Archives for December 2012

Monthly Archives: December 2012

Upswing in Gun Safety Response After Sandy Hook Shooting

Upswing in Gun Safety Response After Sandy Hook Shooting

The volume and intensity of the discussion in the Newtown case far exceeded that of the Tucson or Martin shootings. ...
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Ban Ki-moon: LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

Ban Ki-moon: LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

In his speech, Ban Ki-moon applauded Argentina for introducing some of the most progressive legislation in the world on gender recognition. ...
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77% of Americans Identify with Christian Religion

77% of Americans Identify with Christian Religion

Mormons are the most religious of any group in this analysis, based on self-reported data, followed by Protestants/other non-Catholic Christians and Muslims. ...
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Lady Gaga Supports Youth with Born Brave Bus Tour

Lady Gaga Supports Youth with Born Brave Bus Tour

The pre-concert "tailgate" will provide a space for young people, ages 13-25, to gather and celebrate their individuality in a safe arena. ...
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Black Gender-Neutral Easy-Bake Oven is in Production

Black Gender-Neutral Easy-Bake Oven is in Production

An eighth grader found herself in a sticky situation when searching for an Easy-Bake Oven that could please her four-year-old brother Gavyn. Purple and pink just wouldn't cut it. ...
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Gingrich Addresses Support for Marriage Equality

Gingrich Addresses Support for Marriage Equality

Newt Gingrich shifted his position on marriage for same-sex couples, urging Republicans to heed public opinion and offer acceptance of the freedom to marry. ...
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HRC Joins Forces with Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend 2013

HRC Joins Forces with Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend 2013

Hanson has sat on the Board of Equality California for numerous years and is putting the focus on HRC to rally more lesbians around their endeavor. ...
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Second Republican Cosponsors the Respect for Marriage Act

Second Republican Cosponsors the Respect for Marriage Act

Congressman Richard Hanna (R-NY) is the 159th cosponsor of the bill, and the second Republican cosponsor. ...
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DOJ Signs Agreement to Reform Puerto Rico Police Department

DOJ Signs Agreement to Reform Puerto Rico Police Department

The PRPD engages in use of unreasonable force designed to suppress protected speech, and unconstitutional searches and seizures. ...
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Ali Forney Center for Homeless Youth Receives $50,000 Grant

Ali Forney Center for Homeless Youth Receives $50,000 Grant

Time Warner Cable will provide a $50,000 grant to outfit the Learning Lab with new computers, printers, computer software, tablets, and HD televisions. ...
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