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Gays in Baton Rouge arrested under invalid sodomy law | Steve Rothaus' Gay South Florida

<b>ASSOCIATED PRESS</b><p>BATON ROUGE, La. -- An East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office task force has arrested at least 12 men since 2011 under a sodomy law …

Russian paratroopers attack lone LGBT activist for protesting anti-gay law

<b>(YouTube)</b><p>Krill Kalugin was attacked for holding a rainbow banner that read, “This is propagating tolerance”<p>Katie McDonough<p>August 2, 2013 10:00pm (UTC)<p>A lone gay rights activist was assaulted by a group of former Russian paratroopers in St. Petersburg on Friday. Why? Because he was holding a rainbow …

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …

Texas abortion bill fails to pass after epic filibuster

A bill that opponents claimed would virtually ban abortion in Texas failed to pass late Tuesday after lawmakers missed a deadline by just minutes.<p>There were chaotic scenes after a filibuster attempt fell just short and protesters cheered, clapped and shouted from 11:45 p.m. to midnight and beyond …

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

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