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First Asian American Stand Up Series Comedy InvAsian to Stream Exclusively on Hulu August 1

Launch Party on July 20 at The Laugh Factory Los Angeles - Margin Films announced that the first season of the first Asian American stand up television series, Comedy InvAsian, produced by Koji Steven Sakai, Quentin Lee and Viva Pictures' Victor Elizalde, will stream on Hulu exclusively in North America on August 1, 2018.

Why Straight Men Have Sex With Each Other

There’s a pretty clear gender divide in how Americans deal with straight people who dabble in gay activity. When heterosexual women make out with one …

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The elite engineers leading a challenge to India's homosexuality ban

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - When Akhilesh Godi was depressed and contemplated suicide while questioning his sexuality, he could not bring himself to see a therapist.<p>Godi, raised by liberal parents in the southern Indian IT hub of Hyderabad and an engineering graduate from the elite Indian Institute of …

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First trailer released for Oscar-tipped gay conversion film ‘Boy Erased’

The first trailer for upcoming gay conversion film <i>Boy Erased</i> – starring Oscar nominee Lucas Hedges and Troye Sivan – has been released.<p>In the film, …

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Mike Pence's Nightmare: The All-LGBT Palm Springs City Council

The California desert oasis is a prime example of what real representation looks like.

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‘They Were Abusing Us the Whole Way’: A Tough Path for Gay and Trans Migrants

As they seek refuge from violence at home, L.G.B.T. migrants from Central America often encounter discrimination and exploitation.

From Bars to Blogs: Finding Safe Spaces for the LGBTQ+ Community

Where are the safe spaces for the LGBTQ+ community in 2018?

Why Being a Lesbian Stripper Is Harder Than You Might Think

Though most strip clubs are known for being aggressively heterosexual environments, many queer women are making waves on the scene.<p>Venus’ first job as a stripper started with a high school breakup. She was 18 and looking for a job that allowed her to make her own schedule and be her own boss, and …

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At Sydney Pride, Australia's Indigenous Queer Community Refuses to Be Erased - them.

It was the day before Sydney Mardi Gras, and the First Nations crew would have to rebuild their float. The industrial silver pylons, installed like …

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Queer Eye is Coming Back in an Entirely New City - them.

Things keep getting better for <i>Queer Eye.</i> The Netflix smash sensation has officially been renewed for a third season! And that’s not all. The Fab Five …

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There's no room for anti-trans protesters at Pride | Owl Fisher

During this year’s Pride in London, a group of eight women under the name of #GetTheLOut pushed their way to the front of the parade, carrying an anti-trans banner. Despite causing a disruption and being asked to leave, they decided to block the path of 30,000 people who were ready to march by …

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Black Pride is Making Space for Queer People of Color in the UK - them.

Fourteen years ago, Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, now affectionately known as Lady Phyll, rode on a bus with other queer Black women to a seaside town in the …

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These Churches Have Joined Forces To Try And Be More LGBTQ Inclusive

'Why should we wait for the Church of England to get its act together?'<p>Two years ago a group of churches in Birmingham came together with one goal, …

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13 Trans Actors to Follow Who Aren't Scarlett Johansson - them.

From <i>Boys Don’t Cry</i> to <i>Transamerica</i>, <i>Dallas Buyer’s Club</i> to <i>The Danish Girl</i>, Hollywood loves a trans narrative. After all, they’ve historically nabbed …

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Queer Eye's Skyler Jay Speaks Out On The Controversy Surrounding His Trans Makeover Episode - them.

Since premiering in June, the second season of Netflix’s <i>Queer Eye</i> reboot has sparked critical acclaim (and renewed questions over what, if anything, …

Queer Eye

Hannah Gadsby Refuses To Make Lesbianism The Butt Of The Joke

Joking about homophobia won't solve it — and as Gadsby says in her new Netflix special, Nanette, that tension might make us sick. So she offers a radical alternative.<p><b>The first time</b> I tried watching Hannah Gadsby’s new Netflix special, <i>Nanette,</i> I turned it off after the first 10 minutes.<p>I was at home …

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UK government to ban 'gay conversion therapy'

<b>London (CNN) —</b> The British government is planning to outlaw so-called gay conversion therapy as part of an effort to counter intolerance and discrimination.<p>The £4.5 million initiative follows a survey of LGBT people that found 2% of the 108,000 respondents had undergone conversion therapy while 5% …

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Grosse Misconduct by Colby Ryan

Created by out actor Colby Ryan and co-written with his writing partner, Anne Schroeder, Grosse Misconduct depicts an eccentric Human Resources team as they navigate personal and professional struggles under the leadership of their high-maintenance director, Mitch Grosse (Colby Ryan).

PRIDE TV: LGBTQ Representation In Video Storytelling

LGBTQ representation in this medium is important – and supporting those vehicles/performers even more so.

Brendon Urie Pledges $1 Million Supporting LGBT Youth

Panic! At the Disco singer’s pledge will help launch Gender & Sexuality/Gay-Straight Alliance clubs across country

How HIV helped form the idea of a 'queer community' from the eighties to now

The ways HIV and AIDS have been represented from the crisis to now have varied, something Dion Kagan decided to explore in his new book Positive Images.

Beyond Stonewall: The Push for LGBT Civil Rights

We go back to the night in June 1969 at the New York City Stonewall Inn that sparked the LGBT rights movement. On today’s show we’ll hear about the day that galvanized a generation and the continued fight for LGBT civil rights. The first Pride parades took place in June 1970 marking the 1st anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising. Michael … Continued

Meet America’s newest out, gay professional athlete, Collin Martin! This Minnesota United soccer player just came out to the world with t…

Meet America’s newest out, gay professional athlete, Collin Martin! This Minnesota United soccer player just came out to the world with the full support of his team and @mls Major League Soccer. ⚽️🥅🌈 #pride #lgbtq🌈 #lgbt #gay #gaysoccer #gayathlete #instagay #instagaymen #gaypride #skibums

Watch This Transgender Teen Navigate Coming Out in High School - them.

In partnership with them., PBS Digital Studios unveils the third season of its gender and sexuality series First Person. Ethan’s story is the fourth …

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Record number of LGBT candidates running for governor

Rep. Jared Polis (D) on Tuesday won the Democratic nomination to be the next governor of Colorado, outlasting three other prominent Democrats with the help of millions of dollars he gave his own campaign.In the process, Polis becomes the third member of the LGBT community to win a gubernatorial nomination this year – the firs

Nearly half of LGBTQ employees are not out at work. One out leader hopes to change that from within.

A report this week by the Human Rights Campaign found 46 percent of LGBTQ individuals are not out at work, and 53 percent have heard jokes about …

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6 Major Moments in LGBTQ+ History BEYOND the Stonewall Riots - them.

<i>During Pride Month, we honor Pride's radical origins at the Stonewall Inn in 1969. But what we don't often hear about are the other political actions</i> …

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After Signs of Progress, Paraguay Turns Its Back on LGBT Rights

Growing up, Ronald Digalo knew he could never indulge what was in his heart. “The church taught me that I came into the world to have a family,” he …

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Dyke marches show that pride is about more than rainbows, parades and white gay men

<b>CHICAGO</b> — On Saturday, hundreds of queer people, transgender folks and their allies gathered in Chicago’s Little Village to celebrate the 22nd annual …

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