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Alt-Right Advocate Known for Racist Trolling Marries a Black Man

Milo Yiannopoulos, who was banned from Twitter following his incitement of racist tweets against Leslie Jones, announced his marriage on Instagram.

Texas Continues Attack on LGBT Rights

Texas Continues Attack on LGBT Rights

The state introduced its own "bathroom bill" and is challenging spousal benefits for same-gender couples.

Georgia Senate Passes Act to ‘Religiously’ Discriminate Against LGBT Community

The bill's sponsor said it could even protect the rights of the KKK.

Judge Discriminating Against Lesbian Parents Recuses Himself

A Utah judge reversed his decision to remove the couple’s foster child from their home, but organizations are actively seeking his impeachment.

Mormon Church: No Baptisms for Kids of Same-Gender Couples, Thousands Leave

Members of the Mormon Church take a stand against new policy.

CLUELESS — Jenner to DeGeneres: ‘I’m a Traditionalist’

In a mind-boggling interview, Caitlyn Jenner competes with Trump for the ability to win the prize for compound insults.

Same-Gender Couples Seeking Marriage Licenses Meet Resistance

Despite the Supreme Court ruling same-gender marriage, gay couples in Ohio, Texas and Kentucky seeking marriage licenses have been turned away.

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Duggar Sex Abuse Scandal and the Hypocrisy of the Anti-LGBT Right

The reality show clan continued to paint LGBT people as sexual predators even after Josh Duggar, as a teen, molested five minors, including his sisters.

John Diehl

Anti-LGBT Missouri Lawmaker Resigns in Disgrace Over Texting Scandal

State Rep. John Diehl couldn’t ride out the controversy over his hypocritical sexual relationship with an intern versus his “family values” persona.

Rep. Bill Flores

GOP Congressman Links Gay Marriage to Baltimore

Rep. Bill Flores ignores institutional racism responsible for the protests in Baltimore in order go after same-gender marriage.

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Even Lawyers Are Beginning to ‘Get It’

Top law firms are largely staying away from representing bigotry – because it hurts recruiting.

Witherspoon Presbyterian Church

Growing Religious Majority Supporting Same-Gender Marriage

A mainline Christian church’s turnaround on same-gender marriage shows how diverse religious Americans are on the subject.

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana

Fashion Icons Face Furor from Elton John, Others

Dolce & Gabbana opened a firestorm of controversy with comments disparaging IVF children and gay families.

Bishop Kevin Doran of Ireland

Catholic Bishop Compares Homosexuality to Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome

In an Irish-radio interview, the clergyman also contends that members of the LGBT community aren’t “necessarily parents,” before offering an apology.

Same-Gender Marriage Amicus Brief

25 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies Sign Brief in Support of Same-Gender Marriage

They join 354 other businesses/organizations in urging the Supreme Court to strike down the remaining 13 state bans on same-gender marriage.

Alabama courts continue to fight gay marriage

Alabama Courts Continue Same-Gender Marriage Fight

Ignoring orders from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Alabama Supreme Court continues to block marriage for same-gender couples. But Alabama’s current governor doesn’t think it’s a civil-rights issue.

Ben Carson: Homosexuality Is a Choice, Prisons Make You Gay

In a CNN Interview, Dr. Ben Carson said he believes homosexuality is a choice, proven by the prison system. Carson has formed an exploratory committee for a 2016 Presidential run.

Ala. Becomes 37th State to Legalize Same-Gender Marriage

Despite the best efforts of Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, the state began issuing marriage licenses to same-gender couples on Monday.

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore

Ala. Chief Justice Ignores Same-Gender Marriage Ruling; Ethics Complaint Filed

Roy Moore urges probate judges to continue to deny marriage licenses to same-gender couples—despite a federal judge’s ruling that the state’s ban is unconstitutional.

Mormon Church Announces Drastic Shift in LGBT Support

The Mormon Church has announced its surprise support of LGBT anti-discrimination laws—with one clear condition.

As Same-Gender Marriages Begin in NJ, Governor Withdraws Appeal

Supreme Court to Decide on Same-Gender Marriage

The Supreme Court will hear cases upholding bans on same-gender marriage, and could make same-gender marriage legal nationwide.

Vatican: LGBT Community Has ‘Gifts and Qualities to Offer’

The Vatican releases a breakthrough report that contains a far more progressive and compassionate stance on marriage for LGBT couples.

BREAKING NEWS: LGBT Couples in Some States Win, Others Lose as Supreme Court Won’t Decide Same-Gender Marriage …Yet

In a surprise move, the Supreme Court declines to hear same-gender marriage lawsuits, a decision that could legalize same-gender marriage in up to 11 states. But a broad ruling that impacts the entire nation will have to wait. Get all the details here.

Target responds to gay hate groups with ad featuring gay couple.

Target’s Amazing Answer for LGBT Hate Groups

Target came under fire from anti-LGBT groups after supporting same-gender marriage in a legal brief. The retailer isn’t keeping quiet on the criticism, though, and what it’s done is … well, you just have to see for yourself.