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Utah judge removes baby from lesbian foster parents

On Tuesday, juvenile court judge Scott Johansen ordered a baby to be taken away from its married lesbian foster parents and placed with a heterosexual couple instead, ruling it would be better for the child’s well-being. 176 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Obama announces support for Equality Act, becomes first president on “Out” cover

President #BarackObama is our Ally of the Year and cover of the #Out100: https://t.co/h9GBgXcoOZ pic.twitter.com/89UZytobYP

— Out Magazine (@outmagazine) November 10, 2015

On Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced that he is supporting the Equality Act, which was introduced by House and Senate Democrats in July and…

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Most women are bisexual or gay but never straight, study suggests

A new study has found that while women who identified as lesbian are much more attracted to the female form, women who say they are heterosexual are strongly aroused by images of both naked men and naked women.  133 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Clintons’ support of DOMA in 1996 may hurt Hillary in 2016

In 1996, Bill Clinton signed the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), a bill that would ensure same-sex marriages would be second-class even in the states that permitted them. 138 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Los Angeles’ lesbian feminist house of horrors

@arcooley reviews Kill Joy's Castle. Tomorrow's the last day to visit haunted house! http://t.co/dgZLIMEM8o

— KK (@kohila) October 29, 2013

Visitors hoping to enjoy the immersive installation Killjoy’s Kastle, in the West Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles, should hurry.

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For a grown-up Goth, Halloween is the most wonderful time of the year

Every October, the animatronic life-size mummy takes his place of honor on my front porch. By then, I’m already intoxicated by the sensory delight of autumn. 1,757 more words