June 29, 2014

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Lesbian Police Chief Gets Job Back; Anti-Gay Mayor Thwarted

Filed by John M. Becker | June 29, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Crystal Moore, the police chief of Latta, South Carolina who was fired because of her sexual orientation, finally has her job back.Read More

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World Cup Officials Say Homophobic Slur is A-OK

Filed by John M. Becker | June 29, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Mexican soccer fans at the World Cup have been chanting "puto," an anti-gay slur, at opposing teams -- with the blessing of soccer's international governing body.Read More

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NY Daily News Covered Stonewall With This Heinously Bigoted Article

Filed by John M. Becker | June 29, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Just 45 years ago it was completely permissible to openly mock LGBT people in the pages of a major newspaper.Read More


Benham Brothers: The Fight Against LGBT Rights is Kinda Like D-Day

Filed by John M. Becker | June 29, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

"We know what happened at D-Day... There are cultural bullets flying, all over today, especially religious liberty. And what's happening right now is many spiritual leaders, elected leaders, they are running from bullets."Read More

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Wingnut Week In Review: Mississippi, Goddam!

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 29, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

This week was a crazy one in wingnuttery, in Mississippi and beyond.Read More

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Why Is Obama Rewarding Brunei for Stoning Gays?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 29, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Obama administration is considering giving the Sultan a big fat reward for violating his citizen's civil rights. In fact, the administration is willing to give up some of the tools in our arsenal for combating Brunei's human rights abuses.Read More