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LGBT Religion News Summary: Spirit Day, 'Religious Liberty,' and Marriage Equality in the Upcoming Election

October 25, 2012

GLAAD’s Religion, Faith & Values program works to elevate LGBT-affirming voices of faith in mainstream, regional, and community media. Jennifer Knapp is still singing, the Torah still supports marriage equality, and LGBT Muslims make the case for relationships. And the number of LGBT Christians in New York City might surprise you.

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President Obama Embraces Marriage Equality in Maine, Maryland, Washington and Minnesota

President Obama today announced his continued support for marriage equality by endorsing the four key marriage races: Maryland, Maine, Minnesota and Washington.

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Anti-gay activists once again misuse the phrase 'out of context'

Just about any time an anti-gay group or individual is caught saying something that is obviously out-of-touch with mainstream America, the spin machine hops into overdrive and the messenger-shooting begins. Always, the claim is that the comments were taken "out of context." Read More

 
October 25, 2012

Think your opponent is Hitler? Voters should know.

Pastor Brad Brandon is far from the only active anti-gay operative to have said vile and inflammatory things about the LGBT community. He’s just one of the few who’ve been reported on as such.Read More

Watch: Google Employees Join Tech Giants Apple and Microsoft in Speaking Out for Marriage Equality

Google employees speak out in support of marriage equality in a new video by TheFour.com.Read More

NJ school drops Boy Scouts charter over 'egregious' anti-gay ban

A conservative Jewish day school in West Orange, New Jersey has announced that it will not renew its Boy Scout charter for 2013 because of the national Scouting organization’s policy banning gay and lesbian scouts and scout leaders, New Jersey Jewish News reports.Read More