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The Rainbow Pride Reaction Is On Facebook And People Are Reacting

During any normal month, there are five reactions on Facebook: Like, Heart, Haha, Wow, Sad, and Angry. But in honor of Pride month, Facebook’s rolling out a new one: a

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Facebook makes LGBT support available via Messenger

Facebook has teamed up with The Trevor Project to make it easier for LGBTI teens to seek help and support. The website announced on Tuesday (May 16) that its Messenger

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Facebook cracks down on the vice of ‘revenge porn’ with photo matching tools

Facebook has launched a new photo matching tool to clamp down on the spread of sexual pictures without consent. The social media giant’s founder Mark Zuckerberg has previously vowed to

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Closeted guy baffled by the gay ads he receives on Facebook

Chances are you’ve seen them yourself: Those ads on Facebook beckoning you onto that gay cruise, or to stay poolside in your Speedo at an all-gay hotel. Fine and dandy?

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It’s Grindr. It’s Manjam – No, It’s FACEBOOK!

Recently, I decided to reactivate my Facebook page. I use the word ‘Reactivate’ because before July, I usually only get on Facebook once in a year – on my birthday.

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That Piece About Why The Gay Man Unfriended His Mother

Written by Jase Peeples, originally published on advocate.com with the title ‘Op-ed: Why I Unfriended My Mother’. * We may have won the battle for same-sex marriage in the United

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Hillary Clinton Offers Reassurance To Gay Youth In Web Posting

Boosting her social media outreach to younger voters, Hillary Rodham Clinton is seeking to offer reassurance to gay youths in a posting that has drawn wide online attention. “Prediction from

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IDENTITY THEFT

I was going through some grindr profiles as I usually do when I get bored, when a profile caught my attention. The profile had the picture of someone I knew,

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Out Of The Closet: The Lagosian Male Scandalized By The Internet

I got wind of the ‘breaking news’ from a friend of mine. He told me to go to Google and type in the search words ‘gay hair stylist in Lagos’,