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Scott Lively, ‘Kill The Gays’ Bill Supporter And Evangelist, On Trial For Crimes Against Humanity

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UN Resolution on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (15 June 2011)

Click here to view and download the original resolution. (Text below directly obtained from above source.) United Nations A /HRC/17/L.9/Rev.1 General Assembly Distr.: Limited 15 June 2011 Original: English Human Rights Council Seventeenth session Agenda item 8 Follow-up and implementation of … Continue reading

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Why did Argentina legalize gay marriage?

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“Unyielding Bias Persists” in Ten Countries with Same-Sex Marriage

A Decade on, Progress on Same-Sex Marriages Human Rights Watch Preview: “‘The fact that same-sex marriage has been legalized on three continents demonstrates progress in equality,’ said Boris O. Dittrich, acting director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Rights … Continue reading

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Repeal of DOMA by Brian Anthony Bowen

Repeal of DOMA Thursday, February 24, 2011 Open Letter to Honorable Members Of Congress By Brian Anthony Bowen Reposted with permission from The Gemini Enterprise ______________________________________________________________ Dear Elected Official, As the Defense of Marriage Act appears to be headed for the trash … Continue reading

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Equal Protection: A Lesson from Iowa

How can you say banning same-sex marriage is unconstitutional when marriage isn’t in the Constitution?  Well, here’s one example from the Iowa Supreme Court, which decided the state’s statute limiting civil marriage to a union between a man and a … Continue reading

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Obama administration won’t defend DOMA

In gay rights victory, Obama administration won’t defend Defense of Marriage Act The Washington Post Preview: “The Obama administration announced Wednesday that it will no longer defend the constitutionality of the federal government’s ban on recognizing same-sex marriages, a rare … Continue reading

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