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John Ireland

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Co-creator of the Raise a Child campaign, which has partnered with Los Angeles County to encourage gay and lesbian couples to foster and adopt, and an adoptive parent of two; board member of the Popluck Club, a group of gay fathers in LA who meet monthly for large play dates with kids and families

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Five years ago, voters passed Proposition 8, banning same-sex marriage in California.  A federal judge in San Francisco declared it unconstitutional, and his decision was upheld by the…

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Five years ago, voters passed Proposition 8, banning same-sex marriage in California.  A federal judge in San Francisco declared it unconstitutional, and his decision was upheld by the…

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Allegations of child sex abuse  have destroyed the carefully cultivated image of Penn State's football team and brought down the university's administration.

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Allegations of child sex abuse have destroyed the carefully cultivated image of Penn State's football team and brought down the university's administration.

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