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Liza Minnelli doesn’t doesn’t like Renee Zellweger

Doesn't like her playing Judy

Let it be known that Liza Minnelli is not happy about Renee Zellweger playing her mom, Judy Garland, in the upcoming biopic Judy, reported Graham Greene for QUEERTY. It all started …

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Pride season – joy, hope, remembering

“We must also pause to remember the Pulse massacre that violently took 49 lives two years ago on June 12," said Amanda Arbor, executive director, LGBT Center of Central PA, as part of an honor …

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Rubio’s ‘personal view’ defense of Chick-fil-A is bogus.

Earlier this month, Twitter’s CEO came under fire for giving free advertising on his feed to Chick-fil-A — apologizing a day later for talking up one of …

Life with HIV in Maryland Campaign

HIV positive candidate doesn't shy away

Editor's Note: The following is reupublished with permission from MyFabulousDisease.com The garden party fundraising event last month in Montgomery County, Maryland, had all the usual markers …

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LGBT & Abortion Rights Campaigners

“I think there’s a huge amount of solidarity between grassroots feminist campaigns and grassroots LGBT campaigns,” one activist told Laura Silvers, BuzzFeed News.The LGBT and …

I'm a real charmer

Give Ronald a chance at life

Remember the characters in those magical books by "J.K. Growling?" Hairy Pawter? Hermione Ginger? Ron Fleasly? He's my favorite character because he has "ginger" hair too! I think I was named …

Poland's Supreme Court

Businessman can't refuse service

The Supreme Court in Poland has ruled against a businessman who refused to print posters for an LGBT business group, saying he did not want to “promote” gay rights. The top court in …

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Gov. Wolf proclaims June Pride month in PA

Governor Tom Wolf has signed a proclamation declaring June as Pride Month in Pennsylvania. Since taking office Wolf accomplished the following relative to the LGBTQ+ community:

Supreme Court's ruling - a balancing act ...

Free to express one's religion or to be free from discrimination?

On June 4, 2018, the United States Supreme Court upheld the right of a self-described cake artist in Colorado to refuse to sell a wedding cake to a same-sex couple. As framed by the Supreme Court, …

STRAIGHT-WASHING MUSICAL HISTORY

Tchaikovsky and the secret gay loves

The words are tender and passionate, describing in raw detail the powerful emotions felt by one of the world’s best-loved composers writes Dayla Alberge for The Guardian. But until now some of …

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Explanation of 'queering racial justice'

Everyone’s lived experience is different,” says Keisha McToy, Manager of Operations, Alder Health Services.Keisha McToy is a Harrisburg native. She is Manager of Operations for Alder …

Suspended Your Belief in Success?

Making Sense of Life 5/24/2018

Do you get criticized by others for thinking and acting “outside the box?” I wouldn’t be surprised. I certainly do. And, like attracts like!

TRUMP CARD?

Gov candidate's ad features same-sex kiss

Maryland state Sen. Rich Madaleno (D) wants two things: to be elected governor of his state and to irritate President Donald Trump, reports Sara Boboltz for The Huffington Post.The gubernatorial …

World Health Organization:

Being transgender not a mental illness

Kashmira Ganderreports on Newsweek.com that the World Health Organization no longer considers gender incongruence—a condition experienced by some transgender people—as a mental …