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‘Carol’ Explores Lesbian Love in the 50s Read more at http://www.eurweb.com/2015/11/carol-explores-lesbian-love-in-the-50s/#d7U
eurweb
November 30, 2015

*In a 1950s department store, young clerk Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) spots Carol (Cate Blanchett), an elegant older woman, looking at doll displays.

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Lesbian Harvard Professors: Don’t Erase Anti-Gay Bigot’s Name From Our Home
The Daily Beast
November 30, 2015

Advice to protesters who want to rename buildings on campuses: You don’t need to erase history to deal with it.

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State's big firms land near top in gay-friendly rankings
StarTribune.com
November 30, 2015

Minnesota was called a “bastion of leadership” for its inclusive policies, with companies like 3M, Ameriprise and General Mills getting perfect scores.

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‘I’m Pretty Sure I’m Gay.’ But Please Don’t Ask.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
November 30, 2015

I was 28 years old when I came out as a gay man. People wonder how I managed to stay in the closet so long, but on a practical level, it wasn’t that hard. Rarely was someone rude enough to ask.

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Gay rights activists march in New Delhi parade
WCBD News 2
November 30, 2015

NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of gay rights activists danced to drum beats and held colorful balloons as they marched in a parade in New Delhi on Sunday, celebrating what they call the diversity of gender and sexuality.

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Sex education lessons ignore gay and lesbian relationships, research says
The Independent
November 24, 2015

Sex education lessons in schools are ignoring gay and lesbian relationships, according to new research.

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Jessica Jones lesbian divorce plot: Frustrating, Netflix!
Slate
November 24, 2015

Netflix’s new series Jessica Jones has many things going for it: Krysten Ritter is electrifying as a cynical, booze-soaked sexual-assault survivor with superstrength and a devastating sense of humor.

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Marriage venue owners fight $13,000 fine for refusing lesbian wedding | US news
The Guardian
November 24, 2015

Robert and Cynthia Gifford from Liberty Ridge Farm in New York state argue they have religious right to reject Melisa and Jennie McCarthy’s nuptials

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Civilities: Gay couple wonders whether ‘husbands’ is right label for them
The Washington Post
November 24, 2015

Dear Civilities: My longtime partner and I are getting married soon, and a straight friend asked if we’d start calling one another “husbands.” We are of the generation that is comfortable with “partner” but finds “husband” a bit

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Uganda's Gay Community Has High Hopes For Pope Francis's Visit
Huffington Post
November 24, 2015

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Gay activists are hoping Pope Francis will preach tolerance toward homosexuals, and even go so far as to condemn violent attacks against gays during his upcoming visit to Uganda. Church leaders, however, are praying he'll avoid the issue altogether.

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