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Senior sailor cagey about DADT

With momentum building behind a re-thinking of the military's Don't Ask Don't Tell policy, the nation's highest-ranking military officer is being cagey about his...

Anoka-Hennepin Teacher: It’s all lies!

One of the Anoka-Hennepin teachers accused of harassing a student with anti-gay slurs has hit back against charges that she and her co-worker, Walter...

Marriage vs. Employment Discrimination

This morning, US Reps. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Jared Polis (D-CO), and Jerry Nadler (D-NY) announced a new bill that would repeal the federal Defense...

Rivalry between activist groups endangers ant-Prop 8 fight

It looks like 2008 all over again -- internecine fighting in the pro-equality camp seems to be distracting California's two biggest anti-Proposition 8 organizing...

DADT is biased….against minorities, women

A new study by Servicemembers United, a group that advocates on behalf of LGBTQ members of the armed forces, shows that while non-white soldiers,...

Right-Wing Radio Host Looses Flagship Show

Michael Savage, the (in)famous right-wing radio host best known for his anti-immigrant, anti-gay, and anti-Muslim rants got dumped from what some bloggers are calling...

Recession, gay marriage fight drain resources for LGBT nonprofits

As nonprofits that provide critical services to the Twin Cities LGBTQ community drop like flies in this recession, it's an open question who's next....

Army Violated Own Policy in Lesbian Deserter Case

Saying she faced daily harassment and death threats from other members of her unit, and commanding officers who supported her tormentors and refused to...

Q: When is a bigot not a bigot?

A: When she doesn't want to be called one. In her column today at the conservative website Townhall.com, Maggie Gallagher, head of the National Organization...

Someone called Rep. Walz a “faggot”

Minnpost's David Brauer reports that someone called Rep. Tim Walz a "f---ing faggot" on a media conference call on Tuesday. No one from the...