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Scientists discover that famous ‘Lovers of Modena’ were men: The ancient skeletons known as the "Lovers of Modena" who were found holding hands and presumed to be a man and woman have turned out to be those of men.
Imagine Dragons condemn conversion therapy at Billboard Music Awards: American rock band Imagine Dragons used their win at the Billboard Music Awards to speak out for LGBTQ youth by condemning conversion therapy.
Transgender woman speaks out after horror mob attack video: A transgender woman has spoken of her pain and humiliation after she was attacked by a violent mob in the streets of Paris.
UN Human Rights Council backs Caster Semenya’s right to run: Spearheaded by South Africa, the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has condemned efforts to restrict the rights of athletes like Caster Semenya.
LGBTQ South Africans are standing up and making an impact: From Zanele Muholi to Caster Semenya, LGBTQ South Africans are among the country's most influential people, reveals two recent reports.
Gay genius Alan Turing named greatest person of 20th century: Alan Turing, the gay British mathematics genius who help create modern computing, has beaten out Nelson Mandela to be named the most iconic figure of the last century.
Most gay dads continue to face stigma for being parents: Being a parent is not easy but it's even harder for same-sex parents faced with an unfriendly community, says a new study of gay dads.
Blackmailed and outed – Zimbabwe football referee granted asylum: Raymond Mashamba, a football referee from Zimbabwe, was blackmailed for being gay and then outed when he made international headlines.
Why Tumblr’s ban on adult content is bad for LGBTQ youth: Tumber's new ban on adult content is a blow to LGBTQ youth and is likely driven by commercial imperatives rather than concern for its users.
Religious groups push Taiwan to hold referendum on same-sex marriage: Conservative groups in Taiwan - backed by US religious bigots - are trying to thwart a court ruling that ordered the recognition of same-sex marriages, through a referendum.
Life | My self-defence is past its sell-by-date: As a child, Bruce Little found ways of protecting himself from criticism and taunts. Today he still grapples with the internal voices telling him he's unworthy, but he's fighting back.
Joburg’s Babylon bar the scene of racist hate speech attack: A man has been racially verbally attacked at the Babylon gay bar in Johannesburg, in an incident that's highlighted the scourge of racism within the LGBTQ community.
Philippines wins Mr Gay World 2017, SA in 5th place: John Raspado, a 35-year-old online marketing entrepreneur from the Philippines, was crowned
Pink Loerie Mardi Gras 2017 roundup: Smaller festival still a success: There was general consensus that while the 2017 Pink Loerie Mardi Gras
More than new laws needed to curb and punish LGBTI hate crimes: With police seemingly uninterested in interviewing witnesses or watching video
My Indian family prefers the closet: This has to be the most frank piece that I will ever write about being gay in the Indian culture; drawing truth from my own
Where are diverse gender identities in the Sixteen day campaign?: In a world of global citizenship, social media makes individuals previously
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GAY COUPLE’S HONEYMOON ALMOST RUINED BY BIGOTS: A gay couple’s honeymoon in the Western Cape fishing town of Paternoster was almost ruined after
POLICE PROTECT UGANDA GAY PRIDE MARCHERS: Around 200 LGBT Ugandans took part in the third annual Uganda Gay Pride on the weekend. The Beach Pride Uganda