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Anchorage Mayor vetoes anti-discrimination ordinance

Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan vetoed the controversial anti-discrimination ordinance on Monday, citing negative comments and arguing that there is no need for the measure. City leaders passed the measure that bans discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender ...

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Justice Department defends DOMA, despite Obama’s call for repeal

The Obama administration declared today that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) discriminates against gays and lesbians, while at the same time Justice Department lawyers moved in federal court to defend the law, and urged a federal judge to throw ...

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Brad Pitt on Bill Maher, speaking out for marriage equality

Brad Pitt appeared on Real Time with Bill Maher Friday night, speaking out for gay marriage, his pro-marijuana agenda, and anti-religion crusade. “You know, I grew up in a religious family, in a religious community and it just doesn’t make ...

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Couples gather for ‘Great Nationwide Kiss-in’ protest over gay harassment (Videos)

The Mormon church’s aggressive support for Proposition 8, which banned gay marriage in California last year, has turned the Utah-based church into a lightning rod for gay rights activism, including a “nationwide kiss-in” today in more than 50 communities. The ...

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Iowa Gay Marriage foe gets endorsement from anti-gay rights group

In what’s shaping up to be a heated race in Iowa’s House District 90, Republican Stephen Burgmeier has received the endorsement of anti-gay rights organization Everyday America. The race between Burgmeier and Democrat Curt Hanson to fill the seat left ...

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Gay Marriage advocacy group pushes for delay in vote until 2012

One of California’s largest gay rights advocacy groups announced this week it will wait until 2012 to push for an amendment to the state Constitution permitting same-sex marriage, but other organizations with the same agenda insisted they want to bring ...

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‘Till The End’ – Music Video, by Tom Goss

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Since April 2006, when he released his self-produced debut, Naked Without, openly gay artist Tom Goss has played scores of coffeehouses, bars, gay pride festivals and other events — honing his skills along the way, and developing a loyal following ...

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NO H8 Campaign Releases 2nd Marriage Equality PSA (Video)

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The NO H8 Campaign has released it’s second official public service announcement titled "I'm Coming Out" to help raise awareness about Propostion 8 and Marriage Equality... ...

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Lutherans to consider lifting ban on partnered gay clergy

The nation’s largest Lutheran denomination will consider lifting its ban on gay and lesbian clergy who are in committed, long-term relationships as it gathers next week for a churchwide assembly More than 1,000 delegates will gather in Minneapolis August 17-23 ...

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‘Coming Out Mormon’ tells story of family, faith and being gay

In a new Current TV segment, 26 year-old Cody Derrick tells his coming out story. Cody Derrick grew up in a conservative Mormon home in the suburbs of Salt Lake City, Utah. At the age of 21, shortly after returning ...

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