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Gays fighting bias in business

Mon, 2014/05/05 - 3:56am

Dave Greenbaum, who runs a computer repair business in Lawrence, Kan., still faces discrimination because he's gay, despite increasing acceptance across the country.

GOP Candidate Revealed to be Former Female Impersonator at Gay Nightclub

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 11:51pm

A Republican candidate for North Carolina State Senate, and supporter of the state's constitutional prohibition on same-sex marriage, was revealed this week to have been a female impersonator at a gay nightclub about a decade ago.

UGA employees want gender identity protections

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 7:42pm

Faculty members at Georgia's largest university say they want discrimination against employees for gender identity banned more explicitly, on par with race, sex and religion.

Brazil activists honor gay pride, call for laws

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 3:22pm

Gay rights advocates called for a Brazilian law against discrimination as they gathered by the hundreds of thousands in Sao Paulo on Sunday for one of the world's largest gay pride parades.

Acrobats fall in accident at Rhode Island circus

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 1:13pm

A controversial ingredient is being removed from some Powerade sports drinks, after the chemical was also taken out of rival Gatorade last year.

1st openly gay Episcopal bishop to divorce husband

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 9:08am

The first openly gay Episcopal bishop, who became a symbol for gay rights far beyond the church while deeply dividing the world's Anglicans, plans to divorce his husband.

1st openly gay Episcopal bishop to divorce husband

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 9:08am

With California in a drought, the coastal city of Santa Barbara is thinking about firing up a desalination plant that has been in storage for more than two decades.

First openly gay Episcopal bishop divorces husband

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 6:03am

Retired Bishop Gene Robinson announced that he is divorcing Mark Andrew in an email to the Diocese of New Hampshire Saturday and an article for The Daily Beast.

How to Respect Umno with an Organ Like Utusan! Malay daily warns of naked gay parade at Dataran

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 4:58am

Umno-owned newspaper Utusan Malaysia has claimed that the May 1 protest against the Good and Services Tax was infiltrated by the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

'Orange Is The New Black' Wins GLAAD Media Award

Sun, 2014/05/04 - 12:54am

The Netflix show set in a women's prison was named outstanding comedy series at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards' New York ceremony.

''Witness for Love'' Arrives in Arlington

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 11:54pm

A group of about 30 people, including faith leaders of various denominations, gathered outside the Arlington County Courthouse on Friday afternoon, April 25, to protest Virginia's same-sex-marriage ban and to urge legislators to take the steps needed to put that ban on the ballot in hopes of repealing it.

North Bay man posts rainbow flag on Uganda's highest peak, protests anti-gay law

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 8:39pm

Sausalito resident Neal Gottlieb, founder of Three Twins Ice Cream, prepares to plant the rainbow flag, a symbol of gay pride, on the summit of Uganda's Margherita Peak earlier this year.

UKIP candidate suspended for offensive comments

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 4:25pm

The anti-gay and anti-Muslim tweets posted by Harry Perry were deemed "entirely inconsistent" with UKIP membership, party leader Nigel Farage said Saturday.

Arkansas AG supports gay marriage, will defend ban

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 12:20pm

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is interviewed after speaking to Arkansas Associated Press newspaper editors in Little Rock, Ark., Saturday, May3, 2014.

McDaniel: Supports Gay Marriage, Will Defend Ban

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 11:15am

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel says he supports allowing same-sex couples to wed, but will continue defending the state constitution's ban on gay marriage.

Stroke: A Retrospective of Erotic Illustrations from Gay Mags

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 9:05am

Before The Internet or even Falcon Studios, there were magazines with names like Inches, Mandate, Genre and Honcho.

Anti-Gay Remarks Ignite A New Scandal For Dustin Lance Black's Alma Mater

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 4:55am

When Pasadena City College decided last month to disinvite Milk screenwriter Dustin Lance Black from speaking at its spring commencement, the Oscar winner accused his alma mater of shaming him for his sexuality and sending a bad message to the school's LGBT students.

Williams Institute: Virginia Marriage Equality Would Pour $$ Millions into State

Sat, 2014/05/03 - 12:36am

A report released Tuesday by the Williams Institute, an LBGT-focused policy think tank at the UCLA School of Law, says that extending marriage to same-sex couples in Virginia could generate up to $60 million.

Indie Pop Band Fun. Becomes United Nations Free & Equal Ambassadors

Fri, 2014/05/02 - 11:36pm

Indie pop group fun. , well-known for their breakthrough 2012 album Some Nights, has recently been named "Free & Equal Ambassadors" by the United Nations.

Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Gay, Racist Slurs at Lexus Dealership

Fri, 2014/05/02 - 10:36pm

Plaintiffs Kamal Dayekh, left, and Amanda Denton spoke with reporters at an April 29 news conference across the street from the Lexus dealership in Concord.