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AIDS Researchers Among Malaysia Airlines Victims

Posted on 22 July 2014

MELBOURNE, AU— The International AIDS Society has confirmed that at least six high-level researchers and AIDS experts were among those killed on the Malaysia Airlines flight downed Thursday over volatile eastern Ukraine. In confirming the deaths, the society’s president, Francoise Barre-Sinoussi, made note that her predecessor, AIDS researcher Joep Lange was among them. “The International […]

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President Signs Non-Discrimination Executive Order

Posted on 22 July 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — It was weeks overdue, and took a sideline position to world affairs, but last Monday President Barack Obama signed an executive order giving employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies. In signing the executive order, which was originally announced several weeks ago, Obama said […]

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Connecticut Supreme Court Rules Same-Sex Couple’s Right Pre-Date Marriage

Posted on 22 July 2014

HARTFORD, CT — The Connecticut Supreme Court, in a remarkable decision last Wednesday, said that the some legal rights of same-sex couples predate the approval of Civil Unions in 2005 and gay marriage in 2008 by the state.  Legal analysts are calling the ruling the first of its kind in the country. The state Supreme […]

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Utah to Ask US Supreme Court to Decide Future of Gay Marriage Ban

Posted on 22 July 2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT–Utah will go directly to the Supreme Court to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that overturned its same-sex marriage ban, the state attorney general’s office announced Wednesday. The office of the state attorney general selected to jump another review of the ban from the full 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals […]

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US Appeals Court Tosses Oklahoma Gay-Marriage Ban

Posted on 22 July 2014

OKLAHOMA CITY,  OK—A three-judge panel of the 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver on Friday upheld a federal judge’s ruling that Oklahoma’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. It is the latest in a string of victories across the country in favor of same-sex marriage that will suffer the same response—further appeals, and […]

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Pridefest Comes to Atari

Posted on 19 July 2014

A social SIM game designed to appeal to the LGBT community is coming to an iOS or Android tablet near you, Atari says. Dubbed Pridefest, players will be able to “launch their very own personalized pride parade in a city of their choosing.” So, customize parade flotillas by choosing size, components, mascots and decorations, as […]

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First Pro Gay Marriage Case Is Decided in Florida; Ruling Applies only to Florida Keys

Posted on 18 July 2014

Earlier in the week, Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia overturned Florida’s 2008 constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. But while victory parties are planned across the state, this decision is such a narrow victory for gay rights proponents in Florida, that caution must be exercised regarding its importance. The ruling only applies to Monroe County […]

Diner-By-The-Sea Gets Own Reality Show

Posted on 16 July 2014

LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, FL—The television cameras were rolling this past Monday at Diner-By-the-Sea, following longtime servers and friends Arlene Hames and Nancy Pisarzewski who have since left on a trip of a lifetime. The pair was selected as guests on the Swiss TV show “Jobtausch” (“Job Swap” in English) in which employees exchange jobs for a week. […]

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Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Deception!

Posted on 16 July 2014

In 1994, the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Act was implemented by the U.S. military ostensibly to allow gay and lesbian soldiers and sailors to serve in the Armed Forces of this country. It was an open secret that a large percentage of active military personnel were gay, and the DADT Act only served to further […]

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Dolly Parton to Release New Gay Dance Album

Posted on 16 July 2014

Country superstar Dolly Parton will release a new dance album focused on the LGBT community and includes the Parton-composed song, “Just a Wee Bit Gay.”  Speaking to Billboard Magazine, the “9 to 5” star said, “At some point, I would like to do a dance record and I have several songs that are very positive […]

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