Can You Support Human Rights AND Enjoy the Olympics?

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Sochi is upon us, and Kile Ozier asks: Is money more important than human rights?

Orlando Cruz Boxes Over The Rainbow

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Everything about Orlando Cruz makes Alyssa Royse happy. But particularly the fact that he’s knocking homophobia straight out of the park (as well as the ring).

Remove the Gay Pride Flag But Let the Confederate Flag Fly?

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Alex Yarde wonders if we really call ourselves free when we’re willing to entertain the idea of removing a Pride Flag but not the one that, for many, symbolizes legalized slavery?

Steve Grand, Country Music and The United States of Amnesia

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Nico Lang explains that if he’s successful, Grand will be the first country singer to get famous because of his sexuality, rather than in spite of it. But we need to be mindful of who is still being left out.

You Gave Me the Strength to Come Out

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The story of the loss of Rob and Linda Robertson’s son has moved many people. Here, a letter from one man whose life was changed by their story.

Biting Bad Apples: The Truth About the “Ex-Gay” Movement

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The conversion therapy business may be more about making money than setting you straight.

Chick-Fil-A, Jonathan Merritt, and the Conservative Politics of Outing

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Brian Ammons has some very serious concerns over the outing of evangelical Jonathan Merritt, and asserts that if boycotts are tricky business, then the outing of another person should be considered even more so.

Cynthia Nixon Ties the Knot! See More Married and Engaged Gay Celebs

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Tara Block talks LGBTQ engagements and marriages happening in Hollywood.

Dear Internet: Stop Outing People

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What do you think? Does your sexuality become fair game when you enter the public eye? Is there ever a reason to attempt to out someone without their consent?

Breaking News: Joe Biden Endorses Same-Sex Marriage

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BIDEN: Look, I am Vice President of the United States of America. The president sets the policy. I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men, women marrying women and heterosexual men marrying women are entitled to the same exact rights. All the civil rights, all the civil liberties. And quite frankly I don’t see much of a distinction beyond that.

The National Organization for Marriage Wants You

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HeatherN is dismayed with the National Organization for Marriage’s attempts to sow racial division.

The New Bill O’Reilly?

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HeatherN wants us to use caution when thinking that O’Reilly’s support of transgendered woman Jenna Talachova’s right to participate in the Miss Universe pageant means he is an advocate for same-sex marriage.