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Eddie Long tries, fails to put gay sex scandal behind him

Megadaddy manwhore Bishop Eddie Long played victim and blamed everyone but himself for a scandal in which the anti-gay pastor was sued by men who alleged that Long coerced them into sex.    READ MORE »


Georgia sues to block trans student bathrooms

Georgia has joined 10 other states in suing the federal government over new guidelines concerning transgender students, less than two weeks after Gov. Nathan Deal topped short of endorsing such a suit.    READ MORE »


Wedding photographer compares gay couple to murderers

A photographer compared a lesbian couple in Gwinnett to murderers and thieves, and called them sinners before refusing to shoot their wedding – a job he was already paid to do.    READ MORE »


Georgia school chief: Ignore new trans guidelines

Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods told school chiefs to ignore new federal guidelines about protecting transgender students and offered to help any school district that wants to fight them.    READ MORE »


Gay Atlanta won’t get new rainbow crosswalks

Gay Atlanta pushed City Hall and raised thousands to paint rainbow crosswalks in Midtown during Pride. But the high cost to install the project each October prompted organizers to shelve their idea.    READ MORE »


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Pensacola tweaks beach ban ahead of Memorial Day gays

Gay beach-goers about to flood Pensacola for Memorial Day faced a first-ever crackdown on their trashy mess. But now, officials are loosening a ban on overnight party supplies.    READ MORE »


Protest of trans restrooms fizzles in Gwinnett

A Tea Party protest of providing gender-neutral restrooms for trans students in Gwinnett fizzled on Thursday, despite the conservative group's effort to flood a school board meeting with their complaints.    READ MORE »


Lateasha Shuntel’s alleged killer had other Atlanta victims

The Florida woman accused of killing popular Atlanta transgender performer Lateasha Shuntel with a botched injection of industrial grade liquid silicone is also charged with injecting silicone into three other victims in Atlanta.    READ MORE »


Woman charged with killing performer Lateasha Shuntel

The woman who allegedly administered a silicone injection to popular Atlanta transgender performer Lateasha Shuntel two days before she died has been charged by federal authorities with killing her.    READ MORE »


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Georgia GOP demands lawsuit to block trans restroom rules

Republicans in the Georgia Senate, still smarting over a veto of an anti-gay 'religious freedom' bill, found a new cause to vent their anti-LGBT anger: filing a lawsuit to block new federal guidelines on transgender students.    READ MORE »


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Transgender bathroom backlash grows in Georgia

Conservative lawmakers in Georgia exploded in rage over new federal guidelines about transgender access to restrooms and the state's top educator said the guidance creates 'safety concerns.'    READ MORE »


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Pensacola gets tired of trashy Memorial Day gays

It's a gay Atlanta tradition. Muscled guys in tiny swimsuits and lesbians in skimpy two-pieces invade Pensacola for Memorial Day. Some of them leave the beach a trashy mess. Now the county is taking action.    READ MORE »


Trans students attacked as ‘perverts’ in North Georgia

A transgender student described the beatings he faced from classmates at Fannin County High School. But that didn't stop a crowd of hundreds from cheering on other speakers who called LGBT people 'perverts' and 'pedophiles' that threaten the safety of students.    READ MORE »


Meet the new LGBT liaison for Atlanta police

A veteran law enforcement officer who was motivated to become a cop after her father was murdered when she was a child was named the newest LGBT liaison for the Atlanta Police Department.    READ MORE »


Fight over trans restrooms erupts in North Georgia

Some parents in Blue Ridge are angry that transgender students might use restrooms with their children and are protesting to protect 'their Christian values.'    READ MORE »


Nearly 950 LGBT youth are homeless in Atlanta

Nearly 950 LGBT youth in metro Atlanta are homeless, more than a quarter of the region's homeless youth population of 3,374, according to a new study by Georgia State University.    READ MORE »


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Gay Atlanta celebrates with HRC gala dinner

LGBT Atlanta celebrated its successes with friends and allies on Saturday, packing a downtown hotel ballroom for the upscale 29th Annual HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner & Auction.    READ MORE »


Atlanta named best LGBT travel destination

Open up the trophy case, Atlanta. The city that regularly scores top honors in all sorts of Best in Gay listicles has nailed another. A new ranking names Atlanta as the top destination for LGBT travel.    READ MORE »


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Oh how the gays have opinions. And you seldom hold back in sharing them. That's exactly what we want. So please help us by taking a few minutes to click through this survey about all things LGBT.    READ MORE »


Anti-gay pastor sues Ga. agency for religious discrimination

An anti-gay pastor that claimed homosexuality is 'from the pits of hell' and should be considered a mental disorder is suing the Georgia Department of Public Health, which fired him shortly after hiring him when agency officials learned about his incendiary statements.    READ MORE »

 
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