Just days before the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, the Catholic Church is once again the focal point of several swirling gay scandals.
An anti-gay attorney this week penned a letter to LGBT teenagers telling them, among other things, that they are not “gay” — just “flawed.” And his argument fails on every level.
Last year, Pflugerville school district in Texas became the first in the state to offer benefits to domestic partners of employees, whether gay or straight. But some legislators say that move goes against the values Texans apparently hold dear.
Rep. Drew Springer, a Republican state representative from the state’s Cooke County, proposed a bill this week that would slash healthcare funding by 7.5 percent for school districts that offer benefits to employees’ domestic partners — a major blow to those districts and their staffs:
Pat Steadman, a gay Colorado state senator, invoked Shakespeare’s Hamlet when debating a civil unions bill on the Senate floor recently. Watch the video below: