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Belarusian Fine For Gay Activist's Photos Hits 'Absurd New Low,' Amnesty Says

A Belarusian court has found a gay activist who posed for a photo holding a poster guilty of violating public assembly laws in what Amnesty …

LGBTQI

Viral Video Gives Chilling Glimpse into the Right’s Anti-Trans Campaign

The only way any of this video can be true is if everything the scientific community tells us is wrong.<p>That’s why the video attacks the vague, …

LGBTQI

A Prime Day Surprise: Amazon Strikes Continue to Spread Across Europe

It’s Christmas in July for Amazon, but during its 36-hour Prime Day promotion, warehouse workers across Europe are striking.<p>Chief executive Jeff …

Europe

Former Steeler Gabe Rivera dead at 57

Getty Images<p>Former Steelers defensive end Gabe Rivera died in San Antonio on Monday at the age of 57.<p>Rivera’s wife Nancy confirmed her husband’s …

Football (U.S.)

Papa John's Founder John Schnatter Says He Shouldn't Have Resigned Over That Racial Slur After All

Since Papa John’s founder John Schnatter resigned as chairman, in the wake of yet another racially tinged scandal, the company has been scrambling to …

John Schnatter

Tory MP who blocked upskirting bill objects to women's conference

Christopher Chope, the Conservative MP who achieved notoriety last month after blocking the progress of a bill to outlaw upskirting, has used parliamentary procedure to obstruct a plan to hold a global women’s conference in the Commons.<p>There were shouts of “shame” after the veteran MP for …

Great Britain

India Supreme Court says it may strike down law banning gay sex

India’s Supreme Court has signalled that it could strike down the country’s sodomy law.<p>Colonial-era penal code Section 377, which criminalises sex …

LGBTQI

How To Learn About The Future Of Artificial Intelligence And Work Without Leaving Your Office

Many business leaders stress over how to keep up in a competitive business world where things now change even before you finish reading this post. The pace of emerging technology only increases the pressure to stay well-informed. Budgets are not what they used to be when it comes to flying all over …

Artificial Intelligence

Puerto Rico allowing transgender people to fix birth certificates

Transgender people in Puerto Rico can now modify their birth certificates to match their gender identity, after activists won a lawsuit against the …

Puerto Rico

Sex scandals in the church: Great evils require great remedies

The bad witness of men of the Church forces us to take decisive actions that will help us recover the credibility and enthusiasm in the proclamation …

Christianity

Section 377: SC reserves order, verdict on constitutional validity likely before October

The top court had on July 12 said the social stigma and discrimination attached to the LGBTQ community would go if criminality of consensual gay sex …

LGBTQI

The rescued Thai boys are considering becoming monks — here's why

After their dramatic rescue from Nang Non cave, 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach are mourning the loss of a Thai Navy SEAL, Saman Gunan, who died …

Thai Navy

Victim of homophobic attack, who posted bloody selfie, says he ‘nearly fainted’ when Nicola Sturgeon praised him at Pride

A young gay man was harassed and attacked in the streets of a small village in Scotland has said he “nearly fainted” when Scotland’s first minister …

Scotland

Brooklyn girl, 13, allegedly told to 'move on' by school counselor after reporting rape: report says

An explosive lawsuit filed in Brooklyn on Friday alleged that a 13-year-old girl who informed school officials that she was raped by a classmate was told by a counselor days later, “if it happened, it happened—move on with your life,” The Daily News reported, citing the suit.<p>The victim-- who …

Crime

Virgin Mary statue appears to 'weep' olive oil tears that smell like roses

LAS CRUCES, N.M. — The Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces has made some progress investigating a Virgin Mary sculpture in a Hobbs, New Mexico church that appears to be weeping.<p>Bishop Oscar Cantú of the diocese — which spans all of southern New Mexico, including Hobbs — said Friday a sample of the fluid …

New Mexico

Annabelle Neilson, Muse of Alexander McQueen, Dies at 49

LONDON — Annabelle Neilson, a former model, children’s author, reality television personality and friend and confidante to cult fashion stars like Alexander McQueen and Kate Moss, died on Thursday. She was 49.<p>The police said they had been called to Ms. Neilson’s multimillion-dollar home in the …

Fashion Shows

Fox News pundit claims the B in LGBTQ stands for Bestiality

A pro-Trump Fox News pundit has claimed that the B in LGBTQ actually stands for bestiality.<p>Star Parker, a former Republican state congressional …

LGBTQI

A Megalithic Passage Tomb That Dates Back 5,500 Years Has Been Discovered In County Meath, Ireland

Archaeologists have hailed the exciting new discovery of the Megalithic tomb as the "find of a lifetime."<p>Archaeologists have hailed a new discovery …

Archaeology

University Plans To Require Students, Professors To Use Preferred Pronouns Or Else

The University of Minnesota has proposed a policy that would punish students and professors for not using someone’s preferred gender pronoun. Failure …

LGBTQI

Families Begin Burying the Dead After a Bloody Weekend in Nicaragua

(MANAGUA) — Families began burying the dead Monday following a bloody weekend in Nicaragua as police and paramilitary groups attacked roadblocks set …

Venezuela

With Kim Coco Iwamoto, Hawaii Could Make Trans History

If Kim Coco Iwamoto is elected as lieutenant governor in Hawaii, not only will she become the highest ranking out transgender elected official in the …

LGBTQI

Trump launches another birther conspiracy theory — this time about his own dad

President Trump has never been one to just casually accept people's accounts of their birthplaces. Apparently that now extends to his father.<p>Despite his dad being born in the United States to German American parents, Trump has gone around in recent days suggesting — and even outright stating, …

Donald Trump

Germany: We can no longer fully rely on U.S. White House

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's foreign minister said on Monday Europe could not rely on Donald Trump and needed to close ranks after the U.S. president called the European Union a "foe" with regard to trade.<p>"We can no longer completely rely on the White House," Heiko Maas told the Funke newspaper …

Donald Trump

Transubstantiation

This post continues from last week’s Christ’s Presence in the Eucharist. I suggest you read that post first. This post is part of a dialogue with …

Theology

Vatican Shocks Consecrated Virgins With New Ruling On Virginity

4:09 PM 07/16/2018<p>A new Vatican document sparked ire among consecrated virgins with a ruling that virginity is no longer a prerequisite to become a …

Christianity

Paris Jackson Wants to Know Why Her Sexuality Is News

She says she's been out since she was 14.<p>Paris Jackson is criticizing publications for treating her sexuality as news, saying that she's been out since she was 14.<p>On Saturday, according to <i>Entertainment Tonight</i>, the 20-year-old actor and model answered a fan's question on Instagram about whether she …

Paris Jackson

Gay couples must be allowed to adopt, rules federal judge

A federal judge has slapped down a lawsuit from a Christian adoption and fostering group which was censured for discriminating against same-sex …

LGBTQI

Survivor of Chechen 'Gay Purge' Is Kidnapped by Father in Russia

A gay survivor of a Chechen concentration camp was kidnapped by his father.<p>Zelimkhan Akhmadov had been taking out the trash Friday from a safehouse …

Chechnya

Model Mara Martin Walked the 2018 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Show While Breastfeeding

In recent years celebrities like Chrissy Teigen and Chelsea Peretti have been refreshingly open about the totally normal task breastfeeding and taking pumping breaks while working. We've also seen more representation of pregnant women and new mothers in fashion, both in campaigns and on the …

Breast Feeding

Government shuts down website for doctors searching for treatment guidelines

<b>(CNN) —</b> After Monday, the website for the National Guideline Clearinghouse, which provides access to guidelines for practicing medicine, will no longer be available to its users -- mostly doctors -- due to a lack of funding, according to an announcement posted on the site in April.<p>No stranger to …

Health Care