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California legislators urge Scouts to be more inclusive

California lawmakers on Tuesday nixed a resolution that would honor the Boy Scouts, instead opting for a measure pushing the org to adopt more LGBT-friendly policies.

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May 9, 2012

Daytime Emmy Awards: a Look at the Inclusive Nominees

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today the nominees for the 39th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards.

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Video: In historic move, President Obama announces support of marriage equality

In a historic move, President Barack Obama announced his support for full marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples today.Read More

National Organizations Respond to the Expulsion of Bullied Gay Teen Dynasty Young

The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC), the Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) Network and the Indiana Youth Group (IYG) are among the organizations that have expressed their support for 17 year old Dynasty Young, the bullied gay teen from Indiana who's been expelled for using an electrical self-protection device as a way of protecting himself against physical violence.Read More

What to Watch: Wednesday, May 9

Tonight catch the series premiere of Around the World in 80 Plates and new episodes of Suburgatory, Modern Family, America's Next Top Model: British Invasion, Don't Trust the B---- in Apt. 23, Revenge, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Happily Divorced.Read More

May 8, 2012

Lead Singer of Punk Band 'Against Me' Comes Out as Transgender in Rolling Stone

Tom Gabel, lead singer of the punk band Against Me!, will come out as transgender in an article set to run in this week’s issue of Rolling Stone.Read More