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Disabled veteran who runs a LGBTI Newsletter.

Cher cancels farewell tour on doctors’ orders


Joe Morgan | Gay Star News | November 21, 2014 Cher has cancelled her Dressed to Kill Tour on doctors’ orders. The legendary gay icon said she was ‘devastated’ and has pledged to finish it next year. The 68-year-old Dark … Continue reading

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9th Circuit Rejects Alaska’s Request For Full Panel To Consider Appeal On Gay Marriage Ban


Carlos Santoscoy | On Top Magazine | November 21, 2014 A federal appeals court has rejected Alaska’s request for a full court review of a judge’s ruling striking down the state’s ban on gay marriage. On October 7, a 3-judge … Continue reading

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Gambia Leader Approves Law Jailing Gays for Life


Associated Press | EDGE Boston | November 21, 2014 The president of Gambia has signed a bill into law that calls for life imprisonment for some homosexual acts, the latest African country to codify harsh penalties for the gay community. A … Continue reading

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Country Singer Billy Gilman Comes Out As Gay


Curtis M. Wong | Huffington Post | November 21, 2014 Country singer Billy Gilman, who shot to stardom at age 11 with “One Voice,” has come out as gay. The 26-year-old Rhode Island native spoke apprehensively, but at length, about … Continue reading

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Ugandan LGBTI Human Rights Violations Report Released


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | November 21, 2014 The Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights and Constitutional Law (CSCHRCL), Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF), Rainbow Health Foundation (RHF), and Support Initiative for Persons with Congenital Disorders (SIPD) released … Continue reading

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Transgender Pioneer and Stone Butch Blues Author Leslie Feinberg Has Died


Advocate | November 21, 2014 Leslie Feinberg, who identified as an anti-racist white, working-class, secular Jewish, transgender, lesbian, female, revolutionary communist, died on November 15. She succumbed to complications from multiple tick-borne co-infections, including Lyme disease, babeisiosis, and protomyxzoa rheumatica, … Continue reading

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Wayne Besen’s “I’ve Got Issues” Radio


If you are looking for a fast moving, political talk show that is interesting and entertaining, check out “I’ve Got Issues” with Wayne Besen, on WCPT.     Listen once, you will fall in love. Listen twice, you will be … Continue reading

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Congressional Research Service Publishes Report On Federal Government Taxing Marijuana


NORML | November 20, 2014 Washington, D.C.: The Congressional Research Service (CRS) released a comprehensive thirty five-page report last week examining the federal government establishing a wholesale excise tax on the production and sale of cannabis-related products. In what is … Continue reading

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Police Union Official: Darren Wilson Doesn’t Expect to Be Charged


Michael Brown Sr. calls for calm in Ferguson. (photo: St Louis Forward) CBS News | Reader Supported News | November 21, 2014 he suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown does not appear to expect criminal charges … Continue reading

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Kirk Cameron Teaching People How To Act Around Gay People Is Nutty Even By His Standards


Dan Tracer | Queerty | November 21, 2014 A video has surfaced of a highlight reel from one of Kirk Cameron’s appearances on a wing-nut Christian channel called The Way Of The Master Television that is disturbing even by his standards. “God hates gay … Continue reading

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