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In Italy, gay Catholics feel the ‘Francis Effect’
The Washington Post
March 28, 2014

FLORENCE, Italy — The power of the Catholic Church in Italy has compelled thousands of gay men and lesbians to live in the shadows, and the opposition of bishops helped make this the only major nation in Western Europe without broad legal rights for same-sex couples. But gay Catholics

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Pat Steir and the Properties of Paint
hyperallergic.com
March 26, 2014

Pat Steir cut her teeth in the 1970s and went on to become part of the fabric of the New York art world. From her quasi-conceptual paintings of that decade to the Waterfall paintings of the late 80s, Steir has long been something of a ubiquitous presence...

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Drag Culture Is A Major Reason We Even HAVE A Trans Community
TransGriot
March 26, 2014

As I awakened from my slumber this morning I checked my Facebook page to see that I'd been tagged with a Bilerico Project article penned by Brynn Tannehill (who I have mad love and respect for) asserting that drag culture hurts the trans community.

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"What's Between Your Legs?" Is the New "So What Do You Do in Bed?"
huffington post
March 26, 2014

Transgender characters in entertainment were always around, but as the punch line. When it came to news, it was usually about a hate crime. And I can tell you from personal experience even that coverage had to be fought for, from Brandon Teena to Fre...

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Grad School Is a Debt Machine
gawker.com
March 25, 2014

America's student debt burden has been on the rise for years, along with America's class of incredibly well-educated retail workers. A new report reveals who's driving the train to debt hell: grad students. Don't do it!

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How to Talk About Oscar Murillo
hyperallergic.com
March 25, 2014

if you’ve seen his name in print, it’s likely you already know how to talk about Murillo, because the chatter is coming down from high places. So let’s go!

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For gay competitors, a rodeo to call their own
sfgate.com
March 25, 2014

Over the course of eight months, competitors work to collect enough points to get the coveted letter in the mail, inviting them to October’s World Gay Rodeo Finals in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Neon Trees singer Tyler Glenn comes out as gay
CNN.com
March 25, 2014

Tyler Glenn lead singer for Provo, Utah New Wave-pop quartet Neon Trees and a Mormon his entire life — reveals he is gay in the new issue of Rolling Stone (on stands Friday, March 28).

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Girls Showrunner Jenni Konner Talks Season 3
Vulture
March 25, 2014

Why did Hannah burst in on Ray and Marnie?

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Woman Dares Stone-The-Gays Church To Actually Stone Her
queerty
March 24, 2014

ATLAH World Missionary Church in Brooklyn, New York, has been making headlines lately for a controversial sign out front: “Jesus would stone homos,” it says, “stoning is still the law.”

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