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World Class Puerto Rican Boxer Orlando Cruz Comes Out

October 4, 2012

31 year-old featherweight boxer Orlando Cruz, who represented Puerto Rico at the 2000 Olympic Games and is currently ranked 4th in the world, has come out as gay.

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Leading Catholic Theologian (and Colbert Report Chaplain) Supports #SpiritDay

James J. Martin, a leading Catholic theologian and Culture Editor of the Jesuit magazine America, has tweeted his support for Spirit Day. Millions of Americans will be wearing purple on October 19 to speak out against bullying and to show their support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth.Read More

What to Watch Thursday 10/4: Grey's Anatomy Goes Back in Time, Glee's Couples are Tested

Tonight catch all new episodes of Glee as Klaine and Brittana reunite, Grey's Anatomy, The Office, Project Runway with guest judge Zoe Saldana and Scandal.Read More

#SpiritDay: 19 Days of Action to stand up to bullying - Day 4

Now that you've taken the Spirit Day pledge to go purple in a stand against bullying, watch a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) movie or TV show.Read More

Gwen Araujo Murdered Ten Years Ago Today

Today marks the tenth anniversary of the brutal murder of transgender teenager Gwen Araujo in Newark, California.

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LGBT Religion News Summary: Banned Muslim Films, Catholic Protest, and Christian LGBT Advocacy

Christian LGBT Advocacy, God Believes in Love, Concerned Catholics, and Banned Muslim Films are this week's top LGBT Religion Stories.

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