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"Christian" Haunted House Includes Depictions Of Pulse Massacre

“Christian” Haunted House Includes Depictions Of Pulse Massacre<p>At a public elementary school, no less.<p>A Chicago haunted house is being criticized for …

Horror

Marriage equality: George Brandis to ask cabinet to decide plebiscite wording

The attorney general, George Brandis, has said he plans to ask cabinet to decide on the wording of the same-sex marriage plebiscite in the next few weeks.<p>He also wants the plebiscite to be compulsory, and says the Australian electoral commissioner will hopefully provide guidance this week about how …

LGBTQI

Moving Forward Needs A Direction Different From The Right And Left

Over the last two years, as a particular business social network recently reminded, I’ve been writing about income inequality, and the many associated other types. It’s been through the lens of examining the problem and its variations and what is going wrong. A few readers have argued that if …

Insurance

Who is the transgender child and what should parents know?

Approximately 50 percent of transgender children and youth have considered suicide by the time they are 20 years old, according to the Youth Suicide …

Mental Health

Miss Major Is A Trans Elder And Stonewall Icon.. And She's Changing The World

"People have to get involved with this and not just one particular group -- it’s all of us or none of us."<p><i>This is the thirteenth and final installment in a series that aims to elevate some of the transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals who have played a significant role in the ongoing</i> …

Transgender children 'left with few options in Northern Territory'

Around the country there has been a huge spike in children seeking medical treatment to change their gender, but for transgendered kids in the …

Northern Territory

Let's skip plebiscite, free vote can quickly resolve marriage equality debate

All this is probably why support for a plebiscite has fallen to 48 per cent according to this week's Galaxy poll, from about 70 per cent in previous …

Exclusive interview with France's youngest and most controversial MP: Marion Maréchal-Le Pen on Brexit, the Nice attack, gay marriage and her aunt Marine

Marion Maréchal-Le Pen is stuck. A flooded tunnel has paralysed western Paris, leaving the rising star of France’s far right marooned somewhere between her two-year-old daughter’s nursery and the French Parliament. Infrequent updates arrive by text. "Young people," sighs her powerful adviser Arnaud …

Same-sex marriage: George Brandis says plebiscite is 'only way'

Senator Brandis said although he and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull wanted the plebiscite held this year, it may have to be early in 2017.<p>Labor has …

VPD confirms it will march in Pride Parade after concerns from Black Lives Matter movement

After Black Lives Matter Vancouver asked the Vancouver Police to voluntarily withdraw their float from the upcoming Pride Parade as a “show of …

Jerusalem rabbis speak out in support of the Pride Parade

Rabbi Donniel Hartman: everyone must fight for the place of LGBT community in society for Israel to be the homeland of the Jewish people.<p>><p>Havruta, an …

LGBTQI

Another man accused of being gay has been brutally executed by ISIS

ISIS has publicly executed yet another man accused of being gay by throwing him from a rooftop.<p><b>BEWARE: This article contains an image some may find</b> …

Sharia

25,000 attend Jerusalem pride parade under heavy security

Some 25,000 people were marching at the fifteenth annual Jerusalem gay pride parade under heavy security Thursday evening, according to police …

Israel

Five Things You Need to Know About Trump’s Anti-LGBTQ Record

This election year, everything we've fought for is on the line. We have seen so much progress for the LGBTQ community under the leadership of …

Major Corps Join HRC’s Business Coalition for the Equality Act | Human Rights Campaign

Today, ahead of the one-year anniversary of the introduction of the Equality Act, HRC announced that Adobe Systems Inc., Advanced Micro Devices Inc., …

Transgender Iowa prison nurse files complaint over restrooms

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A transgender prison worker filed a complaint with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission on Thursday saying state Department of …

Jose Antonio Vargas Calls Out the Irony of the GOP Applauding LGBTQ Rights in One Tweet

On Thursday evening, Donald Trump gave his Republican presidential nominee acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, …

A gay imam, fighting for tolerance

Ludovic-Mohamed Zahed has dedicated his life to fighting against those who believe Islam and homosexuality are incompatible. It's an uphill struggle …

Religion

What I Realized When Trump Said He Would Protect LGBTQ People

I realized something when the RNC broke out in applause when Trump said he would protect "L...G...B...T...Q" people and then praised them for applauding. We keep hearing how the main reason they love him is that he "tells the truth" when to the rest of us it's all lies. How could they fall for such …

Baltimore Pride Parade draws diverse crowd to celebrate LGBT community

Adorned with rainbow butterfly wings, fluorescent yellow shorts and multicolored hair, Jason Harder and Lance Garber of Westminster stood on Charles …

NYC cab driver to pay $14k to lesbian couple he ordered to stop kissing

A cab driver in New York City has been ordered to pay $14,000 to a lesbian couple who he told to stop kissing in the back of his car.<p>The NYC …

Lesbian

Inspired by Trump, Former KKK Leader Runs for Senate

The former grand wizard of the Klu Klux Klan has been inspired by Donald Trump to run for office.<p>David Duke announced Friday that he is running for …

Black Panther: World Of Wakanda Will Be Marvel’s Lead LGBTQ Title

It’s something Joe Glass twigged, in the Cup O Joe panel, at San Diego Comic-Con that I had not,<p>That the new <i>Black Panther: World Of Wakanda</i> series …

Why can’t the nation’s first legally nonbinary person get an ID?

In late April, retired military vet Jamie Shupe casually filled out a form at the Multnomah County courthouse in Portland, Oregon. Shupe was …

This is how Tanzania is cracking down on gays: banning lube

Tanzania has taken a step backwards by banning the sale and import of all personal lubricants, in an effort to halt gay sex in the East African …

Anna Richardson on the power of naked attraction and leaving her partner for Sue Perkins (but don't call her a lesbian)

Anna Richardson is showing me the gloriously blue-green plumage of her body art: it is a peacock’s tail feather rising from her, ahem, tailbone, emerging from the top of flesh-coloured underwear, before soaring up her lower back. It is, to be honest, exactly the sort of flamboyant tattoo one …

Gay rugby star Keegan Hirst accused of having a boyfriend despite appearing on First Dates

Britain’s first out gay Rugby League player has been accused of having a boyfriend despite going on Channel 4’s Celebrity First Dates.<p>On a special …

Dating

When Exactly Was America Great?

Donald Trump's campaign slogan is "Make America Great Again." But when exactly was America great?<p>This was the question Comedy Central's <i>The Daily Show</i> …

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