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Gay marriage dividing Republicans

Marriage equality promises to be a forefront watershed issue for the Republican Party in the lead up to the 2016 Presidential Election.

Editor's Notebook: Memo to NOM, you've lost the culture wars

Earlier today, the U.S. Supreme Court made it really clear -- without actually saying anything of substance -- that third-party groups have no legal standing in federal cases involving state issues.

GOProud reacts to claims it is "shutting down for good"

Today GOProud – a national organization of gay and straight Americans seeking to promote freedom by supporting free markets, limited government and respect for individual rights – made the following statement in response to a recent article that was published about GOProud “shutting down for good.”

Brunei's Sharia law will be rewarded by Obama's fast-track trade deal

Boycotts and protests of the famed Beverly Hills Hotel have shined a bright light on the oil-rich nation of Brunei's recent imposition of Sharia law, a brutal criminal code that now includes amputations and floggings for some offenses and the stoning to death of known LGBT people and others, as homosexuality and adultery are now considered crimes that should be punished by a torturous execution.

Letter to the community: Local official comes forward to repudiate lie by HRC's Fred Sainz

There are many within the Republican Party who supported Prop 8, and there are others like Carl DeMaio who are willing to take on their own Party on this issue. Regardless of the reader’s position on Prop 8, this is about accuracy and telling the truth about what really transpired in 2007.

Rep. Scott Peters scrubs website, removes blog with gay slur

"Make no mistake, were it not for Log Cabin Republicans holding Congressman Peters' feet to the fire today, the offensive story that was allowed to linger on his website's front page for days would still be there, and this apology would not have been forthcoming," Log Cabin Republicans Executive Director Gregory T. Angelo stated.

LGBT blogger condemns NOM attack on Carl DeMaio

LGBT blogger David Cary Hart reacts to this week’s anti-gay attack on congressional candidate Carl DeMaio of San Diego by the anti-gay hate group the National Organization for Marriage with this piece titled “Carl DeMaio scares the crap out of NOM – and for good cause.” Here is his blog.