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Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer appointed to defense committee

“Col. Cammermeyer’s appointment represents a step forward as we continue to push for lesbians and gays to serve openly in…

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Obama Talks, McCain Balks

In this election season, the Gay History Project attempted to interview both the Democratic and Republican candidates for president—just as…

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Gay-Friendly Judicial Nominee Opposed By GOP

President Barack Obama faced his first defeat of a judicial nominee Thursday, as Senate Republicans lined up against a California…

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US Appeals Court Rules on Gays in Military

A federal appeals court that has called for the immediate halt of the military's ban on openly gay troops issued…

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LeftOut

I Cannot Stinkin’ Believe…

...that I am still protesting this crap. Since 1968. That’s how long I’ve thought we should decriminalize marijuana.

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Columns

I am gay. And I am black.

It feels as if I’ve been living a double life all of these years, and I do not want to…

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News

Views shift little after Obama backs gay marriage

President Barack Obama's endorsement of gay marriage appears to have made Americans on both sides of the issue even more…

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Obama Hosts 2012 LGBT Pride Reception at White House

Standing in alliance with gay and transgender people, President Obama held an LGBT Pride Month Reception on June 15 to…

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Romney on attack in Pa.; Obama collects Texas cash

Obama, anxious about losing a financial edge in the contest, is turning to Republican-tilted Texas to raise money from gay,…

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Obama opposes Boy Scouts’ ban of gay members

A White House spokesman said Wednesday that President Barack Obama disagrees with a ban on gays in the Boy Scouts,…

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