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Gay Rights

Civil Rights

Forward Progress In Louisiana Same-Sex Marriage Case

by Derek Penton ● 9:00 AM March 23, 2014
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After a long and stale month in the case, I am happy bring the good news of progress!

News

US Congress Candidate Who Says Tornadoes, Autism God’s Punishment For Gay Rights Wins Primary

by David Badash ● 11:41 AM March 19, 2014
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In what can only be described as a shocking turn of events, Republicans in Chicago have voted to send a candidate whose radical religious views stretch the imagination to Congress.

News

After Centuries Of Oppression, George Will Laments LGBT People Now ‘Sore Winners’

by David Badash ● 11:45 AM March 3, 2014
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George Will on Fox News Sunday decided to stand up for the civil rights of LGBT people by complaining that gays are now “sore winners.”

News

Breaking: Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Vetoes Anti-Gay ‘Religious Freedom’ Bill

by David Badash ● 7:51 PM February 26, 2014
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GOP governor Jan Brewer tonight put an end to the national debate by vetoing Arizona’s highly-controversial anti-gay legislation.

2014 Winter Olympics

Maddow Talks Sochi Olympics With Letterman: ‘As A Gay Person, I’d Be Safe In Jail’

by David Badash ● 11:28 AM January 24, 2014
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Rachel Maddow last night told the CBS “Late Night” host that she would not feel safe visiting the Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia. “As a gay person, I’d be ‘safe’ in jail.”

Discrimination

Bravo Europe! Russia Has Accused You Of Forcing Gay Tolerance On The World

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:09 PM January 16, 2014
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A new report by the Russian Foreign Ministry complains of Western Europe’s “aggressive propaganda of homosexual love.” To which we say, “Go Europe!”

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Brendon Ayanbadejo: Chris Kluwe Was Cut For Being Pro-Gay

by David Badash ● 8:26 AM January 3, 2014
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Brendon Ayanbadejo says that Chris Kluwe is “100 percent right” for believing he was fired for his views on gay rights.

News

Obama Honors Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address By Including Gay Rights And Women’s Rights

by David Badash ● 11:28 AM November 20, 2013
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To honor the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, President Obama penned a letter commemorating Lincoln’s remarks. Obama honors the “movements for civil rights and women’s rights and workers rights and gay rights.”

Bigotry Watch

Gay Rights Have Nothing To Do With Civil Rights, Because, Ellen DeGeneres, Says Conservative

by David Badash ● 12:42 PM September 23, 2013
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A conservative religious author and anti-gay activist says that gay rights have nothing to do with civil rights, and points to Ellen DeGeneres as proof.

2014 Winter Olympics

Exclusive: Russian Journalist Oleg Kashin On Putin And A Boycott of Sochi Olympics

by Tanya Domi ● 6:15 PM August 19, 2013
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In this exclusive interview, well-known Russian journalist Oleg Kashin, who was nearly beaten to death in 2010, talks with The New Civil Rights Movement about Vladimir Putin’s revenge against the West and a potential boycott of the Sochi Games.

2014 Winter Olympics

Exclusive: Russian Journalist Oleg Kashin On Putin’s Politics, Anti-Gay Laws And Sochi Olympics

by Tanya Domi ● 10:49 AM August 17, 2013
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In this exclusive interview, well-known Russian journalist Oleg Kashin, who was nearly beaten to death in 2010, talks with The New Civil Rights Movement about Vladimir Putin, Russian politics and Russian attitudes toward gays

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God’s ‘Mercy’ For ‘Homosexuals Praying At The Inauguration…Looks Like Probably Car Bombs’ Says Lane

by David Badash ● 12:38 PM July 23, 2013
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“Judgment,” according to Lane, would look like “Nazi Germany,” while “mercy,” according to Lane, “looks like probably car bombs in Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and Des Moines, Iowa.”

Celebrities

Harvey Fierstein Says ‘Putin Has Declared War On Homosexuals’ In NY Times Op-Ed

by David Badash ● 12:31 PM July 22, 2013
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Harvey Fierstein penned a strong and informative op-ed in the New York Times yesterday, lamenting “the world has mostly been silent” on Vladimir Putin’s war on LGBT people.

Celebrities

Harvey Fierstein: ‘Boycott The Winter Olympics — Our Brothers And Sisters In Russia Need Us NOW!’

by David Badash ● 3:26 PM July 15, 2013
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Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein today is urging people to boycott the Winter Olympics in Russia because of Vladimir Putin’s anti-gay laws that essentially make anything LGBT a crime.