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Thu, May 28, 2020
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AIDS activist, author Larry Kramer has died

AIDS activist and author Larry Kramer died on Wednesday. read...

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Mon, Apr 27, 2020
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Gay couple hands out rainbow masks on the streets of Poland

A gay couple's video of them handing out rainbow masks on the streets of Poland has gone viral. read...

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Mon, Apr 6, 2020
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Coronavirus pandemic forces cancellation of Toronto Pride Parade

Toronto's annual LGBT Pride Parade, one of the largest LGBT festivals in the world, has been canceled. read...

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Tue, Mar 31, 2020
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Virtual dance party continues to be a worldwide success for Hydrate Nightclub

Thousands of people from around the world danced, at home, during Quarankiki: H2O Festival Edition on Saturday, March 28. read...

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Tue, Mar 31, 2020
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NYC nurse who died of COVID-19 was a gay man

The first reported case of a nurse in New York City dying from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, was a Chicago-born gay man. read...

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Sat, Feb 22, 2020
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British YouTuber Niki Albon comes out gay

British YouTuber Niki Albon has come out gay in a video titled "I'm Gay. read...

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Thu, Feb 6, 2020
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Adam Lambert to perform at Manchester Pride Live 2020

Out singer Adam Lambert has been announced as the first headliner for Manchester Pride Live 2020. read...

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Sun, Oct 20, 2019
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Hong Kong court upholds ban on gay marriage

A Hong Kong court has rejected a challenge against the city's ban on same-sex marriage. read...

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Sun, Oct 13, 2019
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State Department opposes Uganda's 'Kill the Gays' bill

The U.S. State Department has said that it is opposed to a plan to introduce the death penalty for gay sex in Uganda. read...

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Mon, Sep 2, 2019
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River Coello: a queer, trans multidisciplinary artist from Ecuador living in Chicago

River Coello is a two-spirit artist hailing from Guayaquil, Ecuador who has lived in Chicago for four years. read...

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Fri, Aug 2, 2019
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Online LGBT publication 'Gay Star News' shutters

UK-based LGBT publication Gay Star News has shuttered after eight years. read...

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Mon, Jul 8, 2019
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Billy Porter, Ian McKellen, Sam Smith, Jade Thirlwall, Leigh-Anne Pinnock at London Pride

Billy Porter, Ian McKellen, Sam Smith, and Little Mix members Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock were among the celebrities that came out for London's LGBT Pride. read...

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Fri, Jun 14, 2019
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Neil Patrick Harris To Lead Tel Aviv's LGBT Pride Parade

Out actor Neil Patrick Harris is set to lead Friday's Tel Aviv LGBT Pride parade. read...

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Mon, Jun 10, 2019
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Despite rejected requests from Trump admin, some US embassies fly rainbow flag

Despite reporting from NBC News that all requests to fly the rainbow flag at U.S. read...

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Tue, May 28, 2019
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Jack Thompson becomes first trans POC to win International Mr. Leather

Jack Thompson, the reigning Leatherman of Color 2019, was named International Mr. Leather 2019 on Sunday, May 26. read...

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Sun, May 26, 2019
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Marriage equality arrives in Taiwan

Gay and lesbian couples can begin marrying Friday in Taiwan, roughly a week after lawmakers approved a bill legalizing same-sex marriage. read...

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Sun, May 19, 2019
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In historic first for Asia, Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage

Lawmakers in Taiwan on Friday approved a bill legalizing marriage for gay and lesbian couples. read...

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Wed, May 15, 2019
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Australian soccer star Andy Brennan comes out gay

Australian professional soccer player Andy Brennan has come out gay, making him the first Australian male soccer star to do so. read...

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Sat, May 4, 2019
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Upcoming documentary profiles gay professional wrestler Cassandro El Exotico

The high-flying, over-the-top life of Cassandro El Exotico is coming to the silver screen this summer with a 73-minute deeply-personal look at his professional wrestling life. read...

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Fri, May 3, 2019
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Sam Smith says he never felt 'comfortable being a man'

In a new interview, out British singer Sam Smith reveals he never felt "comfortable being a man. read...

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Sat, Apr 20, 2019
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Pope Francis says people who 'discard' gays don't 'have a human heart'

As part of a BBC documentary, Pope Francis told UK comedian Stephen K. Amos that gay people have dignity. read...

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Fri, Apr 5, 2019
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Illinois expands Medicaid coverage for trans and gender-nonconforming residents

Illinois' Medicaid program will begin covering gender affirming surgeries for transgender individuals. read...

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Mon, Apr 1, 2019
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George Clooney, Elton John call to boycott Sultan Of Brunei's hotels over anti-gay law

Actor George Clooney and singer-songwriter Elton John are calling for a boycott of nine hotels owned by the Sultan of Brunei. read...

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Sat, Mar 30, 2019
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Colton Haynes says attention from coming out started his downward spiral with addiction

In a cover interview with UK LGBT glossy Attitude, out actor Colton Haynes said that coming out gay started his downward spiral with addiction. read...

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Thu, Jan 31, 2019
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Disneyland Paris holds first official pride event in June

Disneyland Paris announced it will host its first offical Pride event this year on June 1, 2019. read...

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