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Russian newspaper investigated for alleged violation of gay ‘propaganda’ law

| Thursday, November 14, 2013
Alexander Yermoshkin
MOSCOW -- A Russian newspaper is the first organization to come under scrutiny for alleged violation of the country's anti-gay "propaganda" law after it published an interview with a openly gay middle school teacher.

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Miss Universe: Transgender contestants should have their own pageants

| Thursday, November 14, 2013
Pavel Golovkin, APGabriela Isler of Venezuela is crowned Miss Universe on Nov. 9, 2013 in Moscow, Russia.
Gabriela Isler, the former Miss Venezuela who was crowned Miss Universe on Saturday, said she does not believe transgender contestants should be allowed to participate in the Miss Universe pageant.

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Report: LGBT workers of color among most disadvantaged in U.S. workforce

| Thursday, November 14, 2013
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WASHINGTON -- A new report released Thursday finds LGBT workers of color are among the most disadvantaged workers in America.

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Texas school denies transgender teen’s right to wear tuxedo in yearbook photo

BRANDON MEDINA | South Texas News | Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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LA FERIA, Texas -- As a senior at La Feria High School, Jeydon Loredo looked forward to his senior portrait appearing in his school’s yearbook.

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Poll: Republicans more tolerant of students wearing Confederate flag over rainbow flag

| Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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A new poll finds that Republicans are more tolerant of high school students wearing a Confederate battle flag to school than they are of students wearing a gay pride (rainbow) flag to school.

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Bill lifting ban on HIV organ donation heads to Obama for signature

| Wednesday, November 13, 2013
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WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved legislation that lifts the federal ban on the donation of HIV-positive organs to HIV-positive recipients.

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Judge orders disclosure of documents relating to flawed gay parenting study

| Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Mark Regnerus
A Florida state court judge on Tuesday ordered the University of Central Florida to turn over records related to the publication of a debunked 2012 study conducted by Mark Regnerus that demonizes gay and lesbian parents.

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Catholic Church yanks YMCA grant over relationship with pro-gay marriage group

| Tuesday, November 12, 2013
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- The Catholic Church is rescinding a $60,000 grant to the University YMCA in Champaign, Ill., because the organization has refused to cut ties with an LGBT support group that backs same-sex marriage in Illinois.

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Plaintiff in N.M. same-sex marriage lawsuit loses battle with brain cancer

| Monday, November 11, 2013
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SANTA FE, N.M. -- Jennifer Neuman-Roper, one of the plaintiffs in the ACLU lawsuit seeking marriage equality in New Mexico, died on Friday of advanced cancer. She was 44.

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Former prosecutor wants job back after being fired for harassing gay student

| Monday, November 11, 2013
Andrew Shirvell
DETROIT -- A former assistant attorney general for the state of Michigan who was fired after expressing hostility toward a gay University of Michigan student government president has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the state's current attorney general and his predecessor.

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