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LGBT Leader Will Be Indy Mayor's Press Secretary

Filed by Bil Browning | June 22, 2015 | 12:45 PM | comments

Brad Jacklin, former Executive Director of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus for the House of Representatives, has taken a position as press secretary for Indianapolis' Republican mayor Greg Ballard.Read More

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Jon Stewart On Charleston Attack

Filed by Ed Team | June 19, 2015 | 3:24 PM | comments

I honestly have nothing, other than just sadness, once again, that we have to peer into the abyss of the depraved violence that we do to each other.Read More

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Rachel Dolezal Comes Out As Bisexual

Filed by Ed Team | June 18, 2015 | 10:30 AM | comments

"And I will intentionally ask, like, so, do you just date light-skinned women."Read More

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Gay 'Bear' Couple Own JebBushForPresident.com

Filed by Bil Browning | June 17, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

Two self described "tech bears" own JebBushForPresident.com and have no plans to release it to the presidential candidate.Read More

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Trans Woman Confirmed As Pennsylvania Physician General

Filed by Ed Team | June 10, 2015 | 3:30 PM | comments

"I think [being trans] has helped me in terms of the LGBT community in terms of understanding what all the issues are."Read More

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IN Guv Issues Pride Welcome, Forgets LGBT People

Filed by Bil Browning | June 03, 2015 | 11:00 AM | comments

*facepalm*Read More

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Huckabee Wishes He Was Trans

Filed by Ed Team | June 02, 2015 | 1:08 PM | comments

"Now I wish that someone told me that when I was in high school that I could have felt like a woman when it came time to take showers in PE"Read More

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Bernie Sanders Announces Presidential Run

Filed by Ed Team | May 27, 2015 | 8:30 AM | comments

This makes him the first official challenger to Hillary Clinton.Read More

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The GOP Can't Have It Both Ways on Marriage Equality

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 29, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

Republican presidential candidates trying to satisfy their ever-shrinking white evangelical base and the growing majority of Americans who favor marriage equality will find it impossible to have it both ways.Read More

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North Dakota Anti-Gay Politician Outed

Filed by Bil Browning | April 28, 2015 | 3:00 PM | comments

North Dakota Republican state representative Randy Boehning has a history of voting against the LGBT community, but that hasn't stopped him from cruising hookup apps looking for gay sex. Natch.Read More

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Jindal: I'm Determined to Ruin Economy Over Gays

Filed by Bil Browning | April 24, 2015 | 2:30 PM | comments

Governor and presidential wannabe Bobby Jindal is adamant that Louisiana should be able to discriminate against LGBT people and says he's willing to ruin the state's economy to prove it.Read More

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Dan Savage Pokes GOP on Gay Wedding Angst

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

On Tuesday night's episode of 'All In With Chris Hayes,' LGBT advocate Dan Savage became the latest commentator to poke fun at Republicans for their awkward contortions on same-sex weddings.Read More

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Report: Pope Met With Stalled Gay Ambassador Nominee

Filed by John M. Becker | April 23, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

The French government is confirming that Pope Francis recently held a private meeting with Laurent Stefanini, France's openly gay ambassador-designate to the Vatican whom the Holy See has declined to confirm for months.Read More


SCOTUS Stops NOM from Reversing Marriage in Oregon

Filed by John M. Becker | April 21, 2015 | 5:00 PM | comments

The U.S. Supreme Court has squashed NOM's last attempt at stopping marriage equality in Oregon.Read More


The Bigots' Hail Mary: Marriage Equality Kills Babies

Filed by John M. Becker | April 21, 2015 | 4:00 PM | comments

In a laughably desperate Hail Mary attempt to disguise blatant bigotry as compassionate concern, 100 self-proclaimed "scholars of marriage" are claiming that same-sex marriage kills the unborn.Read More