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Respect the Passing of Fred Phelps

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The Wall Street Journal Digital News Hub interviewed ChicagoPride.com Senior Vice President of Community Affairs, Bill Pritchard to explain why, despite the church’s intolerance for gay people, the LGBT community should respect the passing of Westboro Baptist Church pastor Fred Phelps, who died Thursday. Read More: Fred Phelps, Westboro Baptist Church founder, dies at 84 Additional:... Read more »

Oral Roberts' gay grandson is coming to Chicago

Oral Roberts' gay grandson is coming to Chicago
Randy Roberts Potts grew up in a typical evangelical Christian family, or as typical as life can be when your grandfather is the late televangelist Oral Roberts. “It was a little bit surreal,” Potts said of growing up in one of the most well known evangelical families, hidden behind the guarded iron gates of the... Read more »

Target defends contribution to anti-gay politics

Target defends contribution to anti-gay politics
ChicagoPride.com is reporting the Minneapolis based Target has defended the company’s $150,000 political donation to fund anti-gay politics. Chief Executive Gregg Steinhafel is telling employees of the Minnesota-based retailer that the company’s support of the gay community remains “unwavering.“ Target has come under fire from LGBT groups, including the Human Rights Campaign, for giving $150,000 to... Read more »

Country music star Chely Wright, how will it impact her fan base?

Country star Chely Wright is “outed” as  the celeb who is “coming out” in People Magazine through a cover story on May 5. Since PR guru Howard Bragman announced a high-profile celebrity is slated to come out, there has been so much buzz on who it might be. Qweerty, followed by TMZ, has solved the mystery. The... Read more »
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