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Amanda Terkel

Behind The Scenes Of Hillary Clinton's Push For LGBT Rights At The State Department

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In May 2009, just months into her new position as secretary of State, Hillary Clinton took a major step toward changing the way the agen...

Gay Couple Featured In Hillary Clinton Campaign Video Invites Candidate To Their Wedding

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.13.2015 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton didn't just receive praise and criticism after the launch of her presidential campaign on Sunday -- she also...

Hillary 'Will Be Having Sex With A Woman' In The White House, Glenn Beck Claims

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.01.2014 | Gay Voices

Glenn Beck slammed Hillary Clinton in an installment of his radio program earlier this week, accusing the former U.S. Secretary of State of being a hy...

Taking Hillary To Task Over Her Gay Marriage Support

Posted 03.20.2013 | Gay Voices

Hillary Clinton's decision to formally back same-sex marriage in a Human Rights Campaign (HRC) video has already received heaps of praise from the les...

Clinton, Portman for Marriage Equality: Can Momentum Sway the Court?

Ted Johnson | Posted 05.19.2013 | Gay Voices
Ted Johnson

Socially conservative Sen. Rob Portman's dramatic announcement last week that he supports same-sex marriage -- a switch motivated by learning, two years ago, that his son is gay -- is once again proof of what is working in favor of the LGBT movement: timing and tone.

Clinton Honors LGBT Pride Month

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released a video on Tuesday commemorating LGBT Pride Month and the effort to advance equal rights. "I am honored...

UN Chief Sounds Off On Gay Rights In Africa

Posted 01.29.2012 | Gay Voices

In what the AFP described as "an unusually outspoken declaration," U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon urged leaders at an African Union summit to resp...

WATCH: Hillary Clinton's Historic LGBT Rights Speech As A Music Video

Posted 12.29.2011 | Gay Voices

Hillary Clinton's Human Rights Day speech has been deemed a historic moment not just for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights move...

An Unforgettable Night in Geneva

Julie Dorf | Posted 02.19.2012 | Gay Voices
Julie Dorf

Hillary Clinton was at her best. And we were there as a delegation not only to witness that moment in history but because we were also an integral part of shifting U.S. policy to help get us there.

Historic Advance for LGBT International Human Rights

Ian Thompson | Posted 02.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Ian Thompson

Tuesday's developments were a great step forward for LGBT international human rights. We certainly hope it is a sign of further progress to come in the trend toward a greater global recognition that LGBT rights are really core human rights.

Michelangelo Signorile

LGBT Figures React To Clinton's Historic Speech, Obama's Directive

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 12.07.2011 | Gay Voices

"Incredible." "Brilliant." "Extraordinary." Those were the words used by a great many on Twitter and Facebook describing Hillary Clinton's speech on ...

Clinton's Landmark LGBT Speech Shows Importance of Electing Pro-Equality Candidates

John Becker | Posted 02.05.2012 | Gay Voices
John Becker

Today's speech should serve to both galvanize the American LGBT community and throttle us out of any apathy we might feel about throwing our enthusiastic support, checkbooks, blood, sweat, and tears into electing pro-equality candidates.

Clinton To U.N.: 'Gay Rights Are Human Rights'

Posted 12.06.2011 | Gay Voices

The following is a transcript of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's Human Rights Day speech, delivered today in Geneva. Text posted with permission ...