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Jay D. Jurie : The Return of ROTC

Navy ROTC cadets from Florida’s Jacksonville University. U.S.Navy photo by Spc. 2nd Class Gary Granger Jr. / 4GWar. ROTC resurgent Part II: ROTC’s history and return to campus When the military’s ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy was dropped in 2010, … finish reading Jay D. Jurie : The Return of ROTC

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Harvey Wasserman : Our Gay Commander-in-Chief

President James Buchanan. Image from Encyclopedia Dickensonia.‘Mister Fancy’ James Buchanan:Our gay Commander-in-Chief By Harvey Wasserman / The Rag Blog / December 20, 2010 As “conservatives” scream and yell about gays in the military, they might remember that in all likelihood … finish reading Harvey Wasserman : Our Gay Commander-in-Chief

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True Fiction, Dept. : San Angelo Mayor Quits to be With Gay Alien Lover

(Former) San Angelo Mayor J.W. Lown, in a photo with (and autographed by) U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchinson. Photo from jwloan.comSan Angelo Mayor springs a Hell of a surprise on his townBy Richard Connelly / May 21, 2009 See ‘Texas … finish reading True Fiction, Dept. : San Angelo Mayor Quits to be With Gay Alien Lover

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Stimulus Bill Continues Tradition : No Funding for LGBT Arts Groups

San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band during “christening” of the Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks in 2008. Photo by Bill Wilson © 2008 / San Francisco Sentinel> After more than 40 years of business as usual, will the NEA be able … finish reading Stimulus Bill Continues Tradition : No Funding for LGBT Arts Groups

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Cyndi Lauper on Obama’s Brand of Hope : One Size Fits All

‘We as a society, LGBT or straight, can show that civil rights are important and discrimination is wrong across the board through our vote.’By Cyndi Lauper / August 24, 2008 As I toured all over the country this summer with … finish reading Cyndi Lauper on Obama’s Brand of Hope : One Size Fits All

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Same Sex Marriage Affects the Whole Country

What impact will it have on the elections? Maybe not much.By Suzi Steffen / August 22, 2008 Patchwork, partying, pessimism, politics: That’s the state, so to speak, of same-sex marriage around the U.S. since same-sex couples began lining up to … finish reading Same Sex Marriage Affects the Whole Country

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Rachel Maddow’s Star Continues to Rise; Hosts New Show on MSNBC

Air America star Rachel Maddow gets own show on MSNBC.Openly gay Rhodes scholar brings smarts and humor to cable newsBy Howard Kurtz / August 20, 2008 Rachel Maddow has been sounding off about politics on MSNBC so often she might … finish reading Rachel Maddow’s Star Continues to Rise; Hosts New Show on MSNBC

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San Antonio Baptist Church Says ‘Gay Street’ Not ‘Baptist Way’

City Council won’t change street nameBy Kate X Messer / August 9, 2008 According to WOAI, the NBC affiliate in the Alamo City, San Antonio City Council has denied Second Baptist Church’s request to change the name of the street … finish reading San Antonio Baptist Church Says ‘Gay Street’ Not ‘Baptist Way’

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African Anglican Leaders Call For Ouster of Gay Bishop

Rev. Gene Robinson touring stalls at Lambeth. He is not invited to the conference itself. Photo by Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images.‘Should resign for good of the church…’By Riazat Butt / July 22, 2008 Rev. Gene Robinson, the gay bishop … finish reading African Anglican Leaders Call For Ouster of Gay Bishop

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Oops! Christian Site’s Homophobia Leads to Big Faux Pas

Calls Olympian Tyson Gay ‘Homosexual’The American Family Association obviously didn’t foresee the problems that might arise with its strict policy to always replace the word “gay” with “homosexual” on the Web site of its Christian news outlet, OneNewsNow. The group’s … finish reading Oops! Christian Site’s Homophobia Leads to Big Faux Pas

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Sarah Bird : How Gay It Would Be

I know a mother is supposed to accept her children as they are. But my son has one painful flaw — he’s straight.By Sarah Bird / June 25, 2008 Novelist Sarah Bird lives in Austin. I know, I know — … finish reading Sarah Bird : How Gay It Would Be

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Hot Shots and Classic Takes

Photo by Bob Simmons / The Rag BlogThe Rag Blog / Posted June 19, 2008

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