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California AG Brown files brief: Prop 8 is invalid
by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

In a stunning legal move, California Attorney General Jerry Brown formally urged the California Supreme Court to invalidate Proposition 8 on December 19 because, in re-banning same-sex couples from marrying, the voter-approved constitutional amendment deprived people of an aspect of liberty that the Supreme Court previously ha
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Pope: Humanity must be "saved" from Gays
Courtesy of 365Gay.com

Pope Benedict said on Monday, December 22, that saving humanity from homosexual or Transsexual behavior was just as important as saving the rainforest from destruction.

"[The Church] should also protect man from the destruction of himself. A sort of ecology of man is needed," the ponti
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Melissa: The choice is ours
by Melissa Etheridge -
Courtesy of The Huffington Post

This is a message for my brothers and sisters who have fought so long and so hard for Gay rights and liberty. We have spent a long time climbing up this mountain, looking at the impossible, changing a thousand-year-old paradigm. We have asked for the right to love the hu
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Rick Warren scrubs anti-Gay language from website
by John Aravosis - Courtesy of Americablog

So Rick Warren pulled the anti-Gay language from his church website. The site used to explicitly ban Gays from membership in the church.

Now the offending language is gone, but you can still find the anti-Gay language via Google's cache.

So does Ric
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King County Labor Council opposes Obama's choice of Rick Warren
On Friday, December 19, Executive Secretary Dave Freiboth of the Martin Luther King County Labor Council sent the following note to President-Elect Obama's transition team:

Dear President-Elect Obama,

On behalf of the 75,000 working men and women of the Martin Luther King, Jr. County Labor Council, AFL-CIO
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Reconsider, Obama
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Next month, not only will it be my 53rd birthday - yay me - but we'll also have in the White House our first black president, and with that penultimate achievement, a chance to right a lot of wrongs. Or, at least I, as one of the people who helped Mr. Barack Obama become President Ba
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Help local organizations in 2009
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

As we move into a year we all hope will be better than 2008, there are still some economic issues looming for local arts and GLBT organizations around the Sound. So, if you haven't already given to a few good causes, here are a few that really need your help. Think of it as karma i
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A Dyke About Town: Holiday shows
by Mercy Moosemuzzle - SGN Contributing Writer

Mercy and Cuteness enjoyed the Venus Envy reunion at the Triple Door very much. It was satisfying to revisit songs such as Lisa Koch's "I'll Be a Homo for Christmas." Laura Love updated their "Chain of Fools" to incorporate the president elect with a new refrain "Change is
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The OutField: In Michigan City, language matters
by Dan Woog - SGN Contributing Writer

A couple of years ago, a Michigan City, Ind., teacher paired two 10-year-old boys together on a science project. One was an excellent athlete; the other was a bit effeminate. The athlete's friends teased him about the partner, but his parents encouraged him to become friends with the less
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International News
International News
INTERNATIONAL NEWS by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

Hungarian domestic-partnership law struck down
Hungary's domestic-partnership law, which was to take effect January 1, was struck down by the Constitutional Court December 15.

The court said the law is unconstitutional because it would have given the rights of marriage
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Northwest News
Northwest News
"PINK AND BENT: ART OF QUEER WOMEN"
During the month of December, glbtq.com, the world's largest encyclopedia of GLBTQ culture, is celebrating contemporary art by Queer women with an online exhibition entitled "Pink and Bent: Art of Queer Women."

glbtq.com's online presentation features the work of 24 artists, each of whom is profiled on the site. The
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National News
National News
by Rex Wockner - SGN Contributing Writer

Brooklyn man dies after probable hate attack
A Brooklyn man who was attacked with a baseball bat December 7 as he walked arm in arm with his brother died on December 12.

José Sucuzhañay, a 31-year-old Ecuadorean immigrant, and his brother were walking together in Brooklyn's Bushwick neighb
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What if?
by Jim Toevs - Special to the SGN

WHAT IF, as a result of his contact with Melissa Etheridge and others, Rick Warren begins a journey towards more openness and understanding of us and our lives?

WHAT IF, Rick Warren, LIKE SO MANY OF US AND OUR PARENTS, comes to see the error of his ways, and ends up publicly ac
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The Rick Warren whirlwind
by Wayne Besen - SGN Contributing Writer

It could be that Barack Obama is simply smarter than the rest of us. The first black president of the Harvard Law Review has made a career of turning conventional wisdom on its head.

When people said that America was not ready for an African American president,
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The flipside of Warrengate
by Chris Crain - SGN Contributing Writer

What if John McCain had been elected president? I know the idea is a bit of a throwback, considering the shellacking the Arizona septuagenarian got from the Illinois senator with the funny name. But just imagine for a minute.

Conservatives would be gleeful, Sarah Pa
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