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AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 12:  A donor takes part in Blood Donors Day at Great South Road, Epsom on June 12, 2009 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images for NZ Blood)

Blood From Gay Donors In Art Exhibit Protesting FDA’s Ban

A Washington museum will exhibit a sculpture that uses the blood of nine gay, bisexual and transgender men to protest the federal ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.

08/13/2015

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Boy Scouts Of America Lifts Ban On Gay Adult Leaders

The ban is over. Just one day after the Boy Scouts of America changes its policy on gay adult leaders, a family who’s been part of the fight for years speaks out.

07/28/2015

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Supreme Court Extends Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.

06/26/2015

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Gay Marriage: High Court Sets Stage For Historic Ruling

Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court announced Friday it will decide whether same-sex couples have a right to marry everywhere in America under the Constitution.

01/16/2015

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Study Suggests Genetic Link For Male Homosexuality

A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men’s chances of being homosexual, but the results aren’t strong enough to prove it.

11/19/2014

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D.C. Rabbi To Congregation: ‘I Am A Gay Man,’ Divorcing Wife Of 20 Years

The leader of a prominent Washington synagogue is telling thousands of congregants that he is gay and that he and his wife of 20 years are divorcing.

10/07/2014

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Southern Baptist Leader: No Change On Marriage Stance

The new president of the Southern Baptist Convention said Wednesday that the denomination won’t relax its position on same-sex marriage and transgender identity, even as courts across the country strike down gay marriage bans and the group tries to bolster membership.

06/11/2014

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Transgender Candidate To Challenge Gay Senator

A transgender candidate has announced she will run against an openly gay state senator in Montgomery County in the Democratic primary.

01/31/2014

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Md. Teen Aims To Be Among First Gay Eagle Scouts

A Maryland boy aims to be one of the first openly gay Eagle Scouts when the Boy Scouts of America open their ranks to gay scouts this week.

12/31/2013

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Morgan State Puts Kappas On Probation Until 2015 After Frat Rejected Gay Hopeful

A fraternity at Morgan State University is on probation until 2015 following accusations that it rejected a recruit because he is gay.

12/03/2013

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Student Says Frat Rejected Him Because He Is Gay

An honor student at Morgan State University filed a complaint after he says he was kept out of a national fraternity because he is gay and he has text messages he claims are between current members which prove his allegations.

10/29/2013

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Ex-Gay Gospel Singer Removed From MLK Concert

A gospel singer who says God delivered him from being gay was removed from a concert lineup at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial after a request from Washington’s mayor.

08/11/2013

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