Allen Thornell, Longtime Gay Rights Activist, Passes Away at 38

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Allen Thornell was a longtime gay rights activist. He worked director of strategic communications at CARE. He passed away from a stroke on Monday, August 3, 2009 at the age of 38.Thornell was active in Georgia state politics, including a fight to defeat the state's gay marriage ban.From an article at projectqatlanta.com: Allen Thornell, a longtime LGBT activist, political insider and chair of Georgia Equality’s board, died Monday morning.Friends say Thornell was taken to Atlanta Medical...Read Full Story