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Pam Bondi: Ditz of the Decade

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The seemingly impossible has happened; Florida just became the 36th state to allow marriage equality—no thanks to the incredible stupidity of Pam Bondi, Florida’s Attorney General and the Florida Court Clerks and Comptrollers Association inability to understand one word: Unconstitutional.

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We Have Miles to Go to End Bullying

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RoninRonin Shimizu of Folsom, Ca. was bullied for being a cheerleader.2014 ends with another child's suicide in the news. This time, it's a twelve-year-old boy who couldn't take the bullying anymore.

Yes, it was in California, where all the right laws and policies are in place. Still, death seemed better to Ronin Shimizu than enduring his community.

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Come On, Stop Thinking of That Elephant.

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By Bob Minor

elephant-v-crocAccording to University of California, Berkeley Professor George Lakoff, if the Democrats were to properly frame their concepts to the American people, the ridiculous concepts of the GOP would fall by the wayside.Ten years ago, my “Minor Details” column raved about the best book to come out of any political season before or since:

“Stop whatever you’re doing. Drop whatever you’re reading – even if it’s one of my books. The most important political book of the year is out and it’s a $10 paperback of only 124 pages. (So, you know Bill Clinton didn’t write it.)

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The Pride Manifesto of an “In-Betweener”

A-11Stephanie Donald—Publisher, LGBT-Today

First, I must apologize for my prolonged absence and neglect of the magazine. I’ve been very sick for the past few months and although I feel much better, the medical community is somewhat at a loss as to what happened or why. Try living on Medicare sometime and you’ll find out that you’d definitely feel more secure if Moe, Larry and Curly were your doctors (nyuk, nyuk, myuk!)!Although “Pride” season isn’t quite over yet, the bigger cities have already held theirs and after seeing pictures, watching the video footage and reading the media accounts, all I can say for comment is: “Yawn.”

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Why So Much American Anger?

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By Bob Minor

The recent episodes of now routine American gun violence have sparked discussions of the role of white male anger in it all. This is hardly a brand new strand of analysis.

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Ugandan Gay Man’s Life Hangs in the Balance of United States’ Compassion

By Jill Lumina—Special Guest on LGBT-Today

800px-Flag of UgandaUgandan flag--Standing now for a national blood-lust over killing homosexuals and even those who are heterosexual are in danger if they don't report them thanks to the efforts of American evangelist Scott Lively who is on trial for Crimes Against Humanity here in the United States as a result of this bill.Editor’s Note—Jill Lumina is an aspiring young journalist. Josh is a pseudonym for the young Ugandan man in the interview, as revealing his true identity would place his life in danger.

Josh: Hello, I am Josh. I am humbled by your friend request… Richie says you want an interview me. I am here.

Jill: Yes I am working on raising money to get you to America. I will pick you up from the airport and interview you. I hear you are a very sweet person and I look forward to meeting you. You have many people fighting for your freedom right now.

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The Right Wing’s Last Ditch Strategy

Virginia-Family-Forum-socialThe Virginia Family Forum has called for a 40-day hunger strike to protest marriage equality beginning August 28th. (Photo via Facebook)Bob Minor

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We’ve come to the place where the radical right-wing intelligentsia know that the old arguments against LGBT people won’t work. And so they’re at the end of their rope.

The psychological debate had been settled a half of a century ago. True professionals in the psychological and counseling communities, as a result, embrace the professionally ethical requirement to affirm LGBT people as equal to anyone else. And finally that is catching on popularly to debunk the whole lucrative brain-wash-the-gay-away industry.

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