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Mormon Church Comes Out Against LGBT Conversion Therapy in New Website

This post originally published by the Advocate.com. The Mormon Church is launching a new website intended to soften the religion’s tone toward its LGBT members following a recent policy that branded married same-sex couples as “apostates.” Mormon and Gay, an official website sponsored through the Church of Latter-Day Saints, stresses …

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Deray Mckesson Endorses Hillary Clinton

This post originally published by the Advocate.com. Deray Mckesson, the out Black Lives Matter civil rights activist, authored an op-ed for The Washington Post Wednesday that explained why he is endorsing Hillary Clinton for president.  “I’m voting for Hillary Clinton,” wrote Mckesson. “There is much work that lies ahead, and …

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N.C. Hit With $250 Million Job Loss Over Anti-LGBT Law

This post originally published by the Advocate.com. N.C. Hit With $250 Million Job Loss Over Anti-LGBT Law North Carolina is being dealt a quarter-million dollar blow to its local economy after yet another company has opted not to do business with the ailing state over House Bill 2. CoStar Group, …

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Populations Most at Risk of HIV Infection Have Worst Access to PrEP: STUDY

This post originally published by Towleroad. A new study from the University of California has found that those most at risk of contracting HIV have the least access to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Populations that are most vulnerable to seroconversion are Latino and Black men who have sex with men (MSM), transgender women, …

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Scotland Moves to Pardon Gay Men Convicted Under Outdated Indecency Laws

This post originally published by Towleroad. Scotland plans a blanket pardon for gay men convicted under outdated indecency laws, the Guardian reports: Holyrood’s justice secretary, Michael Matheson, told the chamber on Tuesday afternoon that the parliament would bring forward a Scottish “Turing law” to automatically pardon gay and bisexual men …

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