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Anticipation for Pope Francis Trip Grows in Brazil

RELIGION | By Bradley Brooks and Nicole Winfield | Jul 22
Pope Francis flew toward the warm embrace of his home continent on Monday while expressing concern for a generation of youth growing up jobless as the world economy sputters.

The Mautner Project: Executive Director Leslie Calman

LOCAL | By Will O’Brian | Mar 15
While sequestration and the Violence Against Women Act orbit the conversation, neither having an immediate or direct impact on the organization, Calman focuses on the personal.

Wyoming Lawmakers See Movement on Gay Issues

NATIONAL | By Ben Neary | Feb 5
In the ultra conservative state of Wyoming, Republican lawmakers are beginning to show support on LGBT issues.

John O’Connor settles in at Equality California

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jan 30
The new executive director of Equality California has indicated health care reform would be a main focus of the statewide LGBT lobbying group’s efforts this year.

Indie Lebanese Band Voices Hopes of Arab Youth

MUSIC | By Diaa Hadid | Sep 24
A Lebanese indie band, headed by an openly gay singer, is trying to address the difficult and sometimes taboo issues of Middle Eastern societies through their music.

Miami LGBT Inclusion Forum Not Very Inclusive

LOCAL | By Gideon Grudo | Aug 17
A rabbi, an anti-gay pastor, a gay pastor, a transgender activist, an openly gay politician, and a reverend all walk into a synagogue. It starts off like a joke, but it doesn’t proceed like one.

HRC Gives Paul Ryan a Zero on LGBT Issues

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 15
The Human Rights Campaign recently slammed Mitt Romney’s running mate, Paul Ryan, and gave him a score of zero when it comes to LGBT issues.

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