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The state of Georgia passed a measure that gives adoption agencies the right NOT to work with LGBTQ couples. The bill sponsored by Republicans passed the Georgia State House in a vote of 35-19.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States...

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VIDEO - Julie Atwood was standing at her son's casket when the phone rang. The church where her son's funeral was scheduled to be held the next day decided to abruptly cancel the service, after the pastor learned the deceased was gay and his obituary listed a surviving "husband."...

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OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo was delighted to learn that the majority of Maryland voters shared his opinion on same sex marriage...

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Alabama, Antoine Dodson, Business, Chick-Fil-A, Chick-fil-A appreciation, Chick-fil-A appreciation day, Chick-fil-A controversy, Dan Cathy, Huntsville, Same Sex Marriage -

After making headlines with his YouTube video in support of Chick-Fil-A, viral video 'star' Antoine Dodson decided to attend the food chain's Appreciation Day...

The post Antoine Dodson 'supports employees' during Chick-fil-A 'Appreciation Day' appeared first on theGrio.

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Barack Obama, Democratic Convention, Democrats, DNC, Gay Marriage, Pew Research Center, Platform, Politics, Poll, Same Sex Marriage -

NEW YORK (AP) - A new poll shows that the partisan gap over same-sex marriage in the U.S. continues to widen, with 65 percent of Democrats now supporting it compared to 24 percent of Republicans...

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Barack Obama, Election 2012, Gay Marriage, Politics, Same Sex Marriage -

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's endorsement of gay marriage did little to shift the nation's views on the subject, with a new poll finding that the public remains evenly split on the issue...

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Barack Obama, Jim Crow, Living, Loving Day, Loving v. Virginia, Miscegenation, Opinion, Same Sex Marriage -

OPINION - While interracial marriage pushed the marital envelope half a century ago, same sex marriage is doing the same thing today.

The post 'Loving v. Virginia' 45 years later: gay marriage is the new 'miscegenation' appeared first on theGrio.

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