Aug 23, 2019 | 18:56 pm
A former Republican Congressman from Minnesota who once compared gay people wishing to get married to one another to rapists, in terms of the way the law treats them, has announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate. Former U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis will challenge Minnesota’s junior senator, Tina Smith (D), who was appointed to replace […]
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Aug 23, 2019 | 17:33 pm
On Friday, the Kentucky Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of the owner of a T-shirt printing shop who was accused of violating Lexington’s nondiscrimination ordinance after he refused to make T-shirts for the 2012 Lexington Pride Festival. The case centers around the question of whether Blaine Adamson, the owner of Hands On Originals, […]
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Aug 23, 2019 | 13:53 pm
Gary Ray Bowles, convicted of six murders in 1994 in which he targeted gay men, was put to death in Florida today.
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Aug 23, 2019 | 13:18 pm
Proceeds benefit the upcoming National Transgender Visibility March, scheduled for Sept. 28 in Washington
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Aug 23, 2019 | 12:15 pm
Republican group claims life is "better" for LGBTQ people under Trump's presidency than under Obama's
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Aug 23, 2019 | 09:08 am
The GOP isn't happy that Gov. Kate Brown is actually doing what she told voters she would do
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Aug 22, 2019 | 16:05 pm
Judi Brown claims co-workers called her a "man in a dress," a "prostitute," and the n-word
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Aug 22, 2019 | 14:29 pm
U.S. Congressman Ralph Abraham's new ad attempts to rally social conservatives around his candidacy
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Aug 22, 2019 | 13:10 pm
Lawyer slams homophobic comparison with an "effeminate" claimant who "wore lipstick"
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Aug 22, 2019 | 09:45 am
Gresser pioneered gourmet pizza in D.C., and served it with a side of community spirit.
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