Gay/Lesbian Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Vatican gets embroiled in Italy's 'banned books' frayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    The Holy See press office had to set the record straight on Aug. 28 after the Italian media interpreted a formulaic blessing by Pope Francis of a lesbian children's book publisher and her partner as an endorsement of their same-sex relationship. Author Francesca Pardi had written to Francis in June complaining about how her books - some of which deal with children growing up with gay, single and divorced parents - had been maligned by Catholic groups and politicians.

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  2. Rainbow crosswalk plan spurs new groupRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Terrace Standard

    A plan for a rainbow-coloured crosswalk to reflect the local lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning community has spurred the formation of a new group. When city council voted unanimously in July to repaint one of the city's crosswalks in response to a letter by local resident Sarah Artis, the decision drew inflammatory remarks on social media.

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  3. Umzinyathi mayor sorry for gay slurRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Umzinyathi Municipality mayor James Mthethwa has retracted and apologised for homophobic statements he made last week, when he said homosexual men were the cause of HIV spreading in Greytown and Dundee. The comments were made at the launch of a community health programme in Dundee - where Mthethwa called for a clampdown on homosexuality and mooted the idea of a door-to-door campaign to educate people against homosexuality.

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  4. Dear Abby: Woman becoming nun needs friend's interest, not concernRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Dear Abby: I became best friends with "Joanne" after we met in middle school. She comes from a conservative Christian family and has three successful siblings.

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  5. Penn Medicine Hospitals Recognized Among First Approved "Leaders in...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newswise

    The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Chester County Hospital were announced among the 2015 class of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" list, and the first to be announced in the organization's rolling admissions in 2015. The HRC Foundation is the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization.

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  6. In Catholic Dominated Philippines, Church Comes Out Against Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    The Catholic Bishop Conference of the Philippines on Sunday called on the public and lawmakers to oppose efforts to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry in the Philippines. Leaders said that Catholic lawmakers have "a moral duty" to publicly oppose marriage equality and to vote against its legalization.

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  7. MTV's 'Faking It' Returns MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    In the comedy's first season, two high school teens fake being a lesbian couple in order to gain popularity. Despite their best efforts, Amy and Karma are unpopular at Hester High.

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  8. Anti-Gay KY Clerk Kim Davis Issued Marriage License To Transgender Man, WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Camryn Colen, a transgender man, and Alexis Colen, who identifies as pansexual, applied for and received a marriage license in Rowan County, Kentucky in February. The couple came forward over the weekend as activists gathered to protest County Clerk Kim Davis' refusal to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.

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  9. Domestic Partnership Agreements: FAQsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    How do domestic partnership agreements and prenuptial or premarital agreements differ? Marriage contracts between two people who plan to marry are prenuptial agreements or antenuptial agreements. Marriage contracts between two people who are already married are postnuptial agreements or marital settlement agreements.

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  10. Same-Sex Marriage: Global ComparisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CFR.org

    Same-sex marriage has been legalized in nearly two dozen countries, including, most recently, the United States, and civil unions are recognized in many Western democracies. Yet, despite the growing number of countries that allow same-sex marriage, it remains banned in many countries, and the expansion of broader lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights has been uneven globally.

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  11. Penn medicine hospitals recognized among 'leaders in LGBT healthcare equality'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Chester County Hospital were announced among the 2015 class of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" list, and the first to be announced in the organization's rolling admissions in 2015. The HRC Foundation is the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization.

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  12. Why mainstream music is embracing the LGBT perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    From Bette Midler and Madonna all the way through Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way,' performers courting gay audiences and incorporating LGBT themes into their songs is a pop music tradition. Mainstream music embraces LGBT perspective From Bette Midler and Madonna all the way through Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way,' performers courting gay audiences and incorporating LGBT themes into their songs is a pop music tradition.

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  13. SJ gay prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Bay Area

    Rainbow flags, balloons and floats spilled onto the downtown streets Sunday as San Jose's LGBT community revived its SVPride parade for the first time in years to celebrate just how far it has come. In a year that saw the U.S. Supreme Court rule in favor of gay marriage, and San Jose's Rep. Mike Honda go public with his support of his transgender granddaughter, the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community has reason to be proud.

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  14. Wag The Dog: Northern Kentucky Dog Will Run For PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    She might be a bit shaggy, but Lucy Lou wants to run for president - and she comes with political experience. The border collie has served as mayor of Rabbit Hash, an unincorporated community of 135 residents along the Ohio River in northern Kentucky, since 2008.

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  15. Marriage: Kentucky clerk won't issue licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WKBT

    A clerk in Kentucky is still refusing to issue marriage licenses based on religious objections. On Friday, lawyers for the clerk filed a petition with Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan hoping the Court will allow the clerk to continue to refuse to issue marriage licenses while she seeks to appeal a lower court decision requiring her to do so.

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  16. Gay Iranian refugee gets new start in Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Inside Bay Area

    Mohamad knew too well the risks of being a gay man in Iran. Physical abuse? Yes, he had friends who had been beaten by police.

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  17. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Embattled Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has until the end of business Monday to comply with a federal judge's ruling to issue marriage licenses. It was just last week when the federal appeals court upheld a ruling ordering the Kentucky clerk to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.

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  18. Prosecutors Ask Judge to Allow Future Refiling of Charges Against Terry BeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Willamette Week

    A Lane County judge will probably dismiss sexual abuse charges against Terry Bean tomorrow because Bean's alleged victim has told prosecutors he will not appear in court to testify against the gay rights pioneer and Democratic fundraiser. But in a motion filed on Friday, prosecutors are asking the judge to make that dismissal "without prejudice."

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  19. Biased Media vs. Behavioral StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    I love her because she is a little over a hundred pounds, 5'2" gutsy fired ball. However, every time we fly, I pray she makes it through TSA without losing her cool.

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  20. Adult Swim's "China, IL" creators on their oddball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Salon

    When I interviewed Brad Neely, the creative force behind Adult Swim's "China, IL," I started by saying, "Tell me a little bit about your approach, because Salon's readers aren't totally in your target demographic." I was trying to make a point about stoned teenagers being Adult Swim's most fervent audience.

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