18 11, 2022

Mormon Church voice Support for Respect for Marriage Act

By |2022-11-18T10:47:03-08:00November 18th, 2022|Categories: LGBT Politics|Tags: , , , , , , |

SALT LAKE CITY — (11-18-22) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) announced on Tuesday its support for the Respect for Marriage Act, the  federal legislation that will safeguard same-sex marriages. The Utah based faith that currently has nearly 17-million member, said in a statement that "Church doctrine would continue to consider [...]

16 11, 2022

12 GOP Senators Vote to Advance Same-Sex Marriage Bill

By |2022-11-16T15:17:52-08:00November 16th, 2022|Categories: LGBT Politics|Tags: , , , , , |

WASHINGTON D.C. — (11-16-22) — Twelve Senate Republicans joined Democrats in voting 62-37 to advance the Same-Sex Marriage Rights Bill, named officially as the 'Respect for Marriage Act' on Wednesday. The legislation received 62 votes, two more than the 60 votes needed to invoke cloture to begin or end debate on a bill. In July, [...]

12 11, 2022

Pentagon Sued by Lambda Legal Over HIV Ban

By |2022-11-12T13:28:29-08:00November 12th, 2022|Categories: LGBT Politics|Tags: , , , |

WASHINGTON D.C. — (11-12-22) — LGBT advocacy group Lambda Legal, files lawsuit against the Pentagon over its ban on HIV recruits.  The LGBT advocacy group behind the lawsuit argues that the virus is no longer the threat it was in the 1990s. Lambda Legal has sued the US Department of Defense and the US Army [...]

4 11, 2022

47 Louisiana Churches Leave United Methodist Church over Gay Marriage

By |2022-11-04T16:24:33-07:00November 4th, 2022|Categories: LGBT Politics|Tags: , , , , , |

NEW ORLEANS — (11-04-22) — A total of 47 Louisiana Churches have voted to leave United Methodist Church over Gay Marriage and LGBT issues. The latest to vote to exit the UMC was North Shore’s largest congregations, St. Timothy’s Church. While there are over six million members of the United Methodist denomination in the United [...]

24 10, 2022

Qatar Forces Arrest and Abuse LGBT People, Says HRW

By |2022-10-24T17:19:41-07:00October 24th, 2022|Categories: LGBT Politics, World LGBT News|Tags: , , , , |

DOHA — (10-24-22) — Qatar Security forces have been arbitrarily arresting and abused LGBT Qataris as recently as last month, said Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Monday. The Human Rights Watch released the following press release pertaining to the alleged abuses taking place in Qatar: "Qatar Preventive Security Department forces have arbitrarily arrested lesbian, gay, [...]

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