Monthly Archives: March 2012

Lesbian Dallas Judge Refuses to Marry Straights until Gays can Marrry In Texas

The Dallas Voice has a very lengthy piece on District Judge Tonya Parker, who is refusing to marry opposite-sex couples until same-sex couples can marry in Texas: Parker said she refers couples to other judges to perform the ceremonies because … Continue reading

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Malaysian court rules against gay rights activists seeking to challenge ban on arts festival

Reposted from The Washington Post: KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia’s High Court on Thursday dismissed a bid by activists to challenge a police ban on a gay arts festival, in a rare legal case involving gay rights in the Muslim-majority … Continue reading

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Grab a Hankie: Grandparents For Marriage Equality

First saw this on Joe. My. God. It’s very touching; hence, the repost. I love how not only is this an older straight couple showing support but also that the grandfather is a religious leader. Busting two memes at the same time.

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Catholic Institutions OK with Gay–until You Want to Marry

From comes this gem about another gay staff member of a Christian institution being fired for daring to want to make a commitment to his partner. Shamefull: Al Fischer, an openly gay music teacher, at St. Ann Catholic School … Continue reading

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Glee’s Bullying/Suicide Episode Blew Up The Trevor Project’s Traffic

Reposted from Following Glee’s winter finale episode (which the Trevor Project used to debut its new Daniel Radcliffe PSA), the LGBT youth organization saw a three-fold increase in callers on its phone line and nearly 10 times as many … Continue reading

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Ohio Vote to Un-Ban Same-Sex Marriage?

First seen on Joe. My. God., The Columbus Dispatch is reporting that Freedom to Marry Coaltion is starting a petition drive to place a contitutional issue of undoing Ohio’s 2004 same sex marriage ban: The Freedom to Marry Coalition expects … Continue reading

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