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Brussels attacks: Victims ID'd, loved ones sought

<b>(CNN) —</b> A mother of twins, a law student and a government worker were among the 31 people killed in Tuesday's blasts at a Brussels airport and train station.<p>The explosions wounded at least 270 people and left several more missing.<p>The victims span 40 nationalities. Here is what we know of some of …

Terrorism

North Korea: Nukes need to be ready for use

<b>(CNN) —</b> For a second day, North Korea appeared to be flexing its military muscles in the wake of a United Nations vote meant to cripple the nation's nuclear program.<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the country's "nuclear warheads need to be ready for use at any time," the North Korean state …

Creationist Who Thinks Obama Was Gay Prostitute May Get Voted Onto TX State Board of Ed

<b>Mary Lou Bruner</b> is poised to win a seat on Texas State Board of Education, and that should scare you. She is a creationist and conspiracy theorist …

Over Half of the Data From the Pluto Flyby Is Still On the Spacecraft

When New Horizons zipped past Pluto on July 14th, 2015, it collected a <i>lot</i> of data. Couple that with the spacecraft’s agonizing, 1-2 Kbps transfer …

China bans same-sex romance from TV screens

<b>Beijing (CNN) —</b> Chinese censors say television shows shouldn't include story lines involving gay relationships, plus other topics that "exaggerate the dark side of society," according to new guidelines.<p>The eight-page document on "vulgar, immoral and unhealthy content" posted on the website of the …

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Refugee boys should be taught about sex, LGBT rights and gender equality – Swedish campaigners

In the wake of the controversy over the alleged Cologne attacks on women, a Swedish Sex-Ed group is seeking to launch a training program to teach …

Between Equality and Brutality: Global Trends In LGBT Rights

Horrifying images posted on social media for all the world to see show men accused of homosexuality thrown off high buildings, stoned to death, or shot in the head by extremist groups, including the Islamic State (known as ISIS) in Iraq, Syria and Libya.<p>This was the worst, but by no means the only, …

LGBTQI

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Sorry, conservatives, but denying the gender wage gap is “truly delusional”

It’s time we understand inequality as a women’s issue, authors of a new report on women in the economy tell Salon<p>Elias Isquith<p>November 28, 2015 2:30pm (UTC)<p>For all of her talk of wanting to be (arguably) the first avowed feminist president, and wanting to use the office in order to champion the …

Here's A Stirring Anthem For Those In The World's Most Homophobic Countries

"We Know Who We Are" juxtaposes EDM beats with footage of anti-gay violence.<p>Detroit-based DJ Steven James teamed up with singer-songwriter Quentin Sound to create a harrowing anthem for gays and lesbians living in the world's most homophobic countries.<p>The music video for "We Know Who We Are" …

High Costs of Transgender Transition Can Have Dark Financial Legacy

NEW YORK — When Sara Davis Buechner began her transition from man to woman, she knew there were going to be emotional hurdles, like dealing with her family.<p>But there were financial costs, too. And she knew they were going to be forbidding.<p>Medical procedures like facial electrolysis cost $20,000. …

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Jailed clerk called Christian hero in scene gay rights activists hoped to avoid

As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr Martin Luther King.<p>Around the country, other supporters reached for biblical heroes, comparing her to Silas and …

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Religious freedom or discrimination? Gay wedding cake at center of Colorado Appeals Court case

A suburban Denver baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple will argue Tuesday before the Colorado Court of Appeals that his religious beliefs should protect him from sanctions against his business.<p>The case underscores how the already simmering tension between religious-freedom …

Kenyan politicians tell Barack Obama to leave 'gay rights' talk at home

Senior figures including the country's deputy president William Ruto warn Mr Obama not to seek to push the legalisation of homosexual rights 'and other dirty things' in conservative African countries<p>Barack Obama has been warned by senior Kenyan politicians not to raise the issue of homosexuality …

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The ugly war on gay rights: When “religious freedom” becomes “freedom from laws”

<b>(AP/Alonzo Adams/Reuters/Steve Nesius/WDG Photo via Shutterstock/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>With gay marriage legal, Ted Cruz wants to undermine the Constitution in the name of “religious liberty”<p>Simon Maloy<p>July 3, 2015 9:59am (UTC)<p>When the Supreme Court decision in Obergefell v. Hodges came down and …

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