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US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun, violence, LGBT discrimination, LGBT rights, hate crimes, bigotry, fear-mongering )

- 1095 days ago -
Elected officials should respond to this crime by protecting human rights. That means passing laws to protect people from gun violence, hate crimes & discrimination, & it means never staying silent in the face of bigotry & fear-mongering.
Republicans Vote to Allow Bullying of LGBT Kids ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, children, schools, LGBT rights, safety, government, society, violence, rights, ethics, freedoms, republicans, politics, dishonesty )

- 1431 days ago -
For a few years now, Sen. Al Franken from Minnesota has been trying to pass a bill that protects LGBT kids from discrimination in public schools. Seems like a pretty easy one to pass considering, in FrankenâEUR(TM)s words that, "Kids have these protections ...
GOP Lawmaker Calls on Texas to Defy 'Rancid' Same-Sex Marriage Ruling By Impeaching Supreme Court Justices
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Texas, LGBT rights, same-sex marriage, Supreme Court, ethics, freedoms, republicans, dishonesty, corruption, government, politics, news )

- 1438 days ago -
The legislative session may be over but state Rep. Cecil Bell Jr. isn't abandoning his crusade against gay marriage.
'Grow a Spine!': Huckabee Explodes at GOP for Giving Up as Gays Break 'Nature's Law' of Marriage (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, LGBT rights, Huckabee, propaganda, republicans, government, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, freedoms, media )

- 1706 days ago -
On the Saturday edition of his show following the Supreme Court's decision not to reverse decisions that struck down same-sex marriage bans in five states, Huckabee accused Republicans of allowing judicial activism.
Rep. Steve King: 'Self-Professed' Gays Could Entrap Businesses By Pretending (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Rep. Steve King, LGBT rights, Arizona, government, politics, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, media, freedoms )

- 1930 days ago -
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) on Sunday said that he opposed protecting LGBT people in hate crimes legislation because their attributes were not "immutable," and so they couldn't prove their sexual orientation.
Republicans Propose Bill That Would 'Reincarnate DOMA' in Guise of Religious Freedom, ACLU Warns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ACLU, LGBT rights, Rep. Raul Labrador, Idaho, republicans, government, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, freedoms, lies, politics )

- 2093 days ago -
The ACLU reported that Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) introduced the "Marriage and Religious Freedom Act," designed to make it possible for government and private agencies to deny legally married same sex couples the same rights and freedoms enjoyed by...
Ask President Obama to Spread Workplace Equality to Millions With the Stroke of His Pen! - ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Human rights, LGBT rights, Gender Equality, workplace, employers, discrimination, Federal contractors, Obama )

- 2286 days ago -
In 29 states, it's still completely legal to be fired for being lesbian, gay and bisexual, and 34 states lack laws banning discrimination for transgendered individuals. But by issuing an executive order President Obama could end employment discrimination
LGBT Groups Call For Same-Sex Couples To Be Protected In Immigration Plans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration reform, LGBT rights, government, ethics, congress, politics, freedoms )

- 2328 days ago -
"Any legislation must include the ability of couples in same-sex relationships to sponsor their spouse or permanent-partner in the same way opposite-sex couples have long been able to," the groups state.
MarineâEUR(TM)s Step Up Their Training: Semper Fi!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DADT, LGBT Rights, US Marines, worldwide hippies )

- 2969 days ago -
If a Marine spots two men in his battalion kissing off-duty at a shopping mall, he should react as if he were seeing a man and woman. If he turns on the television news to see a fellow

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: illinois, LGBT Rights, Tennessee, worldwide hippies, republicans )

- 2981 days ago -
A new absurd anti-gay bill is threatening the lives of youth in Tennessee, while an anti-gay amendment would allow religious organizations to discriminate against gays in Illinois. VIDEO
News & Multimedia - GLAD Challenges DOMA Section 3 | GLAD: Equal Justice Under Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, ethics, government, lgbt rights, equal opportunitiesdescriminations )

- 3329 days ago -
Glad civil rights director Mary Bonauto explains glad legal challenge to section 3 of the Federal Defense of Marriage Act(DOMA)means federal Descrimination against married same sex couples.For more info on doma's challenge visit video
Gay Rights Advocates Rally in Albany
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gov, Governor Paterson, humans, LGBT rights, constitution, law, GoodNews )

- 3699 days ago -
ALBANY, N.Y. -- The Governor was welcomed Tuesday with chants and an extensive standing ovation from the state's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community.

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