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Huffington Post Removes Poll With Anti-Transgender Slur

November 7, 2011

The Huffington Post has removed an article from last week, which contained a transphobic slur in a readers' poll.

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LGBT-Affirming Movement Within the Mormon Church

GBT and affirming Mormons, as well as LGBT-affirming non-Mormons, gathered this weekend at the Mormon Stories conference in Salt Lake City. Read More

 
November 7, 2011

Updated: Jewish LGBT Leaders and Allies Profiled in the Forward 50

The Jewish Daily Forward recently published its Forward 50, a list of 50 Jewish leaders who have made an impact on American Jewish life in the past year.

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The Baltimore Sun Highlights Black Pastors' Support of Marriage Equality in Maryland

In a letter to the editor, Rev. Jamie Washington, associate pastor of the Unity Fellowship Church of Baltimore, pointed out The Baltimore Sun’s missed opportunity to highlight the contributions and impact of black LGBT-affirming congregations in their editorial "Marriage equality and race" (Nov. 1).

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Amsterdam News Sheds Light On New York's LGBT Homeless Youth

The Amsterdam News, New York City’s oldest and largest Black newspaper, recently ran an op-ed focusing on the conditions faced by LGBT homeless youth in New York City.

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November 7, 2011

Arizona Superintendent Apologizes to LGBT Community

Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal wrote a letter, which was addressed to the LGBT community, apologizing for anti-gay statements he made last month.Read More