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ACLU: Web Filter Provider to Drop LGBT Category

A California-based company has become the first major web filter provider to drop a category that allowed schools in Missouri…

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Va. Juvenile Justice Board Bans Gay Discrimination

The board that oversees the state Department of Juvenile Justice has voted to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation at…

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First NAACP Town Hall on LGBT Issues

The NAACP will host its first-ever town hall meeting on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender issues during the 102nd Annual…

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International News

LGBT Toilet at Rio Samba Group Praised, Criticized

There are now three toilet options for revelers at the Rio de Janiero, Brazil's Cidade de Deus shantytown's samba headquarters:…

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Southern Baptists: Gay rights not civil rights

A day after electing their first African-American president in a historic move that strives to erase its legacy of racism,…

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Gay marriage effort fails in Illinois legislature

A push to allow gay marriage in Illinois has failed, despite last-minute urging from President Barack Obama and months of…

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NASA Out & Allied group releases It Gets Better video

In honor of LGBT Equality Month, the aeronautics and space organization has created an It Gets Better video that reinforces…

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Survey offers complex portrait of gay Americans

Even as they acknowledge greater acceptance by society, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans are, on average, less happy than…

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Obama urges ban on workplace bias against gays

President Barack Obama on Thursday marked Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month by calling on Congress to pass legislation…

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GOP urges lawmakers to erase LGBT protections

Republican Party leaders are urging the Idaho Legislature to put a stop to local communities' efforts to provide discrimination protections…

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