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‘Death Penalty For Gays’ Initiative Countered With California ‘Shellfish Suppression Act’

A proposed California ballot initiative that calls for the execution of gay Californians is being met with outrage, disgust and a healthy sense of humor.

04/09/2015

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Obama Calls For End To Gay ‘Conversion’ Therapy For Kids

President Barack Obama is calling for an end to psychiatric therapy treatments aimed at changing the sexual orientation or gender identity of gay, lesbian and transgender youth.

04/09/2015

Gay couple getting married at the beach in Massachusetts, the first state in the US to  legalize same-sex marriages.  (Photo by William B. Plowman/Getty Images)

Alaska Airlines’ Gay Travel Webpage Offers Discounts To Pride Events, Wedding Destinations

Alaska Airlines has added an LGBT Travel section to its website, offering discounts to pride celebrations, gay wine tastings, and LGBT events across the country. The airline they are “longtime supporters of the LGBT community” and same-sex marriage.

04/08/2015

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Paper Company Uses Anti-Gay Leaflets For Wedding Confetti To Support Same-Sex Marriage In Ireland

A paper company is using a new product on its shelves as a creative comeback to opponents of same-sex marriage in Ireland.

04/07/2015

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CA Gay Woman Who Donated $20 To Fundraiser For Indiana Pizzeria That Won’t Cater Same-Sex Marriages Urges ‘Tolerance’

A Southern California gay woman taught a lesson in tolerance to progressives and conservatives alike when she donated $20 to the GoFundMe page for the Indiana Pizzeria that won’t cater same-sex marriages.

04/07/2015

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Salesforce Posts ‘Thank You Indiana’ Video Following Change To Religious Freedom Law

Less than two weeks after the CEO of Salesforce implored business leaders to pull out of Indiana in protest of a new religious freedom law, the company is thanking state lawmakers for changing the legislation.

04/07/2015

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San Francisco, Oakland Lift Travel Bans To Indiana Over Religious Freedom Bill

The mayors of San Francisco and Oakland ended restrictions on city-funded travel to Indiana Tuesday in response to an amendment passed last week to the state’s controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

04/07/2015

Richmond Police Chief Chris Magnus. (CBS)

Fired Officer’s Lawsuit Accuses Richmond Police Chief Of Sexual Harassment

Thomas Hauschild claims he was wrongfully fired after he complained that Richmond Police Chief Magnus touched him inappropriately “in an obvious sexual manner.”

04/06/2015

Gay rights protesters gather at the Lucas Oil Stadium, home of this year's men's Final Four. (CBS)

Gay Rights Activists Protest Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law At NCAA Final Four Tournament

Dozens of the marchers carried rainbow flags, American flags and Indiana state flags as well as signs reading “No hate in our state,” “Equal rights for all” and other messages.

04/04/2015

Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates. (CBS)

Berkeley Mayor Joins Oakland, SF In Push To Boycott Indiana Over Religious Freedom Act

Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates joined the mayors of Oakland and San Francisco in asking city officials and Bay Area residents to join the boycott against the state of Indiana in response to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

04/03/2015

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San Francisco Pride Parade 2014

Scenes we saw along Market Street at the 44th Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco

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In To Be Out: Gay Celebrities

Here’s a look at some stars who are living openly gay lives, and realizing that it is “in to be out.”

A dancer performs for the crowds along Market Street during the annual San Francisco Pride parade on Sunday, June 27, 2010 in San Francisco. (AP)

San Francisco Pride Through The Years

Each year, San Francisco Pride draws hundreds of thousands of people to Downtown San Francisco to celebrate gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender pride. Here are a few pictures from the festivities over the years.

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