September 23, 2014

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Pride At Work Names Jerame Davis as Executive Director

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 7:00 PM | comments

Today is a proud day for the Bilerico family: Jerame Davis, our co-founder and webmaster, has been named executive director of Pride at Work!Read More


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Three Attackers Will Be Charged in Philly Gay-Bashing

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

Three people will be charged in a vicious, hate-motivated attack on a gay couple in Philadelphia, the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office announced this afternoon.Read More


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Census: Half a Million Gays Are Married in America

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

According to new Census Bureau estimates, there are nearly 252,000 married same-sex couple households in the United States, meaning that at least half a million American gays and lesbians are married.Read More


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Anti-Gay Aussie PM to Little Girl: No Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Tony Abbott, the anti-LGBT prime minister of Australia, has responded to an eight-year-old girl who wrote asking him to support marriage equality.Read More


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Linda Harvey: LGBT Equality Creates 'More Abortion'

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

"...Unless you stand strong on [LGBT rights] you're going to see much more, and you do see much more, out of wedlock sexuality and then of course, more abortion."Read More


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Indonesia's Aceh Province May Punish Gay Sex With 100 Lashes

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Officials in Indonesia's Aceh province are considering a law that would punish gay sex with 100 lashes of the cane. It is part of the province's slow implementation of sharia (Islamic) law.Read More


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Vatican Fashion Icon Facing Another Possible Demotion

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Pope Francis may be preparing to once again demote American Cardinal Raymond Burke, a Vatican fashion icon and the divisive and virulently homophobic leader of the Catholic Church's conservative wing.Read More


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CA Wedding Interrupted by Hateful Anti-Gay Slurs

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 10:15 AM | comments

An Arizona gay couple's dream wedding in Coronado, California last month turned ugly when an anonymous heckler repeatedly interrupted the ceremony with hateful anti-gay slurs.Read More


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Catholic Priest to Gay Couple: Get Divorced & You Can Have Communion

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

A Catholic priest in Montana is telling an elderly married gay couple that they are banned from receiving Communion unless they divorce, lived separately, and publicly renounce their marriage. Because Jesus.Read More


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Green Bay Schools Ban Anti-Trans Bullying

Filed by John M. Becker | September 23, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

The Green Bay, Wisconsin public schools have become some of the first in the state to ban bullying based on gender identity and conduct staff trainings on trans-related issues.Read More