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Donald Trump recently claimed to respect LGBTQ rights, but his Supreme Court nomination of anti-queer judge Neil Gorsuch suggests otherwise.
In response to a tepid rebuke from Donald Trump, House Republicans have shelved their plans to wreck an independent ethics watchdog…for now.
A recent document given to the U.K. government blames pornography for a rise in anal sex among teenagers. Wait, what??
Two laws: one pro-LGBT, one anti-LGBT. Both are in Congress, but does either have a hope of passing? We take a closer look at the legislation & its chances.
All 3 employees of Decatur, Tennessee’s County Clerk Office have resigned rather than issue same-sex marriage licenses. Great idea—let’s hope it catches on!
A federal appeals court granted the Department of Justice’s request to continue the military’s anti-gay Don’t Ask Don’t Tell policy late Friday night. In a three-page decision, the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals said that the government has provided new information, and the court was upholding the a previous[…]
The FBI dropped a bomb of its own on Wednesday, announcing that members of the notoriously anti-gay fundamentalist group Westboro Baptist Church participated in spring training sessions with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The trainings, which occurred on four separate occasions at Quantico and Manassas, are usually reserved for police[…]
As an independent gay blog, we are always watching warily as the giants gobble up whatever is in their path. We were not exactly thrilled when the FCC approved Comcast’s purchase of NBCUniversal, because now they control the content and the distribution. What’s going to stop them from slowing down[…]