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Houston Shooting Range Offers Free Concealed Carry Courses to Members of LGBTQ Community

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 17, 2016 at 4:30pm 6/17/2016 at 4:30pm

Shiloh Gun Range in Houston, Texas has opened their doors to members of the LGBTQ community who want to learn how to defend themselves.

What started as an idea to hold a concealed carry class or two for members of the gay community rapidly ballooned into close to 300 class registrants and...

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Prime Minister Netanyahu Says What We’re All Thinking About Orlando Terrorist Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 3:30pm 6/15/2016 at 3:30pm

Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, released a statement on the Orlando terrorist attack that targeted the LGBTQ community this past weekend. His statement was posted to Facebook.

Unlike many American politicians, PM Netanyahu had no problem identifying the terrorist’s motives or speaking directly to the ideology behind them.

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Man with weapons & explosives arrested on his way to L.A.’s gay pride parade

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 5:00pm 6/12/2016 at 5:00pm

California’s Santa Monica police may have prevented West Coast mass shooting today, by arresting a armed man with explosives heading to the areas’s gay pride parade.

Authorities in Santa Monica found possible explosives as well as a cac...

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Orlando Terrorist Reportedly Called 911 to Pledge Allegiance to ISIS Leader

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 2:58pm 6/12/2016 at 2:58pm

Details continue to emerge about Omar Mateen, the man who murdered 50 people and injured over 50 more at Pulse, a popular gay club in Orlando, FL.

NBC News has reported that Mateen called 911 right before he committed the massacre. Officials told reporter Pete Williams that Mateen told the operators he...

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Terror Attack in Orlando, Florida: 50 dead, 53 hospitalized

http://www.13abc.com/content/news/20-dead-42-injured-in-possible-terror-attack-in-Orlando-Florida-382606681.html
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 10:59am 6/12/2016 at 10:59am
http://www.13abc.com/content/news/20-dead-42-injured-in-possible-terror-attack-in-Orlando-Florida-382606681.html

An Islamic terrorist shot up an Orlando nightclub, killing 50 people and injuring at least 53 further people are hospitalized.

CNN reports:

Approximately 20...

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Depravity: Anti-Israel ‘pinkwashing’ group seeks boycott of ‘Tel Aviv Pride’ events

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 6:30pm 5/29/2016 at 6:30pm

Scheduled from May 25th through June 3rd, Tel Aviv Pride is a week-long series of events that celebrate gay life.

For over nearly two decades, it’s become one of the city’s most popular annual festivals. Tens of thousands of gay Israelis and LGBTQ tourists from around the world enjoy the extravaganza, which...

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Muslim Countries Block LGBT Groups from U.N. AIDS Meeting

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 6:00pm 5/22/2016 at 6:00pm

While Americans squabble over which bathroom stall to use, a block of fifty-one Muslim countries blocked eleven gay and transgendered groups from attending an upcoming AIDS meeting at the United Nations, scheduled for June.

Western countries are not happy.

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Homosexuality still illegal in Lebanon, but North Carolina boycotters not boycotting

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 16, 2016 at 5:15pm 5/16/2016 at 5:15pm

At least 50 LGBT activists staged a protest outside the Hbeish police station in Beirut, Lebanon, to protest anti-homosexual law.

The activists from the Helem Association demanded the government repeal article 534 of the penal code and release four transgender women.

From The Jewish Press:

Helem leader Genwa Samhat told AFP that the sit-in,...

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Vassar students demand all bathrooms be “all-gender”

http://www.mydoorsign.com/all-gender-restroom-sign-with-braille/sku-se-6065
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 9:08pm 2/18/2016 at 9:08pm
http://www.mydoorsign.com/all-gender-restroom-sign-with-braille/sku-se-6065

Between the anti-Israel activity on campus that has generated enormous media attention, and the protest against a feminist Professor who allegedly used improper transgender pronouns, there is plenty of turmoil on the Vassar College campus.

Now there is another point of conflict, a demand by students that all bathrooms be converted...

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Vassar Feminist Prof under student fire for allegedly using improper Transgender pronouns

http://lgbtq.vassar.edu/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 6:20pm 2/14/2016 at 6:20pm
http://lgbtq.vassar.edu/

“Social justice” activism at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, is becoming self-parody, and not in a good way.

We have covered extensively the anti-Israel activism that has led to anti-Semitic incidents in 2014 and 2016. Among other things, in 2014 Jewish students who stood up at a campus-wide forum were mocked and jeered...

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LGBT community wakes up to the BDS evil among it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdAxvR_IzCI&feature=youtu.be
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 29, 2016 at 2:30pm 1/29/2016 at 2:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdAxvR_IzCI&feature=youtu.be

Columnist Jonathan Capehart at The Washington Post has a rather extraordinary column on the “anti-pinkwashing” near-riot at the Creating Change conference in Chicago on Friday night, January 22.

The column is extraordinary in that it reflects a growing realization even in the mainstream media that the thin line between rabid anti-Zionism and...

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Jewish Voice for Peace helps disrupt Israeli LGBTQ group Sabbath event

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 9:00pm 1/24/2016 at 9:00pm

A Wider Bridge is an Israeli group that promotes not only LGBTQ rights, it does so in the context of promoting cooperation across religious and ethnic lines.

When A Wider Bridge was scheduled to hold a Sabbath event at the Creating Change conference in Chicago, the invitation initially was revoked under pressure...

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NYT: Obama Pushing Gay Rights in Africa Did More Harm Than Good

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2015 at 8:30am 12/21/2015 at 8:30am

Back in July, Obama angered Kenyan leaders by ignoring their advice against pushing a “gay agenda.”  President Kenyatta told Obama that gay rights was a “non-issue.”

The Miami Herald reported:

President Barack Obama nudged African nations Saturday to treat gays and lesbians equally under...

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Reverse Pinkwashing: Exploiting isolated Israeli anti-gay violence to excuse widespread Palestinian LGBT persecution

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 10:30am 8/6/2015 at 10:30am

After a murder and multiple stabbing at the Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade last Thursday, by an individual who perpetrated an attack a decade ago, the anti-Israel movement has kicked into high gear.

There is a concerted effort to undermine an indisputable truth — Israel is the safest, most-welcoming, most open society for...

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“We’re here. We’re polygamists. Get used to it”

http://www.krtv.com/story/29450937/montana-polygamist-family-applies-for-marriage-license
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 3, 2015 at 9:00pm 7/3/2015 at 9:00pm
http://www.krtv.com/story/29450937/montana-polygamist-family-applies-for-marriage-license

We have covered the slippery slope that leads to polygamist marriage many times, long before the recent Supreme Court ruling:

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Incoming ASA President plays “homophobia” card on boycott critic

https://www.facebook.com/NYU.SJP/photos/pb.133873936678292.-2207520000.1459375201./434018656663817/?type=3&theater
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:30pm 2/4/2014 at 9:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/NYU.SJP/photos/pb.133873936678292.-2207520000.1459375201./434018656663817/?type=3&theater

On January 14, 2014, Richard Behar, an investigative reporter for Forbes, wrote a lengthy, devastating and widely read column about the American Studies Association anti-Israel academic boycott, Open Letter To NYU’s President: Why The American Studies Assn.’s Israel Boycott Makes Me Ashamed To Be An Alumnus.

Among other things, Behar detailed the...

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Pinkwashing, Redwashing, Greenwashing — the multi-colored world of anti-Israel hate

http://www.israelilaundry.org/category/greenwashing/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 11:32am 1/26/2014 at 11:32am
http://www.israelilaundry.org/category/greenwashing/

We’ve written frequently about the ludicrous “pinkwashing” movement, whereby anti-Israel “queer” (their word) activists in academia demonize Israel not for mistreating gays, but for talking about how Israel doesn’t mistreat gays.

The worst crime of all to the Pinkwashing movement is that Israel has the temerity to let people know that unlike...

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