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EU court bans ‘gay tests’ for asylum seekers

Europe’s highest court has ruled that gay asylum seekers will no longer have to undergo “tests” or intimate questioning in order to prove their sexuality. The European Court of Justice,

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HIV Evolving ‘Into Milder Form’ – Report Says

Originally published on bbc.com HIV is evolving to become less deadly and less infectious, according to a major scientific study. The team at the University of Oxford shows the virus

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Speaking of Anderson Cooper’s Shade-Throwing…

This one’s a bit way back. The typically well-tempered Anderson Cooper couldn’t let a snide remark from homophobic pundit Damian Goddard slip through the Twitter cracks, and just had to

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‘We Follow a Jesus I Do Not Recognize.’ Rev. Colin Coward in a Facebook Rant

The Rev. Colin Coward, MBE, director of Changing Attitude England, recently wrote on Facebook about his displeasure with homophobia in Africa and the distortion of Christianity by those who are

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Speaking Of The Lumbersexual…

Yesterday’s urban male wore a slim-cut pair of pants, perhaps a button-down shirt with a narrow tie. He kept a clean shave, and generally looked tidy. His look was coined

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Lesbian Couple Shocked To Discover Their Address Changed To “Faggots Live Here” On Google Maps

We don’t know where we’d be without Google maps, and we don’t mean figuratively. We’d still be lost out in the Mojave desert, gas tank creeping perilously low. And while

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English hockey team strip naked in fight against homophobia

Seventeen members of the University of Nottingham hockey team stripped naked to fight homophobia in sports. The team was filmed playing hockey naked, and then talking about discrimination against gays

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Gay Pro Wrestler Darren Young Wishes He’d Come Out Sooner

It’s been one year since Darren Young became the first openly gay wrestler in the WWE, and he’s penned a sweet little reflection on the past year. “Looking back on

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The Reason Uti Nwachukwu won’t Get Married Until He’s Forty

Recently, while having fun with the housemates in the ongoing Big Brother Africa Hotspot game, media personality, Uti Nwachukwu stated that marriage is not for everybody. The conversation started with

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Gay Law Student Puts Ex-gay Therapist In His Place

This, you guys have to read. Stories don’t usually start with, “Harvard University outed me.” This one does. When Scott Blair took the LSATs and checked a box on his Harvard application