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Little Resolved at Emergency Meeting to Address Fire Island Pines Boycott

By EDGE | May 6
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, a black cloud remains hovered over Fire Island Pines, which has been in an increasing state of social disarray in the wake of an event held for anti-gay Sen. Ted Cruz at the Manhattan home of Ian Reisner.

Gay Leaders Happy Even With SC Anti-Discrimination Bill Failing

May 6
Even after an anti-discrimination bill was pulled off the floor of the South Carolina House, supporters of gay rights are pleased that this has been a surprisingly quiet Legislative session for them.

Hot Springs, Ark., Approves LGBT Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

May 6
The Hot Springs Board of Directors has passed an ordinance that would prohibit the city and its vendors from discriminating against people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Scientific Study: Beatles, Stones Eclipsed by Hip-Hop Impact

By Gregory Katz | May 6
The impact of hip-hop's arrival on the pop music scene eclipsed that of the Beatles-led British invasion of 1964, a computer analysis of 17,000 songs has found.

Woman Seeks Rescue From Boyfriend in Online Pizza Order

May 6
A central Florida woman helped save herself and her children by sending a message in an online pizza order that asked employees to call 911 because she was being held hostage.

College President Upsets Faculty By Opposing Gay Marriage

May 5
Some professors say they are upset to learn that Utah Valley University President Matthew Holland signed his name to an amicus brief before the U.S. Supreme Court opposing gay marriage.

Equality NC Opposed to Magistrate, Religious Freedom Bills

May 5
Representatives of Equality North Carolina are preparing to return to Raleigh for this year's Day of Action event at the Legislative Building and to talk with legislators.

Calif. Seeks Court Stay of Inmate's Sex Reassignment Surgery

May 5
California officials asked an appellate court on Monday to intervene to stay a lower court's order that the state immediately provide a transgender prison inmate with sex reassignment surgery.

Echoing Anita Bryant's Crusade, Hate Group Leader Calls for Ban on Transgender Teachers

By EDGE | May 5
Meet the new Anita Bryant.

Ind. City to Look at Adding LGBT Protections

May 5
A proposed ordinance change in Elkhart would add protections against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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