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Religious Right, Anti-Gay Pundits Slam Boy Scouts' Potential Policy Shift

Posted 01.27.2014 | Gay Voices

It seems not everyone is pleased by the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) decision to re-consider its controversial ban on gay participants. A number ...

Boy Scouts Consider Dropping Gay Ban: Report

Posted 01.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Just days after a Maryland-based Cub Scout pack was forced to back down on a non-discriminatory pledge because of a reference to sexual orientation, t...

Virginia Moves One Step Closer To LGBT Equality

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 01.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Virginia moved one critical step closer to equality Jan. 25 after the state senate passed SB701, a bill granting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgende...

The Time I Called Pope Benedict 'The Devil' To His Face

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 03.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

After seeing Benedict's latest attacks a few weeks ago, calling gay marriage a "threat to the future of humanity," I thought of my upcoming 25th anniversary of calling him out and how it changed my life. Was it wrong to do? Immature? Unproductive? I don't think so.

Police Arrest 5 Linked To Muslim 'Vigilante' Video

AP | Posted 03.26.2013 | Gay Voices

LONDON — British police say they've arrested four men linked to a video of self-proclaimed Muslim vigilantes threatening revelers on the streets...

I Was Attacked For Being Gay

Richie Covington | Posted 03.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Richie Covington

I always thought hate crimes were much more serious, but I found out later that my state's hate crime laws do not apply to crimes committed against people on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity. In Alabama? Go figure.

WATCH: London's 'Muslim Patrol' Hurls Insults At Man They Believe Is Gay

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 01.22.2013 | Gay Voices

Disturbing video footage of an East London-based group identified as the “Muslim Patrol” harassing a man they believed to be gay has surfaced. ...

Did Ashley Furniture Fire A Worker For Being Gay?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

A New Jersey outlet of America's largest furniture manufacturing companies has been slapped with a lawsuit from a former employee who says she was fir...

WATCH: Gay Boy Scout Leader Comes Out On Camera

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 01.18.2013 | Gay Voices

After closing his eyes and taking a deep breath, Boy Scout camp leader Derek Nance softly said to himself, "Here we go," introduced himself and said t...

Megachurch's Move To A Gay Neighborhood Raises Questions

Posted 01.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Megachurch Mars Hill has made a new home in downtown Seattle, just southwest of the Emerald City's beloved gay neighborhood, Capitol Hill. But the...

Lear Corporation Makes Landmark Move For Gay Employees

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 01.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Lear Corporation will begin offering domestic partner benefits on March 1, reports Pride Source. The automotive electrical and seating components ...

WATCH: Rupert Everett's Controversial Advice For Gay Actors

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Rupert Everett re-iterated his stance on what he describes as Hollywood's unwillingness to fully accept openly gay actors and typecasting them in ster...

Chuck Hagel And Rev. Louie Giglio: When Homophobia Comes Back To Haunt

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 03.13.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

The controversies surrounding former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) and Rev. Louie Giglio of Passion City Church underscore two facts of American life in 2013: The LGBT rights movement has advanced at a rapid pace, and anything you said 20 years ago is available in a click for the world to see.

Pundit Slams Pastor's Obama Inauguration Withdrawal: 'Big Gay Won'

Posted 04.08.2013 | Gay Voices

Not everyone is pleased by news of Pastor Louie Giglio's withdrawal from President Barack Obama's second term inauguration ceremony. Bryan Fischer...

Popular Prop 8 Website Relaunches After Extensive Overhaul

Posted 01.10.2013 | Gay Voices

A popular website that meticulously tracked the ongoing debate over Proposition 8, California's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, has been rela...

Ron Dicker

Dad Forms Pro-Gay Scout Troop | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.10.2013 | New York

Just as the Boy Scouts of America motto preaches, Brooklyn, N.Y., dad Todd Schweikert likes to "be prepared." And he was prepared to actively disag...

WATCH: When Will Homophobic Language Be Unacceptable?

Posted 01.10.2013 | Gay Voices

When will homophobic language be unacceptable? That's the question posed by a new Canadian commercial produced by the University of Albertaʼs Inst...

LISTEN: Florida Pastor Equates Gays With Serial Killers, Child Molesters

Posted 01.08.2013 | Gay Voices

A Florida pastor equated homosexuality with serial killing, molestation and rape in a recent sermon, Good as You's Jeremy Hooper is reporting. Pas...

A Bigger Love

Concetta Bertoldi | Posted 03.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Concetta Bertoldi

As a psychic medium I am blessed to know that our loved ones never leave us. Harold is still with me and I know is working from the Other Side to "steer" many blessings to those he continues to watch over on this side.

Anti-Gay Pundit: ENDA Will Prompt 'Flaming Homosexuals' To Sue Christian Companies

Posted 01.07.2013 | Gay Voices

The American Family Association's Bryan Fischer took aim at the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) in both a blog post and on his radio program,...

Know Thine Enemy: The Worst Anti-LGBT Moments Of The Week

Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Every weekend we bring you a round up of either the best LGBT moments from the week before -- our "Something To Celebrate" series -- or, as you'll see...

Heartwarming Stories Are Great, But Bad Things Still Happen To Gay People In Ohio

Lady Bunny | Posted 03.07.2013 | Gay Voices
Lady Bunny

Let's be real: Joel and Ethan's pizza story is heartwarming precisely because it is an exception to what usually happens. And though people's attitudes toward gays are slowly softening, go a few miles outside a city center and you get much less friendly treatment.

Gay Men Harassed While Waiting For Pizza Discuss 'Life-Changing' Experience

Posted 01.03.2013 | Gay Voices

The two gay men who were harassed by a customer for holding hands while waiting for a slice of pizza in Columbus, Ohio are speaking out about that exp...

The 25 Worst Anti-LGBT Villains Of 2012

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 12.29.2012 | Gay Voices

While it's been a historic year for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, opponents have also come out in spades. From Chick-fi...

LOOK: 51 Of The Biggest LGBT Stories Of 2012

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 12.24.2012 | Gay Voices

It was the best of times... It was the worst of times... But no matter how you look at it, 2012 will be remembered as one of the most historic years y...