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South Carolina Lawmakers Begin Debate Over Confederate Flag

By Jeffrey Collins | Jul 6
South Carolina lawmakers on Monday began debating whether to bring the Confederate flag down outside the Capitol, starting with a pair of senators whose families arrived in the state before the Civil War.

Gay Couple Quickly Granted Marriage License After Lawsuit

Jul 6
A gay couple has received a marriage license after filing a federal lawsuit against a North Texas county clerk who previously cited her religious opposition to gay marriage in denying the license.

Artist Comes Under Fire After Posting Gay Iwo Jima Picture

By EDGE | Jul 6
An artist has come under fire and has received death threats after posting a pro-gay version of the infamous Battle of Iwo Jima photo in the wake of the Supreme Court's landmark ruling, which legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states.

Idaho's Gay Marriage Ban Remains in State Constitution

By Kimberlee Kruesi | Jul 6
Same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states, but nestled in the Idaho Constitution remains the provision that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman.

Wins, Setbacks Mark the Path to Nationwide Same-Sex Marriage

By Mark Sherman | Jul 6
n 2004, when Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex couples to marry, President George W. Bush declared support for a constitutional amendment "to protect the institution of marriage."

South Carolina Lawmakers Return for Confederate Flag Debate

By Jeffrey Collins | Jul 6
While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.

ManCrunch Raises The Stakes In Gay Dating Apps

By John McDonald | Jul 6
ManCrunch claims phishing will not happen on its new platform, touting the app's ability to curb profile "surprises" while connecting users to the global market.

Same-Sex Marriage Could Provide Business Boost in Nebraska

By Grant Schulte | Jul 5
The U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow same-sex marriage could be good news for businesses that serve couples, from wedding planners to divorce attorneys.

Gay Marriage Opponents Propose 2 Colorado Ballot Measures

Jul 5
Opponents of gay marriage have proposed two Colorado ballot measures in response to the Supreme Court ruling that same-sex couples have a right to marry nationwide.

Gay Rights Activists Mark Landmark 1965 Demonstration

By Natalie Pompilio | Jul 5
Gay rights activists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement and pay tribute to those who launched it a half-century ago

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