The Advocate has named Pope Francis their “Person of the Year” for 2013 noting the pontiff’s push for the Catholic Church to be more accepting of the LGBT community.
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In the midst of all of the elections taking place on Tuesday, lawmakers in Illinois passed legislation to legalize gay marriage. The governor plans to sign the bill which will allow same sex couples to win mid-next year.
On Sunday, October 27th Oprah’s Next Chapter is diving into gay Hollywood featuring discussions with openly gay celebrities comedian Wanda Sykes, Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Scandal star Dan Bucatinsky.
Here’s a video preview:
The group believes their study will help influence a judge to strike down the bans in these two states by proving that research shows having same-sex parents is just as good for children as having opposite sex parents. The organization says that anti-gay groups told voters that having gay parents could have a negative impact on children when they were initially trying to get the bans passed. ASA research shows that isn’t the case.