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Pennsylvania high school students throw ‘Anti-Gay Day’

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A Pennsylvania high school has found itself entwined in a national media firestorm as conflict erupts between anti-gay religious conservatives and LGBT students and advocates. The community at McGuffey High School in Claysville is at the center of one … [Read More]
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Daughter of lesbian mothers speaks out against gay marriage

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A woman who was raised by two moms has written an open letter against gay marriage on the Federalist, a web magazine focused on culture, politics, and religion that’s known for having a conservative bent. “My father’s absence created a huge hole … [Read More]
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Polyamorous Oakland family finds parenting easier with two moms and a dad

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An Oakland family has found what they think is the key to a happy household: three parents. Two women named Melinda and Dani Phoenix and the man they both consider their husband, Jonathan Stein, are in a polyamorous relationship and parenting two babi… [Read More]

Pastor abruptly asks guests to leave funeral for lesbian mom

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Hundreds of friends and family gathered in the pews of a Colorado church last Saturday waiting to mourn the death of 33-year-old Vanessa Collier, who tragically died when she was cleaning her gun and was now resting in a casket before them. The flowers… [Read More]
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Parents honor teen’s sex change in newspaper birth announcement

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Best Birth Announcement ever. Today’s CM. What a wonderful family. pic.twitter.com/Zz4NkssKHD — Lisa Dart (@frostyagnes) December 2, 2014 A birth announcement printed in Australia’s Courrier-Mail is making laps around the world via Twitter. Obvious… [Read More]
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Calif. mom in same-sex marriage denied driver’s license in Texas

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A woman who moved from California to Texas was denied a driver’s license at the Department of Public Safety (DPS) in Houston because her same-sex marriage isn’t recognized there, according to ABC’s KTRK-TV. Connie Wilson legally married Aimee Wil… [Read More]
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Jazz Jenning’s new children’s book tells transgender story

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Our society is slowly becoming more open-minded about our definition of gender identity, largely due to the emphatic trans movement and the increasing presence of transgender people in pop culture. Think Laverne Cox starring in Orange is the New Black … [Read More]
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Aussie study finds kids of same-sex parents live in harmonious households

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The results from another study looking at the well-being of children with same-sex parents are in and the findings reveal yet again that these children are, in many ways, better off than those kids from traditional families. A small Australian study fo… [Read More]
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