Stories tagged: Homosexuality
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 10:12 a.m.
Gays can be reformed, just like arsonists, Trump’s new domestic policy adviser has said
Ken Blackwell, tapped last week by President-elect Donald Trump to head domestic policy during the businessman’s transition to the White House, has made anti-LGBT statements for years. Among them: Homosexuality …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 9:51 a.m.
Italy Senate OKs civil unions, but LGBT groups are unhappy
Italy’s Senate voted Thursday to grant legal recognition to civil unions, as the last holdout in Western Europe took a compromise step to give some rights to gay couples after …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
1 in 2 black gay men in U.S. will be diagnosed with HIV, CDC says
About half of gay and bisexual black men will be diagnosed with the AIDS virus in their lifetime, according to new government estimates.
Fri., May 31, 2013
Boy Scout policy change on homosexuality weighs heavily on Kootenai sheriff
Ben Wolfinger, the sheriff of Kootenai County, said he has not decided to keep or drop the Boy Scout troop chartered by the sheriff’s office. But he said his Christian …
Sat., March 5, 2011
Gary Graham: Free speech 1, decency zero
Wednesday was a good day at the U.S. Supreme Court for the First Amendment, but it was a horrible day for common decency. The court upheld the odious Westboro Baptist …
Mon., June 16, 1997
Gay Pride Rally Held At Capitol
Michael Faughn attended the Gay Pride rally wearing a white ribbon over his beige sports jacket proclaiming him “Mr. Gay Idaho.” “I’m gay. I was born this way,” Faughn, 35, …
Tue., Dec. 3, 1996
Ruling Expected In Gay-Marriage Case
Five years after suing the state of Hawaii over its refusal to endorse same-sex marriages, Joe Melillo and Pat Lagon are hoping a state judge will see it their way …
Thu., April 20, 1995
Citizens Alliance To Bring Back Anti-Gay Initiative For ‘96 Vote
Barely five months after voters narrowly rejected its anti-gay proposal, the Idaho Citizens Alliance is about to launch two new initiative campaigns. But opponents contend Idahoans already have voted against …
Sat., March 11, 1995
Talk Show Results In Guest’s Death Critics Say Anything-Goes Programming Is Out Of Hand
Sat., March 11, 1995
‘Secret Admirer’ Slain After Appearance On ‘Jenny Jones Show’
John Schmitz told police that being surprised before a national talk-show audience by a male acquaintance professing a crush on him was embarrassing and humiliating. But he said he thought …
Sun., Feb. 5, 1995
Parents’ Story: Teen’s A Lesbian
June was the first in the family to say it aloud: Her teenage daughter Kelly is a lesbian.