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 instnctmagazine.com 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 instnctmagazine.com: 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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