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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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