Tag Archives: LGBT

Where the Gays Are

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 These U.S. cities can proudly claim bragging rights to having the largest gay populations. According to Jed Kolko, Chief Economist at real estate website Trulia: Here’s what we did. For each ZIP code in the U.S., … Continue reading

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Fifth-Grader Allowed to Read Banned Speech on Same-Sex Marriage on Monday

Saturday, June 16, 2012 Have I mentioned 10-year-old New York fifth-grader, Kameron Slade, is my new hero? NY1 News reports: The department of education says a queens fifth grader will get to read his speech on same-sex marriage after all … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2012

Monday, May 28, 2012 A Marine hoists the LGBT rainbow flag at a U.S. military base in Afghanistan. The picture was posted at Wipeout Homophobia’s Facebook page. On Memorial Day 2012, let’s take a moment to remember DADT was finally … Continue reading

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NAACP Supports Same-Sex Marriage

Sunday, May 20, 2012 This is good news and will help to tamp down the argument African Americans are divided on marriage equality. The NAACP, one of the nation’s largest and most respected African American advocacy organizations, has passed a … Continue reading

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President Obama Raises $1 Million in 90 Minutes After Pro-Marriage Announcement

Thursday, May 10, 2012 President Barack Obama’s endorsement of same-sex marriage translated into a huge campaign windfall. His 2012 reelection coffer was received a tsunami of cash from wealthy gay donors and disillusioned young people eager to be inspired by … Continue reading

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Obama Speaks! Expected to Address Views on Same-Sex Marriage

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 President Obama is scheduled to sit-down today for an interview with ABC News on and is expected to discuss his vague, “evolving” position on same-sex marriage. The interview, tightly controlled, will be conducted by Robin Roberts, … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

Monday, April 2, 2012 “I think if President Obama came out as gay, he wouldn’t lose the black vote.” – Van Jones cheerfully told MSNBC on Monday afternoon

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