News Round-Up: July 19, 2015

News Round-Up: July 19, 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

Some news stories you may have missed:

• Gov. Scott Walker says he doesn’t know if being gay is a choice. Did anyone ask him if being straight is a “choice?”

• This Mississippi newspaper banned same-sex marriage announcements and silenced writers on the subject – including their private social media

• Gawker wrongly outs CFO of major media company when blackmailing escort complains the CFO won’t help him with political issue

• Ted Cruz is getting hurt the most by Trump candidacy

• Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal spent hundreds of thousands of dollars fighting marriage equality

• Bonus round from Gov. Scott Walker: he also says the ban on gay adult leaders in the Boys Scouts “protected” them, insinuating adult gay men are predators on young children.

• 23-year-old U.S. Army soldier Joey Vicente stands up (and goes viral) for Caitlyn Jenner’s Arthur Ashe ESPY Award Courage Award

News Round-Up: July 19, 2015