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Tea Party leader: Florida GOP is being taken over by gay ‘thugs’

| Saturday, November 30, 2013
Danita Kilcullen, seen here in her mug shot from May 2011 after being arrested for kicking a police officer during a political rally.
The co-founder of the Florida Tea Party says the local Republican Party in Broward County, Fla., is being taken over by gay "thugs."

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Bill allowing Ill. gay weddings to take effect sooner than June may see vote

| Thursday, November 28, 2013
Photos: Charles Rex Arbogast, APPatricia Ewert, left, and Vernita Gray, right, stand before Cook County Judge Patricia Logue, center, as she presides over their wedding ceremony.
CHICAGO -- A same-sex couples' expedited marriage license could mean the start of other efforts to move up the effective date of Illinois' new same-sex marriage law.

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VCU students distribute LGBT-themed coffee sleeves to promote equality

NATHAN CUSHING | RVA News | Thursday, November 28, 2013
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RICHMOND, Va. -- A group of students at Virginia Commonwealth University created 1,000 coffee sleeves with depictions of local LGBT individuals that it distributed Tuesday at Richmond area coffee shops in an effort to support equality.

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Duncan’s Bar Mitzvah – A Call for Freedom to Marry

| Thursday, November 28, 2013
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On November 9, 2013, Duncan McAlpine Sennett became a Bar Mitzvah at Congregation Beth Israel in Portland, Oregon. During this important rite of passage for a Jewish 13 year old, the Bar Mitzvah gives a speech or "D'var Torah" relating the biblical text to their own lives and passions.

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Friends, former co-workers say server who was ‘stiffed’ tip has a history of lies

| Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Dayna Morales
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- The waitress now accused of fabricating a story of being left a homophobic note in lieu of a tip has a reputation for lying, according to former colleagues and friends.

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‘Biggest Loser’ trainer Bob Harper comes out as gay publicly for the first time

| Wednesday, November 27, 2013
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LOS ANGELES -- Personal trainer Bob Harper of NBC's "The Biggest Loser" opened up about his personal life and came out as gay publicly for the first time on Tuesday night’s episode of the weight loss reality show.

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UK bed and breakfast owners lose appeal in gay discrimination case

| Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Peter and Hazelmary Bull
LONDON -- The Christian owners of a hotel in southern England have lost a U.K. Supreme Court appeal over whether their refusal to let a gay couple stay amounted to discrimination.

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Gay cadet group leader responds to Air Force academy controversy

| Wednesday, November 27, 2013
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Most of the “reporting” on the recent “scandal” at the Air Force Academy, regarding the employment of Dr. Mike Rosebush, refuses to quote the cadets that spoke openly in a conference call last week, but continues to quote their cadet sources. I find the absolute disregard for a discussion with all the voices represented increasingly interesting. Why are these other cadet sources to be considered real and truthful but the cadets on the call thought of as liars? And truly, if one thinks cadets are afraid of speaking frankly in the face of rank, one must not know very many cadets...

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Va. lawmakers introduce bills to repeal state’s ban on same-sex marriage

| Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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RICHMOND, Va. -- Two Virginia lawmakers have introduced a measure aimed at repealing that state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

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