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Pope to Hold First Public Meeting with Gay Activist in Paraguay

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Though Francis has reportedly had pastoral meetings with LGBT people, this is the first time he will publicly meet with an activist. ...
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‘Fuller House’ Starring Cameron-Bure, Sweetin, Stamos to Premiere on Netflix

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Netflix has confirmed a 13-episode order for Fuller House, a continuation of the ABC hit show of the 90s Full House. Some stars have already confirmed. ...
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South Carolina College Publicly Condemns Homosexuality

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Last year, Drew Davis and Juan Varona came out and were embraced by teammates, coaches, teachers, and fellow students, but Erskine publicly condemned them. ...
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Former Irish Government Minister Pat Carey: ‘I’m Gay’

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Former Irish government minister Pat Carey came out as gay and urged voters to support same-sex marriage. ...
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OUTVETS to Make History Marching in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council voted 5-4 in favor of allowing an LGBT veterans org to march in South Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. ...
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Funeral Home Cancels Service After 15 Minutes Due to Same-Sex Kissing

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According to Silva, the family paid New Hope Ministries $400 for the service and someone from the church walked a refund over to Newcomer for the family. ...
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Trans Teen Leelah Alcorn: ‘My Death Needs to Mean Something’

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A 17-year-old transgender teen, Leelah Alcorn, committed suicide by stepping in front of a moving tractor trailer truck December 28 in Ohio. ...
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Robert Biedron Elected Poland’s First Openly Gay Mayor

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Robert Biedron broke barriers in Poland in 2011 when he became the first openly gay parliamentarian. Now he is the country’s first openly gay mayor. ...
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Cardinal Raymond Burke Would ‘Have Issues’ Giving Communion to Legislators Supporting Same-Sex Marriage

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Burke said he would have “issues giving holy communion” to Catholic legislators who “backed gay rights against church doctrine.” ...
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Southern Baptist Convention Nixes Church for Being Too Tolerant of LGBT Members

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New Heart pastor Danny Cortez brought attention to the church when he gave a sermon called “Why I Changed My Mind on Homosexuality." ...
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