Archives for November 2011

Monthly Archives: November 2011

Top News Health National

A new study released today by the Williams Institute found that 5% of dental offices in Los Angeles County have a blanket policy of refusing dental services to People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA). An additional 5% of dental ...
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Politics Faith and Religion International

On Tuesday, the Nigerian Senate passed an anti-gay bill criminalizing gay marriage, gay advocacy groups and same-sex public displays of affection. President Goodluck Jonathan is expected to sign the bill into law. “The bill will expand Nigeria’s already ...
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Top News Politics Health International

Today, Lambda Legal and a group of organizations that advocate for the rights of people living with HIV, including HIV-affected immigrants, filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Lopez Berera ...
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Top News Politics National

A decision reached Monday, November 28, 2011 will alter the tax lives of same-sex couples in the state of Illinois next year. According to ChicagoPride.com, gay and lesbian couples in Illinois civil unions will be able to file ...
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Entertainment

And so I cry sometimes When I’m lying in bed Just to get it all out What’s in my head And I am feeling a little peculiar And so I wake in the morning And I step outside ...
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Politics

Presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich has a lesbian half-sister at the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) – LGBT activist Candace Gingrich-Jones – and her open letter from 2009 is making the internet circuit again. Here, in part: Dear Newt, I ...
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Local

Danny Vega12 days after entering into a coma, 58-year-old Danny Vega has died. The out-hairdresser and owner of Danny Vega’s Hair Design was attacked on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Vega was walking home from work when he heard three teenagers ...
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Top News Health National

It is estimated that roughly 12,000 U.S. women are diagnosed with cervical cancer annually and a third of them die from it. HPV is a sexually-transmitted virus and is the most common cause of such cervical cancer. The U.S. ...
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Travel

When you’ve tired of the sightseeing and tourist attractions on the Hawaiian island of O’ahu and are searching for authenticity instead, there’s no closer match than the historical marker that lives and breathes culture from which it originally ...
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Top News Faith and Religion National

Yesterday, The Seattle Lesbian reported that the Salvation Army was not in favor of supporting gay rights via their Red Bucket campaign across the country. Now, in an even more startling view of the mainstream organization, we report ...
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