Matthew Shepard

Matthew Shepard

Matthew Shepard
Editorial
My father came in and asked me why I was so emotional over some stranger I didn’t even know. In that moment I was him and he was me. ...
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LGBT Bar Photo
Politics National
The Bar Association promotes justice in and through the legal profession for the LGBT community in all its diversity. ...
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Leelah Alcorn
Top News Editorial
Doug and Carla Alcorn plan to say goodbye to someone named Joshua Alcorn. The rest of the world is mourning a vibrant young woman named Leelah Alcorn. ...
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Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine
Top News Entertainment
A close friend of Matthew Shepard revisits the shocking case with never-before-seen photos and rare video footage as his all-too-brief life is remembered. ...
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Sports
"What Jackie Robinson did for the sport of baseball and our society [is] tremendous. But I am just trying to be Jason Collins," he said. ...
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Top News Sports
The NBA announced Friday that it will donate all proceeds from the sale of Jason Collins' jerseys to the GLSEN and the Matthew Shepard Foundation. ...
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Top News Politics National
In 1998, Matthew Shepard— a 21-year-old student at the University of Wyoming was robbed, tortured, tied to a fence along a country road and left to die by two men who offered him a ride home from a local bar. ...
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Top News National
Shepard is shocked the state still has no hate-crime laws, let alone one based on crimes against sexual orientation or gender identity. Because of this, she said a lot of LGBT people in Wyoming choose to stay in the closet. ...
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Top News Politics National
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies (GLIFAA) Pride Event on Wednesday. His remarks follow. ...
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Top News National
The 15th anniversary is approaching of the murder of Matthew Shepard, a 21 year old college student who was beaten to death by two men. ...
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