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20 years after the Violence Against Women Act, how far have we come?

President Barack Obama issued a proclamation today recognizing the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act and calling “upon men and women of all ages, communities, organizations and all levels of government to work in collaboration to end violence against women.” The proclamation comes a day after TMZ.com released video footage of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice knocking his then-girlfriend/now-wife Janay Palmer out cold in an elevator Continue reading

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Lesbian Gay Band Association will again march in inaugural parade

The Lesbian Gay Band Association, which became the first LGBT group to participate in an inaugural parade in 2009, will make an encore appearance Jan. 21, the Associated Press reports: The Presidential Inaugural Committee began sending out invitations Tuesday to … Continue reading

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Dallas anti-gay leader Cathie Adams: Obama ‘fried his brain on drugs’

Not that she was ever sane — not hardly! — but Texas Eagle Forum President Cathie Adams has really gone off the deep end. Continue reading

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Obama hasn’t replied to TX secession petition, but Rep. Garnet Coleman has

Rep. Garnet Coleman, D-Houston, a staunch LGBT ally who also happens to be African-American, sent out the below statement on Wednesday. Continue reading

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LGBT vote a ‘key factor’ in Obama win

The LGBT vote was a key factor in President Barack Obama’s victory on Tuesday, according to an analysis by UCLA’s Williams Institute: Continue reading

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The gayest election night ever

Tuesday night was generally seen as a victorious one for gay and lesbian people across the nation: The reelection of Barack Obama, the first sitting president to endorse full marriage equality; the historic election of lesbian Tammy Baldwin to the … Continue reading

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SEE: Actor Elias Taylorson transforms himself into the Presidential candidates

To create the 2012 Presidential candidates, Taylorson, who is white, employed a variety of techniques.

“For the Barack skin tone, I had that leftover [makeup] from [I show where I played] the Crazy Cajun. Barack’s hair is actually a nylon wig cap that was sprayed. then I cut the band away. I made the ears stick out by using a sponge makeup wedge that I used the same two-sided tape the bunch tightly like a crescent roll the stick behind my ears” Continue reading

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Stonewall Dems to host watch party for 1st presidential debate at Pekers

The first debate between President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney is Wednesday night in Denver. Continue reading

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Creep of the Week: Crackpot author Jerome Corsi says Obama is gay

Have you heard the news about Obama? He’s gay. Continue reading

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President Obama to attend LGBT Leadership Council fundraiser in Austin on Tuesday

President Barack Obama will visit Texas for a few fundraisers Tuesday including one in Austin hosted by the LGBT Leadership Council.
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