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G-A-Y
Interests: nyc, acceptance, fran lebowitz, hrc, charles pierce, rockefeller five, the advocate, harvey fierstein, tolerance, gavin newsom, bella abzug, one nation, love, peace, america, diversity, freedom, harvey milk, larry kramer, armistead maupin, equal rights, equality, glaad, aclu, out magazine, jim kepner, gmhc, keith haring, stonewall, cathy cade, open minds
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The voter-enacted ban "offend(s) basic human dignity." Here's a pertinent snip followed by Judge Sarah Zabel's full ruling (the second pro-equality Florida ruling in as many weeks): 14-1661 Decision by Equality Case Files Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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As part of its summer fundraising pitch, Concerned Women For America is highlighting five cases of supposed Christian persecution. Here they are: [CWA] The fourth bullet point is, in fact, an act of persecution. It's a human rights abuse. It's... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
Marriage equality rockstar Evan Wolfson starts talking around 42:00; the whole thing, however, is worth your time: Continue reading
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Rep. Michele Bachmann, who once told an audience that homosexuality is "part of Satan, I think," is getting back into the viciously anti-gay game off which the Minnesota Republican largely built her national profile. In clips that Right Wing Watch... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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Remember that kid on the playground who would get so red-faced angry when he was losing a game that he'd dramatically grab his ball, yell, "It's mine and I'm taking it!" and then storm off in a huff to tell... Continue reading
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The "gay gestapo" is temporarily off the hook, it seems: [AFA senior analyst Bryan Fischer] Continue reading
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My pal John Corvino has written a compelling essay for Commonweal magazine titled "Thinking Straight?" which is running with the subtitle, "Where Social Conservatives Go Wrong on Sexuality." Social conservative Maggie Gallagher responds to Corvino's piece by going wrong on... Continue reading
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I've always found it weird that the National Organization For Marriage has so many more Facebook "fans" than it does Twitter followers. Perhaps this gives us some clue: [NOM Facebook insights] A little suspect that an organization focused exclusively on... Continue reading
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College campuses are discouraging so-called "ex-gay" therapy. This is not shocking. Any college that values responsible treatment and adherence to credible science will reject the viciously anti-gay idea of "reparative therapy" because it is dangerous junk science that is a... Continue reading
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She packs a lot into these soundbites. One, there's the claim that allowing loving same-sex couples to marry somehow devalues the idea. There are also three mentions of God, his design, and his intentions, even though the conversation on the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
Of course the American Family Association spins all of its actual work into the code words that social conservatives think absolves their movement from the intended wrongdoing and/or supremacy attached to their goals. But hey, at least their new ad... Continue reading
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Because of the President's action on behalf of basic workplace protections for LGBT employees of federal contractors and related bits of progress, the Family Research Council is instructing supports to pray for the reversal of the "activist homosexual agenda": [FRC... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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The choice to have sexual relations with a member of one's own family has nothing to do with homosexuality. Obviously. The latter is a scientifically recognized sexual orientation that people only learn to dislike because they are taught to do... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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In 2011, GOP pollster and TV news contributor (for both CBS News and Fox News) Frank Luntz moderated the big anti-gay event that The Family Leader, National Org. for Marriage, and Focus on the Family held with all of that... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
He stayed his ruling until August 25th in case the wrong side wants to appeal to the 10th circuit (where panels have already stricken Utah and Oklahoma bans), but US District Judge Raymond P. Moore has done as expected and... Continue reading
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And now the gentle-victim from Florida will take the floor: “Those who support same-sex marriage have a right to lobby their state legislature to change its laws. But Americans like myself who support keeping the traditional definition of marriage also... Continue reading
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Peter Sprigg: “The mask is coming off of the homosexual movement’s agenda. They really do not believe in religious liberty. They want forced affirmation of homosexual and transgender conduct to trump every other consideration in the workplace – including religious... Continue reading
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Year after year, Exxon Mobil secures its notoriety when it bucks the Fortune 500 trend and chooses to reject nondiscrimination protections for LGBT workers. Thanks to President Obama's historic action, the oil giant might be running out of options: IRVING,... Continue reading
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Sweet Cakes by Melissa was one of the first of the high profile bakeries to earn national attention and a civil rights complaint for refusing to bake a same-sex wedding cake. But while Melissa Klein and her team won't make... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
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The silly little "ex-gay" organization known as PFox has updated its look. This is the "gays-should-change" organization's new logo: Looks like a party, frankly. A frisky one. Careful where you place those hands, boys! Although I think it's just plain... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
Jeremy Tedesco of the anti-gay Alliance Defending Freedom wants you to know that religious organizations don't actually want to discriminate against gay people. Oh, no, no, you silly thing. Instead, they just want the "right" to penalize you for not... Continue reading
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U.S. District Judge Raymond P. Moore, an Obama appointee, has indicated that he will grant an injunction one Wednesday that will strike down Colorado's marriage ban. The question now is whether or not he will issue a stay while the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Good As You
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The American Family Association can't believe the President would do something fully within his executive power to fulfill a commitment that he has always professed to having. So since they could not defeat him and his promises in either of... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Good As You
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And then there were eight: FLORIDA: US Rep. David Jolly (R-FL) Becomes Eighth Sitting GOP Member Of Congress To Back Same-Sex Marriage [J.M.G.] The other seven are Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Sen.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Good As You