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Anti-Gay Violence Marks Demonstrations In Ukraine, Russia, And France

By Zack Ford for Think Progress A number of demonstrations across the globe this weekend led to violence perpetrated by those opposed to LGBT equality. Ukraine In Ukraine, about 100 gay rights activists held the country’s first ever pride rally in Kiev, even though a court had canceled it for security concerns. Police nonetheless protected the small rally, arresting 13 Orthodox […]

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American Apparel Help the Marriage Equality Fight in France by Giving Away 10,000 “Legalize Gay” Shirts

sacbee.com reports: – American Apparel, the vertically integrated clothing manufacturer based in downtown Los Angeles, is launching an initiative to support gay marriage in France. At the request of its French employees who have been eagerly following the country’s efforts to legalize gay marriage, American Apparel will be giving away 10,000 Legalize Gay shirts in its stores and on the streets of […]

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McDonalds is Haute Cuisine in France – “Timber/Farmer” Video

Eleanor Beardsley savors the “MacDo” experience in France, where McDonald’s operates 1,200 franchises: French McDonald’s are spacious, tastefully decorated restaurants that encourage people to take their time while eating. … [They offer] all kinds of Frenchified dishes, from the Alpine burger with three different kinds of cheese to tasty little gallette des rois, or King’s Cakes, popular after Christmas […]

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Handpicked Headlines: Booze-Free Event, Weiner, Palin, Alcatraz Triathlon & More

Agriculture Industry Fears Disaster If Illegal Immigration Enforcement Program E-Verify Is Implemented WASHINGTON — The agriculture industry fears a disaster is on the horizon if the one bit of new immigration policy that Congress seems to agree on becomes law. Indiana Abortion Showdown Could Cost State $4.3 Billion NDIANAPOLIS — A looming showdown over Indiana’s new law […]