Gay/Lesbian Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. With new chair, NY St. Patrick's parade to add 2nd gay groupRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade has new leadership and plans to open its ranks to more gay groups. The developments come after a gay contingent marched for the first time this year.

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  2. 4th of July 2015 observed across America: Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, Philly Pops,...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country: The city's Liberty Block Party kicked off the festivities Friday near Independence Hall with music on three stages, treats from local food trucks and restaurants and a beer garden. Saturday's events include a Celebration of Freedom ceremony, a parade through the city's historic district and a free concert and fireworks on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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  3. Christian Post: Some reactions to marriage ruling 'overblown.' Jason Rapert, anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    A reader sends a link to an article in the Christian Post about reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling . The beginning: Christians should have some concerns about Friday's U.S. Supreme Court decision redefining marriage to include same-sex couples.

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  4. America welcomes July 4 with hot dogs, cool music, cold beerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country: The city's Liberty Block Party kicked off the festivities Friday near Independence Hall with music on three stages, treats from local food trucks and restaurants and a beer garden. Saturday's events include a Celebration of Freedom ceremony, a parade through the city's historic district and a free concert and fireworks on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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  5. America redefining its identity for the 21st centuryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    It's moving with now remarkable speed to cast aside some of the traditions and mores that dominated American life for centuries. The Confederate flag is coming down, 150 years after the end of the Civil War and a half-century after it was raised in defiance of civil rights.

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  6. The Three S's: Sodomy, Soothsaying and ScaliaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Never in our full life could we hope to do such work for tolerance, for justice, for man's understanding of man, as now we do by accident. -Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Letter to his son Call it prescience.

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  7. AIDS is a 'human rights issue,' Ban declares, launching major new UN report in BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Ending the AIDS epidemic - in all places and all communities - is essential to realizing the vision of a life of dignity for all, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared Friday in Barbados at the Caribbean region launch of a major new United Nations report the calls for scaling up an inclusive, rights-based and stigma-free response to wipe out the deadly disease. A quarter of a million people in this region live with HIV.

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  8. Bubba Watson Bought a New CarRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

    Minimally there should have been a national vote on the banning of the confederate flag, that's how democracy is supposed to work. For purposes of disclosure I never owned a confederate flag, nor am I from the south, I just can't stand to watch our government erode our rights under the guise of PC.

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  9. Gay Rights Activist, MLK Mentor Bayard Rustin To Be Honored In LGBT CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Years before the gay rights movement gained momentum, an openly gay black activist named Bayard Rustin advised Martin Luther King Jr. on nonviolent protest tactics and organized the 1963 March on Washington. But attacks on Rustin's sexual orientation threatened his role in the civil rights movement.

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  10. 5 Faith Facts About Chris Christie: Cradle Catholic And Bruce Springsteen DevoteeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey, announced his candidacy for the presidency Tuesday saying, "I am now ready to fight for the people of the United States of America." Christie was born to Catholic parents and baptized in the faith as an infant.

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  11. A 86k fine upheld for anti-gay bakery that refused to make cake for...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Independent

    A 86k fine upheld for anti-gay bakery that refused to make cake for lesbian couple - but case looks set to run and run Sweet Cakes for Melissa must pay the couple $135k for "emotional suffering", but owners Aaron and Melissa Klein vow to fight ruling all the way Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The owners of an anti-gay bakery who refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple on religious grounds have vowed to fight a "final ruling" fining them $135,000 for discrimination.

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  12. 'Reparative' therapy group deemed fraud in N.J.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Blade

    A nonprofit organization that claimed it could turn gay men straight violated New Jersey's Consumer Fraud Act, a jury concluded last Thursday in a civil trial that an attorney for the plaintiffs called "a momentous event" for LGBT rights, the Associated Press reports . The jury said that Jews Offering New Alternatives for Healing, co-founder Arthur Goldberg and counselor Alan Downing made misrepresentations and engaged in unconscionable business practices.

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  13. Orange Is The New Black Taylor Schilling Dating Girlfriend Portlandia Actress Carrie BrownsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    OITNB star Taylor Schilling is dating Carrie Brownstein! Taylor Schilling apparently takes her role as bisexual prison inmate Piper very seriously on the Netflix hit show Orange Is The New Black, so seriously that she even began dating women in real life! Apparently after spending Season 1 and Season 2 making out with her on-screen girlfriend Alex Vause , Taylor realized that she liked girls a lot more than she thought she did - and she began hooking up with actress and musician Carrie Brownstein. Reports that Carrie and Taylor were dating first hit the internet back in March 2015 when they were spotted together in Portland, where Portlandia star Carrie resides.

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  14. Amber Heard: 'I Don't Want to Have to Deny My Sexuality in Order to Be Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Advocate

    Out and proud bisexual actress Amber Heard is tired of Hollywood's biphobia. In a recent interview with The Times of London, the 29-year-old actress said she has struggled to land movie roles since coming out as bisexual.

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  15. America Welcomes July 4th with Hotdogs, Cool Music & Cold BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country: The city's Liberty Block Party kicked off the festivities FridayQ near Independence Hall with music on three stages, treats from local food trucks and restaurants and a beer garden. Saturday's events include a Celebration of Freedom ceremony, a parade through the city's historic district and a free concert and fireworks on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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  16. Ohio official who blocked gay marriage attends oneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    Ohio's health director, whose refusal to list a gay man as the surviving spouse on a death certificate led to last week's landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling, has delivered a Bible reading at a gay wedding. Thursday's nuptials in Columbus came less than a week after the court legalized gay marriage in a case stemming from a lawsuit against health director Rick Hodges.

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  17. Supreme Court made the right decision | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Spectators cheer in front of the Stonewall Inn during the 2015 LGBT Heritage of Pride March and Festival just two days after the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality. The parade route runs down Fifth Avenue in Manhattan and across Christopher Street past the Stonewall Inn.

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  18. Letter: Churches have jobs to do, and so do county clerksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    I disagree with Robert Dow . It is the job of a church to set moral standards. Religious people feel persecuted because if they say they believe homosexuality is a sin, they are told they are full of hate.

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  19. Letter: Lowry keeps LGBT demonizing aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Concerning Rich Lowry's "People of faith should brace for the worst," July 1: How utterly charming that Lowry and The National Review have decided to use fear mongering over gay marriage as a vehicle to continue to try to demonize the LGBT community. In Lowry's small, unhappy world, equal marriage rights for all citizens is a clear prelude to equal rights advocates to now focus their efforts and newly found clout on destroying U.S. religious institutions.

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  20. That Facebook Pride filter was built by 2 interns in 72 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Last Friday, after the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide , many showed their supported for the decision on Facebook by adding a Rainbow Pride flag filter to their profile picture. It was a proud moment for the two interns who built the tool during a recent Facebook hackathon, inspired by a flag that was waving on Facebook's Menlo Park campus during June's Gay Pride month.

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