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Fight Song Gets a Rewrite

University of Virginia student council voted unanimously to end the homophobic slurs that have been added to the school’s fight song, saying its embarrassing for the school, outdated and untrue.

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Gay Slurs Used in More than 2.4 Million Tweets

Gay slurs are being used in more than 2.4 million tweets. A new project has been created to police homophobic social media at nohomophobes.com.

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What Will Rupert Everett Say Next?

Gay actor Rupert Everett has stirred the pot again with negative comments about same-sex parenting as he plays Oscar Wilde in a London production of “The Judas Kiss.”

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Jersey B&B Owner: God Invented AIDS

The owners of the Whitebriar Bed and Breakfast in Edgewater, N.J., unleashed an anti-gay tirade recently, saying that God invented AIDS and that say couples are welcomed at the B&B.

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Chick-Fil-A Ratings Plummet

As supporters of Chick-fil-A say they’ll head to the fast food chain to show their appreciation today, the numbers don’t lie. YouGov recently released details […]

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Santorum Sure Loves His Chick-Fil-A

Failed presidential candidates Rick Santorum and Mike Huckabee both voice their support of Chick-Fil-A.

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America’s Next Top Gay Rapper?

Le1f is an openly gay rapper who recently released a video for his new track “Wut.”

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A Gay Plot in New Rap Video

A new rap video from Murs tells the story of two gay men, and the impact of homophobia.

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Child Sings Anti-Gay Hymn

We have no doubt that this child (he can’t be more than four or five years old) had any idea about what he was singing […]

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Shane and Tom: It Could Happen to You

Shane Bitney Crone and Tom Bridegroom were together for six years. They had a business and home together on the West Coast. They traveled the […]

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You Can Play – If You’re Gay

Patrick Burke, a scout for the Philadelphia Flyers, joins his father Brian and several hockey all-stars in a new PSA to fight homophobia in the […]

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Local Gay News Coverage Creates Controversy

Please note that any statements quoted from social media sites like Facebook and Twitter appear below verbatim. No changes have been made to incorrect usage […]

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Should CNN Fire This Guy?

UPDATE: As of Feb. 8, CNN suspended Roland Martin over controversial remarks. “Roland Martin’s tweets were regrettable and offensive,” CNN said in a statement. “Language […]

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Transphobia and Violence

After a transgender women was brutally stabbed last week in our nation’s capital, it was announced just a day later that she died as the […]

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Bullying Starts Early

“That’s so gay.” According to a new report from GLSEN, the word “gay” is being used by kids as early as elementary school – and […]