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In Hypocrisy We Trust: LGBT Americans and the Republican Party
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In Hypocrisy We Trust: LGBT Americans and the Republican Party

These days, hypocrisy no longer reveals flawed logic or a personal weakness. You can be gay and vote against equal rights.

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Sylvia Driskell v EVERY SINGLE HOMOSEXUAL IN THE WORLD

The gay blogosphere has been set ablaze with the news that we are being sued.

Earth Day: Gay and Green
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Earth Day: Gay and Green

Queer folks have emboldened the advocacy that drives a visible, “out loud,” global-green movement.

The Reality of LGBT Families
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The Reality of LGBT Families

Last weekend, a leader in the Mormon church claimed that LGBT families are “counterfeit.”

George Tubman Takei Creates Underground Railroads for LGBT Hoosiers
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George Tubman Takei Creates Underground Railroads for LGBT Hoosiers

VillageQ can share exclusive and confidential reports with our readers in Indiana that George Takei has coordinated safe passageway for LGBT Hoosiers seeking refuge in Canada.

Religious Refusal Bills: The New Battleground for LGBTQ Rights
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Religious Refusal Bills: The New Battleground for LGBTQ Rights

These bills are “a backlash reaction to achieving marriage equality for same-sex couples,” says Jane Henegar, executive director of the ACLU of Indiana. These bills threaten to erode our hard-won rights and protections.

Who Would Jesus Refuse?
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What Would Jesus Say About SB 101?

Damn, Indiana, if you didn’t get me going this morning, by passing SB 101, described by Lambda Legal as a “deeply flawed bill designed to allow private businesses, individuals and organizations to discriminate against anyone in Indiana on religious grounds.”

Where Is the Good News?
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Where Is the Good News?

The world is in turmoil but there is good. Let’s find it.

How the Battle for Marriage Equality Impacts Kids
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How the Battle for Marriage Equality Impacts Kids

Like many kids who have same-sex parents, my eight- and ten-year-old sons were born into the marriage equality movement and have learned so much from it.

Titanic as Marriage Equality Metaphor
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Titanic as Marriage Equality Metaphor

If I were a political cartoonist, the metaphor I would use to illustrate the current status of the epic same-sex marriage battle would be the sinking of the Titanic. The Titanic representing outright opposition to marriage equality; The iceberg breaching the Titanic’s hull represents SCOTUS’s 2013 Windsor decision declaring pivotal portions […]