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Mormons Take New Approach To Gay Marriage In Hawaii

Salt Lake Tribune | Peggy Fletcher Stack | Posted 09.20.2013 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) After keeping quiet while Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and others approved gay marriage, Mormon leaders are once again speaking up ...

Mormonism And My Coming Out

Liz Wallace | Posted 09.11.2012 | Gay Voices
Liz Wallace

I went to high school with a relatively large Mormon population. During senior year I became friends with a Mormon girl. She was pretty in a traditional way, funny, charming, and had a sass to her that was intriguing. In short, I had a schoolgirl crush on her.

Mormon Leaders Told To Stay Out Of Politics

Posted 08.30.2011 | Religion

By Lee Davidson SALT LAKE TRIBUNE SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) Mormon officials are telling their top, full-time leaders that they and their spouses shoul...

LDS Elder Marlin Jensen's Prop 8 'Apology': We Need Clarification

Holly Welker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Holly Welker

What exactly does this apology mean? To what extent is Jensen empowered to apologize for the church's power structure? Will additional, more explicit, more comprehensive apologies be forthcoming?

Pat Tillman and Prop 8: Two New Documentaries' Take on God and Power

Diane Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Diane Winston

Although both The Tillman Story and 8: The Mormon Proposition expose the ability of large and powerful institutions to impose their will on society, they also reveal the news media's complicity in this process.

Angry Tea Partiers vs. Proposition 8 Protesters: An Exercise in Right-Wing Hypocrisy

Alvin McEwen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Alvin McEwen

Some on the right have trivialized incidents like the threats against Rep. Stupak, which is the opposite of the reaction to the 2008 Proposition 8 vote when gays and lesbians protested in anger.

Survivor: Heroes vs Villains: Sugar's Lumps

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Survivor is back for its 20th season. This time, they've promised to answer all our questions. And thanks to a judge who believes in good TV, we don't have Richard Hatch to put up with.

Gay Marriage Fight, `Kiss-Ins' Smack Mormon Image

Yahoo! News | JENNIFER DOBNER, Associated Press Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SALT LAKE CITY -- The Mormon church's vigorous, well-heeled support for Proposition 8, which banned gay marriage in California last year, has turned t...

Mormongate: Public's Help Sought

Fred Karger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fred Karger

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church) finally turned in a very late Major Donor campaign report on its Prop 8 spending to th...

Mormon Church Under Investigation For Prop 8: May Have Violated Full-Disclosure Law

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Mormon church has revealed in a campaign filing that the church spent nearly $190,000 to help pass Proposition 8, the November ballot measure that...

Mormons Admit Larger Role In California's Prop 8 Campaign Banning Gay Marriage

McClatchy | Shane Goldmacher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Mormon church has revealed in a campaign filing that the church spent nearly $190,000 to help pass Proposition 8, the November ballot measure tha...

Prop 8 Donors: Find Out Who Backed California's Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Here is the complete list of "Yes On Prop 8" donors. SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A federal judge has denied a request to keep the names of donor...

Mormons Losing Members Over Anti-Gay Campaign

Firedoglake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While the Mormon Church hierarchy was responsible for organizing millions of dollars and thousands of hours of manpower to pass California's Proposit...

Separation of Church and Hate

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

May I respectfully request that anyone who is truly spiritual, and who understands that all humans deserve love, begin to pray for the separation of church and hate?