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Methodist churches nationwide are publicly rebelling against the denomination’s anti-LGBTQ stance
Methodist churches nationwide are publicly rebelling against the denomination’s anti-LGBTQ stance

The United Methodist Church is facing a schism over its anti-LGBTQ stance.

Game of Thrones is a running a major contest. Gay & bi men can’t participate like everyone else.
Game of Thrones is a running a major contest. Gay & bi men can’t participate like everyone else.

If you've played "Renly and Loras" in the past year, you can't win the Game of Thrones no matter how much you bleed for it.

Unethical surgeon loses job after sharing graphic & demeaning pics of trans patients on Instagram
Unethical surgeon loses job after sharing graphic & demeaning pics of trans patients on Instagram

In a disgusting violation of patient privacy, he posted an image of a dissected penis that he arranged into a heart-shape on Valentine's Day.

This college dean loves Chick-fil-A so much she quit her job when they weren’t allowed on campus
This college dean loves Chick-fil-A so much she quit her job when they weren’t allowed on campus

She said her views "mirror" the fast food chain's and the decision not give them a prime spot on campus felt “like I had been punched in the stomach.”

A Catholic school rejected a kindergartner with gay parents. Now other parents are rallying.
A Catholic school rejected a kindergartner with gay parents. Now other parents are rallying.

The school said it wouldn't allow a same-sex couple to enroll their kid in the school because it "creates a conflict" between the tolerance at home and the homophobia they teach in the church.

Gay Nevada Senate Majority Leader resigns amid federal charges of stealing from his own campaign
Gay Nevada Senate Majority Leader resigns amid federal charges of stealing from his own campaign

"I hope to have the opportunity to prove someday that this is not who I am, just something I did wrong."

A group of strangers was shopping in a bookstore when a suicidal gay man called the shop
A group of strangers was shopping in a bookstore when a suicidal gay man called the shop

As the clerk frantically talked to the closeted man, a kindly lesbian stepped up and took the phone. What happened next will leave you in tears.

Westboro Baptist attack on trans politician backfires spectacularly
Westboro Baptist attack on trans politician backfires spectacularly

Roem has raised almost $30,000 from over 800 donors from all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia, since the rabidly anti-LGBTQ group announced a protest aimed at her.

Prosecutors to drop charges against former Congressman Aaron Schock
Prosecutors to drop charges against former Congressman Aaron Schock

The totally-not-gay-at-all Republican was accused of using campaign funds for personal expenses including numerous trips around the world with his male "photographer."

Former military chiefs accuse Pentagon of deceiving Congress about transgender troops
Former military chiefs accuse Pentagon of deceiving Congress about transgender troops

They say Pentagon officials deliberately lied to Congress about the ability of trans service members to perform their duties - and they have the Department of Defense's own data to back them up.

Watch a massage parlor caught on video denying service to a gay couple
Watch a massage parlor caught on video denying service to a gay couple

They booked a couple's massage but were told "A couple must be a man and a woman."

Did Tim Gunn meet J. Edgar Hoover while the former FBI director was dressed as a woman?
Did Tim Gunn meet J. Edgar Hoover while the former FBI director was dressed as a woman?

Gunn says fact checkers have investigated his story and proven that it was possible Hoover was crossdressing when the two met in the 60s.

Kathy Griffin still isn’t over her breakup with Anderson Cooper
Kathy Griffin still isn’t over her breakup with Anderson Cooper

“I was devastated. It still hurts. I mean, I really loved him."

Mr. Rogers was bisexual according to his friends
Mr. Rogers was bisexual according to his friends

"I have found women attractive, and I have found men attractive."

Colorado & anti-gay baker settle wedding cake discrimination cases
Colorado & anti-gay baker settle wedding cake discrimination cases

“The larger constitutional issues might well be decided down the road, but these cases will not be the vehicle for resolving them.”

Florida Republicans introduce bill that would repeal all local LGBTQ nondiscrimination ordinances
Florida Republicans introduce bill that would repeal all local LGBTQ nondiscrimination ordinances

Over 60 percent of Florida's LGBTQ community would lose nondiscrimination protections provided by local human rights ordinances if a bill proposed in the state legislature passes.

Infamous anti-gay killer stabbed to death in prison
Infamous anti-gay killer stabbed to death in prison

Steven Eric Mullins kidnapped and murdered Billy Jack Gaither in a case that captivated the nation and helped lead the way for a federal hate crime law.

Before he was president, Trump supported this pro-LGBTQ potential 2020 opponent
Before he was president, Trump supported this pro-LGBTQ potential 2020 opponent

Trump gave $6000 to this Democrat's election campaigns.

Republicans are about to make a hate group’s lawyer a federal appeals court judge
Republicans are about to make a hate group’s lawyer a federal appeals court judge

She has only been a lawyer for nine years, but Senate Republicans are about to put a hate group's lawyer on the federal appeals court.

President Trump served Chick-fil-A to guests in the White House
President Trump served Chick-fil-A to guests in the White House

The President who has attacked the LGBTQ community the most served up Chick-fil-A, a company known for opposing LGBTQ rights.

An LGBTQ-friendly church covered up ‘United Methodist’ in its sign in protest of anti-LGBTQ ban
An LGBTQ-friendly church covered up ‘United Methodist’ in its sign in protest of anti-LGBTQ ban

The Methodists' harsh, anti-LGBTQ stance is already starting to divide the church.

Second person cured of HIV in major medical breakthrough
Second person cured of HIV in major medical breakthrough

Almost 12 years to the day the first patient was cured of HIV, scientists announced they've done it again.

No matter how much Ivanka wishes, the Trumps will never match the Kennedys
No matter how much Ivanka wishes, the Trumps will never match the Kennedys

Ivanka's claim that she knows what working people want is laughable, but it's not impossible for the rich to make life better for average people.

Fairbanks mayor vetoes LGBTQ nondiscrimination ordinance he co-sponsored
Fairbanks mayor vetoes LGBTQ nondiscrimination ordinance he co-sponsored

Jim Matherly was a co-sponsor, but "soul searching" caused him to veto the ordinance.

Pete Buttigieg called Mike Pence a ‘super-nice guy.’ Where’s the outrage?
Pete Buttigieg called Mike Pence a ‘super-nice guy.’ Where’s the outrage?

People were outraged that Joe Biden called Pence a "decent guy," so why is it different when gay candidate Pete Buttigieg does something similar?

Donald Duck comic will include a lesbian couple after 10-year-old requests people like her parents
Donald Duck comic will include a lesbian couple after 10-year-old requests people like her parents

"There are no gays or lesbians in Donald Duck. I've checked them all," the adorable girl said.

Maisie Williams & Sophie Turner kept making out on the set of ‘Game of Thrones’
Maisie Williams & Sophie Turner kept making out on the set of ‘Game of Thrones’

"People always think Maisie and I are a couple. I mean, I am obsessed with her, so you never know."