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Former Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich (Mozilla Foundation)

Mozilla CEO Resignation Over Gay Marriage Stance Raises Free-Speech Issues

The resignation of Mozilla’s CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompting concerns about how Silicon Valley’s strongly liberal culture might quash the very openness that is at the region’s foundation.

04/04/2014

Gay Couples Wed As California Lifts Stay on Same-Sex Marriages After Supreme Court Ruling

Florida Gays Sue To Force Recognition Of Marriages From California, Other States

Eight gay couples and the American Civil Liberties Union have sued the state of Florida, arguing it is discriminating against the couples by not recognizing same-sex marriages performed in California and other states where the unions are legal.

03/13/2014

Jason Collins

KCBS Sports Fans: Jason Collins, Michael Sam Sagas May Herald The New Ordinary

Both Jason Collins and Michael Sam made history over the weekend. Now, let’s hope what they represent becomes ordinary enough that it’s unremarkable. Let’s hope the phrase “first openly-gay” is only attached to their names in history books.

02/24/2014

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver is surrounded by reporters during Super Bowl XLVII Media Availability at the New Orleans Marriott, January 31, 2012. (CBS)

49ers CB Culliver Offers New Apology For Anti-Gay Comments

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver apologized Thursday for anti-gay comments he made to a comedian during Super Bowl media day, saying “that’s not what I feel in my heart.”

01/31/2013

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver is surrounded by reporters during Super Bowl XLVII Media Availability at the New Orleans Marriott, January 31, 2012. (CBS)

KCBS Sports Fans: Culliver Remarks Not Surprising

Please don’t take this the wrong way, but I’m having a hard time getting all worked up about what Chris Culliver said.

01/31/2013

(Gabriel Bouys/Getty Images)

Christian Man Pretends To Be Gay For A Year, Writes A Book About Experience

An evangelical Christian from Tennessee has sparked controversy with a new book about his experience pretending to be a gay man for a year.

12/04/2012

(Boy Scouts of America)

NorCal Boy Scout Camp Staffers Resign Over Firing Of Gay Scout

Ten staff members at a Boy Scouts camp in Northern California have resigned to protest the firing of a 22-year-old Eagle Scout who says he was let go because he is gay.

07/25/2012

Military's Conscientious Objectors

UC Hastings Prof. of Law Elizabeth Hillman on the controversial “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” policy and reports of some service members refusing to serve alongside their homosexual peers. Click to Listen

07/21/2010