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Corporate America Giants Support LGBT Equality, CNBC Reports

CNBC has a great story on how the CEOS of AT&T and the accounting firm Ernst & Young have taken public stances in support equality for people in the LGBT community in recent months. James S. Turley, CEO and Chairman of the latter business, has promised to work with the Boy Scouts of America, as a current board member, to repeal their anti-inclusive policies against LGBT participants.Read More

Video: Eagle Scout renounces rank in opposition to anti-gay ban

MSBNC’s Thomas Roberts today featured former Eagle Scout Naka Nathaniel, who recently renounced his rank until the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) ends its ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders.Read More

Bob Jones University LGBT Alumni Organize and March in NYC LGBT Pride

Bob Jones University is the latest of evangelical and fundamentalist colleges and universities to have its students and alumni form an unofficial LGBT organization. After quietly planning for months, BJUnity announced the launch of BJUnity.org and its organization to support LGBT and straight affirming alumni and students of fundamentalist Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina.

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June 18, 2012

GLAAD Joins Silent March Against 'Stop and Frisk'

GLAAD joins nearly 300 organizations in solidarity to march in protest to the marginalizing practices by the NYPD in the End Stop and Frisk: Silent March Against Racial Profiling.Read More

George Takei to take stand against Scouts' anti-gay ban with GLAAD, Jennifer Tyrrell at NYC Pride

TV icon George Takei will join Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell and GLAAD at the NYC Pride Pride march this Sunday in a stand against the Boy Scouts' anti-gay policies, NY Daily News' Carson Griffith exclusively reported today.Read More

What to Watch: Monday, June 18

Tonight on an all new Push Girls Tiphany must make a decision about her relationship; plus new episodes of Teen Wolf, Lost Girl and The Secret Life of the American Teenager.Read More