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by / on August 7, 2012 at 2:11 pm / in Alternative Healing/ Holistic Medicine, Body, Drugs, Editorials, Gender, News, Prejudice, Science, Sexuality, Society

Doctor Tries to Cure Homosexuality and “Abnormal” Gender Behavior in Females With Experimental Drug

Dr. Maria New, a pediatric endocrinologist of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Florida International University, and psychologist Heino F. L. Meyer-Bahlburg of Columbia University, are once again in the news with their controversial experiments on female fetuses with the experimental and dangerous drug dexamethasone (DEX) after Dr. Alice Dreger, professor of clinical medical humanities and bioethics in Northwestern […]

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by / on July 19, 2012 at 12:04 pm / in Culture, Editorials, Gender, Media, Prejudice, Sexuality, Society

The Secret Language

By Christopher Bryant, Guest writer for Wipe Out Homophobia In 1950s Britain, when it was a punishable offence to be homosexual, a slang called Polari flourished. Polari provided a way for gay people to talk to each other in code. If you wanted to say to a friend, for example, “Look at that man next to me, I’d like to […]

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by / on June 13, 2012 at 12:20 pm / in Celebrities, Culture, Media, Sexuality, Society

The Importance of Gay Role Models

For as long as I can remember, I’ve strongly held that the world would benefit greatly from every LGBT person coming out of the closet.  Such an action would serve two very positive purposes:  1.)  it would show the world, a world that tends to minimize those of us who are LGBT, that we are solid, contributing citizens of our […]

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by / on May 21, 2012 at 10:38 am / in Country, Culture, Current Events, Editorials, Media, Religion, Sexuality, Society

Harvey Milk Day

The first openly gay elected official, he was aware of the tremendous discrimination and prejudice that confronted gays and lesbians. Under his urging, the city council passed a Gay Rights Ordinance in 1978 that protected gays from being fired from their jobs.

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by / on May 17, 2012 at 1:51 am / in Britain/England/UK, Current Events, Media, Petitions & Organizing, Sexuality, Society

IDAHO: International Day Against Homophobia/Biphobia & Transphobia

By that time a new campaign had been launched calling for a universal decriminalization of homosexuality, and by May 17th 2006 it had attracted support from several Nobel Prize winners

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by / on April 4, 2012 at 6:39 pm / in Culture, Current Events, Education, Gender, Media, Parenting, Relationships, Religion, Sexuality, Society, Spirituality

Love is ALL That Matters

Here’s the real deal: it is time for people to start speaking up for love, to start speaking up against hate…in all forms. It’s the only way we’re going to change our culture. It’s the only way we’re going to start seeing the incidences of bullying, hatred, violence and intolerance towards LGBT teens or anybody perceived to be different.

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by / on April 2, 2012 at 2:11 pm / in Current Events, Editorials, Facebook Fan pages, Miscellaneous, News, Prejudice, Relationships, Sexuality, Society, Spirituality

WHOF: Wipeout Homophobia on Facebook

By: Thomas Drendil WHOF’s mission: To make everyone equal, because equal rights aren’t equal until everyone has them! Since 2010, Wipeout Homophobia on Facebook (WHOF), with a simple yet powerful message and virtual platform, has been combating the negative imagery that many gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals have to deal with on a daily basis from ignorant, uninformed and […]

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by / on April 2, 2012 at 10:36 am / in Country, Culture, Education, Gender, Parenting, Politics, Prejudice, Relationships, Sexuality, Society, The Pen Prostitute, Uncategorized

Part III Emily Loves Annie

Immediately their wedding photo popped up on the screen. It was taken by Paul. He caught them just as they had mushed cake all over each others faces. They were so…happy.

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by / on March 1, 2012 at 9:04 am / in Culture, Education, Gender, Parenting, Politics, Rachel Hockett - Articles, Relationships, Sexuality, Society

Dissing the Kids of LGBTs

How many times have you heard marriage equality opponents say “Children of same-sex parents are at a disadvantage”? Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum has pledged to support a federal ban on marriage equality and to annul all same-sex marriages in the country (as if he would even have that authority as president), and he refers to those who favor marriage […]

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by / on February 8, 2012 at 10:05 am / in John Shore - Articles, Media, News, Religion, Sexuality, Society

What makes Pastor “boycott gay-loving Starbucks!!” foam?

My friends at Believe Out Loud want you to know of the virtual thank-you card for which they’re currently collecting signatures. Titled Thank Starbucks For Welcoming LGBT Marriages, the card sends thanks to Starbucks for its recent decision to join more than 100 businesses in welcoming LGBT marriages in the state of Washington. You can read all about it in […]

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