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Simone Rocha For J Brand

SIMONE ROCHA is collaborating with J Brand to create a capsule collection, launching in late 2014. Previous designers to team up with the denim label …

Asifa Lahore, UK Drag Queen, Launches 'Tum Hi Ho LGBT' Campaign

Asifa Lahore is a prominent United Kingdom-based drag queen and DJ with a South Asian background and British upbringing. Seen as a global pioneering figure of the "Gayasian" community and a highly visible individual among the new generation of London drag queens, Lahore is embarking on a new …

Invisible Children 404: Russia's LGBT Youth Are Making a Stand

We all get a bit upset when we see the "404" or "Not Found" error message, which is a standard web code indicating you can't find what you're requesting. Bummer!<p>Now imagine what life is like for the participants of <i>Children 404</i>, a sure-hit documentary to come out later in 2014, based on the stories …

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Obama Takes Executive Action On Wages, But Not LGBT Workplace Discrimination

WASHINGTON -- In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Barack Obama will announce plans to sign an executive order to raise the minimum wage for workers under federal contracts to $10.10 per hour. Obama's strategy is to do what he can toward his goal of increasing pay for workers, …

Pope Francis And Gay Rights: Catholics Fight For LGBT Equality With #PopeSpeakOut Twitter Campaign

Though Pope Francis has been praised for his famously tolerant statement, "Who am I to judge a gay person of goodwill who seeks the Lord," there is a lot more that he could do to help LGBT people who are still legally and physically victimized all over the world.<p>That's why New Way Ministries is …

'Live And Let Love,' Sweden Campaign, Shows Support For LGBT Russians

Last October, we brought you the heartwarming story of 2,000 Swedes who gathered in the Olympic Stadium of Stockholm to sing the Russian national anthem in a statement of solidarity with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Russians.<p>Called "Live and Let Love," the final video of the event …

Katy Perry And Madonna Spotlight Russia's LGBT Injustices In New Art For Freedom Video

Katy Perry has spent January serving as the guest curator for Madonna's Art for Freedom initiative, and now the duo is showcasing the third in a series of PSAs from the movement called (We Are) #GayPropaganda. "The Peace Sign," along with the two previous videos, aims to shed light on LGBT …

'LGBT Fallen Heroes' Aims To Honor Late LGBT Service Members

The "LGBT Fallen Heroes Fund" is an organization that seeks to identify, honor and memorialize lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) police, firefighters, military, and EMS that have given their lives in service to their communities.<p>Many of these LGBT professionals are forced to hide their …

Vogue Launches on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 4, 2014<p>Vogue, the most influential fashion magazine in the world, makes its debut on Flipboard today. Read by more than …

Cuban doctor defects in Brazil over pay, seeks asylum | Reuters

BRASILIA (Reuters) - A Cuban doctor working in Brazil sought asylum on Wednesday complaining that Cuba’s communist government takes too big a slice of her pay, authorities said.<p>Cuban doctor, Ramona Rodriguez, 51, speaks on the phone in the office of the center-right Democratas Party where she …

Soldiers lynch man at army ceremony in Central African Republic | Reuters

BANGUI (Reuters) - A group of soldiers in Central African Republic’s capital lynched a man on Wednesday whom they suspected of having been a rebel, minutes after hearing the new president promise to restore security at a ceremony to reinstate the divided country’s armed forces.<p>A man pushes a …