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QueerPHC calls out Patrick Henry College anti-gay policies

By Irene Morse Growing up gay or transgender in a traditional Christian environment is not an easy process. Most young adults who find themselves attracted to members of their own…

Why the Supreme Court matters for existing same-sex marriages

By Irene Morse The Supreme Court’s decision to hear two cases involving gay marriage, Hollingsworth v. Perry and Windsor v. US, represents a watershed moment for LGBT relationships. This is,…

How will the Supreme Court rule on same-sex marriage?

By Ryan Blodgett Last Friday, the Supreme Court announced it would hear two same-sex marriage cases this term. Between these two cases — one on the ironically titled “Defense of…

Supreme Court to decide two same-sex marriage cases

By Ryan Blodgett The Supreme Court agreed Friday afternoon to hear two cases to determine the constitutionality of two laws: the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California Proposition…

Uganda Anti-Gay Legislation Appears on Parliamentary Agenda

By Irene Morse The widely discussed Anti-Homosexuality Bill has officially appeared on the Ugandan Parliamentary Agenda. The legislation originally punished certain gay sex acts with the death penalty; the maximum…

Supreme Court to Rule on Same-Sex Marriage…Maybe

By Ryan Blodgett On Friday, the Supreme Court may take the first step in what could be a powerful legal change in same sex rights. The Court will decide (probably),…

GOP needs to focus on Generation Y

If it wasn’t becoming clear already, the 2012 election put it into sharp focus: Generation Y and the GOP aren’t getting along. …

2012 election backs gay marriage with historic votes

By Irene Morse The 2012 election was particularly historic for gay and lesbians in the United States. President Barack Obama, who began to voice his support for gay marriage this…

Rawlings describes himself as ‘pledge-phobic’ after meeting with LBGT leaders

While Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings did not rule out the possibility of reversing his initial decision not to sign the pledge in support of gay marriage, after today’s two-hour meeting…

Perry’s prayer ‘response’ a clear publicity stunt

After toying with the media and his constituents for months, Rick Perry has dipped his toes in the waters of the 2012 presidential race. And just like every other candidate…

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