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
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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
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
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