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Safe Schools Advocates Say Ruling “Sends a Message”

Safe-schools activists are hailing the recent ruling in a bullying lawsuit, saying it sends a clear message to school districts in Michigan.

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…With Sexual Liberty and Justice for All

After 16 years of being bludgeoned by zealots wielding sex as a weapon to divide and conquer Americans, can it be time for a new sexual revolution in the age of Obama? Creating Change says yes.

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HIV Prevention Hypocrisy Watch: Fight the Virus, Punish the Victim?

The U.S. must squarely face the hypocrisy of countries, like Senegal, that support crucial HIV-prevention efforts for men who have sex with men while simultaneously enforcing laws that criminalize homosexual conduct.

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Iowa Becomes Battleground in Fight for Marriage Equality

Iowa’s next turn in the national spotlight begins today, when the state Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage.

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Get Real! Women Who Sleep With Women Losing Their Virginity

What you’re discovering is one of the many ways in which virginity as a concept doesn’t make sense. If you two pursue sexual pleasure together, however you choose to do it, you’re having sex.

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HIV: Still Not Just a “Gay Thing”

The myth that HIV is strictly a “gay thing” has re-emerged from the shadowy world of rumor and email forwarding and is poking its head out in the right wing media.

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AIDS and Silence: The Stigma Is Killing Us

We have a problem in the gay men’s community. Our silence about the epidemic slowly eating us away is killing us. As much as this might sound like it is some ancient diatribe written in the ’80s, it remains the reality today.

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Massive Layoffs at Focus on the Family After Prop 8 Win

Focus on the Family announced major layoffs to its Colorado Springs-based ministry yesterday. The cutbacks come just weeks after the group pumped more than half a million dollars into the successful effort to pass a gay-marriage ban in California.

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One Giant Step Forward, One Devastating Step Back

On a night in which this country took a giant step forward on racial issues and reproductive rights, we also took a devastating step backwards when it comes to the rights of gay and lesbian individuals.

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Federal Court Rules Discrimination Against Transgender Woman is Sex Discrimination

Are transgender people protected from employment discrimination based on existing law protecting Americans from sex discrimination and sex stereotyping? A federal court says yes.

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