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Nepal’s sexual minorities parade to demand rights

Sunday, August 30, 2015
About 500 paraders participated the annual rally in downtown Kathmandu.
"Our main demand is that the rights of the sexual minorities should be guaranteed in the new constitution," said Pinky Gurung of the Blue Diamond Society ...

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Kentucky County wants to fire clerk who won’t issue marriage licenses

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis
The Rowan County Attorney wants clerk Kim Davis charged with misconduct -- a step that may help oust her from her position. ...

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Tennessee students asked to use new gender-neutral pronouns

Saturday, August 29, 2015
The University of Tennessee's Ayres Hall
The University of Tennessee Office for Diversity and Inclusion is asking students and faculty to use the pronouns in order to create a more inclusive campus, ...

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Prosecutors: Charges against activist likely to be dropped

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Terry Bean
Child sex-abuse charges against prominent gay rights activist Terry Bean will likely be dismissed, since the alleged victim is unlikely to show up for trial. ...

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Rowan County clerk closes office ahead of gay rights protest

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Maria Blevins of Morehead, Ky., waves her sign at passing cars during a protest on the lawn of the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.
A note on the door did not explain the office's closure. ...

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Plaintiffs seek to block Miss. ban on gay couples adopting

Friday, August 28, 2015
The couples and two gay-rights groups filed suit Aug. 12 to challenge the 2000 adoption ban.
The couples and two gay-rights groups filed suit Aug. 12 to challenge the 2000 adoption ban. ...

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BREAKING: Kentucky clerk asks US Supreme Court to intervene in marriage case

Friday, August 28, 2015
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis objects to same-sex marriage for religious reasons.
The Supreme Court says the constitution guarantees gay people have the right to marry, but Davis contends the First Amendment guarantees her the right of religious freedom. ...

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Vatican gets embroiled in Italy’s ‘banned books’ fray

Friday, August 28, 2015
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A formulaic blessing by Pope Francis of a lesbian children's book publisher and her partner had been interpreted by the press as an endorsement of their lifestyle. ...

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Gender-neutral prefix “Mx.” is now in the Oxford English Dictionary

Friday, August 28, 2015
"Mx." is now officially a word.
The prefix -- intended for people who don't identify as Mr., Ms., Mrs., or Miss -- has been officially added into the lexicon. ...

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Donald Trump stumbles through explaining his opposition to gay marriage

Friday, August 28, 2015
For once, Donald Trump ignores a question.
“I’ve gone to gay weddings. I’ve been at gay weddings. I have been against it from the standpoint of Bible..." ...

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