Kentucky clerk ordered to jail for refusing to issue gay marriage license - Washington Post

Kentucky clerk ordered to jail for refusing to issue gay marriage license – Washington Post

ASHLAND, Ky. — A county clerk who refused on religious grounds to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples was found in contempt of court Thursday and taken into federal custody. U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning had given Rowan County clerk Kim Davis the chance to stay out of jail if she “purged her contempt” […]

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Fox goes gay: network receives ‘excellent’ rating for inclusiveness – The Guardian

If you’re looking to find gay characters and representations on television, where do you turn? Logo, the all-gay cable channel owned by Viacom? MTV, long a supporter of gay rights? Showtime, once the home of The L Word and Queer as Folk? No, it turns out the answer is Fox. Yes, as in Fox News. […]

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China approves cinema release of first film about gay relationship – The Guardian

Chinese censors have approved public screenings of a movie featuring gay characters in leading roles for the first time, in a landmark ruling that has been hailed as a sign of change in the world’s most populous nation. Seek McCartney, a romance that centres on a relationship between two gay men – one French, one […]

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David Denson’s huge leap conceals pro sports’ problem with gay players – The Guardian

The day before Milwaukee Brewers minor league player David Denson announced he is gay, the first openly gay professional football player walked away from his sport. Michael Sam said he worried for his mental health. The juxtaposition of these two events shows just how far pro sports has to go to accept a gay athlete. […]

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ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness – Hastings Tribune

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ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness - The Denver Post

ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness – The Denver Post

Click photo to enlarge NEW YORK (AP) — The television network that gets the most praise from an advocacy group that monitors content featuring gays, lesbians and transgender people has “family” in its name and targets an audience of teenage girls and young women. GLAAD said in a report issued Thursday that 74 percent of […]

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Kim Davis ordered to jail despite 11th hour request for stay - Christian Science Monitor

Kim Davis ordered to jail despite 11th hour request for stay – Christian Science Monitor

[1:15 p.m. update: U.S. District Judge David Bunning ordered Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis to jail until she agrees to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.] In an effort to stop Kim Davis from being held in contempt of court, the top Republican in the Kentucky state Senate has requested that a federal judge stay a ruling forcing […]

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Clerk cites 'God's authority' over Supreme Court on gay marriage. What now? - Christian Science Monitor

Clerk cites ‘God’s authority’ over Supreme Court on gay marriage. What now? – Christian Science Monitor

Atlanta — Rowan County, Ky., court clerk Kim Davis has for months defied the United States Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage, citing biblical principle. On Tuesday, she took her decision to hold “God’s authority” above the law of the land to the next level, in a bold move defying the Supreme Court directly. A […]

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Tony Abbott and Naomi Klein agree: we can’t beat climate change under capitalism – The Guardian

Environmental author and activist Naomi Klein doesn’t fly much these days on principle, but she’s come to Australia for the first time in 14 years because now is a crucial moment for climate change. Related: Tony Abbott is a climate change ‘villain’, says Canadian author Naomi Klein The weird thing is that Klein and the […]

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Gay Eagle Scout Speaks Out on Mormons and Boy Scouts – KNPR

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Rich Gay Men Wanted: Spain’s Conservatives Make Tourist Appeal – Bloomberg

Spain is winning the battle for gay tourists. Gay and lesbian visitors contribute about $6.8 billion to the Spanish economy, according to a report by LGBT Capital last month, edging out France as Europe’s top destination. Gay people spend about 30 percent more on average than mainstream tourists in Spain, according to government estimates, boosting […]

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Australia’s public health experts say it’s time to legalize gay marriage

Australia’s public health experts say it’s time to legalize gay marriage – Gay Star News

Public Health Association of Australia and Council of Academic Public Health Associations urge lawmakers to reject a legal definition of marriage that promotes social exclusion The Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) and the Council of Academic Public Health Associations (CAPHIA) have become the latest health authorities to urge the Australian Government to stop obstructing […]

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Kim Davis, Kentucky Clerk Blocking Gay Marriages, Has Had Her Own Marital Strife – NBCNews.com

The Kentucky clerk who says she’s following “God’s word” in her refusal to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples is a longtime civil servant with her own history of marital struggles. Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was divorced three times and had children out of wedlock before experiencing a religious awakening that cemented her obedience […]

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The defiant Kim Davis, the Ky. clerk who refuses to issue gay marriage licenses - Washington Post

The defiant Kim Davis, the Ky. clerk who refuses to issue gay marriage licenses – Washington Post

The job of Rowan County clerk is not one you take seeking celebrity. It mostly involves shuffling paper: maintaining voter registration rolls, overseeing elections, issuing license plates, filing reports on the goings-on in the small northeastern Kentucky county of roughly 23,000. The elections for the position are uneventful and remarkably civil — the local Morehead News […]

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Palm Springs’ gay clothing-optional resorts consider future – The Desert Sun

Palm Springs’ “swimsuit-optional” resorts like Santiago continue to accommodate mature gay men, but remain off the radar among gay millennials.(Photo: David A. Lee / Special to Desert Outlook) “Our guests tend to be in their 40s, 50s, 60s, and some in their 70s,” says Jerry Pergolesi, who, with husband Glen Boomhour, owns Bearfoot Inn, one […]

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Participant Mummy Sein, 79, attends an event celebrating the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia in Rangoon, Burma on May 17, 2013.

Burma: Protect, Not Target, Gay People – Human Rights Watch

(New York) – Burma’s government should publicly condemn grossly discriminatory remarks by a regional official about gay men and transgender women, Human Rights Watch said today in a letter to senior Burmese officials. The Burmese government is obligated under international law to protect all people in the country regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. […]

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Here’s Why Nicole Richie Is Your New Favorite Gay Icon – Huffington Post

Anyone who is a fan of reality TV should know that Nicole Richie — alongside Paris Hilton — shaped much of today’s selfie-driven pop culture with her iconic series, “The Simple Life.” Almost a decade later, we still can’t get enough of this star! Richie’s built herself quite a queer following with her show, “Candidly Nicole,” which […]

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$200000 offer ends ‘gay’ Democrat’s child-sex charges – WND.com

Text smaller Text bigger Terry Bean with President Obama Democratic Party fundraiser and gay activist Terry Bean made sex-abuse allegations with a 17-year-old boy disappear on Tuesday thanks to a $200,000 settlement offer. Terry Bean, 67, faced child sexual-abuse charges over a September 2013 incident that allegedly occurred at a Eugene, Oregon, hotel with his […]

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Rich Gay Men Wanted: Spain’s Conservatives Make Tourist Appeal – Bloomberg

Spain is winning the battle for gay tourists. Gay and lesbian visitors contribute about $6.8 billion to the Spanish economy, according to a report by LGBT Capital last month, edging out France as Europe’s top destination. Gay people spend about 30 percent more on average than mainstream tourists in Spain, according to government estimates, boosting […]

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Andrew Goldstein and Braeden Lange's unlikely friendship - ESPN

Andrew Goldstein and Braeden Lange’s unlikely friendship – ESPN

0 Shares Print A DOZEN YEARS AGO, at the age of 20, Andrew Goldstein came out to his Dartmouth College lacrosse teammates. The All-American goalie had struggled with his sexuality since he was 7, and like so many gay and transgender kids, had contemplated suicide. “I would lie awake thinking, like, ‘God, I can’t live […]

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David Denson’s huge leap conceals pro sports’ problem with gay players – The Guardian

The day before Milwaukee Brewers minor league player David Denson announced he is gay, the first openly gay professional football player walked away from his sport. Michael Sam said he worried for his mental health. The juxtaposition of these two events shows just how far pro sports has to go to accept a gay athlete. […]

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