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Point Foundation honors Tyler Clementi with scholarship named after him

The Point Foundation, an organization that provides scholarships for LGBT students, this week announced the creation of a new scholarship named after Tyler Clementi, the 18-year-old gay Rutgers University student who committed suicide last fall after his roommate and another … Continue reading

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Franko running in District 14

4 candidates have started campaigns in Oak Lawn district; still no definite word from Hunt on mayoral candidacy TAMMYE NASH¬† |¬† Senior Editor nash@dallasvoice.com Vernon C. Franko is one of four candidates who have already appointed campaign treasurers to run … Continue reading

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How Come Nobody Makes Homophobic Anti-Abortion Campaigns?

Billboards in Austin, Texas, are popping up that have been banned elsewhere. How come? Because they target African-Americans in their discouragement of abortions. The clearly racist outdoor media campaign has been spotted elsewhere, including Boston and Houston, and is actually … Continue reading

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Out dance artist Brian Kent releases new video for ‘I’ll Find a Way’

I have to admit I didn’t know who Brian Kent was until today’s email. Very little digging showed me that this guy’s been making dance music for the past five years with singles and remixes here and there with a … Continue reading

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Anti-gay Rep. Sally Kern: ‘What I think doesn’t matter. What the Bible says is what counts’

Anti-gay Oklahoma State Rep. Sally Kern and Democratic opponent Brittany Novotny, a transgender woman, appeared on KFOR’s Flash Point over the weekend (video above). Novotny says on her website she wanted to have a town hall forum where she and … Continue reading

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Which Of These Dueling ‘Better Project’ Anti-Bullying Campaigns Will Triumph?

On Sept. 23 writer Dan Savage formally launched the "It Gets Better Project," a video series aimed at reaching LGBT kids to let 'em know school bullying will eventually end, and they'll have greener pastures to look forward to. Yesterday … Continue reading

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