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Ethiopia to allow mass anti-gay protests to alert society to ‘homosexual agenda’

| Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Ethiopia
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- Addis Ababa’s municipality on Tuesday approved a mass anti-gay protest to be held in Ethiopia’s capital and throughout the country later this month, according to the Ethiopian Reporter.

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Miss. approves religious freedom bill that could allow anti-gay discrimination

| Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Mississippi state capitol in Jackson.
JACKSON, Miss. -- Mississippi lawmakers on Tuesday passed the final version of a bill that says state and local governments cannot put a substantial burden on religious practices, a measure that sparked debate about possible discrimination against gay people and other groups.

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Catholic nun tells students gay parents abuse kids, masturbation turns boys gay

MATT COMER | QNotes | Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Sister Jane Dominic Laurel
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Students and parents at Charlotte Catholic High School are speaking out after they say a campus lecturer forcefully condemned homosexuality with outdated statistics, prejudiced stereotypes and other extremist claims.

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Uganda holds ‘thanksgiving’ event in celebration of anti-gay law

| Monday, March 31, 2014
Rebecca Vassie, APUgandans supportive of their government's anti-gay stance attend a march and rally organized by a coalition of Ugandan religious leaders and government officials, at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda, Monday, March 31, 2014.
KAMPALA, Uganda -- President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has launched fresh condemnation of gays, saying they deserve punishment because homosexuality "is criminal and it is so cruel."

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Kyrgyzstan to consider anti-gay law similar to Russia’s gay ‘propaganda’ ban

| Saturday, March 29, 2014
Kyrgyzstan
The Central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan is considering an anti-gay law that would prohibit its citizens from creating "a positive attitude toward non-traditional sexual relations” among minors, a bill nearly identical to Russia's anti-gay propaganda law.

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NY appeals court upholds $1.6 million judgement awarded to lesbian chef

JEFF D. GORMAN | Courthouse News Service | Saturday, March 29, 2014
Mirella Salemi
NEW YORK -- The owner of a Mexican restaurant in Tribeca who warned his staff weekly about the eternal damnation awaiting "gay people" owes a lesbian chef $1.6 million, a New York appeals court ruled.

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Radical clerics promise more violence at IDAHOT demonstrations in Georgia

| Saturday, March 29, 2014
Thousands of anti-gay protesters, including Orthodox priests, occupied a central street in Georgia's capital Friday, with some threatening to lash with nettles any participant in a gay pride parade which was to take place there. Photos: Shakh Aivazov, AP
TBILISI, Georgia -- Radical Orthodox Christians and clerics are warning the LGBT community in this eastern European nation that any demonstrations on the upcoming International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) would be met with even harsher retaliation that marred the event one year ago.

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Franklin Graham says gays are out to ‘recruit’ kids through marriage, adoption

MATT COMER | QNotes | Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Franklin-Graham
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Franklin Graham, son of iconic American evangelist Billy Graham, spoke with The Charlotte Observer this week, addressing for the first time a written editorial in which the younger Graham praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for that nation’s new anti-LGBT legislation.

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White House takes action in response to Uganda’s anti-gay law

| Tuesday, March 25, 2014
White-House
WASHINGTON -- The White House on Monday said it was taking action in response to the recent passage of Uganda an anti-gay law, signed by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in January.

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Fred Phelps’ hate seen by some as helping to advance gay rights

| Friday, March 21, 2014
Fred Phelps
TOPEKA, Kan. -- Fred Phelps Sr. led his small Topeka church for more than two decades in a bellicose crusade against gays and lesbians, saying they were worthy of death and openly declaring — often at military funerals — that the U.S. was doomed because of its tolerance of homosexuality.

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