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Ten Scouts resign in show of support for fired gay staffer

Ten staffers at a California Boy Scouts camp have resigned in a show of support for fellow staffer and Eagle Scout Tim Griffin, who was fired last week because he’s gay. Griffin had served at the camp for eight years.

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Washington Post Op-Ed Gives Different Perspective on Sally Ride, Her Partner, and Her Family

When Sally Ride died just a few days ago, many in the public were surprised to learn that she had been in a 27-year relationship with another woman, Dr. Tam O’Shaughnessy.

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The New York Times: Give Sally Ride her due place in LGBT history

If the New York Times is the "paper of record" then it's right now missing a crucial part of that record. It became known that American hero Sally Ride, who passed away this week, had been in a relationship with a woman for more than a quarter-century.

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Equality Florida Launches Petition to Demand Apology from Florida Lt. Governor

Equality Florida's Nadine Smith is organizing lesbian women around the county to demand the Florida Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll apologize for her anti-gay comments. Sign this petition to tell the Lt. Governor that no elected official should promote hate and inaccurate stereotypes. Read More

What to Watch: Wednesday, July 25

Tonight catch all new episodes of Beverly Hills Nannies, Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles and Big Brother.Read More

BuzzFeed interviews Sally Ride's sister, tells the story The New York Times failed to tell

The New York Times' obituary of Sally Ride failed to mention explicitly that she was in a relationship with a woman.

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