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Japan confused over how to treat its LGBT citizens

While a ward in Tokyo is offering partnership certificates to gay couples, a university has scraped cross-dressing events because it deems it offensive.

Media recently reported that a lesbian couple held a symbolic wedding ceremony after Shibuya Ward in Tokyo passed a resolution to issue “partnership” certificates to gay couples. 63 more words

Discrimination

Homosexuality: Judge For Yourself...

There’s a “new kid on the block” in the form of what looks to be an excellent new website full of  factual information on homosexuality. Below is the text from their home page. 254 more words

Morals

What's On All The Magazine Covers at the Check-Out Line

We have to admire Bruce Jenner’s courage. We don’t mean his publicly declared intention to undergo a sex change, which these days doesn’t entail any risk except fawning press coverage and a lucrative reality show deal, but rather his willingness to publicly state that he is a… 1,081 more words

Culture

Pioneer For Gay Marriage Among Lawyers For High Court Cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration’s top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices. 1,074 more words

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Who Owns Marriage? (5) An LGBT perspective

Kirsty Park tells a bit of her story in her commentary on her father’s book.

She grew up gay within evangelical churches and is absolutely convinced that… 565 more words

Ireland

SCOTUS to hear oral arguments on same-sex marriage Tuesday, Utahns weigh in on issue

SALT LAKE CITY — The United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday on the issue of same-sex marriage and whether or not states have the right to define marriage, and several Utahns spoke to FOX 13 News Sunday about the coming decision. 336 more words

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Out

I’m not sure where my open mindedness comes from. I grew up with a prudish mother and a rigid father.

Every so often is ‘breaking news’ where a famous person announces they are gay. 655 more words