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Obama Is 'Obsessed' With Homosexuality, According To This Right-Wing Source

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.10.2014 | Gay Voices

Peter LaBarbera of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality (AFTAH) generated headlines this week for an open letter he wrote to Michael Sam, who made ...

Is America's Global Gay Rights Push Too 'Colonial'?

AP | VANESSA GERA | Posted 06.28.2014 | Gay Voices

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — President Barack Obama has taken the U.S. gay rights revolution global, using American embassies across the world to promote a...

Obama Plans To Meet Gay Activists In Russia

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 09.03.2013 | Gay Voices

MOSCOW -- Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights activists said Tuesday they have been invited to meet with President Barack Obama on the sidel...

'Gay' Obama Should 'Come Out Of The Closet,' Says Pundit

Posted 05.20.2013 | Gay Voices

President Barack Obama's historic embrace of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights has prompted many critics to come forward. But o...

Michelangelo Signorile

Gay California Congressman Is 'Optimistic' Obama Will File Prop 8 Brief

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 03.12.2013 | Gay Voices

With less than a day before the deadline runs out, openly gay Congressman Mark Takano again urged President Obama to file an amicus brief with the U.S...

WATCH: Pastor Responds To Obama's Embrace Of 'Gay-Lesbian Agenda' By Burning Effigy

Posted 01.28.2013 | Gay Voices

The infamous Quran-burning pastor expressed his disdain for President Barack Obama's support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) comm...

Anti-Gay Pundit Makes Major Historical Gaffe In New Obama Rant

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

The American Family Association's Buster Wilson has joined the chorus of conservative voices angered by President Barack Obama's inaugural references ...

Bad News For Westboro Baptist Church

Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Bad news for the Westboro Baptist Church and other right-wing groups: the percentage of Americans who sincerely believe that homosexuality is a sin ha...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

President Sees 'Positive Change' In Possible Nominee's Views

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama defended Chuck Hagel on Sunday, calling him a "patriot" and saying the former Nebraska senator had evolved since ...

Obama Is 'So Absolutely Delighted' By Historic Gay Marriage Wins, Advisor Says

Posted 11.09.2012 | Gay Voices

In addition to his own election victory, President Barack Obama is reportedly "so absolutely delighted" by the four historic same-sex marriage wins ac...

President Obama And The Global Fight For LGBT Rights

Todd Larson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Todd Larson

As an American who was employed at the UN for 20 years, I would add to the president's long list of accomplishments his advocacy for LGBT persons residing beyond our nation's borders. Since Obama took office the U.S. has become a key player in the global fight for LGBT rights.

Could LGBT Voters Be The Pivotal Voice In Obama's Re-Election?

Posted 11.02.2012 | Gay Voices

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) voters could have a huge impact on Election Day, a new Logo TV poll has found. Conducted by Harris I...

WATCH: Zachary Quinto, Chaz Bono And Jane Lynch Speak Out For Obama

Posted 10.16.2012 | Gay Voices

Zachary Quinto, Wanda Sykes and Chaz Bono are just three of the many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) celebrities to endorse President Ob...

Obama Had Secret 'Gay Life' While He Was A Senator, Tea Party Activist Reports

Posted 09.12.2012 | Gay Voices

The right wing Tea Party author and conspiracy theorist who last month suggested that Obama might be secretly gay is at it again, this time citing bot...

WATCH: Margaret Cho Talks Gay Marriage, LGBT Voters On HuffPost Live

Posted 08.23.2012 | Gay Voices

The nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) voters prioritize the same issues of the economy, unemployment, and health care as the rest...

New Survey Reveals Priorities For LGBT Voters, Shifting Attitudes For General Population

Posted 08.23.2012 | Gay Voices

Same-sex marriage may be dominating the headlines nationwide, but political candidates' stances on other LGBT-relevant issues are also significantly i...

Another Post-DADT First: Pentagon Hosts Gay Pride For U.S. Troops

AP | By PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 06.30.2012 | Gay Voices

WASHINGTON -- In the course of a year, Marine Capt. M. Matthew Phelps says he went from being a gay man "in the closet," afraid of being discharged, t...

Caiden Cowger Program, Conservative Teen Radio Show, Pulled From Website 'Due To Offensiveness'

Posted 06.09.2012 | Gay Voices

The 14-year-old West Virginia-based radio host who declared on a recent show that President Obama "is making kids gay" has been deemed "offensive," an...

Conservative 14-Year-Old Radio Host: 'President Obama Is Making Kids Gay!'

Posted 06.08.2012 | Gay Voices

Update at 11:49am on Friday, June 8: Caiden Cowger claims his YouTube channel was hacked and that was why it was "closed." He has since started a new ...

Homophobic North Carolina Pastor: 'Forty Years Ago [Gays] Would've Hung...From A White Oak Tree'

Posted 05.22.2012 | Gay Voices

Footage of a homophobic sermon given by the North Carolina pastor who called for gays and lesbians to put in an electrified pen and ultimately killed ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Supports Gay Marriage

Posted 05.17.2012 | Gay Voices

One day after Manny Pacquiao sparked controversy with his outspoken opposition to gay marriage, a rival boxing superstar is offering a different take ...

WATCH: Did The Pundit Who Claimed Obama May Be Gay Just Come Out?

Posted 05.16.2012 | Gay Voices

The anti-gay activist who argued that President Obama may be gay defended his views, but perhaps inadvertently, revealed some surprising personal info...

Obama Pride: President's Gay Marriage Support Prompts Line Of LGBT-Friendly Merchandise

Posted 05.16.2012 | Gay Voices

It might have divided Washington, but President Obama's endorsement of same-sex marriage last week has drawn ample praise from many high-profile lesbi...

Gay Rights Pioneers See History In Obama's Marriage Equality Support

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 07.11.2012 | Gay Voices

NEW YORK — At a birthplace of the gay rights movement, patrons of New York City's Stonewall Inn said they felt like they were living history. In...

14 Steps That Will 'Evolve' Your Views On Gay Marriage

Buzzfeed | Matt Stopera | Posted 05.10.2012 | Gay Voices

Attention! People who don't like gay people! Read this!...