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If drafted, Michael Sam would become the first openly gay NFL player. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Study: Titans Fans Least Receptive To Michael Sam News

Researchers analyzed tweeted reactions in NFL markets to Michael Sam’s announcement that he is gay.

03/08/2014

Protesters hold a demonstration against Russian anti-gay legislation and against Russian President Vladimir Putin stands on gay rights, in front of the Russian Consulate in New York, July 31, 2013. Protesters called for a boycott of Russian products and ask the Russian government to repeal the anti-gay propaganda law before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.       (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Sochi Olympics Surrounded By Turmoil

SOCHI, Russia (AP) – About 100,000 police, security agents and army troops have pledged to make the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, “the safest Olympics in history”. But the world wide concerns of a possible suicide […]

01/31/2014

Pope Francis greets the faithful prior to his first 'Urbi et Orbi' blessing from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica during Easter Mass on March 31, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Pope Francis delivered his message to the gathered faithful from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in St. Peter's Square after his first Holy week as Pontiff.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Pope Francis: “Who Am I to Judge” Gay Clergy

His predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, authored a document that said men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be priests.

07/29/2013

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Opponents Rally After Scouts Consider Lifting Gay Ban

Today’s rally starts at 12:30 p.m. at the Greater St. Louis Area Council at 4568 W Pine Blvd.

05/17/2013

A participants holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

Mixed Reviews From LGBT Community About Pride Moving Downtown

It’s being panned on social media by many in the gay and lesbian community. “I know I wasn’t heard on it, I know I didn’t know of any meetings. So what community did they bring it to?”

12/06/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

Rep. Zachary Wyatt

Gay Missouri Lawmaker Denounces School Bill

“Being gay has never been a Democrat or Republican issue, and it should never be,” Missouri Republican legislator, Rep. Zachary Wyatt said.

05/03/2012

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Measure Would Ban Word “Gay” From MO Schools

LGBT community blasts Republican-backed measure in MO House.

04/24/2012

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Controversial “Don’t Say Gay” Bill Debated In MO House

A bill that would prohibit the discussion of sexual orientation in public schools is being debated in Jefferson City.

04/23/2012

Civil Unions

Illinois Tourism Courts Gay and Lesbian Community

A new portion of the state’s tourism website has collected information about gay-friendly lodging and attractions, as well as links to information about pride festivals.

02/15/2012

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