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From the Deep South, an Overlooked Chapter in Art History
hypperallergic
January 28, 2015

Is Bill Arnett enjoying the last laugh? For five decades, the Atlanta-based writer, curator, and collector has researched and collected a vast array of art forms from around the world...

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A Timeline of Events Since the ‘Serial’ Premiere
Vulture
January 27, 2015

Finally, a Serial timeline that does not include cell-phone records or Leakin Park.

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“Selma” Vs. “Selma”
The New Yorker
January 27, 2015

In her reworking of the original “Selma” script, Ava DuVernay gave L.B.J. the familiar role of the white man in American race movies.

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Ellen DeGeneres says new lesbian TV show will not be another 'lesbian comedy'
independent.co.uk
January 21, 2015

Ellen DeGeneres is to make a new comedy series featuring a lesbian woman and a straight man who decide to have a baby together.

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'Girl On Girl: A Film About Lesbian Visibility' Seeks Funding Through Indiegogo
Huffington Post
January 21, 2015

Do feminine-presenting lesbians experience invisibility within the queer community?

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Last Tango in Halifax: the latest victim of the dead lesbian cliche | Television & radio
The Guardian
January 21, 2015

Kaite Welsh: The decision of Sally Wainwright to bump off half of the programme’s only gay couple is yet more evidence that lesbians in TV exist to be sacrificed for the plot

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2015 SOTU First To Say “Lesbian,” “Bisexual,” “Transgender”
BuzzFeed News
January 21, 2015

In this year’s State of the Union address, Barack Obama used dozens of words that have never been mentioned in any previous SOTU address. Some highlights, from the remarks as prepared for delivery:

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The Supreme Court's New Gay Marriage Case Tests MLK's Dream of True Equality | Lisa Bloom
Huffington Post
January 21, 2015

How fitting that just before Martin Luther King Jr. weekend our Supreme Court justices agreed to decide whether our constitution requires all 50 states to recognize same-sex marriages. As Dr. King said the night before he died, "All we say to Am...

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Debates at Davos Get Around to Gay Rights
The New York Times
January 21, 2015

The World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, which begins this week, has been a top venue for controversial conversations over the years. Israelis and Palestinians have debated,

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Anderson Cooper Delivers Hilarious Response to ‘Gay Agenda’-Obsessed Pastor
Mediaite
January 21, 2015

Last week, Ellen DeGeneres decided to publicly respond to a pastor who had used her as an example of the media's gay agenda in an op-ed for the Christian Post. Another gay entertainer referenced by Larry Tomczak in that piece was CNN's Anderson Cooper.

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