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Michael Sam's March to NFL History Derailed—But Only For Now

The Rams cut openly gay rookie defensive end Michael Sam on Saturday, minutes before the NFL’s mandated roster deadline. The news sent shockwaves through the NFL and the LGBT community Saturday afternoon, his march to history seemingly derailed. 577 more words

What about my rights


I always thought I lived a normal life. While I am a stay at home mom, it is work to keep my entire family on schedule and running smoothly. 1,542 more words

Angry Atheism

Why do atheists get so angry?

This.

I don't give a toss if you have good intentions when you calmly talk about "love the sinner, hate the sin" and all that bullshit, if you think you're saving souls for an afterlife that doesn't fucking exist. 157 more words

General

Feeling inspired...

Moments of actual inspiration are hard to come by.  

I do feel constantly bombarded by negativity.  If it’s not sexism, it’s racism, or homophobia, or rubbish about body image, or what food to eat, or how to be a better feminist, or advocate, or philanthropist. 386 more words

Lesbian

Is Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional?

In a 33-page opinion, a federal judge in Tallahassee last week dismantled the arguments against same-sex marriage, declaring Florida’s ban unconstitutional.

One of the chief arguments supporting the ban – that the ability to procreate is a fundamental element of marriage – “blinks reality,” he wrote. 241 more words

Florida

Is love a bad thing?

Yesterday, as I was doing my late-night tumbling, I came across a picture that was heartbreaking.

 

Doesn’t it show just how messed up our world is, for us to understand hate more than we understand love? 431 more words

Gay couples ask U.S. Supreme Court to hear same-sex marriage case

SALT LAKE CITY — The gay couples who sued Utah over its ban on same-sex marriage and won are asking the nation’s top court to hear the case, which could decide the issue for the rest of the nation. 397 more words

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