June 17, 2014

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Tell the World What Workplace #FairnessMeans to You

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2014 | 6:15 PM | comments

The Center for American Progress invites you to celebrate President Obama's forthcoming workplace fairness executive order and press Congress to pass comprehensive LGBT workplace protections.Read More

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Catholic Church's 'Pride' Event Smells Like False Advertising

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

A Maryland Catholic church claims to have held an LGBT "pride" event. But the sponsoring group also claims to be "informed by" the Catholic Church's virulently anti-LGBT teachings.Read More

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Two Gay Black Judges Confirmed to Federal Bench

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Today, the U.S. Senate confirmed two gay African Americans to the federal judiciary.Read More

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Bad Gay, Bad Ally: Including the LGBTQ Straggler

Filed by Garrard Conley | June 17, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

There are many reasons why people turn out to be bad gays. After all, most of us didn't start out with the kind of support we later find in inclusive LGBTQ communities.Read More

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DC: Protest at Brunei Embassy Next Friday

Filed by Bil Browning | June 17, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

If you live in the DC area, there will be a protest at the Embassy of Brunei Darussalam on Friday, June 27 from noon to 1pm.Read More

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SF Archbishop Rejects Calls to Skip NOM Hate March

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

Salvatore Cordileone, the notoriously homophobic Archbishop of San Francisco and the so-called "Father of Proposition 8," is rejecting calls to stay away from NOM's hate rally in D.C.Read More

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Dykes March to a Different Beat

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | June 17, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

People-of-color pride festivals and dyke marches have moved on from gay pride festivals, highlighting and celebrating their unique expressions of pride as well as our continued common struggle for equality.Read More

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Brian Sims Gets Angry About Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

Openly gay Pennsylvania State Representative Brian Sims dialed up the righteous anger yesterday at a press conference about a non-discrimination bill that's stalled in the state House.Read More


Nude Beach Etiquette 101

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | June 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Have a good time, but remember: "sex on the beach" should only be a drink.Read More