Watch this very moving film at the petition “Being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender is not a sin!”

I believe the time has come to end the harmful teachings by some religious denominations that being gay (LGBT) is a sin, or whatever words they use to demean, call evil, and cause enormous pain to LGBT people, especially our youth. More and more people are changing their minds….from evangelicals to Presbyterians to Catholics to

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Julian Bond will be missed as a leader in LGBT Civil Rights Movement

“Marriage is a civil ceremony that apportions some rights and responsibilities to both parties. I ought not be denied that simply because of someone else’s religious bigotry. If for some reason you don’t want me to marry in your church, that’s okay, it’s your church. But don’t bring your religious bigotry into city hall.” Julian

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News Release

March 31, 2015 Heritage Foundation says American Muslims should be free to discriminate based on Islamic teaching Heritage needs history lesson: America doesn’t sanction religion-based bigotry  Faith In America, a nonprofit organization working to end religion-derived derogation toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans, is demanding the Heritage Foundation explain its position that Muslim business

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Schools should never sanction or embrace religion-derived derogation toward minorities

Faith In America hopes members of the Catawba County School Board attended one of the performances of “Almost Maine” that was presented Thursday through Saturday at the Salt Block Theater in Hickory, N.C. The school board should also make a public statement about the school system’s support for inclusion and diversity as worthwhile educational objectives.

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END HARM TO LGBT YOUTH

UNDER EMBARGO UNTIL SUNDAY, APRIL 13, 2014, 6AM ET ON PALM SUNDAY, LETTER IN THE NEW YORK TIMES CALLS FOR POPE FRANCIS TO END HARM TO LGBT YOUTH   Roman Catholic Executive Director of NYC’s Ali Forney Center Invites Pope Francis to See Real Impact of Teachings and Meet Homeless LGBT Youth  New York, NY, April

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CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Those who have made history.. Those who learn from history… And those making history today… To end religion-based bigotry’s harm to LGBT youth and families. As today marks the beginning of Black History Month, Faith In America would like to take this opportunity to thank all African Americans who have joined us and others in

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Loving for All

By Mildred Loving Prepared for Delivery on June 12, 2007, The 40th Anniversary of the Loving vs. Virginia Announcement When my late husband, Richard, and I got married in Washington, DC in 1958, it wasn’t to make a political statement or start a fight. We were in love, and we wanted to be married. We

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Longcrier Questions

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Civil rights leader takes up second fight for equal rights

Watch the entire “Because of You” series at The Tennessean web site: http://www.tennessean.com/civil%2Drights/

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Michelle Obama’s View on Same-Sex Marriage

See more US News from ABC|ABC World News President Obama says the first lady “feels the same way” as he on issue.

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