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South African Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is a champion of gay rights, including same sex marriage. In this 2008 photo, he is speaking at the Minneapolis Convention Center about befriending one's enemies. Photo courtesy of Flickr/Wa-J.
Gay Rights

U.S. Episcopal Church To Bless Gay Marriage

Posted July 10, 2012 by Linda Thrasybule

Yesterday’s vote was 111 in favor, 41 opposed with three abstentions. Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is already a supporter.

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Gay pride flag in the Castro, San Francisco's gay enclave. Photo courtesy of Flickr/sigmaration
Gay Rights

Poll: In a Referendum, Maryland Blacks Would Support Gay Marriage

Posted May 25, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Maryland’s support for gay marriage has increased 12 percent since Obama’s endorsement, with most of the shift coming from African-American voters who have flipped their stance on the issue.

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Gay Rights

What is The Tipping Point for Black Support of Marriage Equality?

Posted May 21, 2012 by Kelly Virella

The NAACP added itself to the growing list of black groups or organizations endorsing marriage equality. Is there a tipping point?

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Manny Pacquiao. Photo Courtesy of Flickr/aSIMULATOR
Gay Rights

UPDATED: Pacquiao Swings Hard on Obama, Sings Softly

Posted May 17, 2012 by Sean Yoes

Pacquiao’s hard line against gay marriage seems paradoxical to the pugilist’s much softer side expressed in song.

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Reverend William Barber was one of the minister's leading the opposition to Amendment One.
Gay Rights

Urban Blacks Largely Rejected Anti-Gay Amendment One

Posted May 16, 2012 by Kelly Virella

So much for the narrative that black voters are to blame for what happened in North Carolina.

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