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Advice to Wisconsin Priests on LGBT Funerals is Criticized

Advice to Wisconsin Priests on LGBT Funerals is Criticized

Oct 26
A top aide to Bishop Robert Morlino has issued guidance to priests in the Catholic Diocese of Madison, Wisconsin, that critics say could limit the availability of funeral rites within the church for gay people.

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

By Christiana Lilly | Oct 14
A banana cream pie was a part of one of the most iconic moments in the gay liberation movement.

Ark Theme Park Encounters Controversy Over Rainbow Lights

Ark Theme Park Encounters Controversy Over Rainbow Lights

By Ian Robert Hemley | Aug 6
"Let there be light," God once declared when he created the Earth. This week the man behind the fundamentalist Christian theme park Ark Encounter, Ken Ham, also made the same declaration -- in rainbow colors.

President of Chechnya Denies Existence of Gays

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 22
Ramzan Kadyrov, president of the Russian republic of Chechnya, has denied claims of persecution and murders of perceived bisexual and gay men by claiming Chechnya has no gays.

LGBT America Under Trump: The Fight Ahead

By Peter Jackson | Jun 10
Any hope for advancement of equality under Trump has evaporated and turned instead to fear. Trump's administration is pandering to the base that supported him -- and things might get a lot, lot worse.

Charlotte Teacher Sues After Being Fired for Same-Sex Marriage

By Maria Dominguez | Feb 4
Lonnie Billard filed suit against the Charlotte Catholic High School who fired him once his marriage plans were made public on a Facebook post.

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Claims Trump Offered Him Education Secretary Post

By John Riley | Dec 4
Prominent evangelical leader and Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says he was offered the position of Secretary of Education under President-elect Donald Trump's new administration.

'Kill Gays' American Pastor Denies Deportation from Botswana; Says He Left 'Voluntarily'

By John Riley | Sep 24
Following the lead of neighbor South Africa, the president of Botswana is turning away an anti-gay pastor who became infamous for celebrating the massacre at Orlando's Pulse nightclub in June.

Trump Calls for Repeal of Religious Tax Exemption

By Michael d'Oliveira | Jul 28
During his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last Thursday, Donald Trump again called for the repeal of the restrictions on tax-exempt religious organizations getting involved in politics.

'Great Wall of Love' Blockade of Westboro Baptist Church Planned in Philly

Jul 25
The hate group Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) has announced a protest against the Mazzoni Center's Transgender Health Clinic at 809 Locust St., to be held on July 26, 2016.

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