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Catholic Hierarchy Is a Shining Light in Dark Moment for LGBT Rights in India

India’s Supreme Court reinstated a law that bans homosexuality as a “crime against nature” earlier... Read More

Justice Antonin Scalia Misusing Catholic Faith to Promote Anti-Gay Bias

Just weeks ago, Pope Francis shook up the Catholic Church with a wide-ranging and welcome... Read More

Bishops Try to Stem Marriage Equality’s Spread in the U.S.

As marriage equality becomes an emerging reality in the United States, opponents are employing new... Read More

In Australia, Shifting Leadership Leaves Marriage An Open Question

After the defeat of former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd recently, anti-marriage equality leaders in Australia... Read More

Russian Olympics Is an Opportune Time for Catholic Human Rights Witness

Russia’s passage of anti-gay laws and  discrimination against LGBT people in that nation have made... Read More

Catholic Governor Chris Christie Must Choose on LGBT Equality

New Jersey’s passage of a law  advancing LGBT rights is raising questions about Governor Chris... Read More

Excommunicated Priest Suing Diocese is Inspired by Pope Francis

Excommunicated this spring for making public comments in support of LGBT people, Robert Francisco Daniel... Read More

NEWS NOTES: August 19, 2013

Here are some items that may be of interest: 1) Using hyperbolic language, the Catholic... Read More

Carla Hale Settles with Diocese of Columbus in Discriminatory Firing

Lesbian educator Carla Hale, who was fired from a Catholic high school earlier this year,... Read More

South America’s Marriage Equality Victories Mixed With Strong Catholic Backlash

Two more nations in South America acted on marriage equality in the wake of legislative... Read More