LGBT news roundup Thursday Feb 2


Editor’s Pick: The Story of a Suicide 

The New Yorker

Washington State Senate Passes Gay Marriage Bill 

The New York Times

Quinn’s Friendship With Lobbyist May Pose Test in Mayor Bid 

The New York Times

Anthony J. Bevilacqua, Retired Cardinal of Philadelphia, Dies at 88 

The New York Times


For Gay Americans, Lower Wages And Less Job Security, Studies Find 

Huffington Post


Washington state Senate passes gay marriage bill 



Alarm after arrests in north Cyprus under gay sex law 

BBC News


‘Knock Off’ the Hate Speech, Says LGBT Super Bowl Ads 

ABC News

‘It Gets Better’ Special To Premiere On MTV, Logo 

MTV News


Mitt Romney is glitter bombed by gay rights activist, sings verse of ‘America the Beautiful’ 

The Washington Post


Maine Gay Marriage: Court Decision Could Reveal Anti-Gay Marriage Donors 

Huffington Post

Tracey Cooper-Harris, Gay Army Veteran, Sues Over Denial Of Military Benefits 

Huffington Post

Ruling due on release of gay marriage trial videos 

Boston Globe

Christie Says New Jersey Voters Would Pass a Gay Marriage Ballot Question 


Gay marriage ban supporters raise over $1.2M 

Crookston Times

1st openly gay NC senator wages new custody fight for 2nd child by 2nd same-sex partner 

The Republic

Priests rebel over gay marriage 

The Telegraph Australia

NJ gov touts gay marriage referendum

Don’t Ask Don’t Tell: War over gays in military in new phase 


New Hampshire Republicans Fight Over How To Take Marriage Away From Gays 


One-fifth of gay Auckland men with HIV unaware they are infected 

New Zealand Herald

No more stalling – both gay and straight couples deserve equality now 

The Guardian

Violence persists against South Africa gays despite laws 

Los Angeles Times

Catholic Diocese Establishes ‘Support Group’ for Gay People 

The Maine Public Broadcasting Network

Openly gay Salt Lake City lawmaker begins first session 

The Salt Lake Tribune

Scott Lively Says Gay Rainbow Flag a Sign of the End Times: VIDEO 


US police ‘told gay couple faggots don’t deserve to wear pants in jail’ 

Pink News

MGM Resorts International Expands Supplier Diversity Program to Veteran, Disabled and LGBT-Owned Businesses 

The Wall Street Journal


The income inequality faced by LGBT families 

The Washington Post

Anti-Abortion Site Credits Anti-LGBT Official With Komen’s Defunding of Planned Parenthood 

Metro Weekly

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