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Mar 01, 2013
Gay activists want law to legalise gay marriage in ChinaFamilies of over 100 gay people in culturally-conservative China have written to lawmakers urging them to bring about a legislation to permit same-sex marriage.
Feb 06, 2013
UK lawmakers to vote on gay marriage bill todayPrime Minister David Cameron and other senior British officials threw their support behind a gay marriage bill today ahead of a key Parliament vote on the divisive topic.
Jan 22, 2013
Obama makes history with powerful call for gay equalityIn a move that signals the rise of liberal America, President Barack Obama used the occasion of his second inaugural address to give the most important gay-rights speech in American history.
Jul 25, 2012
Space was not Sally Ride's final frontierSally Ride was the first American woman to go to space. In her obituary the world learned she was also the first lesbian to go to space. The silence around that proves the more things change, the more they stay the same.
May 10, 2012
Obama says same-sex couples should be able to marryObama takes an unequivocal stand on a divisive issue that is likely to please his political base and upset conservative voters.
Mar 17, 2012
Indian student guilty of hate crimes for spying on gay roommateDharun Ravi, 20, faces 10 years in prison on the most serious charge of bias intimidation against Tyler Clementi, 18, who committed suicide by jumping off the George Washington Bridge three days after learning his gay encounter was seen by webcam.
Feb 13, 2012
No gay jokes at the office: The next frontier in political correctness?A new survey says 80 percent of gay employees have encountered anti-gay jibes at work. So what's the fine line between a gay joke and harassment? Anyway isn't being gay your private business? Why bring it to work at all?
Dec 07, 2011
India can learn from Clinton's speech on rights for gays and lesbiansHillary Clinton gave kudos to the Delhi High Court in a landmark speech in Geneva about human rights for gays and lesbians. But that's not the only reason why Indian activists should pay attention to it.
Jun 20, 2011
Google Celebrates Gay Pride MonthAdds a rainbow to the search bar when words like "gay", "lesbian" or other related terms are entered.