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Ireland Just Became the First Country to Approve Gay Marriage By a Popular Vote
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, culture, gayrights, politics, goodnews, GoodNews, freedoms )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - news.vice.com
The Irish voted overwhelmingly in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage and enshrining it in their constitution. All but one constituency voted yes on the referendum, and 62 percent of voters nationwide âEUR" more than 1.2 million people âEUR" supported it
Ireland Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, ethics, Ireland, legalize, same-sex, marriage, gay, homosexuality, dublin, gayrights )

Darren
- 19 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
DUBLIN âEUR" Ireland has voted resoundingly to legalize gay marriage in the worldâEUR(TM)s first national vote on the issue, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday even as official ballot counting continued.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ireland, Vote Yes to Marriage Equality on May 22nd!
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, culture, gayrights, world, Ireland, VOTE )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On May 22nd, voters in Ireland will walk into schools and church halls up and down the country, and they will have a very simple choice to make: whether to make their pencil mark beside âEUR~YesâEUR(TM) or beside âEUR~NoâEUR(TM).
Indiana's 'Religious Freedom' Bill Sparks Firestorm Of Controversy
Society & Culture  (tags: law, discrimination, Indiana, government, dishonesty, gayrights, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 56 days ago - npr.org
When Indiana's Republican Gov. Mike Pence signed a bill into law allowing the state's businesses to refuse to serve same-sex couples on religious grounds, he knew the move was a controversial one.
Keith Olbermann Calls on Sports Leagues to Abandon 'Medieval' Indiana Over Anti-Gay Law
Society & Culture  (tags: Indiana, Americans, NCAA, NFL, ethics, sports, society, culture, gayrights, news, freedoms, humans, abuse, government )

Carrie
- 59 days ago - rawstory.com
ESPN's Keith Olbermann has called on the National College Athletic Association and National Football League to boycott Indiana until the state repeals a new law that protects businesses that refuse to provide services to same-sex couples.
Michelle Duggar's Big Secret? Anti-LGBT Reality Star Has Openly Gay Sister
Society & Culture  (tags: quiverfull movement, Duggar family, gayrights, freedoms, society, culture, ethics, family, children, interesting, humans, rights )

Carrie
- 142 days ago - inquisitr.com
Michelle Duggar has made it no secret that she is firmly anti-LGBT, coming out staunchly against gay marriage. But one fact that Michelle Duggar has been less than forthcoming about -- is that her sister Evelyn Ruark (pictured with Michelle) is openly gay.
WATCH: Bystanders at Dallas Airport Stop Antigay Attack By Piling on Drunk Bully ~ STRONG LANGUAGE!
Society & Culture  (tags: Dallas airport, homophobia, violence, gayrights, freedoms, law, police, news, ethics, society, safety )

Carrie
- 211 days ago - rawstory.com
In the video embedded below, an apparently intoxicated man attacks another passenger who he believes is gay. Within seconds, a number of bystanders leap into action to take the attacker down and hold him until police can handcuff him and lead him away.
Phil Robertson's Despicable AIDS Argument Should Be the Last Straw
Society & Culture  (tags: society, TV, Phil Robertson, Duck Dynasty, homophobia, AIDS, ethics, dishonesty, religion, gayrights )

Carrie
- 250 days ago - thedailybeast.com
With lessons about family, God, and buckshot, there is a whole lot of ignorance coming out of Robertson's megaphone. Dangerous ignorance. Despicable, inexcusable ignorance. The latest instance might be the straw to break the camel's back.
Jordan's LGBT Community Fears Greater Intolerance
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, gayrights, Jordan, safety, politics, law, government, ethics, culture, freedoms, rights )

Cal
- 265 days ago - ipsnews.net
As the region is rocked by violence against a backdrop of the rise of radical groups, Jordan's lesbian gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community fears that new instability in the Hashemite kingdom could lead to increased intolerance towards the commun
The Darker Side for Gays in Lebanon
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, law, gayrights, safety, rights, police )

Cal
- 272 days ago - ipsnews.net
In a country where civil liberties remain the prerogative of the powerful and wealthy, the Lebanese gay scene is to be treaded carefully.
Israel Saves, Islam Rapes and Kills
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, family, freedoms, gayrights, government, health, media, movies, murder, news, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Rahman
- 276 days ago - shariaunveiled.wordpress.com
While Israel is focused on saving the life of a Yezidi baby, pious Muslims like ISIS are focused on raping and killing Yezidis.
Reality TV Star Josh Duggar Warns Conservative Christians of Obama's Gay-Friendly Agenda (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, gayrights, elections, ethics, society, culture, Family Research Council, rights, family, children, politics )

Carrie
- 284 days ago - rawstory.com
"This is about an agenda against people of Christian faith, to not allow us the room to speak or even believe what we know to be right," Duggar said. "When you talk about the issue of life, marriage, or religious liberty, I submit to you that every...
Court In Uganda Throws Out Anti-Gay Law
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-gay laws, Uganda, good news, world, society, politics, government, goodnews, gayrights, ethics, law, rights )

Cal
- 296 days ago - npr.org
A court in Uganda has thrown out a controversial law that mandated harsh punishments, including life in prison, for acts of homosexuality.
Overturn Ban on Homosexual Activity --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Jamaica, Caribbean, buggery laws, homophobia, protests, religion, rights, society, culture, education, gayrights )

Lynn
- 312 days ago - forcechange.com
An antiquated, colonial-era law outlawing homosexual activity in the Caribbean is withstanding attempts at eradication due to rampant homophobia. The ... the repeal of so-called buggery laws, but mass protest has prevented any reform.
CA Pastor Orders Christians to 'Isolate' LGBT Kids and Then 'Turn Them Over to Satan' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, children, religion, ethics, family, society, rights, corruption, safety, sadness )

Carrie
- 340 days ago - rawstory.com
California Pastor John MacArthur said during a recent edition of his "Grace to You" show that parents of LGBT kids should cast them out of their lives and "turn them over to Satan." Americans Against the Tea Party reported that the pastor was responding..
 

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