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September 5, 2012 - 0 Comments

Tomorrow, Zach Wahls, a young icon for LGBT equality, will address the Democratic National Convention. It’s a great moment for the LGBT rights movement to have the child of a same-gender parent home to address a...

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July 23, 2012 - 0 Comments

                      Even moms can be bullies, as it turns out. Activist group and ever-present pain in the rear One Million Moms has publicly expressed its...

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July 17, 2012 - 0 Comments

It’s no cure, but we’ll take it. Truvada, a prescription antiretroviral drug approved in 2004 to suppress the progress of HIV in infected men and women, was approved on Monday by the Food and Drug...

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July 2, 2012 - 0 Comments

Anderson Cooper, the prestigious, long-time CNN talk show host who has faced gay speculation for years, has finally admitted to the general public that he is in fact gay. “I’m gay, always have been, always...

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June 29, 2012 - 0 Comments

Congressional leaders launched the historic Anti-Bullying Caucus Thursday afternoon, a landmark achievement as efforts heat up to pass national anti-bullying legislation. The caucus, led by Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.), hosts a largely bi-partisan membership of...

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June 28, 2012 - 0 Comments

The Philadelphia and Pittsburgh communities are readying their LGBT armies for two vigils intended to honor the memory of a lesbian couple shot in Texas last week. The pair had reportedly been seen together in...

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June 13, 2012 - 0 Comments

This past Tuesday, the Senate Committee for Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions met in a hearing on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), a piece of currently proposed labor non-discrimination legislation. ENDA, if passed, would add...

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June 6, 2012 - 0 Comments

If every supermodel pageant contestant shouts for “world peace,” that sure isn’t evident based on the example set by the reigning Miss Pennsylvania. Sheena Monnin, the 27-year-old representative of Pennsylvania in the Miss USA Pageant,...

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May 23, 2012 - 0 Comments

                        Chalk up one more round of fuel to the LGBTQ community’s fire when it comes to the oh-so-public Tyler Clementi case. Judge Glen...

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May 12, 2012 - 0 Comments

Sifting through the names of US presidents who have openly supported same-sex marriage while in office, there should be only one name that pops up: Barack Obama. On May 9, President Obama sat down with...

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