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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
Virginia
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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School board member defends remarks that transgender kids should be castrated

| Tuesday, November 26, 2013
KREX-TVKatherine Svenson
DELTA, Colo. -- A Colorado school board member is standing by statements she made at a meeting last month in which she said transgender students should be castrated before being allowed to use restrooms that fit their gender identity.

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Mary Cheney to headline Ind. fundraiser to fight proposed gay marriage ban

| Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Mary Cheney
INDIANAPOLIS -- Mary Cheney is coming to Indianapolis to help raise money to fight a proposed amendment banning gay marriage.

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Alec Baldwin, MSNBC announce ‘mutual parting’ following actor’s anti-gay slur

| Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Seth Wenig, APAlec Baldwin
NEW YORK — MSNBC and Alec Baldwin say they are ending the actor's talk show, which was suspended for two weeks after the actor used an anti-gay slur against a photographer in a New York City street.

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Couple says gay server’s claim they left anti-gay note instead of tip is ‘a scam’

| Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Dayna Morales
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- A New Jersey couple has come forward to dispute a story that made national headlines this month when a gay server claimed she was left a note criticizing her "lifestyle" instead of a tip.

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Cameroon man sentenced to nine years in prison for same-sex relationship

| Monday, November 25, 2013
Cameroon
LIMBE, Cameroon -- A Cameroon man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for breaking that nation's laws against homosexuality.

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Student petitions governor, lawmakers to ban conversion therapy in Minnesota

| Monday, November 25, 2013
Alec Fischer
EDINA, Minn. -- An openly gay University of Minnesota political science major is spearheading a petition asking Minnesota's Gov. Mark Dayton and state lawmakers to pass a law in the upcoming 2014 legislative session that would ban "ex-gay" therapy for minors.

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GLAAD announces selection of new President and CEO

| Monday, November 25, 2013
Sarah Kate Ellis
NEW YORK -- The National Board of Directors of GLAAD, the nation's LGBT media advocacy organization, on Monday announced the selection of Sarah Kate Ellis as the organization's new CEO and president following a nationwide search.

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Popular gay dance club in Moscow targeted with second attack this month

| Monday, November 25, 2013
Central Station, Moscow.
MOSCOW -- A Moscow dance club popular with the LGBT community suffered its second attack in as many weeks when unknown assailants late Saturday night released an as yet identified noxious gas inside the main portion of the club.

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