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Astraea honoring Boston’s sheroes

The evening of May 12th at the South End’s wildly popular Bohemian hip spot “The Beehive” was a night to remember.  ...

Coming Home, Portraits of the Formerly Incarcerated

Megan Ghiroli's compelling portrait photography is what originally brought her to the attention of Velvetpark. ...

A Shrine For Girls, Installation by Patricia Cronin

New York artist Patricia Cronin, known for her bold social statements and use of traditional media in the form of cast bronze, marble, water color and oils, has a conceptionaly driven installation ...

Marriage Equality hangs in the balance with Supreme Court

With thirty-seven states now legal proponents of marriage equality along with our nation’s capitol LGBTQ Americans and our allies knew it would be just a matter of time before the issue would be ...

Tomboy @ ODETTA

If you don't keep up with the loft parties, new bars, and sky rocketing rents in Bushwick then, you probably aren't keeping up with the gallery scene either. ...

Q Boston Conference About Us, Not For Us

Here in LGBTQ-friendly Massachusetts, there are not too many places where we are not welcome. We are invited to conferences, schools, public events, and churches. ...

Conversion Therapies Deadly Outcomes

I wish Leelah was alive today. ...

Julia Kunin @ Sandra Gering

Julia Kunin's latest work at her first one-person show at Sandra Gering reflects her mastery over material and an evolution in style. ...

Easter is about seeing those at the margins

For many Christians, Easter is a high holy holiday—it’s the religious bedrock that not only anchors them in their faith, but it also shapes and governs their view of the world. ...

The Love That Dare Not Speak its Name

With The Year We Thought About Love, Cantabrigian filmmaker Ellen Brodsky has made what some might call a dangerous documentary about youth in love, and what others would call a welcoming ...

New York Armory Show 2015 Edition

We were back at that New York artworld institution the Armory, a show we love to hate and hate to love. ...

Teenager's yearbook quote goes viral as she slams gender pay gap and inequality
Mirror Online
May 29, 2015

Caitlyn Cannon wrote a tongue-in-cheek message about how she wouldn't be able to 'marry rich'

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Orphan Black star: Lesbian sex scenes aren’t for male viewers
pinknews.co.uk
May 29, 2015

Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany has spoken about portraying a lesbian character - saying that she is not on display for the "male gaze".

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Science mag retracts gay canvassing study without agreement of one author
Washington Times
May 29, 2015

A study involving the Los Angeles LGBT Center found that gay canvassers could influence some conservative voters to support gay marriage. The technique is being used to sway views in support of abortion, and possibly immigration.

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Senate Passes Anti-Gay Marriage Resolution
The Texas Tribune
May 29, 2015

Following an emotional floor debate, the Senate passed a resolution Wednesday reaffirming the state's opposition to same-sex marriage, an action taken as it became clear a bill to prevent such marriages in Texas was dead.  

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McCrory vetoes NC religious objection bill on gay marriage
www.wsoctv.com
May 29, 2015

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory vetoed Thursday a religious exemption bill that would allow some court officials to avoid gay marriage duties.

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New LGBT protections to take effect without Gov. Hogan’s signature
The Washington Post
May 25, 2015

Maryland legislation promising new protections for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community will become law next month without Gov. Larry Hogan’s signature, according to aides from the governor’s office.

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Panhandle welcomes thousands of LGBT holiday tourists
Washington Times
May 25, 2015

Thousands of LGBT tourists are spending their Memorial Day weekend on Florida Panhandle beaches.

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Obama to 5-Year-Old Gay Marriage Advocate: 'Couldn't Agree More!'
ABC News
May 25, 2015

"Tell your niece I really like her letter," the president wrote.

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Gay Activists Hail Vote, 3 Decades After a Fatal ‘Queer Bashing’ Hate Crime
The New York Times
May 25, 2015

DUBLIN — Many of the young voters so pivotal to the successful campaign to legalize same-sex marriage in Ireland were not even born when the country’s version of New York’s Stonewall Riots occurred. In 1982, Declan Flynn, a 31-year-old gay man, was kicked

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Gay Marriage in Ireland Isn’t a ‘No’ to Catholicism
TIME
May 25, 2015

Many who voted “yes” on gay marriage did so because of their faith—not in spite of it

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Cannes Review: Todd Haynes' 'Carol' is a Masterful Lesbian Romance Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara
Indiewire
May 21, 2015

Though Todd Haynes' "Carol" is a measured, faithful adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's 1952 lesbian romance "The Price of Salt," there's no mistaking its connection to the director's other work. Since his early days with "Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story"

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The absolutely stunning rise in support for gay marriage, in 1 chart
The Washington Post
May 21, 2015

I've spent the last 17 years of my life thinking about, reading about and writing about politics. And never in that almost two decades -- gulp -- have I seen a trend line like the one above.

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Missouri Bus Driver Fired For Telling Little Girl She's Gay And Will Burn In Hell
Huffington Post
May 21, 2015

A little girl couldn't help but cry while recounting the story of a bus driver who told her she was gay and would burn in hell. Maurissa Rushing, 11, was riding the bus to school in Kansas City, Mi

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New Blood-Donor Policy, Same Gay Stigma
The New York Times
May 21, 2015

LAST week, the Food and Drug Administration released highly anticipated draft recommendations that would allow gay men to donate blood

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Antigay Midland pastor caught on gay dating app resigns
freep
May 21, 2015

A Michigan pastor who has publicly railed against gay marriage has resigned from his post after being outed by the gay and lesbian entertainment website Queerty.

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Obama: LGBT rights are human rights
MSNBC
May 19, 2015

On Sunday, President Obama and the first lady honored the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

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Remembering Elizabeth Montgomery: 9 Queerest Moments of Bewitched
Huffington Post
May 19, 2015

Earlier this television season, we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the premiere of ABC's 60s/70s supernatural smash sitcom, Bewitched. As we close the parenthesis on this jubilee of Bewitched's freshman season, we also observe a much more solemn anniversary.

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Black lesbian conference gets torrents of racist, homophobic abuse on Facebook
Pink News
May 19, 2015

A retreat for black lesbians has been forced to remove a Facebook page - after going viral and receiving racist, homophobic abuse.

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Sam Ciccone, a Champion of Gay Police Officers, Dies at 71
The New York Times
May 19, 2015

In January 1978, the mayor of New York, Edward I. Koch, issued an executive order banning discrimination in city agencies on the basis of “sexual orientation or affectional preference.” Less than three weeks later, in an essay on the Op-Ed page of The New York

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