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SMU marks World AIDS Day with film screening

Dec. 1 isn’t just World AIDS Day — it’s also the 22nd annual Day With(out) Art, a movement launched in 1989 by the group Visual AIDS to mark the effect of the AIDS crisis on the arts community. In observance … Continue reading

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What’s Shakin – Houston Pride Band’s Guilty Pleasures, Haute Boys of fall

1. The Houston Pride Band presents “Guilty Pleasures,” a concert featuring the favorite guilty pleasures of the Pride Band members, tonight at 7:30 at the Hobby Center.  The concert marks the premier of the Pride Band’s new artistic Director, Skip … Continue reading

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What’s Brewing: Maryland Senate kills gender identity bill; anti-gay hate crime at UNC

Quinn Matney was attacked and severely burned in an anti-gay hate crime at the University of North Carolina. Your weekday morning blend from Instant Tea: 1. For a third straight week, LGBT advocates plan to speak during the Dallas County … Continue reading

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CORRECTION: All major candidates for Dallas mayor vied for LGBT vote in 2002

In my cover story for this week’s paper, I made a minor mistake. Actually it was fairly major. The opening paragraph of the story, as originally written, stated that 2011 marks the first time in history that all major candidates … Continue reading

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D.C.: SCOTUS protects marriage (no quotation marks needed)

Good news for D.C.: Bishop Harry Jackson’s appeal to the Supreme Court to let D.C. residents vote on marriage equality, which was approved there last year, has been rejected by the Supreme Court, the AP reports SCOTUS REJECTS APPEAL FROM … Continue reading

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Buffalo Symbol currently marks WY; two lawmakers hope to mark it with new B.S.

Coming soon to a Wyoming near you: State Rep. Owen Petersen of (R-Mountain View) and State Sen. Curt Meier (R-LaGrange) are taking the initiative to reevaluate the state’s definition of marriage. The two lawmakers plan to co-sponsor a resolution at … Continue reading

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Gay Houston Mayor Gets High Marks

A solid majority of Houstonians approve of the job performance by Mayor Annise Parker, according to a new poll. Advocate.com: Daily News

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