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Minnesota House of Representatives passes marriage equality bill

Today, the Minnesota House of Representatives voted to pass marriage equality. The bill now moves onto the state senate.

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May 9, 2013

Former Boy Scouts biking across America stopping to visit Matthew Shepard Memorial Bench

David "Old Scout" McGrath and his son Joe are be biking 1,800 miles from Idaho Falls to the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) headquarters in Irving, Texas to urge the Boy Scouts to support a non-discriminatory policy. They will be stopping tomorrow, May 10th, in Laramie, Wyoming to visit the Matthew Shepard Memorial Bench.

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May 9, 2013

VIDEO: After 50+ years, Tennessee man resigns over Boy Scouts' anti-gay ban

Bill Moser of Clarksville, Tennessee has spent over 50 years involved with the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).

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May 9, 2013

Cemia Acoff, transgender murder victim, gets best reporting and representation from gay and trans blogs

Following the discovery of Cemia Acoff, a transgender woman found dead in a pond after being reported missing for little over a month, media is still ignoring both the AP stylebook, which has included guidelines on transgender reporting since 2001, and GLAAD who has demanded fair reporting on transgender issues.

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MamasDay.org Honoring All Moms on Mother's Day

Founded in 2011, Strong Families set out ensure all mothers are celebrated on Mother's Day, including moms who are low-income, young, immigrant, LGBTQ, as well as single moms, incarcerated moms, and moms struggling with substance abuse.

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Minnesota House of Representatives to vote on Marriage Equality Today

The Minnesota House of Representatives will vote today of marriage equality. If they pass the bill, it could be voted on by the senate as early as Saturday and signed by the Governor on Monday.

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