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3rd Lawsuit Challenges Alabama’s Gay Marriage Ban

In the latest challenge to Alabama’s ban on gay marriage, a lesbian couple is suing the state over recognition of their marriage, performed in Massachusetts.

06/10/2014

The 43rd annual San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride Celebration & Parade makes its way down Market St. on June 30, 2013, in San Francisco, Calif. (credit: Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

New Effort Launched In South To Build Wider Acceptance Of Gay Marriage

Less than two weeks after a federal judge declared Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, a new effort has been launched in the South seeking to build wider acceptance of gay and lesbian couples in the hope of overturning similar bans across the region.

02/24/2014

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Study: Increase In Marriages Would Help Economy

A recent study suggests that increases in the rates at which people get married would help the economy, as married people tend to spend more.

10/28/2013

The sign of a Chick-fil-A is seen on July 26, 2012 in Springfield, Va. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Chick-fil-A CEO: ‘Founding Fathers Would Be Ashamed’ Of Supreme Court Ruling

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy has waded into the gay marriage issue once again.

06/27/2013

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Talk Back Friday: Open Letter

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about Jay-Z’s response to critics comments in his song “Open Letter”. Should Jay-Z have responded on his forum? We also brought up the comments Ben Carson […]

WAOK-AM–04/12/2013

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[VIDEO] Morgan Freeman Supports Gay Marriage

The actor known for his leading role in “Lean On Me,” has now became the spokesperson for gay marriage. Morgan Freeman has recently been chosen to narrate a new ad for marriage equality. The video was release by […]

WAOK-AM–11/26/2012

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Chick-Fil-A Chief: ‘We Support Biblical Families’

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy voiced his support for “Biblical families” in one of his first interviews since his earlier comments caused controversy regarding gay marriage. Cathy told  TV station WXIA in an interview released […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2012

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Black Pastors Demand President Obama To Say No To Gay Marriages

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White  we talked about Gay Marriage, and a group of Pastors plot to force Obama to change his views on  marrying Gays. Our special guest was Rev. Bill Owens the CEO/ President […]

WAOK-AM–08/08/2012

A Chick-fil-A sign is seen above one of its restaurants on July 28, 2012 in Bethesda, Md. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Supporters To Celebrate ‘Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day’

Supporters of Chick-fil-A were planning to eat at restaurants in the chicken chain as the company continues to be criticized for an executive’s comments about marriage.

08/01/2012

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Will You Vote For President Obama This Coming Election?

Today on Rob Redding News Review, Rob takes a poll from African-American callers to see who will support the president after his recent announcement on supporting gay marriage. At the end of the show, President Obama […]

WAOK-AM–06/14/2012

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