5 Texas-Sized Examples of Anti-Gay Bigotry In 2014

GOP 'reparative therapy' plank, DPS driver's license fiasco top list

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Dallas Police To Install Surveillance Cameras On Cedar Springs Strip




Big Brother may soon be watching the Crossroads.




Fletcher.Michael

Man Says He Was Gay-Bashed At Cedar Springs Bar, But Police Let Suspects Go







A gay man claims Dallas police declined to arrest several women who brutally assaulted him in what he says was a hate crime outside a bar on the Cedar Springs strip last weekend.







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BREAKING: Black Trans Woman Found Dead in Dallas is 13th Trans Person Murdered in 2015







A 22-year-old woman found dead last month in Dallas is the 13th transgender person murdered in the US this year.







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Texas AG Ken Paxton Throws Temper Tantrum Over Demise of Anti-LGBT Legislation







Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton threw a temper tantrum Thursday morning over the demise of anti-LGBT proposals in the 84th Texas Legislature.







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Hypocritical Facebook Status of the Day







Sen. Campbell, of course, is the author of a proposed amendment that would enshrine a “license to discriminate” in the state Constitution.







Rep. Cecil Bell (R-Magnolia)

Texas House Panel to Consider Another Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Wednesday







A Texas House committee will consider another anti-gay marriage bill from Rep. Cecil Bell on Wednesday.







Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Refuses To Say Whether She Supports Same-Sex Marriage







Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price declined to say Thursday whether she supports same-sex marriage, despite being asked repeatedly by the Texas Tribune’s Evan Smith.







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Equality Texas Delivers Gay Pride Flag To Hateful Anti-Muslim Lawmaker’s Office







In case you missed it, state Rep. Molly White (right) posted a hateful, Islamophobic rant on her Facebook page this morning







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Decision Day Celebrations Planned Across Texas If 5th Circuit Strikes Down Marriage Ban

The group Texas For Marriage is planning Decision Day celebrations in five Texas cities if the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules in the federal lawsuit challenging the state’s same-sex marriage ban.




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WATCH: Congressman Marc Veasey Honors Late Gay Activist Steve Bratka On House Floor







Fort Worth Democratic Congressman Marc Veasey commemorated Tarrant County gay leader Steve Bratka on the House floor this week.







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