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  • Now That Homosexuals Can Serve 'Openly' Will They Obey DoD Directives?

    09/23/2011 5:08:35 PM PDT · by RetSignman · 82 replies
    Department of Defense - Directive ^ | Sept. 23, 2011 | RetSignman
    SUBJECT: Political Activities by Members of the Armed Forces References: (a) DoD Directive 1344.10, “Political Activities by Members of the Armed Forces on Active Duty,” August 2, 2004 (hereby canceled) (b) Sections 973, 888, 101, and Chapter 47 of title 10, United States Code (c) DoD Instruction 1334.1, “Wearing of the Uniform,” October 26, 2005 (d) Section 441a of title 2, United States Code (e) through (i), see Enclosure 1
  • Student Suspended For Saying Homosexuality Is Wrong (Local TV news video)

    09/22/2011 3:43:07 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 57 replies
    Myfoxdfw.com (Dallas TV news) ^ | 9/21/2011 | Lari Barager
    A Fort Worth high school student was sent to the principal’s office earlier this week for telling another classmate he believes homosexuality is wrong. Fourteen-year-old Dakota Ary spent most of the day Tuesday serving an in-school suspension. It was punishment for discussion in his German class at Fort Worth’s Western Hills High School. “We were talking about religions in Germany. I said, ‘I’m a Christian. I think being a homosexual is wrong,’” he said. “It wasn’t directed to anyone except my friend who was sitting behind me. I guess [the teacher] heard me. He started yelling. He told me he...
  • Why are there always rainbow flags at pro-abortion rallies?

    09/20/2011 3:59:57 PM PDT · by NYer · 39 replies
    Life Site News ^ | September 16, 2011 | ALISSA GOLOB
    In January of last year, I appeared on Global Television talking about the blatant conflict of interest arising from the recent election of 21-year old Paul Marai, given that he was also an openly gay, homosexual activist, and his newly appointed Catholic School Board Trustee position. A few seconds (literally) after the interview was shown, I received an e-mail via Facebook entitled “F*%&$ Yourself”. “Gain some rationality”, the author said. “You’re embarassing (yes, he spelled it that way) your intellect on TV. Learn a thing or two in school before you call homosexuality a disorder. You’re officially the joke of...
  • Planner for elementary students celebrates ‘sex workers,’ transgenderism, ‘LGBTTQQI2S’ agenda

    09/18/2011 10:36:45 AM PDT · by NYer · 44 replies
    Life Site News ^ | September 16, 2011 | PETER BAKLINSKI
    TORONTO, ON, September 16, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A father of a six-year-old student in the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) says he was shocked to discover what the school board considers to be “Days of Significance,” reports the Toronto Sun. In the “Days of Significance”  calendar in his son’s 2011-12 daily planner, Jaak Purres discovered days devoted to transgendered people, prostitution, gender identity, and Dyke marches. “I was looking through this thing and was shocked,’” said the outraged father. “It’s just bizarre! He’s six. I want him to enjoy being six.” Purres pointed out that the planner comes from a...
  • Subtle acts reshape military society amid [DADT] repeal

    09/17/2011 8:53:00 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 41 replies
    Yahoooooo!... ^ | 09-17-2011 | By JULIE WATSON
    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Night-long celebrations will mark the final countdown to the historic end of the U.S. military's ban on openly gay troops, and even more partying will take place once it is lifted Tuesday. But in many ways change is already here. Countless subtle acts over the past months have been reshaping the military's staunchly traditional society in preparation for the U.S. armed forces' biggest policy shift in decades. Supporters of repeal compare it to the racial de-segregation of troops more than 60 years ago. For some gay service members, the fear of discovery and reprisals dissipated months...
  • Child’s Sexual Bill of Rights

    09/16/2011 4:51:57 PM PDT · by massmike · 20 replies
    moonbattery.com ^ | 09/16/2011 | n/a
    If you want to predict the future, look to the past. The “Child’s Sexual Bill of Rights” (PDF) dates back to the 1970s. It was passed out to a sex ed course by a perverted professor named John De Cecco. A note before reading the lowlights below: co is Moonbattese for he/she/him/her; cos means his/hers. 6 LEARNING THE ART OF LOVE [i.e., sex] All children have the right to learn the art of love beginning at any age co is able to understand, just as co is entitled to learn any other art or skill. 7 CHOICE OF A SEX...
  • LA Schools To Teach LGBT Curriculum In Anti-Bullying Effort

    09/16/2011 9:53:43 AM PDT · by Justaham · 12 replies
    Students in the Los Angeles Unified school district may soon be taught “age-appropriate” curriculum promoting positive images of homosexuals and their contributions to society. The resolution approved on Tuesday directs officials to come up with an implementation plan within 90 days, the Associated Press reported. One mom present at the school board meeting recalled the reaction her son Elliot received at school when he openly declared himself to be homosexual at age 13 in front of hundreds of classmates.
  • Gays with a "main partner" have concurrent casual sexual relationships

    09/14/2011 7:45:37 PM PDT · by massmike · 29 replies
    mygenes.co.nz ^ | 09/14/2011 | N.E.Whitehead
    An interesting recent paper confirms that most gay men with one main partner for a given year also have concurrent casual sexual relationships. The paper presents good data on the number of gay partnerships per year, confirming previous findings by others, but what is new are data about gay relationships per year when there is also a main partner. Contrary to the stereotype, the typical number of sexual partners per year per person in the SSA community is not hundreds but about three. If there was no main partner the figure was five. The result for bisexuals was 2.5 partners....
  • Leftist PFAW has hissy fit over NY clerk refusal for homosexual marriage license (BARF ALERT)

    09/13/2011 1:28:36 PM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 7 replies
    Equality is THE LAW in NY State This year the State of New York made the decision to recognize the right of same-sex couples to marry. It's now the law, and public officials must abide by it regardless of their personal prejudices. Dear xxxxxx, This weekend we demanded that the Town Clerk of Ledyard, New York, Rose Marie Belforti, sign marriage licenses for same-sex couples looking to marry -- as the law dictates she must do -- or resign. Belforti had previously stated that she would not sign licenses for same-sex couples and refused to do so for one couple...
  • Gay military magazine to be distributed at Army, Air Force bases

    08/30/2011 3:01:43 PM PDT · by Hawk720 · 53 replies · 1+ views
    Wash Post ^ | 08/30/2011 | Ed O'Keefe
    With the military on the verge of allowing gay men and lesbians to serve openly, Army and Air Force officials have approved the distribution of a magazine targeting gay service members at bases starting next month. OutServe Magazine will hit store shelves at Army and Air Force bases on Sept. 20, the day the Pentagon plans to formally end enforcement of the “don’t ask, don'tI tell” policy that bans gays from serving openly. The publication is published by OutServe, a group of secretly gay active duty service members that says it has hundreds of members currently serving in Iraq and...
  • U.S. to Take Another Look at Gay Blood Donation Ban

    07/26/2011 6:29:31 PM PDT · by Nachum · 101 replies
    National Journal ^ | 7/26/11 | Maggie Fox
    A policy that bars gay men from donating blood for life is “suboptimal,” advisers to the Health and Human Services Department said on Tuesday, and needs another look. HHS asked a committee of experts on blood and tissue donations to reexamine the policy and see if there is a way to let at least some gays donate blood. (snip)Men who have sex with other men, including gay and bisexual men, have an HIV infection rate 60 times higher than that of the general population
  • Do innkeepers have rights?

    07/26/2011 1:20:05 PM PDT · by Graybeard58 · 48 replies
    Waterbury Republican-American ^ | July 26, 2011 | Editorial
    Two uniquely American principles — the right to freedom of association, and the right of access by minorities to public places — are in conflict once again, this time in a bucolic Vermont inn. The owners of the Wildflower Inn in Lyndonville, Vermont, are the targets of an American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit for refusing to host a wedding reception for a same-sex couple. Kate Baker and Ming Linsley of New York City contend in Vermont Superior Court that Jim and Mary O'Reilly violated the state's Fair Housing and Public Accommodations Act, which identifies businesses and institutions that cannot turn...
  • Lawsuit Brought Against Anoka-Hennepin School District for 'Gag Policy' (gays say neutral not ok)

    07/21/2011 10:54:25 AM PDT · by markomalley · 16 replies
    KSTP TV ^ | 7/21/11 | Jennie Olson
    The Anoka-Hennepin School District is being sued for its Sexual Orientation Curriculum Policy, which says that staff members must remain neutral on matters regarding sexual orientation. The district has been dealing with bullying and harassing of students for their sexual orientation and is currently under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice. The Southern Poverty Law Center, National Center for Lesbian Rights, and Faegre & Benson, LLP, filed a federal lawsuit today, calling the policy a “gag policy.” According to a statement released by the Anoka Hennepin Gay Equity Team, they feel that the policy has contributed to an “unsafe...
  • Bath man's anger over 'gay cure' letter in newspaper

    07/21/2011 3:22:14 AM PDT · by Cronos · 28 replies
    BBC ^ | 20 July 2011 | BBC
    A gay Bath resident has said a letter claiming that homosexuality can be "cured" is "absolutely disgraceful".Baz Harding said he was "shocked and dismayed" after the letter, titled 'It is still a sinful act', appeared in the Bath Chronicle earlier in July. It was written by Julie Trollope in response to a letter by gay church leaders claiming the Church of England was failing to embrace diversity. The newspaper said she had a right to have her views aired. Ms Trollope, who signs off the letter with Bath Christian, said she wrote it in response to an open letter to...
  • Governor Brown Signs Legislation - SB 48 - homosexual-bisexual-transsexual "role models"

    07/14/2011 12:17:37 PM PDT · by CounterCounterCulture · 103 replies · 1+ views
    Perverts ^ | 14 July 2011 | Governor Jerry Brown; Senator Mark Leno
    7-14-2011 SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. announced today that he has signed the following bill: • SB 48 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) – Pupil instruction: prohibition of discriminatory content.
  • As Same-Sex Marriage Becomes Legal, Some Choices May Be Lost (Gays: Be Careful What You Wish For!)

    07/09/2011 1:01:31 PM PDT · by lbryce · 41 replies
    New York Times ^ | July 8, 2011 | Tara Siegel Bernard
    Now that same-sex marriage has been legalized in New York, at least a few large companies are requiring their employees to tie the knot if they want their partners to qualify for health insurance. Should companies require gay employees to marry if they want health coverage for their same-sex partners? Corning, I.B.M. and Raytheon all provide domestic partner benefits to employees with same-sex partners in states where they cannot marry. But now that they can legally wed in New York, five other states and the District of Columbia, they will be required to do so if they want their partner...
  • In reversal, federal court orders immediate end to ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy(9th U.S. Circuit)

    07/06/2011 1:10:04 PM PDT · by fwdude · 40 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | 07/06/11 | Associated Press
    By Associated Press, Updated: Wednesday, July 6, 2:34 PM SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court has barred further enforcement of the U.S. military’s ban on openly gay service members. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Wednesday the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy must be immediately lifted now that the Obama administration says it’s unconstitutional to treat gay Americans differently under the law.
  • Rigged! Feds find fix was in on 'study' of homosexuality in ranks.

    06/27/2011 7:58:12 PM PDT · by ImNotLying · 20 replies
    WND ^ | june 27, 2011 | Bob Unruh
    A previously undisclosed report by the inspector general of the Department of Defense concludes that the fix – maybe even handed down by the White House – was in before the military ever started asking soldiers and sailors about how opening the ranks to homosexuals would affect the nation's defense.
  • 'Offensive' images found in S.F. school murals

    06/24/2011 3:52:45 PM PDT · by GSWarrior · 36 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 6/24/11 | Stephanie Lee
    San Francisco -- The head of a children's art organization, arrested three weeks ago for possession of child pornography, placed "offensive" tiles in murals he created at four city schools, San Francisco police said Friday. Some 100 "inappropriate" tiles have been found in murals at Sunset Elementary School and three other unnamed schools in the city, said Police Chief Greg Suhr. Anthony Josef Norris, founder and director of Kid Serve Youth Murals,designed and worked on all the projects. The San Francisco man surrendered June 2 to the FBI after agents investigating a website known for child pornography traced the log-on...
  • New York Gay Marriage Bill Needs Only One More GOP Nod For It To Pass

    06/24/2011 3:20:14 PM PDT · by lbryce · 29 replies
    LA Times ^ | June 24, 2011 | Andrew Malcolm
    The New York gay marriage bill introduced by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo needs only one more yea vote from a Republican senator to pass. If that vote materializes, New York would become the sixth and most populous state to allow same-sex marriage. President Obama received mixed reviews after speaking Thursday night to supporters of the bill at a Democratic fundraiser in New York City. More than 600 gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people paid $1,250 each to attend the gala. The president's critics argue that although he said he supports equal rights for gays and lesbians, he won't come...
  • Straight Talk From Top Enlisted Marine on ‘Don’t Ask’ Repeal.

    06/22/2011 4:39:28 PM PDT · by The Shrew · 94 replies · 1+ views
    The Wall Street Journal Blogs ^ | June 21, 2011 | Nathan Hodge
    Straight talk from Sgt. Maj. of the Marine Corps: “How dare we, then, exclude a group of people who want to do the same thing you do right now, something that is honorable and noble?” “Get over it,” he said. “We’re magnificent, we’re going to continue to be. Let’s just move on, treat everybody with firmness, fairness, dignity, compassion and respect. Let’s be Marines.” bit.ly The Command Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps addressed a group of Marines at a base in South Korea several key topics, including the repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy...
  • Study: Nearly half of college-educated gay Americans are in the closet at work

    A new study by the Center for Work-Life Policy think tank has found that 48 percent of college-educated lesbian and gay Americans hide their sexual orientation at work. About a third of them are leading "double lives," the report says--staying in the closet at the office while being "out" in their personal lives
  • USDA gay-sensitivity training seeks larger audience

    06/18/2011 11:18:19 AM PDT · by Hunton Peck · 54 replies
    The Washington Time ^ | Friday, June 17, 2011 | Rowan Scarborough
    U.S. Department of Agriculture activists want to impose their intense brand of homosexual sensitivity training government-wide, including a discussion that compares “heterosexism” — believing marriage can only can be between one man and one woman — to racism. If accepted by the Obama administration, that move could mean more sessions for military service members already undergoing gay-sensitivity indoctrination. Critics fear additional gay-oriented training would be an unnecessary added burden for combat troops and encourage some to leave. USDA officials have asked the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), which oversees all federal worker policies, to impose its gay-awareness programs on all...
  • City Hall Hoists Rainbow Flag Above Old Glory

    06/18/2011 6:27:58 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 21 replies
    TFP ^ | 6/14/2011 | Norman Fulkerson
    Contrary to flag etiquette, the rainbow flag was hoisted higher than the American flag. The campaign in Binghampton, New York, June 3, had an interesting twist. As we raised the American flag to begin our efforts in favor of traditional marriage, a group of people standing on the opposite side of the street – in front of City Hall – were about to do the same. However, they were not raising old glory. Instead they were hoisting the very symbol of the opposition: a rainbow flag, with the approval of city mayor Matthew Ryan. Breaking with flag etiquette Those in...
  • Obama Administration Holds LGBT ‘Youth Summit’ – Gov’t ‘Has Finally Come Out of the Closet,..

    06/06/2011 5:12:56 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 26 replies
    Obama Administration Holds LGBT ‘Youth Summit’ – Gov’t ‘Has Finally Come Out of the Closet,’ Official Says Monday, June 06, 2011 By Penny Starr (CNSNews.com) – Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke at the first “Federal LGBT Youth Summit” on Monday after being introduced by a homosexual on her staff, who said the secretary “gets us” and is “tireless” in her support of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender youth. “Your federal government has finally come out of the closet in support of LGBT youth,” said Pam Hyde, HHS administrator for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services. “It’s great...
  • House Panel Votes to Delay Gays in the Military

    05/14/2011 3:24:55 AM PDT · by UniqueViews · 13 replies
    FoxNews ^ | May 11, 2011 | AP
    A House panel approved a defense bill early Thursday that would delay President Obama's new policy allowing gays to serve openly in the military and limit the commander in chief's authority on slashing the nation's nuclear arsenal. By a vote of 60-1, the House Armed Services Committee approved the broad, $553 billion defense blueprint that would provide a 1.6 percent increase in military pay, fund an array of aircraft, ships and submarines, slightly increase health care fees for working-age retirees and meet the Pentagon's request for an additional $118 billion to fight wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The committee, on...
  • Same-sex unions legalized in Delaware

    05/12/2011 10:05:22 AM PDT · by massmike · 41 replies
    bostonherald.com ^ | 05/12/2011 | Peter Mucha
    Delaware has joined New Jersey in granting marriage-like rights to same-sex couples joined by civil unions. The law, which will take effect next Jan. 1, stops short of conferring full marriage rights, as has been done by five states and Washington, D.C. Gov. Jack Markell signed the legislation on Wednesday at Wilmington’s Queen Theater, as hundreds of supporters toasted the occasion with champagne.
  • Presbyterians clear way for gay clergy

    05/11/2011 5:20:27 AM PDT · by iowamark · 28 replies
    AP, FNC ^ | May 10, 2011 | Associated Press
    After decades of debate, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) on Tuesday struck down a barrier to ordaining gays, ratifying a proposal that removes the celibacy requirement for unmarried clergy, in the latest mainline Protestant move toward accepting gay relationships... Differences over the Bible and homosexuality have split Protestant groups nationally and worldwide for years. Within the Presbyterian Church, about 100 of the 11,000 congregations had already broken away ahead of the vote, but a group of large theologically conservative congregations, which calls itself Fellowship, has decided to remain in the denomination for now. Top Presbyterian executives issued a statement to the...
  • Navy Authorizes Chaplains to Perform Same-Sex ‘Marriages’ in Naval Chapels

    05/09/2011 6:16:00 AM PDT · by markomalley · 120 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | 5/9/2011 | Pete Winn
    (CNSNews.com) – Anticipating the elimination of the military ban on homosexuality, the Office of the Chief of Navy Chaplains has decided that same-sex couples in the Navy will be able to get married in Navy chapels, and that Navy chaplains will be allowed to perform the ceremonies -- if homosexual marriage is legal in the state where the unions are to be performed.The advisory came in the form of an April 13 memo issued to all chaplains, in which the Chief of Navy Chaplains, Admiral Michael Tidd, said the Chaplain Corps was revising its Tier I training manuals, which had...
  • Are gay men more at risk for cancer? (New study says Yes)

    05/09/2011 4:58:52 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 24 replies · 1+ views
    Reuters ^ | May 9, 2011 | Genevra Pittman
    More gay men reported being cancer survivors than straight men in a new study from California. That suggests they may need targeted interventions to prevent cancer, the researchers said, but more studies are needed to answer lingering questions. For example, are gay men more likely to be diagnosed with cancer than straight men? Or, are they just more likely to survive if they do get cancer? "A lack of hard data" on how sexual orientation affects the risk of cancer is "one of the biggest problems we have," said Liz Margolies, executive director of The National LGBT Cancer Network. Margolies,...
  • Marines briefed matter-of-factly on 'don't ask, don't tell' repeal

    05/01/2011 4:44:31 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 28 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | May 1, 2011 | By Tony Perry
    Camp Pendleton — The presentation was direct, even matter-of-fact, giving no hint of the large-scale cultural shift that the new policy represents — or of the passionate debate it provoked among politicians, religious leaders and other civilians. There is a new policy, the young-looking colonel told 50-plus enlisted Marines sitting in the pews of an aging chapel on this sprawling base. You will follow the policy, he said in a calm tone. If you have trouble with the policy, please see your sergeant or chaplain. "The leadership will try to work with you and get you through it," he said....
  • Priest stole $1m from church for male escorts....

    04/29/2011 4:06:03 PM PDT · by Gamecock · 165 replies
    MailOnline ^ | 28th April 2011
    Full title: Priest stole $1m from church for male escorts.... and designer clothes… but won't have to pay it back and could serve again A Catholic priest who stole more than $1 million in church money and spent it on male escorts, Armani clothes and nights out at gay bars has been jailed for three years. But the priest from Connecticut could be allowed to continue serving as a priest after he has served his sentence, according to his former church. Father Kevin Gray, 65, the former pastor of the Sacred Heart Parish, Waterbury, was sentenced to prison on Wednesday....
  • Disparities: Illness More Prevalent Among Older Gay Adults

    04/01/2011 12:59:46 PM PDT · by reaganaut1 · 34 replies
    New York Times ^ | April 1, 2011 | RONI CARYN RABIN
    Older lesbian, gay and bisexual adults in California are more likely to suffer from chronic physical and mental health problems than their heterosexual counterparts, a new analysis has found. They also are less likely to have live-in partners or adult children who can help care for them. The research brief was based on data from the California Health Interview Survey, the nation’s largest state health survey, gathered in 2003, 2005 and 2007 by the Center for Health Policy Research at the University of California, Los Angeles. Older gay and bisexual men — ages 50 to 70 — reported higher rates...
  • European Court Could Rule Traditional Marriage Benefits Are Discriminatory

    03/04/2011 2:18:56 PM PST · by NYer · 12 replies
    C-Fam ^ | March 3, 2011 | Terrence McKeegan, J.D.
    LUXEMBOURG, March 3 (C-FAM) Legal experts warn that a European court is on the verge of deciding that Germany’s privileged legal status for traditional marriage violates European Union law.An Advocate General for the European Court of Justice, which is the highest court in matters of European Union law, issued an opinion to the court which states that same-sex couples must have access to the same employment benefits as married couples in every EU state, regardless of a state’s constitutional laws. While the opinion of the Advocate General, one of eight that assist the court, is not binding on the...
  • Pedophilia a ‘sexual orientation’ experts tell Parliament(Canada)

    03/02/2011 5:02:39 AM PST · by Westbrook · 109 replies
    LifeSiteNews.com ^ | Mon Feb 28, 2011 16:14 EST | Rebecca Millette
    OTTAWA, Ontario, February 28, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a recent parliamentary session on a bill relating to sexual offenses against children, psychology experts claimed that pedophilia is a “sexual orientation” comparable to homosexuality or heterosexuality, a definition that was questioned by one Member of Parliament who was present. Bill C-54, an Act to Amend the Criminal Code, seeks to increase or impose mandatory minimum penalties or punishment on sexual offenders of children for particular crimes. Parliamentary discussion on February 14 centered on the mandatory minimum imprisonment and how offenders respond to treatment. Dr. Vernon Quinsey and Dr. Hubert Van Gijseghem,...
  • Obamas name openly gay man as social secretary

    02/25/2011 1:16:52 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 83 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 2/25/11 | AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – The White House on Friday named Jeremy Bernard to serve as social secretary to President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama, the first male and first openly gay person to hold the position. The high profile job, traditionally filled by a woman, will put Bernard in ultimate charge of dispensing sumptuous White House hospitality at events from state dinners to holiday parties, concerts and tours of the presidential mansion. "Jeremy shares our vision for the White House as the People's House, one that celebrates our history and culture in dynamic and inclusive ways," Obama said in...
  • Rumsfeld: "Time Has Come" To Allow Gays To Serve Openly

    02/12/2011 6:12:20 PM PST · by FTJM · 139 replies
    ABC News ^ | 2/11/11 | Steven Portnoy
    Former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld, who served at the Pentagon under two Republican presidents, says the “time has come” time for gays and lesbians to serve openly in the US military. Two months after President Obama signed a law that will lead to the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Rumsfeld told ABC News Radio that the nation is ready for open service. “First of all, we know that gays and lesbians have been serving in the military for decades with honorable service,” Rumsfeld said. “We know that [repeal of a ban on gays serving openly] is an idea whose...
  • Gay 'marriages' to be allowed in church

    02/12/2011 8:13:12 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 8 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | Feb. 13, 2011 | Patrick Hennessy
    Lynne Featherstone, the Liberal Democrat equalities minister, is expected shortly to outline firm plans to lift the current ban on civil partnerships being conducted in places of worship. In a political "win" for Nick Clegg and his party, the Coalition will also say that such ceremonies should for the first time be allowed to have a religious element, such as hymn-singing and readings from the Bible. They could, it is understood, also be carried out in the future out by priests or other religious figures. The landmark move will please equality campaigners but is likely to prompt a fierce backlash...
  • AIDS is a Plague Allowed to Happen (BARF ALERT!!)

    02/09/2011 2:04:08 PM PST · by fwdude · 64 replies
    CNN ^ | 01/14/2011 | Larry Kramer
    New York City (CNN) -- I want this article to break your heart. But it deals with a subject that has had a tough time of it in the break-everyone's-heart department.
  • Police chiefs fly gay pride flag... but are forbidden to put up the Union Jack

    02/03/2011 7:31:22 PM PST · by UncleHambone · 11 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | February 3, 2011 | Daily Mail Reporter
    Police chiefs have come under fire today for flying the rainbow flag for lesbians, gays and bisexuals outside its police stations - when they are forbidden to display the Union Jack. The multi-coloured 'Freedom' flag adopted by the gay pride movement in the 1970's is now flying at Suffolk Police's Ipswich HQ and its stations at Bury St Edmunds and Lowestoft.
  • Death threats against UK columnist for opposing homosexualist agenda

    02/02/2011 4:05:30 PM PST · by wagglebee · 11 replies
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 2/2/11 | Hilary White
    LONDON, February 2, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A prominent conservative UK columnist has said she received death threats after she criticized plans to insert homosexual materials into all subjects in the curriculum in Britain’s schools. Writing in the Daily Mail this week, Melanie Phillips said that she had been expecting a reaction, “which would amply bear out the truth of what I had written.” “The response, however, exceeded even my expectations.”For the last week, she said, “I have been subjected to an extraordinarily vicious outpouring of hate and incitement to violence” through emails, the internet and in mainstream media.“If the gay...
  • NO WAY TO “MITIGATE” CONSEQUENCES OF LGBT LAW FOR THE MILITARY

    01/29/2011 4:33:10 AM PST · by John Leland 1789 · 22 replies
    Center for Military Readiness ^ | January 29, 2011 | Elaine Donelly
    Today we issued the following news release—our way of cutting through the groupthink taking hold in the Pentagon these days. Today the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness, Clifford Stanley, and Marine Gen. James Cartwright, the Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, conducted a media briefing on initial plans to implement “the repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.’ ” In truth, the Pentagon is rushing to begin training for an unprecedented LGBT Law on our military, and to do so before the House Armed Services Committee has a single hearing on the Defense Department review done last year....
  • Young children (age 4) to be taught about homosexuality in (UK) school

    01/28/2011 1:22:13 PM PST · by NYer · 23 replies
    Christian Telegraph ^ | January 28, 2011
    Photo via christianconcern.com Young children to be taught about homosexuality in school A government-funded education quango has drawn up controversial lesson plans for pupils as young as four to encourage teaching them about homosexual, bisexual and transsexual issues, reports Christian Concern for our Nation. The lesson plans, which have been funded by a Ł35,000 grant from the Training And Development Agency For Schools, are to be optional. The plans include asking pupils in geography lessons to consider why homosexuals move from the countryside to cities and using homosexual and lesbian characters in scenarios for maths problems. Maths lessons will...
  • Sex-change teacher causes drama in court

    01/22/2011 10:35:54 AM PST · by Maelstorm · 16 replies · 1+ views
    http://www.observer.org.sz ^ | 21 January, 2011 | By Samuel Matsebula
    PATRICIA Dludlu, otherwise known as the sex-change teacher, yesterday caused drama at the Manzini Magistrate’s court when he asked it to adjourn owing to what he termed post stress disorder and that he needed counselling. This was just before Detective Constable Bongani Mbuyisa delivered his evidence in chief at the court before Magistrate Sindi Zwane as a fifth witness in his case of sexually molesting a pupil. Dludlu went public about a sex-change that never was. He claimed he changed his male organs for female ones. Previously he was known as Patrick and later changed to Patricia after the imaginary...
  • 'Mother,' 'Father' Changing to 'Parent One,' 'Parent Two' on Passport Applications

    01/07/2011 12:37:15 PM PST · by Stourme · 86 replies
    FoxNews ^ | Todd Starnes
    The words “mother” and “father” will be removed from U.S. passport applications and replaced with gender neutral terminology, the State Department says.
  • Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, don’t enlist

    12/31/2010 6:00:40 PM PST · by smoothsailing · 43 replies · 1+ views
    Covington News ^ | John Douglas - OP/ED
    NEWS COLUMNISTS Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, don’t enlist John Douglas Staff Reportnews@covnews.comDecember 31, 2010 Recently we watched the U.S. House and Senate pass and the president sign the repeal of the so-called "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell" policy of preventing open homosexuality in the military. This effort to destroy military unit cohesion comes to us because the president owes a large political debt to militant homosexuals and as a result of a Department of Defense survey sent to personnel currently serving.But 66 percent of the troops either ignored or answered NO in the survey that the president and Secretary of Defense...
  • The repeal of DADT from a retired Senior NCO’s Point of View

    12/26/2010 10:40:12 AM PST · by darkwing104 · 35 replies · 4+ views
    Coach is Right ^ | December 26th, 2010 | Jim Emerson, staff writer
    On December 22 Barack Obama signed into law the repeal of the “Don’t Ask Don’t tell Policy” (DADT) starting the process to eliminate the military’s ban on openly gay troops. Even though the law is in effect, the complete removal of certain personal conduct provisions in the UCMJ will take time, but the end of DADT is here. SurveyThe So-called survey used to justify this change was a joke. It was nothing more than a con job to sell the American people the concept of allowing gays to openly serve in our military. What the pundits won’t tell you is...
  • Officer won't sign order for troop indoctrination

    12/25/2010 4:20:55 AM PST · by plsjr · 145 replies · 3+ views
    WND ^ | 25 December 2010 | Brian Fitzpatrick
    President Obama's repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy is already damaging the U.S. military. An Army lieutenant colonel has asked to be relieved of command rather than order his troops to go through pro-homosexual indoctrination following the repeal of the policy, which required homosexuals to keep silent about their sexual preference. Currently the commander of a battalion-sized unit in the Army National Guard, the officer also has threatened to resign his commission rather than undergo "behavior modification" training intended to counter his religious convictions about homosexuality.
  • The man who invented gay rights

    12/24/2010 1:18:40 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 31 replies · 6+ views
    CNN ^ | December 24, 2010 | David Carter, Special to CNN
    Editor's note: David Carter is the author of "Stonewall: The Riots That Sparked the Gay Revolution," the basis for the American Experience film "Stonewall Uprising" that will be shown on PBS in April. He is working on a biography of Frank Kameny. This week President Barack Obama signed into law the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," which banned gay men and lesbians from serving openly in the U.S. armed forces. A seat at the front of the audience was reserved for 85-year-old Frank Kameny, who attended wearing the Combat Infantryman Badge that he was awarded for his service in...
  • Straight Troops Must Shower With Gays, Says DOD Working Group--

    12/18/2010 6:20:32 PM PST · by mandaladon · 210 replies · 3+ views
    CNS News ^ | 18 Dec 2010 | Terence P. Jeffrey
    A special Defense Department working group appointed by Defense Secretary Robert Gates has recommended that the military should “expressly prohibit” heterosexuals from using separate showers, bathrooms and bunking facilities from homosexuals when the repeal of the law banning homosexuals from the military goes into effect. The working group has also recommended that commanding officers be left with the authority to exempt individuals from using the same showers, bathrooms and living facilities as homosexuals, but only on a “case-by-case” basis. The House voted earlier this week and the Senate voted this afternoon to repeal the military ban on homosexuals, which has...