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One Million Moms targets Urban Outfitters over catalog photo of two women kissing

After failing to force JC Penney to fire Ellen DeGeneres as its spokesperson, and Toys R Us to pull a gay Archie comic from its shelves, the anti-gay “One Million Moms” group has now targeted apparel retailer Urban Outfitters over a photo in its April catalog of two women kissing.

Miss Universe to allow transgender women in pageants

"The Miss Universe Organization today follows institutions that have taken a stand against discrimination of transgender women including the Olympics, NCAA, the Girl Scouts of America and The CW's 'America's Next Top Model.'"

SPLC condemns House Republicans’ intervention in disabled veteran’s case

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) on Monday condemned efforts by House Republicans to prevent a decorated 12-year U.S. Army veteran and other married gay and lesbian veterans from receiving the same disability benefits provided to their married heterosexual counterparts.