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White served only five years in prison. The idea that it's inappropriate for media outlets to consult anti-gay hate groups about LGBT rights issues in an effort to "hear from both sides" is not a matter of common sense, it's some kind of agenda. She receives criticism from members of the Voices of ambushing gay rights milestones in the gay people civil rights movement for comparing civil rights to gay rights.
The Order lists homosexuals as security risks, along with alcoholics and neurotics. Longtime civil rights leader Jon Davidson discusses the urgency of this moment for LGBT equality, and the enduring power of telling stories. Quiz Gay and Lesbian Rights. February 23, President Obama states his administration will no longer defend the Defense of Marriage Act, which bans the recognition of same-sex marriage.
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The tactic asks a jury to find that a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity is to blame for a defendant's violent reaction. During the bill's second reading, Anthony Albanese , Labor MP for Grayndler said, "what has caused offence is why the Government has rushed in this legislation in what is possibly the last fortnight of parliamentary sittings.