June 3, 2014

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Trans Man Sues NYC After Being Kicked Out of Locker Room

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

A trans man is suing the New York City Parks and Recreation Department after he was allegedly refused access to a men's locker room last summer at a Staten Island swimming pool.Read More

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U.S. Embassy to the Vatican Has LGBT Pride

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

In compliance with President Obama's proclamation, the U.S. Embassy to Vatican City recognized June 2014 as LGBT Pride Month. Conservative Catholics are furious.Read More


CO Bakery: No Wedding Cakes for Anyone If We Have to Serve Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

The owner of a Colorado bakery says he will stop baking wedding cakes altogether rather than bake them for gay couples, as the state's non-discrimination law requires.Read More

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Baptist Pastor's Son Comes Out; Congregation Changes Anti-Gay Views

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

A Baptist congregation in Los Angeles has voted to defy the Southern Baptist Convention and drop its anti-gay teachings after a pastor's son came out of the closet.Read More

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Actor Fired for Confronting Drunk, Homophobic Heckler

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

A California actor confronted a homophobic heckler during a live theatre performance. He lost his job as a result.Read More

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Transgender: The Perfect Social Conservative Storm

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | June 03, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Transgender issues hit a host of dog-whistle conservative issues simultaneously: a rejection of science, opposition to women's bodily autonomy, and anti-LGBT hostility.Read More

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Nancy Grace: Anita Bryant Didn't Deserve Pie Attack

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

Nancy Grace thinks infamous homophobe Anita Bryant, who was pied in 1977 for her hateful anti-gay crusade, is a "nice lady" who didn't deserve what happened to her.Read More

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George Takei to Westboro Baptist: Let It Go

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Actor, activist, and social media sensation George Takei has a message for the haters at Westboro Baptist Church: let it go.Read More

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Jonah Hill Apologizes for Using Anti-Gay Slur

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

Actor Jonah Hill hurled a homophobic slur at a paparazzo over the weekend. This morning, he apologized on the Howard Stern Show.Read More


Alan Keyes: Gay Sex Isn't Really Sex

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

"In the strict sense of the term, [gay sex] is not 'sexual' activity at all."Read More