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Urban Outfitters Under Fire For Selling Tapestry Reminiscent Of Uniforms Worn By Gay Nazi Prisoners #UrbanOutfitters

Urban Outfitters is under fire for a product resembling the uniform forced on gay prisoners in Nazi concentration camps.

The Anti-Defamation League called on Urban Outfitters to remove a gray-and-white striped tapestry with a pink triangle from its shelves, saying it too closely resembles the uniforms gay men were forced to wear during the Holocaust. 278 more words

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The Supreme Court will review the freedom to marry in 2015! #LoveWillWin

January 16, the United States Supreme Court announced that this year, they will hear arguments in a case on the question of whether same-sex couples should have the freedom to marry and if anti-marriage laws nationwide should be struck down as unconstitutional. 972 more words

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FDA Panel Endorses Lifetime Ban on Gay Blood Donation, Suggests Gay Men Are Diseased Liars #GayBlood

Last week, the Food and Drug Administration’s Blood Products Advisory Panel met to discuss lifting the government’s 31-year-old ban on blood donations from men who have sex with men. 715 more words

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Marriage Litigation At The 6th Circuit #Time4Marriage

This August, six different legal cases involving the freedom to marry will be heard by the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, which covers Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee. 57 more words

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Same-Sex Weddings Begin in Indiana #Indiana #Time4Marriage

After a federal judge in Indiana struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage Wednesday morning, couples rushed to county clerks’ offices across the state to get married. 174 more words

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For the First Time, Starbucks Raises the Pride Flag atop its Headquarters #SeattlePride #Starbucks

A 38-feet wide by 19-feet tall rainbow flag was raised on top of Starbucks headquarters and will remain through this weekend’s Seattle Pride Parade. Seattle Pride, the Northwest’s LGBTQ rights movement, is marking its 40th anniversary on June 29, 2014.

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