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RT: A new White Paper on LGBT rights finds mainstream media silent about an astonishing and rising number of anti gay attacks in the US each day. New York, despite its liberal reputation, is being hit “on a daily basis”.32 year old Mark Carson died instantly from being shot in the head. A group asked if he was gay, then pulled out a .38 caliber revolver. Two gay men were murdered by a gang on New York streets after being brutalized with wooden objects over their sexuality.This gay couple needed ER treatment and eye surgery after being beaten in broad daylight at a subway stop, as the public looked on. Outside the bigger cities, the report finds, homophobic attacks are also rising rapidly.Jared Fox, victim of homophobic attack: hollister sale They were stomping on my head and calling me a ft and a queer. And one of them said: “Do you want to die?”RT: Jared Fox was repeatedly attacked by dozens of men and women, his face left bleeding and eardrum ruptured. Just being mistaken for being gay can be fatal, 18 year old Anthony Collao was chased down the street in New York and beaten to death.These two men were beaten in what they note is the latest of a string of attacks in the gay friendly uptown New York area.Police themselves are committing atrocious homophobic attacks, notes reporter Ramon Johnston, against the very people they’re supposed to be protecting. Officers went here, to the home of a man hosting a party for LGBT friends. They’re seen here moving his hollister sale surveillance cam, so it wouldn’t catch what happened next.Jabbar Campbell, alleged victim: I got bumrushed, restrained on both my arms and all of these cops were all of a sudden screaming and cursing and just calling me all these names like, you know, ft, homo, gay, and things like that.RT: Attacked and beaten, left with concussion and cuts to his face for the crime, he says, of being gay.Those who call for pro LGBT legislation get arrested. 43 gay activists protesting for human rights at Idaho’s Senate Chambers were hauled into custody.US sports has anomertacode of silence freezing out LGBT players. Sports Illustrated writes the openly gay NBA star Jason Collins now can’t find a team, precisely because he came out last year. Top players and coaches told the magazine that openly gay NFL draft hopeful Michael Sam won’t get picked in May purely down to his sexuality.Jonathan Vilma, football player: Imagine if he’s the guy next to me and I get dressed, naked, taking a shower, the whole nine, and it just so happens he looks at me. Changing the words to ’70s hit YMCA is particularly popular.RT: A study finds his policies show “nothing but patience”. Obama reiterated America’s “firm commitment” to Saudi Arabia after it extended anti LGBT laws that already include the death penalty. Closest US allies in the Gulf from Bahrain to the Emirates and Qatar have joined to develop a medical test that suppose hollister sale dly identifies a gay person just by looking at him. Western tourists have already been jailed simply for admitting they are gay.Obama’s approval of such policies is hardly surprising when, notes Truthdig, anti gay laws themselves in the States are becoming increasingly intolerant.Mel White, gay rights activist:The civil rights of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender hollister sale people in most states are deteriorating.RT: Cities, counties and states across the US have barred “advocacy of homosexuality” or “promoting a homosexual lifestyle”. Laws state “homosexuality is not a lifestyle acceptable to the general public”. In school “students only receive instruction regarding homosexuality in the context of sexually transmitted diseases”.Senator Stacey Campfield, R Knoxville: Homosexuality happens in nature, but so does bestiality, that does not make it right or something we should be teaching in school.RT: Under bills just passed in state House of Representatives same sex couples can be refused service in shops, hotels, theaters and restaurants. State officials can legally refuse to deal with gay citizens anywhere from libraries, to police stations, and hospitals.