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Religion News Summary Highlights for July 19, 2012

July 19, 2012

The first couple to be married on a military base met at a Baptist church, but some chaplains are coming under fire for attending the wedding.

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July 19, 2012

Media Coverage Leads to Possible Help for Harassed AZ Family

Felix Bermea, Roy Messerschmidt, and their four adopted children have been harassed, burglarized, followed, and threatened over the past several months.

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July 19, 2012

Creator Greg Berlanti Speaks With GLAAD About His New Series, Political Animals

In a Q&A with GLAAD, Political Animals creator Greg Berlanti talks about the miniseries' gay and lesbian characters, and why including LGBT characters in his projects has always been important.Read More

64th Primetime Emmys: All Nominees in Reality Show Competition Include LGBT Contestants

This morning the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced its 2012 Primetime Emmys nominees and included several nods for inclusive series and characters, as well as out LGBT actors.

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Momentum builds as more Americans demand change from Boy Scouts

Pressure continues to mount as more and more Americans urge the Boy Scouts to end its discriminatory ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders. Read More

New "Back of the Line" Report Highlights HIV Epidemic Among Black Gay Men

Black gay men in the United States are at the highest risk of contracting HIV of any people in the world, according to a new report released by Black AIDS Institute. And with a 60 percent chance of being infected by age 40, inadequate access to health care and resources as well as a lack of institutional attention to black gay men, not risky behavior, are to blame.

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