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Marked for Death: A Homosexual's Rant to His Would Be Executioners

The story and its accompanying video first came to my attention, as so many factoids and headlines do these days, through my Facebook news feed. To say that I was surprised by the content would make me a fool.<p>It seems Pastor Kevin Swanson of the Reformation Church of Elizabeth, Colorado, went on …

ReThink Review: Stonewall - Don't Boycott It. Just Skip It

Controversy surrounding Roland Emmerich's gay rights historical drama <i>Stonewall</i> started early when the trailer was released. In it, we see the film's young hero, Danny (Jeremy Irvine), is the person who throws the fateful brick that shatters the window of Greenwich Village's Mafia-run Stonewall gay …

Kim Davis Gets An Award For Breaking The Law To Discriminate Against Gay People

The Kentucky clerk was compared to Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks.<p>WASHINGTON ― Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who went to jail this month for breaking the law and refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple, was given an award at Friday night’s Values Voter Summit.<p>Tony Perkins of …

There Is Nothing Wrong With Asking Tom Hardy About Sexuality

Tom Hardy’s sexual orientation has made headlines in the past. Now, his refusal to talk about talking about sexuality is causing a stir. It shouldn’t.<p>…

Appeals court denies Kentucky clerk's latest bid to delay issuing same-sex marriage licenses

Embattled Kentucky clerk Kim Davis "has not demonstrated a substantial likelihood of success" in her legal bid to exempt her office from licensing same-sex marriages, a federal appeals court reiterated Tuesday.<p>One day after Davis returned to work following a stint in jail for defying a federal …

LGBTQ

Photographer explores homophobia in India with haunting photo series

Hard to look at, but important.<p>Photographer and film student Arjun Kamath has shared a poignant photo series called ‘Coming Out’ on his Facebook, …

Is homophobia actually mental illness?

For decades people have attempted to link homosexuality and mental illness – but a new study suggests highlights a “remarkable” link between …

Psychology

Gay rights group erects billboard in Kim Davis' Kentucky town

A non-profit organization that advocates for LGBTQ rights has a big message for Rowan County (Kentucky) clerk Kim Davis — a message that is the size of a billboard, to be exact.<p>Planting Peace erected a billboard in Davis' hometown of Morehead, Ky., that reads: "Dear Kim Davis, The fact that you …

Kim Davis Needs to Read the Bible Again

Kim Davis, the clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky, returns to her post soon, after spending five nights in jail and then a few more days recovering at home. A Pentecostal Christian, Davis says “God’s authority” instructs her not to issue licenses for gay marriage, even though the law compels her to. …

Ellen DeGeneres Speaks Out Against Caitlyn Jenner's Views on Gay Marriage

"Maybe she didn't want to dance with me because I'm a lesbian."<p>With her very public transition, Caitlyn Jenner became a worldwide LGBT icon, whether she intended to or not. But as a recent interview with Ellen DeGeneres proves, she's still not all the way there.<p>Ellen pressed her about gay marriage, …

LGBTQ

Gay man writes his family to tell them he’s engaged; receives hateful reply from dad

The New Civil Rights Movement reports that a gay man, who was rejected by his Christian family when he came out, gave them a second chance when he …

Uganda gay pride rally held a year after law overturned

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1185000/1185345_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518123904_75d9ac8332c4cbbb9f12ed7495c9224b<p><b>Activists in Uganda have held a gay pride rally, a year since a law requiring homosexuals to be jailed for life was overturned.</b><p>Crowds danced, sang and …

LGBTQ

Why thousands of people signed a petition to boycott the year's biggest LGBT movie

More than 18,000 people have signed the petition to boycott an upcoming movie I have not seen. That film is <i>Stonewall</i>, a fictionalized account of the …

My life without gender: 'Strangers are desperate to know what genitalia I have'

Raised a girl, became a boy, and now? From navigating public bathrooms, to choosing what to wear, Tyler Ford on living as a genderless person<p>This morning, I got out of bed, put on a yellow vinyl miniskirt with a tight black-and-white striped crop top and posted a picture of myself on Instagram. I …

Art series breaks LGBTQ stereotypes with striking illustrations

<b>Warning: the following illustrations contain partial nudity.</b><p>Despite the great strides the LGBT community has taken in 2015, there is still a long way …

Gay Rights May Come at the Cost of Religious Freedom

Last week, the Equal Em­ploy­ment Op­por­tun­ity Com­mis­sion dropped an astound­ing rul­ing: By a 3-2 vote, it con­cluded that “sexu­al …