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Spurs deny LeBron James again

...February and played 22 games for the team. "It feels wonderful to have been part of these milestones for sports and for gay rights, and to have been embraced by the public, the coaches, the players, the league and history," Collins wrote.Collins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-11-19/spurs-deny-lebron-james-again
Apple CEO Tim Cook publicly acknowledges that he's gay for first time

...top CEOs, business leaders and gay-rights advocates said Cook's disclosure...Campaign, the nation's largest gay-rights group.Cook's announcement...Leadership, a group that promotes gay rights. "Will Singapore arrest Tim Cook...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-30/apple-ceo-tim-cook-publicl
Rants & Raves

...God-fearing Christians yet vote for Democrats and are liberal Democrats, themselves. Democrats are for abortion, for gay rights and all the other things that go against Jesus Christ and Bible's teachings.I GOT A GOOD LAUGH when I read Lindsey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/rants-raves
SC high court asked to halt gay marriage licenses

...same-sex unions. Haley said the courts left the issue a mess.Jeff Ayers chairs the board for South Carolina Equality, a gay rights advocacy group. He said the organization has more than a dozen lawyers preparing to respond to Wilson if he does fight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-08/sc-high-court-asked-halt
Unswerving ideals

...revenue on the Sabbath.Loyal customers stood by the company when Cathy's son, Dan, the current chairman, angered gay rights groups in 2012 for supporting the "biblical definition of a family."The boycotts and "kiss-ins" at Cathy's restaurants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-08/unswerving-ideals
Gay marriage application OK'd in SC

...married elsewhere, and plan a wedding next year.Jeff Ayers, the chairman of the board for South Carolina Equality, a gay rights advocacy group, said the organization has more than dozen lawyers preparing to respond if Attorney General Alan Wilson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-08/gay-marriage-application-okd
Chick-fil-A's Truett Cathy dies

...Baptist Press in 2012 that the company was "guilty as charged" for backing "the biblical definition of a family." Gay rights groups and others called for boycotts and kiss-ins at Cathy's restaurants. The Jim Henson Co. pulled its Muppet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/chick-fil-truett-cathy-dies
Support secular morality

...credence to the "divine right of kings."Speaking of gay rights, some justify their homophobia by claiming that being...faces so much rejection and condemnation for doing so? Gay-rights advocates are to be admired for standing up to this bigotry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/support-secular-morality
Defrocked Methodist minister appeals ruling

...trial last fall ? to become an outspoken advocate for gay rights at a time when his denomination is bitterly divided...declaring he would officiate if asked.His stand galvanized gay-rights activists within the church. He has written a book...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-06-20/defrocked-methodist-mini
Scott's GOP victory sets up historic SC election

...those who traditionally choose Democratic candidates.Some black voters may align with the GOP on social issues like gay rights and abortion rights, though they may lean Democratic on welfare programs and economic issues."Partisan identification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/scotts-gop-victory-sets-histo