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Beth MaloneBIG episode today! Thank God Dave survived his first nasal COVID test because he and Matt have big plans for YOU.

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Gabon's legislature repeals the ban on homosexualityThe Catholic Church is not happy that Gabon won't send people to prison for being gay anymore.

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Military Lesfic with Jax MeyerLes Do Books with Tara and guest Jax Meyer This week, Tara is joined by author Jax Meyer to talk about how she found her way into military lesfic.

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"RuPaul's Drag Race's" Jujubee Talks About Her Favorite Snatch Game Performances In The Show's HerstoryShe likes long walks on the beach, fried chicken, and big... over-the-top performances on Snatch Game!

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Two Texas LGBT Facebook groups are sharing Islamophobic and anti-Black Lives Matter postsThe groups accuse BLM of "planning to burn our church down and end Christianity."

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Black trans woman Merci Mack found shot to death in Dallas parking lotTexas currently leads the nation in transgender murders. The state has had 15 anti-trans murders in the last five years and nearly half of them have happened in Dallas.

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It's 2020 and LGBT People Are Just Now Getting the Right to Stay EmployedWe can discuss academics and analyze legal principles but the real story here is that it is 2020 and we are finally just getting around to requiring that LGBT people be secure from the whims of bigotry in the workplace.

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TikTok Pride: There's never been a better time for us to come togetherPride Month has drawn to a close for another year, and street parties are still out of the question, but TikTok Pride is here to help us come together.

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More than 250,000 bigots complain about Paris Jackson playing JesusMore than 277,000 people have signed a petition to stop Paris Jackson playing a lesbian 'gender-bending' Jesus in new film Habit.

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Anderson Cooper tears into Trump for turning America into a 'pariah' stateAnderson Cooper well and truly called class into session Tuesday night as he ripped into Donald Trump's bungled handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

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ABC News journalist proposes to his boyfriend in front of their family in a heart-warming videoJames Longman is known for his reporting on LGBTQ detention centers in Chechnya. But here, he brought his future mother-in-law to tears of joy.

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Godzilla's daughter came out as trans in the most adorable short filmGodzilla has a trans daughter in a new stop motion film by Cressa Maeve Beer that deserves every single Oscar in the world.

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Drag Race royalty Courtney Act lambasts JK Rowling for writing so poorly about trans people when 'her tools are language'Courtney Act came down hard on JK Rowling's "offensive" anti-trans essay, questioning why the author wrote so poorly on the topic as "someone whose tools are language".

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It's been two years since UK government vowed to ban conversion therapyIt's been two years exactly since the government committed to banning conversion therapy, yet the traumatising practice is still legal in the UK.

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A Saudi Arabia takeover of Newcastle United would undo LGBT+ progressThe proposed takeover of Newcastle by a Saudi Arabian consortium would be devastating for LGBT+ fans, considering the country's human rights record.

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J.K. Rowling likes tweet that supports conversion therapyJ.K. Rowling liked a tweet that said an LGBTQ conversion therapy ban would hurt children.

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Trump administration 'empowers' homeless shelters to turn away trans folkHomeless shelters could soon be free to refuse services to transgender people under a new law change proposed by Trump's HUD chief Ben Carson.

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Jordan doctor describes how he 'treats' gay people with conversion therapyA psychiatrist in the Middle Easter country of Jordan has unashamedly described how he "treats" gay people with traumatising conversion therapy.

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David Starkey sparks fury with 'so many damn Blacks' slavery diatribeDavid Starkey weathered intense criticism after commenting that "slavery was not genocide, otherwise there wouldn't be so many damn Blacks in Britain".

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Facebook allowed hate speech about murdering LGBT people, activists sayFacebook reportedly refused to take action on posts that called for the murder of LGBT+ people, according to queer activists.

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WATCH: Singer releases tribute to the importance of local gay bookstores"I wrote this song with my best friend, Cas, as a tribute to the many LGBTQ+ bookstores I visited, felt comfortable in, performed my music, carried my cds, educated me on LGBTQ+ life and issues facing our community, and made me feel connected to my LGBTQ+ community."

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Cosplay Tutorial with Riot GamesSarah Kulyk, Chelsea Hughes, Mel Capperino-Garcia, and Michelle D'Antonio of @Riot Games gave us the cosplay tutorial of our dreams during It Gets Better: A Digital Pride Experience!

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Fast food worker fired after mob beat him and called him a "fa***t" in shocking videoThe attackers allegedly told the victim "We're going to kill you" because his voice sounded too gay.

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Ellen's producers deny rumors that her show is getting canceledHer ratings dropped in June and the "Queen of Nice" has been hit with accusations of mistreating her crew.

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Trump administration will let homeless shelters refuse transgender peopleTransgender people may be forced to sleep in the street as a result of the policy meant to "better accommodate religious beliefs of shelter providers."

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Restaurant worker fired after being viciously beaten in homophobic brawlJaquan Walker was taking orders for a table of men when they tried to antagonise him, and it quickly descended into a homophobic brawl.

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This gay college basketball player at Richmond started a club for Black LGBT students like herThis gay college basketball player at Richmond started a club for Black LGBT students like her.

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Thomas Beattie: Gay English footballer says fans stopped him coming outThomas Beattie has said it is football fans, not the players, who are stopping more footballers from coming out as LGBT+.

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LGBT Activists Should Seek To Win Debates, Not Coercive Court CasesAmericans fighting for LGBT causes shouldn't be so quick to cheer the Supreme Court's decision in Bostock.

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Teen sentenced to life for shocking, hateful sex party shooting spreeDevon Robinson, 19, convicted of three counts of first-degree premeditated murder for the brutal shooting spree at a sex party in May 2019.

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Will the Ellen DeGeneres show get cancelled? Producers speak outAmid a swirl of rumours about the host's alleged mean behaviour, her production company has spoken out.

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Supreme Court ruled LGBT workers protected from discriminationWhile the Supreme Court ruled that LGBT people are protected from workplace discrimination, LGBT rights activists say there's more to be done.

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Same-sex couple both give birth after using £72 at home insemination kitsWhen a same-sex couple both used £72 at home insemination kits, they never imagined that they would both become pregnant on the first try.

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Gia Gunn: Drag Race legend apologises for calling coronavirus a hoaxThe Drag Race legend posted an apology video after throwing a viral tantrum last week.

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Trans people were promised change, but instead they face deepening prejudiceAs faith leaders, we deplore the government's silence on reports it plans to scrap a reform of the Gender Recognition Act, say Jayne Ozanne of the Church of England's General Synod and Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah.

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Montenegro: Tiny Balkan country just legalised same-sex civil partnershipsMontenegro has just voted to legalise same-sex civil partnerships, becoming the first European country outside of Western Europe and the European Union to do so.

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Welcome to Chechnya reviewDavid France's tremendously bleak film about the persecution of LGBT people in Chechnya, is both a testament to human kindness and a grim portrait of suffering.

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LGBT+ rights in the Eastern neighbourhood: a geopolitical issue?The Eastern neighbourhood is often seen as caught between the European Union and Russia, including over LGBT+ rights.

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A Black Transgender Woman Was Killed On Pride's Last DayMerci Mack is at least the 18th trans person killed so far in 2020.

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LGBT suicide: 'There was no support there for me'Eight charities told BBC News they've had more LGBT people seeking suicide prevention support during lockdown.

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Polish LGBTs' future at stake in runoff presidential electionPoland's anti-gay right-wing president, Andrzej Duda, was forced into a runoff election against his pro-LGBT liberal opponent, Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski.

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The Census can't keep LGBTQ people in the closet50 years after the first Pride march, much progress has been made by way of LGBTQ rights.

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South Africa's upper parliament just passed a bill that bars marriage officers from objecting to same-sex weddingsLawmakers in the upper house of South Africa's parliament passed a bill Wednesday that bars marriage officers from objecting to marrying same-sex couples.

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HIV medications may lower the risk of COVID and getting severe coronavirus symptomsThe huge new study found that people taking HIV medications got coronavirus less often and, if they did, were hospitalized less.

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Town officials refused to recognise Pride Month because it didn't include 'Straight Pride'Residents at a Emo, Canada, organised an 'ambush' Pride after town officials refused to recognise Pride if there were no 'Straight Pride' flags.

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Lockdown: Suicide fears soar in LGBT communityThere has been a significant rise during lockdown in the UK in the number of LGBT people seeking suicide-prevention support.

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Billy Porter says religious homophobes don't need to worry about his 'salvation'In becoming the first openly gay man to cover ESSENCE magazine, Billy Porter delivered a grand creed on the impunity felt by those who slay Black folk and addressed the concerns expressed by religious homophobes over his "salvation".

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Enraged woman yells "Keep your HIV! " at Black Lives Matter protestorsThe woman, who appears to be a Trump supporter, yelled at anti-racism protestors about "HIV" in the viral video.

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Republican candidate posted racist and anti-LGBTQ messages to Facebook. The state GOP endorsed him.Mark Cargile is running for Congress, promoting COVID conspiracy theories, using the n-word on Facebook, and saying LGBTQ people want to destroy society.

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Russia backs homophobic constitution handing Putin 16 more yearsVoters in Russia have backed a new constitution that reinforces a ban on same-sex marriage and enables president Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036.

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South Korea president remains silent on equality lawSouth Korean president Moon Jae-in has remaine silent on a proposed equality law which would protect LGBT+ people from discrmination.

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A man proposes to his boyfriend in the sweetest viral video you'll see today"What are you doing? " he asked before he started crying tears of joy.

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Straight men reveal what they fear makes them look gayStraight men have revealed a few of the things they'd like dabble in if they weren't considered "gay" or "unmanly", ranging from skincare to sewing.

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Munroe Bergdorf schools Baroness Nicholson on 'casual' transphobiaModel and trans activist Munroe Bergdorf has kindly accepted Baroness Nicholson's apology for sharing racist and transphobic content about her, while at the same time schooling her on why racism and transphobia is never "casual".

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Trans teen was so brutally beaten that he was put on a ventilator for a month and needs surgery"He could barely speak, barely breathe," his mom said after she found him lying on the floor after the attack.

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Homophobic cyclist punches driver in face and shuts his leg in car doorA cyclist in Northampton, England launched an attack against a motorist, shouting homophobic abuse at the victim while punching him in the face.

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Pride celebrations stir tensions in TurkeyThis year's LGBT Pride celebrations have exposed fault lines in Turkey as authorities called for caution against what they call LGBT propaganda, while companies who adopted rainbow colours on social media have faced boycott calls.

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The Last of Us Part 2 director addresses backlash, HBO adaptationThe Last of Us Part 2 has suffered a backlash with negative player reviews targeting its voice actors.

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Civitas: Right-wing think tank wants trans kids to be misgendered at schoolA Civitas think tank report has demanded that transgender young people who do not have "permission" from their parents should be misgendered at school.

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Black trans woman character in "Bob's Burger" character is played by a white man. That will change.The show's creator said he "profoundly regrets" casting white actors to play Black characters.

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Trans dog walker stoned by vicious gang of teens on bikes in BirminghamBirmingham police are investigating a suspected "transgender hate attack" after a gang of teens on bikes pelted a dog walker with a bottle and stones.

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Baroness Nicholson will not be investigated for Munroe Bergdorf commentsThe House of Lords will not investigate Baroness Nicholson for sharing "racist and transphobic" abuse about Black trans model Munroe Bergdorf.

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This guy came out as gay in the most ingenous way on family quiz nightTikTok user Brennan Gregg shared how he came out as gay to his parents while having a family quiz night on Kahoot, and it will melt your heart.

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Russians Celebrate LGBT Pride in Front of U.S. Embassy's Rainbow FlagDespite backlash against the flag among Russians, some Muscovites posed with it to show their support for gay rights.

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Town rejects Pride resolution because there's no "Straight Pride." So they got ambushed.Over 70 vehicles descended on the town with rainbow flags and feather boas. "It exceeded our wildest expectations."

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Fitness With Kenta SekiThe It Gets Better Project exists to uplift, empower, and connect LGBTQ+ youth around the globe.

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Black trans woman murdered in Texas, America's deadliest stateAn unamed 22-year-old Black trans woman has been found dead in a parking lot in Dallas, Texas, with apparent gunshot wounds.

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Activists Deploy Performance and Vulva Art to Free Russian Artist and LGBT Activist Yulia TsvetkovaArtists and activists from the around the world use creative actions to demand the release of 27-year-old feminist artist and LGBT activist...

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Gay club finally closes its doors after coronavirus cases skyrocketA gay club in Atlanta has finally decided to close its doors until further notice, after a club night last weekend led to several partygoers contracting coronavirus.

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Reddit bans anti-transgender "feminist" community for hate speechReddit has slashed thousands of communities that traffic in hate speech, including forums for Trump supporters and anti-transgender activists.

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Massive LGBT protest sweeps Chicago amid coronavirus fears'This march is basically us going back to the roots of the original reason why Pride existed in the first place,' said the organizer, who also complained that 'white queers are prioritized.'

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Straight guy reveals how his bisexual girlfriend coming out opened his eyes to prejudiceJames Matthewson discusses the ways in which biphobia is rampant even in the LGBT+ community, which has taken a toll on his bisexual girlfriend.

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High School Musical creator confirms fan favourite Ryan is gayHigh School Musical creator Kenny Ortega has said that fan-favourite character Ryan stayed in the closet because Disney weren't "ready" for an openly gay character.

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Overwhelming majority Gen Z trans people have only come out onlineAlmost eight in 10 Gen Z transgender people have only come out online and are still closeted in real life, according to a report by Tinder.

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Nikki Blonsky: Hairspray star confided in John Travolta before coming outNikki Blonsky has revealed she came out to her former Hairspray co-star John Travolta before she released her coming out video.

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Lady Lumley's pupils confirm homophobia 'endemic' denied by the schoolFormer students of Lady Lumley's School have confirmed "systemic homophobia and bullying culture" as the headteacher tries to quash an Ofsted report.

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Iraqi news media 'promoting hate speech' against LGBT peopleIraqi print, online and TV have seen a large spike in largely negative coverage of LGBT rights and individuals, new report says.

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Luke Evans and boyfriend share rare look at their relationshipLuke Evans and his boyfriend Rafa Olarra shared a selfie on Instagram, giving fans a rare insight into their relationship/.

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Supreme Court's LGBT Discrimination Ruling Forces Harvard To End Ban on Single-Gender ClubsThis may take a little explanation. In 2016, Harvard leaders decided that they didn't like the school's exclusive, single-gender final clubs, dismissing them as creating "forms of privilege and exclusion at odds with deepest values." It had stopped formally recognizing them in 1984, but they decided to put the screws to any student who continued...

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Paris Jackson reveals her father Michael would tease her about liking girls as she opens up about her sexualityIn the show's debut episode, released Tuesday the daughter of Michael Jackson explained: "I never thought I'd end up with a dude, I thought I'd end up marrying a chick or..."

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The One with Nikki SymmonsFrom getting her start in sport to some of the highs and lows of her international career; the things she accomplished in sport to what she didn't quite manage to achieve; to her coming out experiences and the campaign for marriage equality in Ireland...

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Creating a LGBT-inclusive environment in retailStonewall discuss approaches retailers can take to create a more inclusive environment for LGBT staff and customers.

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17 Coming-Out Stories That Will Warm Your Heart"He told me that it was okay, he still loved me, and I was beautiful just the way I was."

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16 Queer-Owned Businesses You Should Bookmark Immediately"Bookmark this tab, bookmark this tab, bookmark this tab" — you going through this list.

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Achilles and PatroclusToday's episode deals with the Ancient Greek mythological figures Achilles and Patroclus. Join us as we unravel two and a half thousand years of scholarship, compare the Trojan War with the Vietnam War and discuss whether one word can change the whole meaning of a text.

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Bishop issues statement on anti-LGBT postLafayette Bishop Douglas Deshotel has issued a statement about a controversial post on a local church's Facebook.

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Peru's biggest LGBT club reopens as market to survive pandemicWith nightclubs staying closed because of coronavirus, ValeTodo Downtown's famed drag queens will start selling groceries as the venue reinvents itself.

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Pride in Pictures: Living onMark has attended more Pride events than most people may have had a chance to - and he's not slowing down, either.

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We can't talk about LGBT health without remembering Virginia BrooksA little-known researcher's theory on the experience of queer people continues to reverberate to today.

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Here Is What New York Pride Protestors Say They Want For The Future"It's 2020, and we are still dealing with issues that we've been dealing with for hundreds of years."

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SCOTUS rules that anti-LGBTQ religious schools have a right to taxpayer moneyThe ruling paves the way for anti-LGBTQ organizations of all sorts to start demanding taxpayer money in the name of religious freedom.

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Turkey cries 'LGBT propaganda' after official faces backlash for pedophilia tweetActivists saw the tweet from the head of Turkish Red Crescent as targeting the LGBTI community and say such rhetoric puts it at greater risk.

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Citing Supreme Court's LGBT-Discrimination Decision, Harvard Ends Sanctions Against Single-Gender ClubsThe reversal — which depends on legal reasoning in the Supreme Court's recent decision against LGBTQ workers — represents a surprising victory for the single-gender organizations fighting Harvard's policy in federal court.

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Jari Jones: Meet the Black trans plus-sized Calvin Klein model who's taken over New YorkCars drive past a billboard featuring Black trans model and activist Jari Jones in an advertisement for Calvin Klein.

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Pride in Pictures: Note to the librarianPride in San Francisco has indirectly brought the LGBTQ community together with the librarian community for some time.

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Despite racial marginalization, Black transgender women "at the front" of the LGBT movementThe 51st annual Pride Month was commemorated amidst the coronavirus pandemic and a national and international uprising against anti-Black racism and police brutality sparked by the killing of George Floyd.

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Cardi B hits back at homophobia and transphobia accusations: "I support the LGBT community"Cardi B has hit back at accusations that she is homophobic and transphobic, having previously revealed that she identifies as bisexual.

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Anti-trans harassment and abuse have happened under the AFL-CIO's roof. We won't give it a home.At this crossroads in history, the labor movement will stand shoulder to shoulder with Black transgender workers and affirm through our actions that Black Trans Lives Matter.

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UK's biggest LGBT-inclusive swingers festival cancelled due to social distancingOrganisers behind the Aurora Lifestyle Festival, described as "the UK's biggest and best adult LGBT communities and lifestyle festival", admitted Monday that couples eager to abandon their cooped-up coronavirus existences will have to wait till next year.

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Marsha P. Johnson: LGBT community pay tributes to the activistVideo updates on the latest news, including politics, sport, finance and showbiz. Plus the most weird and wonderful viral videos the internet has to offer.

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Laverne Cox explains to Kelly Clarkson why All Black Lives MatterLaverne Cox, actor, LGBT+ activist and trans icon, perfectly explained in an interview with Kelly Clarkson why All Black Lives Matter.

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Mike Pence, who 'really believes all lives matter', wants Trump to win so he can appoint more conservative justicesVice president Mike Pence has called for people to re-elect Donald Trump in order to stack the Supreme Court with more conservatives.

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Kelly Clarkson covers Taylor Swift's "You Need to Calm Down" for LGBTQ fansThe singer wraps up Pride month with a cute video that gives a nod to both Swift and the LGBTQ community.

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Kristian Rouse: Black trans teen fought for his life after attackPolice are investigating a brutal attack on Kristian Rouse, a Black trans teen who was almost beaten to death in his own apartment.

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Kerem Kinik: Turkey defends humanitarian NGO chief over controversial LGBT tweetKerem Kinik said his comments on Gay Pride Day were aimed only at paedophiles. But they drew a wave of criticism.

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School of Rock: Billy actor Brian Falduto sings about growing up gaySchool of Rock icon Billy, also known as actor Brian Falduto, is all grown up and has a new song about his experiences as a gay youth in the church.

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Asda apologises for LGBT kids' pack parents said 'promoted paedophilia'Asda has apologised for promoting an LGBT education pack which parents said normalised paedophilia. The supermarket's George department emailed customers.

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Orville Peck covers Bronski Beat's queer anthem Smalltown BoyOrville Peck covered Bronski Beat's seminal queer anthem "Smalltown Boy" as part of Spotify's Pride Month celebrations, and we're not crying, you are.

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Police are staying silent about the murder of 17-year-old transwoman Brayla StonePolice deliberately haven't said if they have any suspects or a motive, the media continues to deadname her, and an Instagram user is claiming he was paid to kill her.

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Turkey defends Red Cross boss accusing LGBT+ people of paedophiliaTurkey defended Red Crescent boss Kerem Kinik after he accused LGBT+ people of paedophilia in a despicable tweet.

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An interview with LGBT club Bad MittensIn late 2018, Badminton England caught up with a Leeds LGBT club, 'The Bad Mittens' as they were paving the way for even more people to pick up a racket and get involved in badminton.

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Broadway will not reopen in 2020 as bosses struggle with social distancingBroadway theatres will not be reopening in 2020, it has been announced, amid doubts about the future of live theatre after Coronavirus.

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Italy Towards Its First Law On Hate Crimes Against LGBT PeopleThe law against homophobia and transphobia brings together five draft laws sketched over the years, and also involves the crime of misogyny.

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Post Office staffer 'Courtney' shuts down anti-LGBT+ Twitter trollsA Post Office employee known only as Courtney has become queer Twitter's new hero after they shut down anti-LGBT+ trolls complaining about a Pride campaign.

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Five things LGBTQ older adults can do to get connected and overcome social isolationSocial isolation is a health risk for all seniors, especially older LGTBQ people. But there are resources to empower you to fight it.

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Controversial cartoon Bob's Burgers says its Black trans sex worker character will no longer be voiced by a white cis manBob's Burgers has finally announced that the character of Marshmallow, a Black trans sex worker, will no longer be voice by a white cisgender man.

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"Orange Is The New Black" star Taylor Schilling comes out in her girlfriend's Instagram postThe couple came out during Pride month on Instagram, but in the past, Schilling has been cagey about her sexuality.

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24 Products From Queer-Owned Businesses That'll Probably Make People Ask "Where Did You Get That? "From jaw-dropping accessories to bold tops, your wardrobe is about to get a whole lot more fun.

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Digital Drag with House Of LanvinThe It Gets Better Project exists to uplift, empower, and connect LGBTQ+ youth around the globe.

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Trump appointee Merritt Corrigan thinks drag queens are 'Satanic'Merritt Corrigan, a Trump apointee to USAID, said lined drag queens to Satan "and those who carry out his agenda of appalling sexual perversion".

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HIV prevention drug PrEP to be rolled out on the NHS in WalesThe once-a-day drug, which prevents people without HIV from acquiring the virus when taken correctly, will be made available across Wales "for all people for whom it is clinically appropriate".

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Joe Biden's lead with LGBTQ voters is so massive even Republicans are planning to vote for himAlmost a quarter of LGBTQ Republicans have a favorable opinion of Joe Biden and a lot of them say they plan to vote for the former Vice President.

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Putin allies want ambassador to 'burn in hell' for 'promoting LGBT agenda'Pro-Putin lawmakers in Russia have called for Canada's ambassador to be punished for supposedly promoting an "LGBT agenda" in the country.

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Mike Pence gives sermon to packed anti-LGBT church in COVID hotspotUS vice president Mike Pence gave a sermon this week to an anti-LGBT+ megachurch packed with more than 2,000 people in a COVID-19 hotspot.

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Muslim Brotherhood extremists calls for queer people to be slaughteredAn Istanbul-based TV channel affiliated with the Egyptian extremist group Muslim Brotherhood has called for all homosexuals to be slaughtered.

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Kemi Badenoch hints at Equality Act change to 'protect single-sex spaces'Conservative equalities minister Kemi Badenoch says the government could change the Equality Act 2010 to "protect single-sex spaces" from trans women.

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Without Pride, some LGBT Minnesotans feel isolated during pandemicWhile the jubilant crowds and large gatherings were missing from this year's Pride celebrations, the rainbows and glitter have moved to digital spaces, private parties or socially distant celebrations.

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Andy Cohen officiates same-sex wedding 'in front of Patti LaBelle, a gay shark and the woman who wrote Bug a Boo', and it's a hot messCohen said: "Dearly beloved Watch What Happens Live! fans and people at home who haven't worn pants in three months, we are gathered here tonight in front of Patti LaBelle, a gay shark, the woman who wrote 'Bug a Boo', and another who pats the puss, to join this man Justin and this man Robert in virtual Internet matrimony, unless their wifi...

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UK's biggest LGBT-inclusive swingers festival cancelled due to social distancingOrganisers behind the Aurora Lifestyle Festival, described as "the UK's biggest and best adult LGBT communities and lifestyle festival", admitted Monday that couples eager to abandon their cooped-up coronavirus existences will have to wait till next year.

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Lapsley comes out as a 'proud bisexual womxn' in candid Instagram postLapsley has come out as bisexual after alluding to her sexuality in the song "Womxn".

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Safety fears as charity subjected to vile, hate filled attacksThe only third sector news outlet in Scotland dedicated to sharing news from charities and voluntary organisations.

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Painting of first gay kiss in British theatre is now under public ownershipThe paintings by the celebrated artist Leonard Rosoman depict the famous drag ball scene in John Osborne's controversial 1965 play ‘A Patriot for Me'.

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Laverne Cox: Fighting for Trans LivesLaverne Cox talks about "The Transgender Tipping Point" headline on her historic Time magazine cover, Aimee Stephens, and why she's done debating whether trans is real.

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Jameela Jamil hopes lockdown has made her less problematicJameela Jamil said she's grateful for lockdown affording her the time to educate herself, and to work towards becoming a "less problematic, less ignorant person".

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'I binged Six Feet Under just for the gayness of it': LGBT celebs on their favourite queer TVStars including Russell T Davies, Joe Lycett, Nick Grimshaw, Will Young and Jade Anouka remember the TV shows that gave a voice to the LGBTQ+ community.

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Marsha P. Johnson: Trans icon and Stonewall hero stars in Google DoodleMarsha P. Johnson, the transgender activist and Stonewall Riots hero, has been honoured with a Google Doodle 18 years after her death.

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Leaders from every major religion join forces to support LGBT communityLeaders, religious figures and academics across every major religion in the UK and Ireland have joined forces to fight anti-LGBT+ discrimination.

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How Sainsbury's and Co-op take pride in LGBT diversityThe retailers are among just a few in the sector to be recognised for their work on inclusion.

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Coronavirus: LGBT writers' group sees demand surgeOut On The Page moves to virtual meetings amid a surge in demand for its workshops.

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Turkey defends anti-LGBT tweet by head of Turkish Red CrescentSenior official defends remarks in which Kerem Kinik said LGBT people sought to 'impose their paedophiliac dreams'

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Trinity K Bonet On Taylor Swift, Cardi B And The Vmas!QWEENS AROUND THE COUNTRY is our new bi weekly series where we check in with our favorite qweens around the country to see how they are doing, whats keeping them occupied during quarantine and of course what they think about the current season of Drag Race.

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50 Products To Try If You Want To Support Queer And Black-Owned BusinessesI'd go ahead and just bookmark this for all future shopping.

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Out and Proud: Fearless Malaysian defies hate with fabulous images of the LGBT communityPhotographer Daniel Adams opens up about keeping the discourse on LGBT issues alive in conservative Malaysia, through his work.

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No release order yet for LGBT protesters, MPD chief saysThere is no release order yet for the rallyists from the LGBT community who held a protest action in Mendiola, Manila last Friday, the chief of the Manila Police District said on Tuesday.

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Putting the T in LGBT: Nothing Keeps Alexis Nicole Whitney DownAlexis Nicole Whitney won't let anything slow her down. She is one of the many LGBTQ community members who lives her life loud and proud.

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GayTalk 2.0On today's episode, the boys attempt to get into weekends, but the Dish takes over.

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Calming Pilates With Nicole BushThanks to classical pilates + breathwork guide Nicole Bush for teaching this calming class sponsored by Fabletics during It Gets Better: A Digital Pride Experience!

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Funny Gay Tweets From This WeekGay Twitter is arguably the best part of Twitter. And honestly, we're all in need of some laughs right now, so enjoy the best gay tweets of the week.

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LGBT Meeting Professionals Association Elects New Board ChairToday, the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association announces Derrick Johnson, II, CMP, DES as the new Executive Board Chairperson.

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37 Cool Products From Queer-Owned BusinessesA Cher-inspired candle, a graphic jumpsuit, gay cats in clothes stickers, and more amazing items from LGBTQIA+ creators.

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Philippines Police Crack Down on LGBT ProtestOn June 26, police in Manila arrested at least 20 people at an LGBT Pride event protesting an anti-terrorism bill that threatens rule of law in the Philippines.

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Pride in Pictures: First time outJazz's first time experience at Pride as an out queer woman came with the opportunity to hear their stories directly from them.

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Gabon just officially decriminalised gay sex in a landmark and historic vote for the Central African nationIn a momentous landslide victory for LGBT+ activists, the upper house of parliament in Gabon, the Senate, voted to decriminalize homosexuality.

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Reddit just banned its viciously transphobic 'gender critical' page amid vigorous crackdown on hate speechReddit, one of the largest social networking and imageboard websites, has banned one of the most prolific "gender critical" communities as part of a sweeping overhaul of hate speech policies.

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Mike Pence spoke to 2,100 people jammed into an anti-LGBTQ megachurch in a COVID hotspotPence helped lure over 2,000 people into a Dallas church to hear him speak live, even though the city is experiencing a serious COVID-19 outbreak.

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6 Reasons LGBTQ People Need To Defund The PoliceAs a Black queer man in America, I know far too well that the police have only continued to hurt bodies like mine throughout history even after many alleged reforms, writes Preston Mitchum.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoff with Warsaw mayorHis immediate return to a theme he has raised frequently during his campaign was an indication that he is heading into a tight race with Warsaw's centrist mayor by seeking to win the votes of those on the far right, not the political centre.

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The history of Pride in just six minutesPride has a long history in America, but this video is a lot quicker if you're looking to brush up on history.

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Jaden Smith condemns Shane Dawson for sexualising his then 11-year-old sister WillowShane Dawson weathered intense criticism last Saturday after Jaden Smith condemned the YouTuber over a crude video involving Jaden's then 11-year-old sister, Willow.

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LGBT, Honor Code controversy took a backseat to COVID-19Since that first protest, several changes have been made, including the addition of third-party observers to the Honor Code's disciplinary processes.

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"Hairspray" star Nikki Blonsky comes out as gay on TikTokActor Nikki Blonsky, who won a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Tracy Turnblad in the 2007 movie version of Hairspray, has come out on the viral video site TikTok.

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319: Carry Your GaysLeigh and Ellie talk about how to carry your gays and how to create better LGBTQ media.

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Pride in Israel: Gay embassy official on successes and work still to be doneThe gay cultural attaché for the Embassy of Israel in London has spoken about the significance of Pride in Israel, and what still needs to be fought for.

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JK Rowling leaves Harry Potter video game developers 'uncomfortable'Developers working on a Harry Potter video game have voiced discomfort with author JK Rowling and her beliefs about trans people.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoff with Warsaw mayorPoland's conservative president Andrzej Duda has promised to protect traditional Polish values against LGBT rights after a first-round presidential election that gave him the most votes but forced him into a runoff.

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17 New York guards disciplined for letting a trans prisoner choke to death on her own vomitA psychiatrist said that it was risky to put 27-year-old trans inmate Layleen Xtravaganza Cubilette-Polanco into a cell on her own.

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Locals have genius solution after police made mayor take down Pride flagPolice in Spain made the mayor of a small town take down a Pride flag because it was "illegal" - but locals were having none of it.

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Hungary's transgender community is under threat. Why won't the EU speak up?Many transgender and intersex people are living in limbo since their rights have been stripped away.

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Ben Aldridge: Fleabag star comes out as member of LGBT communityBen Aldridge, who starred in British, came out as a member of the LGBT+ community in a reflective Instagram post.

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Pearl Mackie, who played Doctor Who's first lesbian companion, just came out as a proud bisexual womanPearl Mackie, who played the first lesbian companion to Doctor Who, has proudly come out as bisexual in a moving Instagram post.

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Reading terror attack suspect charged with murderReading terror attack suspect Khairi Saadallah has been charged with three counts of murder and three counts of attempted murder.

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Not even the coronavirus pandemic could stop these right-wingers staging a pathetic Straight Pride protestA 'Straight Pride' event was held in València, Spain, because, truly, straight people are being so marginalized right now at this specific moment.

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Democrats push to rename John Wayne Airport over actor's white supremacy and homophobiaThere are calls to rename John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California, over his white supremacist and homophobic beliefs.

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Products From Queer-Owned Businesses Reviewers Truly LoveHand soap, jewelry, and clothing that support the LGBTQIA+ community — what's not to love?

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Burger King changes logo to "Burger Queer" to honor Pride monthBurger King Mexico teamed up with a local on-demand delivery app to show they are out, loud, and proud.

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Crescent says LGBT tweet by its Turkey head is 'offensive'The global Red Cross and Red Crescent network said on Monday that comments about the LGBT community by one of its vice-presidents, who also heads its Turkish unit, were wrong and offensive.

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J.K. Rowling deletes tweet praising author Stephen King after he says "trans women are women"Rowling spent the weekend painting trans women as sexual predators and thoughts she had found an ally in the horror author.

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Red Cross and Red Crescent says LGBT tweet by its Turkey head is 'offensive'The global Red Cross and Red Crescent network said on Monday that comments about the LGBT+ community by one of its vice-presidents, who heads its Turkish unit, were "wrong and offensive".

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Beyonce calls on voters to 'dismantle racism' in BET Awards speechBeyoncé accepted a BET Award for her humanitarian work from Michelle Obama, and called on voters to dismantle racism in a stirring acceptance speech.

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Justine Greening calls on Liz Truss to save the UK's shrinking LGBT sceneJustine Greening, the first-ever openly lesbian cabinet minister, writes for PinkNews about her campaign to save the nation's shrinking LGBT+ venue scene.

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On Stonewall anniversary, the NYPD launched a brutal unprovoked attack on LGBTQ peopleAs Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted about honoring Stonewall, the NYPD was unleashing pepper spray on LGBTQ people dancing in celebration.

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Declan Flynn: Murdered gay man galvanised Ireland's Pride movementDeclan Flynn was brutally murdered in Dublin's Fairview Park in September 1982.

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Stonewall Inn: Half a million dollars raised to protect historic queer barAfter warnings that it might shut its doors for good, people have raised $250,000 to secure the future of the Stonewall Inn.

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Edmonton Eskimos fires Christion Jones over homophobic Twitter rantThe Edmonton Eskimos released Christion Jones after he went on a homophobic rant on Global Pride Day, tweeting: "Man ain't suppose to be with a man."

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoffPoland's conservative president, Andrzej Duda, promised Monday to protect traditional Polish values against LGBT rights after a first-round presidential election that gave him the most votes but forced him into a runoff.

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Tony Perkins group asks God to protect kids from Biden and LGBT rightsTony Perkins' Family Research Council is asking God to protect the "purity" of America's children from Joe Biden's pro-LGBT+ policies.

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Barrister raises £60k to sue chambers and charityAllison Bailey has lodged a claim at the employment tribunal against Garden Court Chambers and Stonewall, alleging she was victimised after helping set up the LGB Alliance, an organisation that criticises Stonewall's approach to transgender rights.

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Inventor of the gender reveal party regrets 'creating a monster' now that she's mother to a gender non-conforming kidThe inventor of the gender reveal party trend for heterosexuals says she wouldn't throw another one and supports her trans daughter.

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Nikki Blonsky: Hairspray star comes out as gay in Diana Ross TikTokNikki Blonsky, star of Hairspray, has come out as gay in the best possible way: by lip-syncing to "I'm Coming Out" by Diana Ross.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoff with Warsaw mayorHis immediate return to a theme he has raised frequently during his campaign was an indication that he is heading into a tight race with Warsaw's centrist mayor by seeking to win the votes of those on the far right, not the political centre.

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How this dancer overcame discrimination from the LGBT community and became a confident gay manAsit Baran Biswas learns and teaches Odissi, embraces the androgyny on stage to spread awareness about the LGBTQIA+ community through his performances.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoff with Warsaw mayorHis immediate return to a theme he has raised frequently during his campaign was an indication that he is heading into a tight race with Warsaw's centrist mayor by seeking to win the votes of those on the far right, not the political centre.

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Polish presidential election results: Duda and Trzaskowski faace run-offThe Polish presidential election saw Poland's anti-LGBT+ President Andrzej Duda lead in the first round, but the close result has triggered a second round.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoff with Warsaw mayorPoland's conservative president Andrzej Duda has promised to protect traditional Polish values against LGBT rights after a first-round presidential election that gave him the most votes but forced him into a runoff.

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'LGBT-free zones' in Poland are 'unacceptable', says EU Commissioner for EqualityAs the world marks "Global Pride" on June 27th, we speak to the EU's first-ever Commissioner for Equality.

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New York Queer Liberation March marred by police brutalityA New York City Queer Liberation March, held on the anniversary of Stonewall and the first Pride, was marred by NYPD shoving and pepper spraying people.

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Thomas Beattie: Footballer came out as gay because he was 'exhausted'Retired footballer Thomas Beattie has said he told the world he was gay because he was tired of "coming out on a daily basis".

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JK Rowling deletes praise for Stephen King after he declares unequivocally that trans women are womenJK Rowling has removed a tweet praising horror author Stephen King, after he unequivocally declared that trans women are women.

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Keir Starmer reveals his 'way forward' for trans rights in the UKLabour leader Keir Starmer has commented on the debate over trans rights in the UK, saying that "everybody to stop chucking bricks at each other".

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Taylor Swift blasts 'brutal' 2020 census for excluding and erasing trans and non-binary peopleTaylor Swift has blasted the US census for only having two gender options, saying that erasing a community gives "every excuse" not to support them.

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Who was Marsha P Johnson and how did she pioneer the LGBT US movement?Google is honouring activist Marsha P Johnson with a Doodle more than 50 years after the Stonewall Riots, and a year after the self-identified drag queen was posthumously honoured as a grand marshal of the New York City Pride March.

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Turkey defends anti-gay tweet by head of Turkish Red CrescentTurkey defended an anti-gay tweet by the head of the Turkish Red Crescent, describing him as a victim of "LGBT propaganda" after his comments were condemned by an international body.

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Polish president attacks LGBT rights as he heads to runoffPoland's conservative president, Andrzej Duda, promised Monday to protect traditional Polish values against LGBT rights after a first-round presidential election that gave him the most votes but forced him into a runoff.

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LGBTQ Pride Marchers Criticize NYPD Use Of ForceWitnesses said it was an otherwise "beautiful" and "peaceful" gathering.

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SarahTalk 204: Go West, Young Voter!Jared West is a 30-year-old gay progressive running to flip a red district in Florida.

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Barrister raises £60k to sue chambers and LGBT charityA criminal defence barrister who is suing her chambers and LGBT charity Stonewall for alleged victimisation has vowed 'not to be deterred' after her crowdfunding web page - which has raised over £60,000 - was suspended over the weekend.

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China's LGBT couples 'wed' online as gay marriage push stallsDespite a shake-up of China's marriage law last month - and a groundswell of support for same-sex unions in the socially conservative country - demands to make gay marriage legal have not been met.

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145. Kara SwisherJournalist Kara Swisher sits down with Cameron to discuss the recent decision from Twitter to fact check Tr*mp tweets, how the pandemic is accelerating certain business and tech trends, and talking with someone who is politically changing their tune.

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Campaign launched to help LGBT community at high risk of drug and alcohol addictionResearchers have found a higher level of substance misuse in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community as the 'gay scene' often involves going to pubs and clubs.

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China's LGBT couples 'wed' online as gay marriage push stallsEngaged for over three years, Guo and Zhu are fed up waiting for Chinese lawmakers to approve same-sex marriage - instead, they have turned online to gain recognition for their relationship.

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Sinead Harnett: At Home With our 'Quarantine Queen'R&B singer Sinéad Harnett talks her new song "Quarantine Queen", Pride, new music and her upcoming album, and how this moment has changed her creative process.

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One in four LGBT+ employees in the UK completely closeted at workResearch from Accenture suggests that, despite some signs of progress, LGBT+ employees face significant challenges at work.

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Coronavirus lockdown: Brazil's job fall guy: LGBT21.6% of the surveyed LGBT+ citizens of the country report being unemployed.

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Pride in Pictures: No photo availableNot all the submissions we received had photos with them, but they still deserve to be shared.

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Spanish village makes its own rainbow after council's gay pride flag bannedWhen police ordered a local mayor in southern Spain to take down a rainbow flag put up to celebrate gay pride on Friday because it was illegal, more than 300 households in the village rallied to the cause and flew their own flags.

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Walls never work, but Donald Trump has put up barriers between the U.S. and the worldRobert Frost knew that "Good fences make good neighbors" was wrong, but Trump doesn't get it.

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This ridiculously offensive political ad even includes an old woman spitting at a gay coupleA ridiculously homophobic ad that involves an old lady spitting at a gay couple that adopted a child is being aired in Russia ahead of a vote on constitutional amendments.

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Taiwan stages LGBT pride parade 'for the world'Taiwan has escaped the worst of the pandemic while hundreds of parades around the world have been axed.

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Jewish extremist group allegedly planning to disrupt Pride event wearing 'ridiculous hats' to blend inThe far-right group Lehava has reportedly instructed its members on how to go undercover at Pride, including tips on behaviour and clothing.

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Pride in Pictures: Families reconnectingA married couple reminisces on marching in a San Francisco Pride parade with an old friend as 'emotional and exhilarating'.

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A pride guide to lesser-known LGBTQ+ pride flagsAgender individuals identify with no gender or gender identity. The agender flag has seven stripes-light green, white, gray, and black going from center to edge.

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Black-run LGBT+ centre attacked by 'skinny white male' with a golf clubBystanders watched in horror as a man with a golf club smashed the windows of Oakland LGBTQ Community Centre in California.

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Billy Porter 'wept for an hour' when same-sex marriage was legalisedBilly Porter has revealed that he "wept for an hour" when the Supreme Court legalised same-sex marriage in a momentous 2015 ruling.

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Black gay Pennsylvania Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta is running for reelection"Pride is not about Coca-Cola or whoever painting a can rainbow colors. It's about this idea that everyday people, when they step up and demand change, they actually win a lot more than folks think."

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Thousands march in Manchester and London for Black Trans Lives MatterThousands took to the streets of Manchester and London this weekend for peaceful protests in solidarity with Black Trans Lives Matter.

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Policing body sends support to LGBT community after Reading terror attackTHE National Police Chiefs' Council has issued a message of support to the LGBT community in the wake of the Reading terror attack.

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Mexico's LGBT community holds world's largest online pride eventMexico's LGBTQI community along with celebrities came together for the world's largest online pride event, held virtually this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Football: Guerrero: Big-name footballers are still needed to defend the LGBT causeOn June 2, a parliamentary procedure was initiated in the Spanish Senate, which called for discrimination against sexual orientation, gender identity and expression of gender to be included in the country's law 19/2007, in addition to violence, racism, xenophobia and intolerance in sport.

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Taiwan holds LGBT pride parade despite coronavirusThe Taiwanese capital has held its annual LGBT pride parade, making it one of the few places in the world to proceed with such an event in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Taiwan goes ahead with LGBT pride parade after containing pandemicTaiwan is the only place in Asia where same-sex marriage is legal, and its liberal political system has long promoted human rights, free speech and freedom of assembly.

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Straight women think men holding cats are 'less masculine', says scienceStraight women find straight men holding cats "less masculine" and not as "dateable", according to an actual scientific study.

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Taiwan goes ahead with LGBT pride parade after containing pandemicTaiwan is the only place in Asia where same-sex marriage is legal, and its liberal political system has long promoted human rights, free speech and freedom of assembly.

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Over 30 people arrested in Russia for supporting an LGBT+ activist charged with spreading 'gay propaganda'Police in Russia have detained over 30 people for protesting the arrest of Yulia Tsvetkova, an LGBT+ and feminist activist charged with spreading 'gay propaganda'.

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10 Leeds LGBT heroes and their amazing contributions to the worldWe may not be able to celebrate Pride in the usual way, but we can celebrate ten of the city's most notable LGBT heroes; those who have either made an impact on sports or culture, or helped shape the city's LGBT inclusive image to this day.

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Tiktok star Bryce Hall apologises after backlash over insensitive 'heterophobia' commentThe YouTube and TikTok star Bryce Hall has apologised to his followers for an offensive tweet suggesting that 'heterophobia' is spreading on social media.

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Petition to replace statue of Christopher Columbus with Marsha P JohnsonOver 3,500 people have backed a petition to replace a New Jersey city's Christopher Columbus statue with one of Black trans activist Marsha P Johnson.

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Survey on acceptance in Indonesia gives hopes to LGBT communityUnited States-based Pew Research Institute polled 38,426 respondents across 34 countries from May to October last year and found that 9 percent of Indonesians agreed that homosexuality should be accepted by society, an increase from only 3 percent in 2013.

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Vietnam lotto shows just the ticket for marginalised LGBT communityNha Vy sings, dances and deals out lotto tickets at her tri-weekly shows with the Sai Gon Tan Thoi LGBT troupe Manan VATSYAYANA AFP.

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Taiwan holds LGBT pride parade despite coronavirus fearsThe parade in Taipei has drawn tens of thousands of people in the past, but participant numbers Sunday were reduced by both virus concerns and heavy rain.

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Advice From LGBTQ People To Their Younger Selves"The future's even brighter than you dreamed."

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Russia: Demonstrators detained at protest supporting LGBT artistMOSCOW — Police in Moscow detained dozens of demonstrators protesting a pornography charge brought against a Russian LGBT rights activist and artist.

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Kiwi pride: NZ on brink of LGBT recordNew Zealanders are poised to elect the gayest parliament in the world in September, vaulting the South Pacific past the world-leading United Kingdom for representation.

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LGBT groups urge council to walk the talk on funding plansA NETWORK of LGBT organisations in Glasgow has called on the council to provide public funding for services which support LGBT people in the city with their mental, physical and sexual health.

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Let The Fun BeginHealth #nutrition Trying to shift gears into prepping for my physique show.

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Russian police detain more than 30 LGBT activists in MoscowRussian police on Saturday detained more than 30 people, most of them women, who were staging separate one-person protests in central Moscow against charges of spreading pornography levelled against a prominent LGBT activist, a monitoring group said.

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Lima's landmark LGBT club turns market for PrideAs the coronavirus pandemic drove Global Pride events on Saturday to the internet, one LGBT club in the Peruvian capital of Lima has reopened - but instead of welcoming revellers it's trying to attract shoppers after repurposing its space to create a grocery store.

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Why We March For HIV+ Black Women And Queer Folks This PrideOn the 50th anniversary of New York City's first Pride march, the women of ACT UP/NY pen a letter explaining why HIV+ Black women and queer folks must be centered in their movement to end AIDS.

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Pride in Pictures: Finding communityEven at Pride, not everyone gets to find people just like them. Ethan was able to.

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