Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers science, the law, and LGBTQ issues.

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May 21 2014 3:10 PMCatholic School Sends Invitations Featuring Ellen DeGeneres, Promptly Promises to “Destroy” Them
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May 20 2014 3:53 PMThis Perfect Passage From the Pennsylvania Marriage Equality Decision Is a Must-Read
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May 20 2014 8:30 AMHow Wall Street May Bring Gay Rights to the Republican Party
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May 19 2014 1:50 PMThis Kid’s Reaction to a Married Gay Couple Is Ridiculously Adorable
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May 15 2014 3:39 PMIt’s Perfectly Logical to Oppose Abortion and Support Gay Marriage
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May 15 2014 11:33 AMThe CDC Comes Out Swinging for Truvada, an HIV-Preventing Miracle Drug
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May 14 2014 6:39 PMReports: New York Times Editor Jill Abramson Was Fired Following Pay Complaints
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May 14 2014 3:53 PMI Asked for More Gay Kisses. Now We’re Getting Them.
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May 14 2014 2:53 PMAre Gay Rights in the South a Lost Cause? 
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May 13 2014 6:27 PMDale Hansen Delivers Another Touching and Hilarious Defense of Michael Sam
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May 13 2014 12:43 PMHow Gay Marriage Ruined My FridaysThe judiciary’s vast conspiracy to destroy my weekends.
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May 7 2014 9:19 AMAnal-Sex-Obsessed GOP Legislator Compares Gay Sex to “Taking a Dump in Your Bed”
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April 28 2014 1:25 PMReligious Liberty Hypocrisy: North Carolina Forbids Churches From Performing Gay Weddings
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April 16 2014 9:43 AMWhat Causes Famine?It doesn’t take a Mao or a Stalin.
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April 10 2014 3:17 PMThe Heartbreaking First Legal Gay Marriage in Indiana
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May 21 2014 10:40 AMSouth Africa’s Solution to the Gay Blood Donation Ban Is Terrible
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May 20 2014 2:44 PMAnti-Gay Activists Publicly Demean Gay People’s Lives—and Demand Total Secrecy for Themselves
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May 19 2014 3:37 PMOregon’s Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down—Can Anyone Step Up to Defend It?
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May 16 2014 9:15 AMInside The Horrifying World of Gay Exorcisms
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May 15 2014 12:23 PMGay Couples in Arkansas Are Flocking to the Altar. Justice Kennedy Should Be Watching.
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May 14 2014 8:12 PMGay Marriage Continues in Arkansas—Kind Of
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May 14 2014 6:15 PMHarry Reid "Can't Vote" for Obama's Controversial Nominee
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May 14 2014 3:12 PMIdaho Judge Refuses to Stay Gay Marriage Ruling; Weddings Begin Friday Morning
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May 14 2014 10:25 AMFederal Judge Slays Idaho’s Gay Marriage Ban, Orders Marriages To Begin on Friday
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May 13 2014 2:18 PMHey, Mike Huckabee, Here’s Why Impeaching a Pro-Gay Judge Isn’t a Great Idea
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May 12 2014 4:22 PMMichael Sam Proves It: Gay People Need to Kiss in Public Much, Much More
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May 2 2014 9:15 AMRepublican Legislator Pens Fantastically Crude, Obsessive Op-Ed About Anal Sex
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April 25 2014 1:13 PMOpenly Gay Oregon Judge Defends Marriage Ban Because No One Else Will
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April 14 2014 8:00 AMCheck Out Finland’s New Graphic Gay Bondage Stamps
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April 10 2014 12:54 PMUtah Gay Marriage Opponents Drop Debunked Research, Reduce Argument to Gibberish

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