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Gay Concentration Camps in Chechnya

Reports are circling that Gay men in the Russian region of Chechnya are being rounded up, arrested and held in concentration camp-style prisons. Russian newspapers and human rights groups report that more than 100 gay men have been detained “in connection

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United – We Stand, Because We Ain’t Sitting On Their Plane!

If you think you’re having a bad day, watch what happened to an unlucky, paid, passenger on Sunday April 9 as they were forcibly removed from United flight 3411 at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Late Night Host Jimmy Kimmel did

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A Race Against Cancer For Marriage Equality In Australia

Peter de Waal and Peter (Bon) Bonsall-Boone have been together for 50 years. You’d be hard pressed these days to find a heterosexual couple who could boast such an achievement. The only difference between them and their straight counterparts is,

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Janet Jackson, A Single Working Mother At 50?

The downside is, it’s true. The upside is, Janet Jackson is a mega-superstar so raising her son Eissa on her own won’t be the uphill climb it can be for us plain ol’ superstars. Plus, crazy or not, she has

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Look Out Sarah Palin!

Anchorage Alaska has elected two openly gay men to their Assembly, making them the first openly LGBT officials in Alaska! Felix Riviera won his race with 47% of the vote despite the fact that his opponent, Don Smith, sent out

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Solidarity In Amsterdam For Beaten Gay Couple

Hundreds of people clasped hands and marched through Amsterdam to show support for a married gay couple who were beaten in the eastern city of Arnhem over the weekend by a gang of teenagers, for just holding hands. 5 suspects will

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Didn’t Barry Manilow Come Out Already?

Or is my gaydar such that I always knew and therefore it isn’t news? Actually Barry Manilow and his longtime partner and manager Garry Kief secretly married in 2014 at their Palm Springs, California, estate. Barry and Garry. How adorable is that? Anyway,

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Daniel Newman Of ‘The Walking Dead’ Comes Out Gay

Another proud actor has come out to his public. Daniel Newman, who plays Daniel on The Walking Dead, posted his proud announcement Thursday on Twitter: “I’m OUTandPROUD #LGBT Love you guys. Be proud to be yourself. We need everyone just

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Montreal Pride Announces Nelly Furtado Headlines Festival

MONTREAL PRIDE ANNOUNCES: Montréal Pride is thrilled to announce Canadian singer Nelly Furtado will headline the festival this summer. Nelly Furtado will give a 90-minute performance on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 9 pm on the TD stage in Parc

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Anti-Gay Ranting Lawyer Loses Law License

Andrew Shirvell lost his law license Thursday in a misconduct case. It was related to his public hostility for a gay student leader at the University of Michigan. His disbarment was ordered by a panel at the Attorney Discipline Board. Shirvell was

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The Creator Of The Rainbow Flag Has Died

Gilbert Baker, the creator of the rainbow flag that has become a widely recognized symbol of gay rights has passed away. He was 65.     PHOTO CREDIT:  The Associated Press

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Gay Activists Furious About Transgender Bathroom Bill Deal

Gay activists aren’t happy with the potential repeal of North Carolina’s bathroom law, believing it will still allow discrimination against the gay community. State legislators are expected to repeal House Bill 2, the state’s bathroom law, but keep a measure that

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Brian Milward Brings Sass Comedy Back To Toronto’s Comedy Bar

Our own Richard Ryder chats with Brian Milward about his upcoming show and what it’s like to connect with your heroes on social media.

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New Children’s Book Portrays ‘Gay Santa’ In Interracial Relationship

Harper Design will be publishing a picture book showing Santa in an interracial gay relationship. The new book titled “Santa’s Husband” will be available for purchase this October telling the story of a black Santa Claus and his white husband

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Iconic Gay Anthems from Judy Garland, Bowie, Sister Sledge, Declared National Treasures

The Library of Congress has deemed a 1939 recording of Judy Garland singing her seminal number from The Wizard of Oz, “Over the Rainbow” as an “national treasure”. David Bowie‘s legendary 1972 concept album, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy

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