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Georgia Log Cabin's Most Recent Newsletter

Georgia Log Cabin Republicans
LIBERTY FOR Y'ALL
June 12th, 2019
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CONTENTS
* Events
* Web Site News
* Headlines
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EVENTS

>> Georgia Log Cabin Lunch
Saturday, June 29th, 12:00 noon
Uncle Julio's Buckhead, 1860 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

Mark your calendars now for our monthly Log Cabin Lunch on Saturday, June 29th at 12:00 noon at Uncle Julio's on Peachtree Rd. in Buckhead, Atlanta.

We hope to see you there! Invite your friends.

RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/346062202769176/
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WEB SITE NEWS

>> Top News of the Week

Share these top 5 news stories from the past week:

1. DC Dyke March goes anti-Semitic
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/1137391976209195008
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/2474563299241240

2. CA Democrat wants the rest of CNN to leave GA
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/1136667328752508928
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/2470809072949996

3. Democrats try to ostracize gay Republicans
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/1136473675979300864
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/2469824476381789

4. UK teens arrested in connection with attack on lesbians
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/1138147455483109376
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/2477938748903695

5. Democrats trash Los Angeles, CA
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/1136111286142394369
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/2467905896573647



>> Headlines updated every day

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HEADLINES

Latest stories at top


>> FL to execute killer who targeted gays

Gov. DeSantis [R-FL] signed a death warrant for a murderer accused of targeting gay men.

Full Story:
https://www.news4jax.com/news/gov-desantis-signs-death-warrant-in-jacksonville-murder



>> IN man who fought adoption rights admits molesting children

An Indiana man who crusaded against gay adoptions and was convicted of molesting his adoptive daughter admits he molested 4 other children.

Full Story:
https://www.indystar.com/story/news/crime/2019/06/11/earl-butch-kimmerling-admits-molesting-four-other-children/1418383001/



>> McBath [D-GA] wants wage hike she admits would crush businesses

US Rep. McBath [D-GA] now supports a $15 federal minimum wage that she said could cause Georgia small businesses to close.

Full Story:
https://freebeacon.com/politics/mcbath-said-15-minimum-wage-could-crush-georgia-small-businesses-now-supports-it/



>> Rise of gay-bashing in Britain

Violent attacks on lesbian couples couples have focused attention on a rise in homophobic hate crime in Britain.

Full Story:
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-lgbt-crime/rise-of-homophobia-in-britain-condemned-after-attacks-on-lesbian-same-sex-couples-idUSKCN1TB29A



>> Botswana court rules against anti-gay law

The High Court of Botswana rejected as unconstitutional sections of the penal code punishing gay or lesbian relations with up to 7 years in prison.

Full Story:
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/botswana-drops-gay-sex-ban-in-latest-lgbt-rights-victory-in-africa/



>> Germany may ban anti-gay quackery

In Germany, there are an estimated 1K attempts per year to change the sexual orientation of gay people.

Full Story:
https://www.dw.com/en/germany-gay-conversion-therapy-ban-presented/a-49135468



>> Mormon, Republican and gay

A gay Mormon reaffirms his support of the Republican Party because of its opposition to big government and taxes and its support for gun rights.

Full Story:
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/nation-world/la-na-nathan-ivie-first-openly-gay-utah-republican-politician-20190610-htmlstory.html



>> Democrats continue to reject election results

Abrams's [D] refusal to admit losing the Georgia gubernatorial election graciously was one of the low points of the 2018 midterms.

Full Story:
https://www.nationalreview.com/2019/06/stacey-abrams-stolen-election-myth-endures-democratic-party/



>> PA gay sheriff's deputy dead from apparent suicide

Philadelphia's 1st openly gay deputy sheriff and gay community liaison apparently died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Full Story:
https://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/ny-philadelphia-gay-sheriff-lgbtq-liaison-suicide-pride-weekend-20190608-mbca7ghacbcrrmshnkhf2kgcly-story.html



>> UK teens arrested in connection with attack on lesbians

5 teenage boys have been arrested in connection with the violent attack and robbery on a lesbian couple riding a London, UK bus.

Full Story:
https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/447584-five-teenage-boys-arrested-in-connection-with-attack-on-lesbian?amp



>> Democrats don't know what equality means

Democrats would force Christian churches and church-related institutions to cater to gays in violation of their teachings.

Full Story:
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/washington-secrets/gay-conservatives-join-fight-to-kill-liberal-equality-act



>> Public opinion on gay rights has moved far fast

Support for marriage equality has increased among nearly all demographic groups.

Full Story:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/americans-views-flipped-on-gay-rights-how-did-minds-change-so-quickly/2019/06/07/ae256016-8720-11e9-98c1-e945ae5db8fb_story.html



>> Sacramento, CA Pride reverses ban on uniformed police

Sacramento, California's Pride organizers tried to ban uniformed police officers from its parade.

Full Story:
http://www.capradio.org/articles/2019/06/07/sacramento-pride-reversed-a-ban-on-uniformed-police-from-its-parade-now-key-organizers-are-demanding-its-chairmans-resignation/



>> Trump leads fight against HIV

President Trump has made ending HIV a cornerstone of his healthcare platform.

Full Story:
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/trump-isnt-sabotaging-the-fight-against-hiv-hes-leading-it



>> McBath [D-GA] wouldn't defend 2nd Amendment

US Rep. McBath [D-GA] is not being truthful about her 2nd Amendment stance.

Full Story:
https://freebeacon.com/politics/mcbath-calls-for-gun-free-society/



>> DC Dyke March goes anti-Semitic

The Washington, DC Dyke March will not allow participants to display Israeli flags, or flags that resemble Israeli flags.

Full Story:
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/dc-gay-pride-parade-faces-backlash-after-banning-jewish-pride-flag
https://forward.com/fast-forward/425609/groups-bearing-banned-jewish-flags-plan-to-defy-dyke-march/



>> Trump approves disaster aid money for GA

President Donald Trump signed a $19.1B emergency relief bill, making federal money available for Georgians hurt by Hurricane Michael.

Full Story:
https://www.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/trump-signs-disaster-relief-bill-allowing-aid-money-flow/RXlDCzTu3qX4W6Q6DEXyPL/



>> Israelis support gay, lesbian marriage, partnership

93% of secular Israelis and 54% of religious people support marriage or partnership for gay or lesbian couples.

Full Story:
https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Most-Israelis-haredis-support-gay-marriage-same-sex-relationships-591780



>> Attitudes about gay issues have changed a lot since 1977

Nearly all Americans (93%) say gay people should have equal employment opportunities.

Full Story:
https://news.gallup.com/poll/258065/gallup-first-polled-gay-issues-changed.aspx



>> Veteran joins GA 7th District GOP race

An Air Force veteran joins the GOP primary field for Georgia's 7th Congressional District.

Full Story:
https://www.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/georgia-7th-vet-joins-race-with-pledge-stand-with-trump-against-socialism/H0Mag1J2gkmJbSXK5STGGM/



>> Hong Kong court rules denying spousal benefits unlawful

Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal says the government cannot deny spousal employment benefits to gay or lesbian couples.

Full Story:
https://nypost.com/2019/06/06/hong-kong-court-denying-same-sex-spousal-benefits-unlawful/amp/
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