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California will be led briefly by an openly gay governor

For about nine hours on Wednesday, California will be led by its first openly gay governor.

Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, a Democrat, is acting governor for the day until California Gov. 289 more words

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Virginia court strikes down same-sex marriage ban

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An appeals courts’ decision to strike down Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban adds to the growing list of decrees on a hot-button issue that will likely end up being decided by the U.S. 1,002 more words

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Archie's Death Latest Comic Book To Inject Reality

 LOS ANGELES (AP) – For most of Archie Andrew’s life, the red-headed comic book icon’s biggest quandary was whether he liked Veronica or Betty. 827 more words

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Archie to be shot saving gay friend in comic book

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Archie Andrews will die taking a bullet for his gay best friend.

The famous freckle-faced comic book icon is meeting his demise in Wednesday’s installment of “Life with Archie” when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on Kevin Keller, Archie Comics’ first openly gay character. 487 more words

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Wild Goose Part One - Celebration & Sexuality

My head swirls with images of sweaty hippies swaying inside a drumming circle, tattooed youth dancing beneath rainbow banners, and a parade of body-painted, trumpet-blowing, cymbal-crashing celebrants on their way to . 298 more words

The Spiritual Life

Plans to destroy independent Hungarian civil society: The Norway Fund

A few days ago I wrote a post about János Lázár’s attack on the commercial television stations, especially on RTL Klub. I discussed how the station retaliated by including news that until now it had avoided broadcasting, perhaps not wanting to raise the hackles of the Orbán government. 1,123 more words

Hungary

Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins Opens Up On Gay Rights

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The first lesbian to lead a house of the California Legislature says more work needs to be done to promote tolerance of gays and lesbians, especially in rural America. 117 more words

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