIDS in Washington

HIV Activists Lead Charge to End AIDS in Washington On April 18, Seattle area youth HIV activists will host a free educational community forum…

AIDSWatch 2015 Honors Scott Schoettes, John East

AIDSWatch 2015 Honors Scott Schoettes, John East Lambda Legal’s HIV Project Director Scott Schoettes and plaintiff John East received the Positive Leadership…

U.S. Conversion Therapy Bans Highlighted in New Report

U.S. Conversion Therapy Bans Highlighted in New Report The Movement Advancement Project’s Equality Maps offer the latest information as conversion therapy ban legislation…

DOJ Files Brief to Help Prisoners with Gender Dysphoria

DOJ Files Brief to Help Prisoners with Gender Dysphoria When Ashley Diamond entered the Georgia Department of Corrections, she was not identified or referred…

New Efforts to Fight HIV among Gay, Bisexual Men and Transgender People

New Efforts to Fight HIV among Gay, Bisexual Men and Transgender People The CDC will lead new programs totaling more than $185 million in HIV prevention funding…

Dining Out for Life Hits Major Mark with 10,000 Volunteers 

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WATCH: Larry Kramer Accepts First-Ever Larry Kramer Activism Award

WATCH: Larry Kramer Accepts First-Ever Larry Kramer Activism Award Text from Larry Kramer’s speech, accepting the first-ever Larry Kramer Activism Award, from GMHC at…

LGBT Women Among Most at Risk of Poverty in America, New Study

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Psychology Today Will No Longer Advertise Ex-Gay Therapy

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Bill Requires Equal Medical Coverage and Benefits for Transgender Employees of State Contractors

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New HIV and AIDS Awareness Campaign Aimed Toward Hollywood Launches

New HIV and AIDS Awareness Campaign Aimed Toward Hollywood Launches The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation joins campaign that includes new style guide for media, as…

IVF Babies Up 14% in the UK Since 2003, Study

IVF Babies Up 14% in the UK Since 2003, Study There has been a 14 percent increase in the number of babies born through IVF…

Working to End Gender Identity Discrimination in Seattle

Working to End Gender Identity Discrimination in Seattle Marsha Botzer, founder of Ingersoll Gender Center, said that support from her union and co-workers…

Church of Scotland to Ordain Gay Ministers in Civil Partnerships

Church of Scotland to Ordain Gay Ministers in Civil Partnerships

A vote in favor of allowing congregations to ordain gay ministers in same-sex civil partnerships passed through General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.…

Nebraska Woman Sues All Homosexuals in the World

Nebraska Woman Sues All Homosexuals in the World

A self-proclaimed “ambassador” for plaintiffs “God and His Son, Jesus Christ” is suing all homosexuals for breaking “religious and moral laws."…

Phelps’ Granddaughter Attends Equality House Kiss-In

Phelps’ Granddaughter Attends Equality House Kiss-In

Libby Phelps, one of Fred Phelps’ 54 grandchildren, left the church in 2009. “You leave your entire life, everything you’ve ever known,” she said.…

NASCAR, Angie’s List Respond to Indiana RFRA

NASCAR, Angie’s List Respond to Indiana RFRA

Celebrities from Miley Cyrus to Stephen King and Ashton Kutcher have tweeted their disappointment at the law as well. …

Delaware Church Jointly Ordains First Lesbian Couple

Delaware Church Jointly Ordains First Lesbian Couple

Kaci and Holly Clark-Porter were ordained Sunday, making them the first same-sex couple to ever be ordained jointly as ministers by the Presbyterian Church.…

This Season’s Cashmere Scarf: Taking Liberties to Discriminate

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Religion is supposed to provide a moral compass in how we approach life, but so many seem to have fallen for pitfalls of arrogance, judgment and entitlement.…

First-Ever Female, Lesbian Chaplain Takes the Oath in New York

First-Ever Female, Lesbian Chaplain Takes the Oath in New York

Rev. Ann Kansfield now becomes the first female and first open lesbian sworn in as chaplain for a New York Fire Department facility. …

South Carolina College Publicly Condemns Homosexuality

South Carolina College Publicly Condemns Homosexuality

Last year, Drew Davis and Juan Varona came out and were embraced by teammates, coaches, teachers, and fellow students, but Erskine publicly condemned them.…

American Family Association Releases Anti-Gay ‘Bigotry Map’

American Family Association Releases Anti-Gay ‘Bigotry Map’ These mapped groups are broken down into four categories: those with “homosexual agenda,” atheist, anti-Christian,…

A Note to Jessa’s God: We’ll Trade You Soup for the Duggars

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Former Irish Government Minister Pat Carey: ‘I’m Gay’

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Iowa Senate Subcommittee Advances Anti-Conversion Bill, Students Meet with Legislators

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Church of England Evangelical Activist Comes Out As Lesbian

Church of England Evangelical Activist Comes Out As Lesbian Jayne Ozanne, one of the Church of England’s leading evangelical campaigners, announced last week that…

Mormon Church Leaders Pledge Support for LGBT Community, with Religious Freedom Caveat

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Eight Ways OK Lawmakers are Attacking LGBT People, Families

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Irish Senior Cabinet Minister to Parish: ‘I’m Gay’

Irish Senior Cabinet Minister to Parish: ‘I’m Gay’ Varadkar became the first openly homosexual government figure in Ireland, a conservative Catholic country that…

OUTVETS to Make History Marching in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

OUTVETS to Make History Marching in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council voted 5-4 in favor of allowing an LGBT…

Interview: Rosie Cepero Brings Love and Hope from Beyond

Interview: Rosie Cepero Brings Love and Hope from Beyond TLC star Rosie Cepero speaks about spirits, LGBTQ youth, parents, and Angels Among Us.…

Funeral Home Cancels Service After 15 Minutes Due to Same-Sex Kissing

Funeral Home Cancels Service After 15 Minutes Due to Same-Sex Kissing According to Silva, the family paid New Hope Ministries $400 for the service and someone…

North Carolina Church Members Indicted on Felony Kidnapping, Assault of Gay Man

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Wisconsin Teacher to ‘Homophobic’ Student: ‘Drop Class’

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Cardinal Raymond Burke Would ‘Have Issues’ Giving Communion to Legislators Supporting Same-Sex Marriage

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Harlem Pastor Equates Seattle’s Starbucks to Ebola

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Majority of Young Catholics Believe Gays and Lesbians Should Be Accepted, Study

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