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A crowd of several hundred artists, musicians, and city residents gathered in San Francisco Wednesday to rally in support of a defaced and burned mural that celebrates the Latino LGBT culture. The Mission District Latino LGBT mural at 24th and Bryant Street was defaced four times and then set on fire Monday night in what… Read more »
The day after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality, Columbus, Ohio held their annual community festival, called ComFest. During the festival, there was a street preacher very loudly preaching anti-gay rhetoric, while another man held a large sign that read “Jesus Saves From Hell.” That is, until, the street preacher had a… Read more »
Millions across the United States are celebrating the Supreme Court ruling that legalizes gay marriage in all 50 states. But not everyone is happy. Many Republican politicians spoke out against the decision, and many more citizens are expressing their outrage as best they can. One Tennessee shop owner has shocked the internet by proudly displaying… Read more »
The Girl Scouts of Western Washington recently turned down a generous donation of $100,000. That might seem like a shocking amount of money to refuse, but the group had a surprisingly good reason. According to Refinery 29, the person who donated the $100,000 specifically asked that the money not be used to support transgender Girl… Read more »
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Caitlyn Jenner is debuting a new look for a new dawn in her life. It’s been a long, often challenging journey for Jenner from the Olympic winner dubbed as as the world’s greatest athlete to coming out as transgender, but Caitlyn now is determined to rock what’s become her trademark fiercely fashionable style, reported E!… Read more »
According Ohio governor John Kasich, same-sex marriage is now a dead political issue and he claims it is time for everyone to move on. This fairly moderate Republican stance came shortly before reports claiming that Kasich’s 2016 presidential election campaign will be kicking off on July 21, 2015. Some people believe he is trying to… Read more »
Texas’ gay marriage battle is just warming up due to the announcement by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, but although a Denton County marriage was denied this past Friday, already the county clerk has switched directions, despite assurances of legal protection by the Texas AG. In related report by the Inquisitr, when County Clerk Juli… Read more »
Istanbul police tried to forcibly end the Gay Pride Parade held on this Sunday. Despite the use of rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannons, the riot control police failed to curb the rising numbers a mere few blocks away. With a clear intention of disrupting and ending the boisterous, but otherwise peaceful Gay Pride… Read more »
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A jury in New Jersey made an unprecedented ruling on Thursday which could ban gay “conversion therapies” in the state. The therapies are aimed at teaching individuals to repress their homosexual desires and live a heterosexual life. The jury found that a gay conversion therapy offered by Jews Offering New Alternatives for Healing (JONAH) was… Read more »
Jim Parsons took to Instagram Friday to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that made same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states. Despite the positive message, Jim likely won’t be walking down the aisle anytime soon. Parsons’ “Flashback Friday” picture was of himself with his partner Todd, and included the following caption. “#fbf to some… Read more »
Michelle Rodriguez has been public and outspoken about her bisexuality for a couple of years now, so it should come as no surprise that Ms. Rodriguez had a boldly honest reaction to news that her own ex-girlfriend Cara Delevingne has a new girlfriend. In fact, Michelle revealed that she feels proud of Cara for opening… Read more »
What is the effect of marriage equality on children? Two opposing groups of pediatricians expressed their opinions after Friday’s ruling, and as can be expected, their were diametrically opposed. Whose side are the statistics on? The two groups opinions on marriage equality are below, followed by the results of the latest comprehensive study. The President… Read more »
With some ministers claiming they would set themselves on fire if the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, one retired minister did just that last year in hopes of showing support for the LGBT and black communities. A 79-year-old retired Methodist minister, Charles Moore, gave the ultimate price to protest the “injustice” he… Read more »
Ellen Page came out as gay on Valentine’s Day in 2014. The Hollywood ...
It’s easy to forget what a pioneer for gay rights Madonna has been. During the 1980s and early 1990s, at the height of the AIDS crisis, Madonna promoted tolerance in her songs, videos, and concerts. She was widely condemned for doing so and, to a certain extent, it hurt her career. Towleroad recently listed why… Read more »
Pride Month may be ending soon, but the LGBT community is still celebrating. ...
Notwithstanding pressure tactics from religious groups, the Supreme Court of the United States has delivered a landmark decision of according legal status and rights to same-sex marriages. Gays and lesbians across the country now have the right to get married and will have to be treated equally. The Supreme Court today delivered a historic victory… Read more »
Cara Delevingne received praise for coming out about her sexuality in the ...
The White House is President Barack Obama‘s home, and as one heckler found out, the president had no intention of being disrespected “in his house.” The showdown occurred on Wednesday in the East Room during an LGBT event at the White House. A reception was arranged in honor of LGBT pride month. At the beginning… Read more »
Miley Cyrus is part of a movement in redefining sexuality. And together with Ruby Rose, Jaden Smith, and Susan Sarandon’s son, Miles, Cyrus is leading a “genderfluid” revolution, reported the Daily Beast. For Miley, dating both girls and boys has become her accepted choice since she was a teen. Jaden made his choice known through… Read more »
Atheists are upset on behalf of the LGBT movement by a Virginia church sign that likens U.S. equal rights to the Satan of the Bible. It is claimed the sign must be a reference to the upcoming “decision from the Supreme Court on marriage equality,” although the pastor of the Chesapeake church denies these allegations…. Read more »
The first ever adult LGBT homeless shelter opened in San Francisco Wednesday. Jazzie’s Place, named after a transgender African woman, opened in the city’s Mission District and holds 24 beds for people in the LGBT community. City Supervisor David Campos said he’s been working with activists since 2010 to create the gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and… Read more »
For country star Kacey Musgraves, a gay bar was the obvious choice to debut ...
Rosie Perez discussed her teenage romance with a girl during high school, qualifying that she doesn’t regard herself as a lesbian. At 50, The View co-host has become famed for her outspoken nature, and Rosie dished on her sexuality details during her appearance at TrevorLIVE New York, reported MSN. The event is designed around The… Read more »
Big Brother is reportedly adding its first transgender guest to the U.S. cast. TMZ reports that the long-running reality television series added Audrey Middleton – a former Georgia resident – to the cast of its upcoming season. ‘Big Brother’ Transgender Houseguest — I’m Gonna Be Another Caitlyn! http://t.co/HyarRoizrw — TMZ (@TMZ) June 16, 2015 Middleton… Read more »
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A video showing a little boy twerking at a Gay Pride rally has gone viral, and the reactions it’s attracting are passionate to say the least. Opposing Views reports that the child appeared to be very young — no older than 12-years-old, but possibly even younger. The video has sparked controversy because of the way… Read more »
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Several linked religious organizations are now adding to Franklin Graham’s call to boycott Wells Fargo for a commercial depicting a same-sex couple. Though the Reverend Graham has been roundly ridiculed for his call to boycott businesses that support marriage equality, and specifically for showing his disgust with Wells Fargo by switching to BB&T — a… Read more »
Susan Olsen is dishing Brady Bunch secrets. The actress who played cute little Cindy Brady mostly focused on the lighter side of the TV family’s life, she also revealed the way in which the cast helped Robert Reed, who played the Brady Bunch father, to protect the fact that he was gay. In addition, when… Read more »
Caitlyn Jenner utilized her first live public appearance as a teachable ...
On Friday, the long-awaited release of the third season of Orange is the New Black, which has been praised for its LGBT characters, arrives on Netflix. It is causing a lot of excitement in the general public, but the LGBT community appears to be the most anxious to watch the new season. The LGBT-oriented site… Read more »
A Michigan law which has been dubbed the “LGBT adoption” bill, was signed into law by Governor Rick Snyder on Wednesday and it is sparking backlash. The legislature approved legislation which would permit faith-based agencies that contract with state agencies to refuse service to prospective parents on religious grounds. The religious adoption agencies would refer… Read more »
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Baring your soul has always been a tough thing to do. Many of us hide secrets we fear will alienate us from the people we love, our communities. Coming out as gay is one of those secrets, and it has always been a dramatic and terrifying act. But in the YouTube era, you can come… Read more »
Franklin Graham is encouraging an LGBT-friendly boycott. The evangelist is reportedly encouraging Christians to stop utilizing services or buying products from companies that feature same-sex couples in their commercials. Graham is apparently practicing what he preaches by pulling all of the funds from his two ministries out of Wells Fargo after the company used a… Read more »
Miley Cyrus revealed to her mother that she was bisexual when she was only ...
Ingrid Nilsen has come out as gay in an emotional YouTube video. The YouTube ...
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People were shocked and offended by the decision of a school district to ban shirts that students made bearing the innocent words “Gay OK.” Students at a Texas middle school were told to cover up the “Gay OK” message or go home, leading many people to believe the school district was silencing their support of… Read more »
Actor Colin Farrell is going after the Catholic Church, saying that they didn’t handle gay marriage legalization in the right way. He discusses the narrative the church was taking on when gay marriage was legalized in Ireland. According to E!, the actor said, “It was really funny because one of the arguments when the vote… Read more »
It may be shocking, but there appears to be some members of the LGBT community who aren’t exactly supportive of Caitlyn Jenner. A story about the new Ms. Jenner from gay site Towleroad revealed some shocking comments afterwards. “OMG, Bruce is a media whore, not a hero. Visibility and connections/popularity do not make you a… Read more »
In Ukraine, Kiev’s gay pride parade has been a divisive social and political issue that has split the country. Some say Kiev’s gay pride parade should never have been allowed to occur at all, and when the estimated 150 to 300 people involved in the LGBT parade started marching on Saturday the response was physical… Read more »
Miguel Pimentel, the police officer who gained international recognition when a picture of him standing by his cop car went viral, has now caught the attention of gay men everywhere. In fact, it has interrupted the talk on gay forums on the effects Caitlyn Jenner is having on the LGBT community. Popular gay blog NewNowNext… Read more »
Patrick Stewart dished on the gay cake controversy that arose when U.K. bakery owners declined to create a cake that expressed support for gay marriage. The Star Trek actor offered his views on the Northern Ireland bakery owners, who received a fine of $760 in a discrimination ruling, reported MSN. The cake was supposed to… Read more »
Gay O.K.? Not at this Texas school. Faubion middle school disciplined several students this week for wearing T-shirts they printed with the words “Gay O.K.” to support their seventh grade friend who was bullied for being gay. Two students were sent home and the rest were forced to cover their T-shirts after a lunchtime commotion… Read more »