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Graveyard exclusively for lesbians being inaugurated in historic Berlin cemetery

| Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Markus Schreiber, APA view to the new designed part of the Georgen Parochial Cemetery in central district Mitte of Berlin that will be designation for lesbians only.
BERLIN -- A new burial area for lesbians only is being inaugurated this weekend in a two-century-old cemetery in the German capital.

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‘The Fosters’ brings TV a rare depiction of lesbian couple as heads of household

| Monday, June 10, 2013
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"The Fosters" is a study in unlikely bedfellows. The new ABC Family drama pairs mainstream star Jennifer Lopez and Peter Paige, who played bubbly Emmett in the cult favorite series "Queer as Folk," as executive producers. It brings to television a rare depiction of a lesbian couple as heads of a household.

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Male suitors flock to lesbian after wealthy father offers ‘marriage bounty’

| Friday, September 28, 2012
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The recently married lesbian daughter of a Hong Kong property and shipping tycoon has been flood with marriage proposals from male suitors after her father offered $65 million "marriage bounty" for any man who can win her heart and walk her down the aisle.

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Gay Chicago TV talks lesbian political power with LPAC Chair Sarah Schmidt (Video)

| Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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After the Supreme Court decision in Citizens United, money poured into elections with the creation of super PACs -- political action committees that can raise unlimited sums of money from corporations, unions, associations, and individuals, then spend unlimited sums to overtly advocate for or against political candidates.

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Cynthia Nixon did not choose to be gay

| Monday, January 30, 2012
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Cynthia Nixon recently told the New York Times that she chose to be gay. Her statement was clumsy, irresponsible, inaccurate, and lent itself to exploitation by anti-gay activists.

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Cynthia Nixon’s comments prove we still don’t know how to talk about sexual identity

| Friday, January 27, 2012
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The LGBT blogosphere has been wrestling with comments made by actress Cynthia Nixon to The New York Times that she chose to be a lesbian: "And for me, it is a choice. I understand that for many people it’s not, but for me it’s a choice, and you don’t get to define my gayness for me."

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Report: 9 million Americans identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender

| Thursday, April 7, 2011
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An estimated 9 million people across the United States identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, according to a study released Thursday by the Williams Institute at UCLA's School of Law.

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