Margaret Thambiah

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Garrard Conley on Identity and Surviving Conversion Therapy

Our current political situation is striking major concern within the LGBTQ community. Though great strides have been made in the recent years, it’s scarily easy to revert back to old ways. We need people within the LGBTQ community to stand up for their rights and remain vocal, to ensure that …

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Gay couple becomes first in Germany to adopt child

Two married men have become the first gay couple to adopt a child in Germany. Gay marriage became legal in Germany on October 1.<p>Two men in Berlin …

Coming Out Day: How to come out – tips from the Human Rights Campaign

‘Coming out and living openly as a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or supportive straight person is an act of bravery and authenticity.’<p>This is …

Gal Gadot and Kate McKinnon Sure Did Make Out on “Saturday Night Live”

Themyscira is as gay as you knew it was.

Greece passes sex change law opposed by Orthodox Church

ATHENS (Reuters) - The Greek parliament passed a law on Tuesday to make it easier for people to change their legally recognized gender, a move that angered the Church but was welcomed as long-overdue by human rights groups.<p>Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addresses lawmakers before a …

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17 Turkeys Who Just Want To Be Your Friend

These turkeys need an OkCupid for friendship.

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The Health Benefits Of Dogs Make Them The Perfect Companion For Your Heart And Your Well-Being (VIDEO)

The best parts of having a dog are obvious -- quality snuggling, great belly rub sessions and tons of precious photos to post on Instagram.<p>But research has shown that furry friends also offer tangible benefits to your physical health. People who live with a pup tend to have better blood pressure, …

Friday Open Post: Dog Parks -- Love Them or Loathe Them?

Every time we post about dog parks we get a mixed reaction. Fewer topics seem to inspire such a sharp divide between dog owners.<p>On one hand, dog …

Aaron Carter Files for Bankruptcy, Claims His Dog Has Zero Value

I’m thinking that former pop star Aaron Carter needs to start listening to some country music. Say what you will about the genre’s history of …

Meet The Ultimate Underdogs: Stray Dogs And At-Risk Youth Fighting For A Second Chance, Together

Rescue dogs and at-risk youth in South Africa know what it's like to have the odds against them. This Underdog Project is changing that for the better.

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Can a Chinese Mushroom Cure an Aggressive Form of Cancer in Humans and Dogs?

We can always use good news about cancer; bad news is so easy to find, and so devastating, that hearing the good news is a rare and welcome relief. …

15 Dogs Who Don't Give A Damn About Your Rules

Hey, whatever works for you, pal.<p>*It's important to note, if your dog is doing this an excessive amount, please get his bum checked out.

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Nigel Wright Had No Love For Mike Duffy, Despite Paying His Expense Claims

OTTAWA - It's the $90,000 question in the Senate expenses scandal: Why would the prime minister's chief of staff go to such extreme lengths to …

United Airlines Won't Pay Vet Bill For Injured Dog Without Signed Agreement

A woman claiming her dog was nearly killed during an United Airlines flight is still seeking compensation after the airline decided to withhold their …

An unfortunate selfie and an iPhone app helped Winnipeg police track down three teen suspects after a pair of violent robberies on Tuesday. Learn about how the robbers were tracked down by police here: http://cbc.sh/6N6UQrk