Fired Gay Teacher Files Legal Complaint in a Case Where Ironies Abound


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The running controversy over LGBT people being fired from jobs in Catholic schools and parishes has mostly quieted down in the last month.  That silence, though, is probably due more to the fact that schools are on break and parishes are in “lite” mode for the summer than because of any moratorium on firings.

Flint Dollar

The topic surfaced again this week with news that one fired teacher is filing an equal opportunity claim against the Catholic school that fired him.

Flint Dollar, who was fired from his job as a music teacher at Mount de Sales Academy, Macon, Georgia, when it was learned that he intended to marry a man.

Dollar has had a difficult time seeking legal recourse in this situation.  This week, his lawyer announced that they found grounds to make a legal case against the school.  National Public Radioreports:

Since neither federal law nor state law…

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Lebanon censors films over homosexuality and temporary marriage


#Lebanon censors films over #homosexuality and temporary#marriage. Lebanese #government and officials keep proving their bipolar nature: Lebanon cannot claim to be a#democratic country when we keep #discriminating against a big portion of our society and that extends to the #LGBTcommunity, #women#children#domestic #workers,#minorities! We live these realities, we enjoy them, yet we refuse to talk about them! what kind of stupidity is this? Gay Rights are Human Rights! Wake up people! قمة التخلف والإنحطاط
 
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http://www.skeyesmedia.org/en/News/Lebanon/Lebanon-censors-films-over-homosexuality-and-temporary-marriage  

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