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Marriage

Look: Map Of Marriage Equality In America

by David Badash ● 5:26 PM May 23, 2014
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It feels like the map of which states have extended marriage to same-sex couples changes almost daily, but right now, here’s what the map looks like right now.

News

Louisiana Lawmakers Just Voted to Keep Gay Sex Illegal, But Are A-OK With Necrophilia

by David Badash ● 9:49 AM April 17, 2014
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Louisiana lawmakers refuse to accept that sodomy is legal, refuse to make necrophilia illegal.

News

Putin Puts Russia’s Most Anti-Gay Journalist In Charge Of New State News Conglomerate

by David Badash ● 10:53 AM December 9, 2013
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Vladimir Putin just scrapped the largest state-run news agency and created a new conglomerate, to be headed by the nation’s most anti-gay journalist.

Civil Rights

Elton John Speaks In Russia, Slams Putin’s ‘Inhumane And Isolating’ Anti-Gay Laws

by David Badash ● 3:55 PM December 6, 2013
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Elton John held a concert in Moscow tonight, and from the stage he denounced Vladimir Putin’s anti-gay laws as “inhumane and isolating.”

News

Thomas Roberts To Travel To Russia To Host Donald Trump’s Miss Universe — What Do You Think?

by David Badash ● 1:12 PM October 18, 2013
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Many LGBT people believe any association with Russia is traitorous. Others believe change comes by working from within. What do you think about Thomas Roberts hosting Miss Universe in Russia?

Bigotry Watch

Watch: Russian Lawmaker Says Gay People ‘Rape Kids’

by David Badash ● 7:32 PM September 24, 2013
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Russian lawmaker Vitaly Milonov is saying that gay people “rape kids,” and that there is no violence against gays, but “much violence” by gay people against straight people.

2014 Winter Olympics

Russia Slated To Host 2018 World Cup — FIFA Now Asking Questions About Putin’s Anti-Gay Laws

by David Badash ● 3:22 PM August 13, 2013
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In addition to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Russia is slated to host soccer’s 2018 World Cup, but FIFA is now asking the Russian government for “clarification and more details” on Vladimir Putin’s new anti-gay laws.

News

Jon Stewart Looks At Ken Cuccinelli’s Attempt To Put Sodomy Laws Back On The Books

by David Badash ● 9:20 AM April 10, 2013
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Jon Stewart examines VA Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s attempt to put Virginia’s anti-sodomy laws back on the books.

Civil Rights

Look: DOJ Tells Florida, Stop Purging Voters, You’re Breaking The Law

by David Badash ● 12:09 PM June 1, 2012

Today, the Department of Justice told Florida’s Secretary of State to stop purging voters from the roll as it was in violation of two long-term federal laws.

Bigotry Watch

Bill Donohue To Piers Morgan: ‘I Want The Law To Discriminate’ Against Gays

by David Badash ● 7:00 AM May 10, 2012
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Catholic League’s Bill Donohue last night in a debate with HRC’s Chad Griffin told Piers Morgan “I want the law to discriminate against all alternative lifestyles.”

Discrimination

NYC Woman Moving To AZ For ‘Pregnancy Begins 2 Weeks Before Conception’ Law

by David Badash ● 12:08 PM April 27, 2012
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Taylor Ferrara, a New York City woman, says in this video she is moving to Arizona to benefit from their new “pregnancy begins two weeks before conception” law.

Bigotry Watch

Senate GOP Candidate: No Smoking Laws ‘Same Thing’ As Hitler’s Jewish Star

by David Badash ● 9:10 AM April 19, 2012
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West Virginia Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate John Raese told an audience that no-smoking laws are the “same thing” as Adolph Hitler’s Jewish star mandate.

Civil Rights

‘Pregnancy Begins 2 Weeks Before Conception’ Now The Law In Arizona

by David Badash ● 2:03 PM April 13, 2012
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In Arizona women are now legally pregnant two weeks before conception, according to a new law designed to restrict abortion, signed yesterday by Governor Jan Brewer.

Civil Rights

Congress Moves To Repeal NRA’s “Stand Your Ground” Laws Across The Nation

by David Badash ● 5:11 PM April 5, 2012
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The Congressional Black Caucus is moving to repeal the NRA’s “Stand Your Ground” laws in every state, including Florida, where it was used by George Zimmerman.