LGBTQ

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
People rallied outside the U.S. Supreme Court while waiting for the decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, June 30, 2014. (Photo: American Life League/ cc/ Flickr)
Human rights groups and the LGBT community are bracing for the precedent set by the U.S. Supreme Court's June 30 Hobby Lobby ruling , which declared that religiously affiliated companies are exempt from laws that run counter to their beliefs. Citing the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby decision, on Tuesday the American Civil Liberties Union and a group of...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn struck down Kentucky's ban on gay marriage...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
In what is being hailed as a major victory for LGBTQ rights, the White House...

Further

The Hobby Lobby monster lives, and grows. Even as a Boston-area Christian college joined in a letter to Obama by religious leaders praising our "blessed nation" where "all persons are created in the divine image of the creator" except can they pretty please discriminate against LGBT people? - the Green family has announced their plan to build an $800 million Bible museum hard by the godless halls of Congress in hopes of telling the story of "a reliable historical document.... like none other."...

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