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You kill the one you love: gay-bashing defendant claims he might be gay  Oct 04, 2007 (CNN.com)
Gay-Straight Alliance win in Minneapolis  Oct 04, 2007 (Gay City News)
Teenage sisters charged with anti-gay hate crime  Oct 04, 2007 (Burlington Free Press)
Judge denies Craig motion to revoke plea  Oct 04, 2007 (Associated Press)

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Republican Senator Larry Craig of Idaho was arrested and pled guilty for solicitation of sex from another man.

Republican gay rights group targets Romney in ad  Oct 04, 2007 (Associated Press)

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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Study counts fewer gay characters on TV, more on cable  Oct 04, 2007 (The Daily News)

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Shawn Pyfrom plays a gay young man, Andrew Van De Kamp, on 'Desperate Housewives.'

Craig vows to serve out Senate term  Oct 04, 2007 (Associated Press)
Pro-gay Christians tour early-decision states  Oct 03, 2007 (PlanetOut.com)
Fred Thompson defends gay marriage stance  Oct 01, 2007 (Philadelphia Inquirer)
Gay college president sheds light on academic closet  Sep 26, 2007 (The Advocate)
Leaders pledge restraint on gay bishops  Sep 25, 2007 (Associated Press)
Ahmadinejad: There Are No Gays in Iran  Sep 25, 2007 (The Advocate)
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On the down-low — but not gay
by By Annette John-Hall
Philadelphia Inquirer

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As Larry Craig ponders his next move — hopefully, not in a public bathroom — I thought I'd check in with my friend, Francis.

Craig, the errant Idaho senator, plays footsie with some undercover police officer in a men's bathroom and suddenly everybody's a toe-tapping expert on man-on-man pickup techniques in public spaces.

Knowing all too well how stereotyping works — you know, black man robs a bank, all black men rob banks — I'm guessing that, next to Craig's family, the gay community is taking the biggest hit for his tawdry behavior. He must be gay, and isn't that what gay men do?

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How can you be gay and Christian? How can you be gay and Christian? Here are several people's thoughts.
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Churches Churches in the Harrisburg and Philadelphia areas that provide a safe and supportive environment for gay, lesbian and questioning folks.
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Churches

  • Gay and Lesbian Switchboard of Harrisburg
    Call (717) 234-0328
    provides peer counseling, information and referral
    Monday-Friday from 6-10 pm
     (contributed by Lloyd Bowman)
  • 1-800-549-1749
    A free hotline for support for all GLBT peoples. Call if you need a friend to talk to: 1-800-549-1749
     (contributed by Angie Burris)
  • Suicide Hotlines    
    If you're depressed or having thoughts of suicide, you're not alone. Call for help toll free 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) or locally in Camp Hill 717-761-6013
     (contributed by Angie Burris)
 

 

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Thought ...
When they talk about gays — if you think they aren't talking about you — then you aren't paying attention.

This October on

The PBS TV magazine offering documentary stories from the gay experience.
 
 
Host: Michael Billy
 
"Season Premiere: A New Look"

WITF, Channel 33
October 5,
1:00 AM (Friday Night/Saturday Morning)

In the premiere episode of its 16th season, In The Life reveals a new look, new stories, and a new face. In this episode, the show's stories take you to church, into the kitchen, back to the 1950's and into the world of plastic surgery and body corrections, both traditional and on the black market.

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