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Collins Enters Game, NBA’s 1st Openly Gay Player

Jason Collins has become the first openly gay player to see action in an NBA game.

02/23/2014

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California Methodists Move To Allow Gay Weddings In Opposition To Church Doctrine

A document being called the “Declaration of Inclusion” has begun circulating among the governing bodies of several Bay Area churches, and as of February 18th, 30 churches had declared their intent to allow the unions; about half of those in the Bay Area.

02/20/2014

Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates with Quinton Patton #11 after a touchdown in the third quarter against the Carolina Panthers during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 12, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Kaepernick Says Teammates Won’t Care If Player Is Gay

If the 49ers end up drafting openly gay NFL prospect Michael Sam, the team will look past his sexuality in hopes that he can help the red and gold return to the Super Bowl, according to comments from quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

02/18/2014

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Clinton Calls Lesbian, Gay, Transgender Issues ‘The Last Unfinished Business’

Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton said Sunday that the gay-rights cause made “incredible progress” on political and legal fronts in 2013, but progress should not be mistaken for success.

02/17/2014

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Intersex, Gender Fluid, Transsexual All Facebook Profile Alternatives To Male, Female

You don’t have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.

02/13/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Two Different Paths For Two Bay Area Same-Sex Couples

Some couples have been in the spotlight, fighting for the legalization of same-sex marriage, while others have laid back, living a fairly normal life in the Bay Area.

02/12/2014

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Push To Reconsider Sexual ‘Conversion Therapy’ Rejected By Federal Judges

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider its ruling upholding a California law that barred mental counseling aimed at changing a minor’s sexual orientation.

01/29/2014

The Olympic Cauldron is tested by fire crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park in the Costal Cluster on January 27, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Sochi Mayor Proclaims ‘No Gays’ In City On Eve Of Winter Olympics

There are no gay people in the host city for the 2014 Winter Olympics, according to mayor Anatoly Pakhomov, despite 400,000 residents, and a normal allotment of gay bars.

01/27/2014

SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 29: Punter Chris Kluwe #5 of the Oakland Raiders punts against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on August 29, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Ex-Vikings Punter Calls Coach ‘Bigot,’ Claims Anti-Gay Comments

Former Minnesota punter Chris Kluwe says his special teams coordinator made anti-gay comments while Kluwe was with the Vikings, an allegation the coach “vehemently denies.”

01/03/2014

Rainbow flags line the courtyard at San Francisco's City Hall (credit: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Prop. 8 Proponents In Bid To Repeal California Transgender Law

Two of the major players in the passage of California’s now-defunct same-sex marriage ban are backing a campaign to overturn a new law allowing transgender students to choose which school restrooms they use and whether to play boys’ or girls’ sports.

09/20/2013

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