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Homophobic County Clerk Jailed For Contempt

Seems you CAN fight City Hall.

Kim Davis, County Clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky, USA has been jailed for Contempt of Court for refusing to issue marriage licences to same-sex couples, despite it being part of her job to do so.  759 more words


Is your son gay because….?

Is your son gay ….

Because you wanted a daughter after having 3 sons?

Because he grew up without a father?

Because he is looking for attention? 443 more words


Random Headlines -- 8/27/15

Salon – Dinesh D’Souza jokes about the deaths of Alison Parker and Adam Ward on Twitter.
Raw Story – George Zimmerman goes on racist and homophobic Twitter tirade following Virginia shootings. 99 more words

Marriage Equality

Random Headlines -- 8/24/15

The New Yorker – Donald Trump and the white nationalists.
Raw Story – 60 years ago today, Emmett Till whistled at a white woman — and he was executed for it four days later. 82 more words

Marriage Equality

Same-Sex Education: One more form of Oppression

What becomes of lesbian, gay and transgender kids?

I was listening to a radio phone-in on which UK politician and celebrity George Galloway was discussing the merits and demerits of same-sex eduction.  2,025 more words


Missing the Target

Any step against gender labelling is a positive one

The US-based retail giant, Target, does not have any UK stores, and if you wish to buy from them you have to do so online. 1,508 more words


What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop?

Showing affection is not a cishet privilege

At the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, gay actor John Barrowman grabbed and kissed a kilted male dancer.  1,588 more words