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When Petty Officer 2nd Class Marissa Gaeta kissed Petty Officer 3rd Class Citlalic Snell today in Virginia Beach, a little bit of history was made. Continue reading

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San Diego Gay and Lesbian News: VIDEO: In Geneva, Secretary Clinton focuses on global LGBT rights in UN Human Rights Day speech

Source: http://sdgln.com/news/2011/12/06/secretary-clinton-focuses-LGBT-rights-united-nations-human-rights-day-speech?fb_ref=.Tt55ixGXb4Y.like&fb_source=profile_oneline (Editor’s note: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about Human Rights Day to the United Nations today in Geneva. The entire transcript of the speech, provided by humanrights.gov, is below.) Good evening and let me express my deep honor and … Continue reading

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Jose Guerena: Where Is Responsibility? Accountability? Justice?

 

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Demand Answers in SWAT Team Killing of Arizona Ex-Marine Iraq Veteran Jose Guerena: Why Aren’t Law “Enforcers” Subject to Law?

Raw video: Sheriff’s Office interview on fatal SWAT raid ABC KGUN 9 On Your Side Preview: “I don’t know all the details.” Family Demands Answers in SWAT Team Killing of Arizona Ex-Marine ABC Preview: “The family of an ex-Marine who was … Continue reading

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Tell Sheriff Clarence Dupnik (AZ) to Fess Up About the Murder* of Jose Guerena

Trigger Warning: Violence, detailed account of gunshots, family witnessing murder. Another tragedy in Arizona: 26 year-old former Marine Jose Guerena, who “served two tours in Iraq in 2003 and 2005 as part of the Yuma-based MWSS-173,” was killed by a SWAT … Continue reading

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Remembering Andrew Wilfahrt: Waiting for the Certification of the Repeal of “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell”

“Soldiers don’t die for our freedom of speech, they don’t die for patriotism, they don’t die for noble causes, they don’t die for our political agendas, soldiers die for each other.  If the man or woman to your right or … Continue reading

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All Rights: Mubarak Resigns and 30 Year Rule Ends with 30 Second Statement (Feb. 11, 2011)

Realtime Twitter results News updates Hosni Mubarak Resignation (Text of Statement) Bloomberg Preview: “Hosni Mubarak stepped down as president of Egypt and handed power to the military, bowing to the demands of protesters who have occupied central Cairo for the … Continue reading

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