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Catholic University Students Coming Out in a Network

LGBT and allied students at Catholics universities are using National Coming Out Day to launch a new association calling on the church to expand its acceptance of LGBT equality. The Catholic Association of Students for Equality (CASE) is made up of LGBT student groups from eleven Catholic-affiliated colleges.

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Religion News Summary: Bishop Brouhaha, Black Pastors Speaking Out, and Getting into the Spirit of Spirit Day

Read what happens when bishops disagree on marriage equality, when African-American pastors speak up, and when clergy get involved in marriage equality campaigns. All in this week's LGBT Religion News Summary.

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NY Times profiles Frank Schubert; here's what they skipped

The New York Times published a profile of anti-gay campaign architect Frank Schubert, but it fails to hold him accountable for the speech and actions of those he has tasked with carrying out his campaigns.

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Engage Your School Or College To Go Purple On #SpiritDay!

GLAAD is helping students, faculty and staff at schools and colleges around the country go purple on Spirit Day!Read More

 
October 11, 2012

Read Ohio Boy Scout Mom Jennifer Tyrrell's Letter to Local Scout Council

Ohio River Valley Council
Boy Scouts of America
Attn: Paul Tucker, President
 
Dear Mr. Tucker:
 

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Nordstrom Comes Out in Support of Marriage Equality

The Nordstrom chain of clothing stores has come out in support of Referendum 74 in Washington, which will grant marriage equality to gay and lesbian couples in the state. They distributed their decision to in a company-wide memo.

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