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Obama rejects boycott of Olympics in Russia

President Barack Obama rejected the idea of the United States boycotting the Winter Olympics in Sochi next year despite several…

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Q&A on anti-gay legislation in Russia

The law has outraged Russian liberals and some sectors of the international community just six months before the start of…

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DOD Announces Same-Sex Spouse Benefits

Today, the Department of Defense announced its plan to extend benefits to same-sex spouses of uniformed service members and Department…

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FIFA asks World Cup host Russia to explain anti-gay law

FIFA has asked authorities in 2018 World Cup host Russia for "clarification and more details" about a new anti-gay law,…

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Judge: Uganda gay rights suit can continue

A federal judge won't dismiss a Ugandan gay rights group's lawsuit against a Massachusetts evangelical minister.

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Puerto Rico to debate new gay rights, gender bills

Religious groups gathered Wednesday in front of Puerto Rico's seaside capitol to protest proposed laws that would allow same-sex couples…

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GLAAD finds movies lag behind TV in LGBT roles

We may be seeing more prominent gay and lesbian characters on TV shows, but the movie industry lags well behind…

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Cameroon rally targets suspected gay bars

More than 100 young men and women in Cameroon's capital posted anti-gay signs on bars suspected of being gay-friendly during…

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Star Trek actor George Takei to receive gay advocacy award

The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force has announced that Star Trek actor George Takei will receive the 2013 National…

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Russia defends anti-gay law in letter to IOC

The Russian government assured the IOC on Thursday it will not discriminate against homosexuals during the Sochi Olympics, while defending…

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