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Facebook posts LGBT love stories for Valentine's Day

In honor of Valentine's Day, Facebook used its official LGBTQ resource page to gather and share the stories of couples who came together using Facebook.

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February 13, 2013

Religion News Summary: New Pope, and Lots of Other Catholic News

This week's religion news summary has a lot of Catholic things: the Pope's resigning, another principal got fired for supporting marriage equality, and the bishops continue to wrestle with LGBT inclusion and immigration reform.

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Transgender Model And Designer Isis King Debuts Fashion Collection

On Monday, February 11, transgender fashion designer, actress and former America's Next Top Model star Isis King debuted her much-anticipated collection titled, "The Goldest winter Ever," in New York.

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Gay Will Never Be The New Black: What James Baldwin Taught Me About My White Privilege

Mainstream gay culture privileges the white narrative, and it does so at the expense of its own legitimacy.

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February 13, 2013

LGBT and religious leaders condemn call for "straight-only" prom in Indiana

The group of Sullivan High School parents, teachers, and students lobbying for a straight-only prom have couched their anti-LGBT position in religious language, stating "We want to make the public see that we love the homosexuals, but we don't think it's right nor should it be accepted." Many religious leaders, however, have rejected the group's claims that LGBT people are "wrong" and that they should have a straight-only prom.

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Guest Post: 5 Queer Authors to Celebrate during Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month here are 5 queer authors every reader should add to their list. Read More