Posts tagged "homosexuality"

New Black LGBT Film Speaks Volumes

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After a brief hiatus from blogging, I saw this trailer and decided I had to write about it. The New Black by Yoruba Richen is an award-winning documentary that tells the story of how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights.... Read more »

Sign this Petition to Stop Uganda's "Kill the Gays" Bill

Sign this Petition to Stop Uganda's "Kill the Gays" Bill
I was having a difficult time finding a petition to help stop Uganda’s “Kill the Gays” bill, but, thanks to a new feature, We the People, on WhiteHouse.gov, I was able to allow my voice, and others, to be heard.  If this petition gets 25,000 signatures by December 18, 2012,  the White House will review... Read more »

Uganda's "Kill The Gays" Bill is a Hot Mess

Uganda's "Kill The Gays" Bill is a Hot Mess
I don’t think I will ever understand the fact that homosexuality is illegal in many  parts of the world; specifically, many African countries. It’s incomprehensible. Well, Uganda will officially pass the ‘Kill The Gays’ bill at the end of this year despite international criticism. Speaker Rebecca Kadaga said the anti-gay bill will become law by... Read more »
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Suspect Your Man's Gay?

I couldn’t resist posting this but, Bet.com decided to provide a list of stereotypical things that may or may not suggest that your man is “a gay.” Of course, the only way to really know is by asking him about his sexuality, but, in case that doesn’t work, here’s their guide to figuring it out;... Read more »

Even if you don't ask, I'm telling...

On Thursday, a federal judge in California did the absolute right thing. Judge Virginia A. Phillips ruled that the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) policy which bars openly gay and lesbian service members from serving in the military is unconstitutional. Democratic congressional leaders and gay rights groups met on Monday to discuss the possible repeal... Read more »

US Poll Finds Changing Attitudes Toward Homosexuality

According to new national research, Americans have become more accepting of homosexuality during the past 16 years, with over half of those polled said they support civil unions. The Pew Research Centre’s new report, released in August and compiled from a selction of public studies done over the last 20 years, said support for same-sex... Read more »
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