If any piece of writing was tailored for the Washington Post’s “Post Everything” section, surely it’s the short essay from Evangelicals for Marriage Equality board member Matt Stolhandske titled “I’m a gay rights activist. I want to give $150,000 to someone who opposes gay marriage.”Read more…
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The end of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell let gays, lesbians, and bisexuals serve openly in the military. But transgender individuals remain excluded. A conference Monday examined that policy.
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Anthony Culler is the Republican candidate for United States Congress in South Carolina’s 6th District. He probably wasn’t in any danger of beating longtime incumbent James Clyburn in this heavily Democratic district. But he sure does want everybody to know how much he hates the gays.Read more…
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Former adorable little peanut Raven-Symoné discussed her unorthodox coming out on last night’s Oprah: Where Are They Now? by invoking an increasingly common refrain: “I don’t label myself.”Read more…
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Just as GLAAD hails a successful year for gays on TV, ABC’s new sitcom seems content to indulge in casual homophobia.
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Out TV writer/producer Peter Nowalk is using the gay character in the show he created, How To Get Away With Murder, to push his gay agenda. And that is a wonderful thing since equality is his agenda. Last night’s premiere featured a brief scene in which Connor (played by Jack Falahee) hooks up with an IT guy to obtain a piece of evidence. The sex scene featured making out and Connor telling the dude to, “Turn over,” so that he could kiss his way down to the IT guy’s ass. Pretty racy for network.Read more…
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In Shondaland—where ‘Scandal’ and ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ live—gays are sexy, complicated, and flawed. How one ‘Angry Black Woman’ (ugh) revolutionized gay characters on TV.
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This is how you do it. Earlier today at a press conference regarding Senate Bill 42 and House Bill 177, which would expand Pennsylvania’s hate crime law to include attacks based on sexuality and gender identity, the former bill’s author, Senator Jim Ferlo of Pittsburgh, came out as gay. He did it like this:Read more…
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To the radical LGBT activists most likely to march in New York City on Sunday, caring about global warming expresses solidarity with the oppressed. But what about the mainstream gays?
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Jody Hice isn’t fond of gays, Muslims, or women. He’s also on his way to becoming Georgia’s next Republican congressman. So maybe it’s time to expand his worldview.
Continue reading The Republican Party’s Next Top Bigot
Religious groups are threatening to kill the members one of the few Iraqi organizations dedicated to helping women and gays.
Continue reading Death Threats for Iraq’s Women & Gays