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Just Married: Kevin Keller Ties the Knot in 'Life with Archie #16'

January 4, 2012

Riverdale's first gay character, Kevin Keller, joins the military, meets his partner and walks down the aisle in Life with Archie #16, released in comic book stores today.

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Roman Catholics Continue to Organize after Cardinal George's Anti-Gay Comments

In the days and weeks following Cardinal Francis George of Chicago’s comparison of the LGBT community to the Ku Klux Klan, Catholics have continued to organize and speak out. Many Catholics have found the Cardinal’s comments and the ensuing backlash to be an opportunity to educate the Roman Catholic hierarchy on the reality of LGBT Catholics. Dignity Chicago is one of several Dignity chapters celebrating their 40th anniversary this year. Comments like those of Cardinal George’s are one of the reasons why the prophetic call of Dignity is as important now as it was 40 years ago. Read More

 
January 4, 2012

Santa Barbara Police Investigating Anti-Gay Hate Crime

The Santa Barbara Independent reports that two men were victims of a brutal anti-gay attack on New Year's.

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Magic Johnson Teams Up With Rappers to Address Homophobia in Hip Hop

NBA legend and HIV/AIDS advocate Magic Johnson plans to continue educating the African American community about HIV and hopes to also address anti-gay attitudes in hip hop.

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January 4, 2012

What to Watch: Wednesday January 4

With the new year some of your favorite shows return, tonight catch new episodes of Days of Our Lives, Modern Family, Happy Endings and Revenge.

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January 3, 2012

Delaware and Hawaii Celebrate Civil Unions

With the ringing in of the new year, both the first state and the 50th state celebrated new civil union laws for lesbian and gay couples.Read More