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Cardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, dies

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Cardinal Francis George
Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who fought tirelessly against the legalization of same-sex marriage in Illinois, and who once compared LGBT people to the Ku Klux Klan, died after a long fight with cancer. [...]

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Which GOP 2016 hopeful would attend a same-sex wedding, which one wouldn’t, and who wouldn’t say

Thursday, April 16, 2015
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A conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt asked the “gotcha” question to two GOP 2016 hopefuls on Thursday: whether or not they would attend a same-sex wedding after Marco Rubio told... [...]

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Some San Francisco Catholics call for ouster of anti-gay archbishop

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Salvatore Cordileone
More than 100 Bay Area Catholics went public with their complaints about the San Francisco archbishop, asking Pope Francis to replace Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone with someone more inclusive and less divisive. [...]

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Hillary Clinton supports Supreme Court ruling in favor of nationwide marriage equality

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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Hillary Clinton supports a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court granting the right of same-sex couples to marry across the nation, a campaign spokesperson said Wednesday. [...]

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Cory Booker delivers impassioned speech on Senate floor to underscore need for marriage equality

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Cory-Booker
The N.J. Senator took to the Senate floor to underscore the importance of nationwide marriage marriage equality, and to tell the story of Jim Obergefell, lead plaintiff in one of six cases to be heard by the Supreme Court. [...]

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Jake Tapper grills Marco Rubio on marriage equality: ‘You’re the candidate of yesterday’

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) - who on Monday formally announced his candidacy for president - appeared on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper” to discuss where he stands on a number of issues. [...]

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There are a lot of terrible arguments against same-sex marriage, but this may be the worst

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Preston Dahlgren and Jeff Bennion are among the married men documented in a recent TLC show “My Husband's Not Gay" about men with same-sex attractions.
The Supreme Court must not protect gay couples’ marriages, because doing so would demean marriages between gay men and their wives. [...]

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Same-sex couple featured in Hillary Clinton video extend wedding invitation to candidate

Monday, April 13, 2015
Jared Milrad and Nathan Johnson
Hillary Clinton unveiled her long-expected 2016 White House bid with a video Sunday that opens with a series of testimonials from everyday Americans going through major life changes, including a same-sex couple planning to marry soon. [...]

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Second shot: Hillary Clinton running again for president

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, as a top adviser announced her much-awaited second campaign for the White House. John Podesta, a top adviser to Clinton, told alumni of her first presidential campaign in an email: "It's official: Hillary's running for president." [...]

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Elton John, Michael Stipe call for protection of transgender inmates

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Michael Stipe (left) and Elton John
Elton John and Michael Stipe are calling for the equal rights of transgender inmates following claims that a transgender woman was mistreated at a Georgia prison. [...]

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