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Hypocrisy for Orlando: Republicans Condemned for Fomenting Anti-Gay Hate
Society & Culture  (tags: society, LGBTQ community, government, republican law makers, hypocrisy, rights, sadness, politics, interesting, ethics, safety, gayrights )

Carrie
- 41 days ago - commondreams.org
Lawmakers behind spate of bigoted anti-LGBTQ laws now express sadness, recriminations against violent attack on gay community
50 Killed in Florida Nightclub, Shooter Pledged ISIS Allegiance (Videos)
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT nightclub, Orlando Florida, gayrights, fatal shootings, murder, family, crime, violence, sadness, videos )

Barb
- 41 days ago - cnn.com
Orlando shooting suspect Omar Mateen was interviewed by the FBI in 2013 and 2014, FBI Assistant Special Agent Ronald Hopper told reporters Sunday. "Those interviews turned out to be inconclusive, so there was nothing to keep the
Hollywood Goes to War Against Georgia's Religious Liberty Bill
Society & Culture  (tags: law, rights, gayrights, freedoms, politics, society )

Cal
- 121 days ago - takepart.com
Industry threats to stop working there over the lack of LGBT rights could cost the Peach State as much as $4 billion.
SIGN PLEASE! Don't Let Radical Republicans Override All Of NC's Anti-Discrimination Laws
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, gayrights, politics, law, discrination, society )

Cal
- 121 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign our petition and tell Governor McCrory and the legislature that discrimination is unacceptable. Don't bring hate to the Tar Heel State!
Ellen Page On New Film's Heart: 'All We Want Is To Love And Be Loved'
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, same sex marriage, rights, movies, media, celebrity, society, usa, politics )

Cal
- 293 days ago - npr.org
The new film Freeheld tells the real life story of Laurel Hester, a New Jersey police detective, who is diagnosed with late stage lung cancer.Ultimately the case makes national headlines, and when the city council finally rules in her favor, it's seen
ISIS Fighters Throw Man From a Building in Iraq for Being Gay as a Baying Crowd Gathers Below
Society & Culture  (tags: Gay, Islam, Muslims, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, gayrights, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Penny
- 352 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Victim has been blindfolded and bound before being thrown to his death Accused of being gay and a large crowd gathers to watch the punishment Photographs are the latest proof of ISIS ambition to murder homosexuals
Native American Civil Rights Activist Found Dead in Mississippi Jail Cell Under Mysterious Circumstances
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, goodnews, government, health, humans, interesting, internet, law )

Jamie
- 361 days ago - rt.com
Henry a Choctaw longtime activist, was found dead of unspecified causes in jail n July 14 30 min after last seen. He was detained on Jul 9 for a traffic fine a jail of the same county known for the Mississippi Burning murders more than 50 years ago.
Hundreds Gather to Watch Islamic State Throw Gay Man to His Death
Society & Culture  (tags: gay, Islamic state, Islam, Muslims, abuse, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, gayrights, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 363 days ago - express.co.uk
SHOCKING pictures have emerged showing hundreds of people waiting to watch Islamic State (ISIS) militants brutally punish a man accused of being gay.
'Dead Wrong About the Bible': Portland Pastor Annihilates Christians Who Use Religion to Push Bigotry
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, marriage equality, religion, government, politics, ethics, freedoms, gayrights, society, world, humans, law, rights, interesting )

Carrie
- 390 days ago - rawstory.com
"With its historic ruling on Marriage Equality Friday," writes Adam Phillips, pastor at Christ Church: Portland, "the U.S. Supreme Court finally caught up to the movement of the Holy Spirit. That's right. I said it."
Captive Virgins, Polygamy and Sex Slaves: What Marriage Would Look Like If We Actually Followed the Bible
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, religion, 'Bible believers', marriage equality, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, gayrights, humans, interesting, law, society, culture, environment, politics, rights )

Carrie
- 390 days ago - rawstory.com
Bible believers are beside themselves about the prospect that marriage norms and laws are changing, but let me tell you a secret about Bible believers that I know because I was one. Most don't actually read their Bibles.
Marriage Equality Is The Law Of The Land. Now What?
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, law, government, gayrights, society, usa )

Cal
- 394 days ago - thinkprogress.org
On Friday, the Supreme Court made history by ruling that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry, bringing marriage equality to the entire United States. Now, gay and lesbian couples can legally wed in every state in the country.
This Court Case May Finally End One of the Most Appallingly Homophobic Practices Ever
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, LGBT rights, Homophobia, 'Conversion Therapy', ethics, crime, abuse, society, culture, rights, freedoms, children, family, humans, news, law, interesting, gayrights, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 417 days ago - mic.com
A New Jersey court case beginning on Wednesday could be the opening salvo in the final battle over conversion therapy. The first case of its kind, four former clients of an ex-gay conversion therapy provider are contending in Ferguson vs. JONAH that ...
JK Rowling Destroys Westboro Baptist Church With One Simple Tweet ~ and It's Awesome
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, JK Rowling, Westboro Baptist Church, freedoms, ethics, gayrights, interesting, news, Ireland, law, politics, rights, violence, humans, religion, women )

Carrie
- 423 days ago - rawstory.com
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling slapped down the Westboro Baptist Church on Tuesday after the infamous religious group threatened to picket a fictional wedding, Gay Star News reports.
Creationist: If Evolution Is True, Then It Wasn't Wrong for Josh Duggar to Molest His Sisters
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, creationists, creationism, ethics, family, society, women, humans, news, children, dishonesty, gayrights, law, rights, sadness, education, culture, safety )

Carrie
- 426 days ago - rawstory.com
A creationism activist suggested Josh Duggar be punished for molesting his sleeping sisters and their friends by being paid to campaign against LGBT people marrying one another.
 

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