LGBT

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CDC: Syphilis Reaches Highest Level Since 1995, Steady Rise In Gay And Bisexual Men

Health officials say syphilis has reached its highest level since 1995 with the increase all in men.

05/09/2014

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

Jason Collins #98 of the Washington Wizards rebounds against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on April 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

What Could Jason Collins’ Announcement Mean For His Sponsorship Prospects?

How will current NBA basketball player Jason Collins’ decision to announce his homosexuality affect future sponsorship opportunities?

05/01/2013

The Mo Ivory Show…The President Envokes 23 Executive Orders, Morehouse Introuduces LGBT Courses

The conversation today on The Mo Ivory Show went from highlighting President Obama’s 23 Executive Orders on Gun Control to the new LGBT course Morehouse Univeristy just instituted starting today. Mo also had a specil visit […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2013

File photo of a rally supporting gay rights. (credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Atlanta To Host National LGBT Conference

The National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce has announced that Atlanta will host the 25th National Conference on LGBT Equality.

01/09/2013

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

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Student Council President Loses Position Over Gay-Inclusive Prom Initiative

A model student was ousted from his position as student council president at Alpharetta High School after suggesting a revision of the titles of Prom King and Queen to something more gender-neutral. He reportedly said that he wanted the dance to be more inclusive to the school’s gay community.

WAOK-AM–03/22/2012

Mark Bingham, right, is shown with his mother, Alice Hoagland, in the documentary “With You.” (credit: withyoufilm.com)

‘With You’ Documentary On Flight 93 Hero, Family Premieres

It took nine years, but a documentary celebrating United Airlines Flight 93 passenger Mark Bingham’s life premiered in June.

06/18/2011

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