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Opinion: The Problem With Preferences

When being called out for superficiality, people cling to the term “preference.” In most cases, people use the term out of context; they use it to justify and perpetuate damaging

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Grindr launches Kindr initiative, to stop profiles from stating ‘No fats, no fems, no Asians’

Dating app Grindr has launched its new ‘Kindr’ initiative. The project arrives in response to complaints from some users after experiencing racist, body-shaming or stigmatizing language. Grindr announced Kindr a

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GRINDR, GAY MEN AND THAT “NA THEM DEY RUSH US” MENTALITY

Some days ago, because I was feeling an itch for sex, I got on my phone and downloaded Grindr. I filled out a profile and waited for someone to slide

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A Grindr Conversation

If it smells like a pig, chances are it probably is a pig. Due to the nationwide understanding that kito is bad, KDians have taken to flooding the Kito Diaries

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A “kindr” version of Grindr in the works

Dating app Grindr might finally be ready to deal with the issue of racism and bullying on its platform. Or is it? In a strange release, Grindr tweeted a video

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Grindr briefly went down last week and users went on a meltdown

It was a rough past week for Grindr. First, the app tried rolling out a new voice messaging feature, but the public’s response wasn’t exactly positive: Then on Tuesday, the

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HIV stigma is summed up in one cruel Grindr message

A HIV positive user of dating app Grindr has shared the message he received recently from another user rejecting him because of his status. Bang Bang Ladesh shared a screenshot

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Grindr has a major security flaw that can pinpoint a user’s exact location

Grindr has been exposed for having some major security flaws. The flaws were first discovered by Trever Faden who first announced his genius regarding the means to know who has

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This new online tool lets you see exactly who’s blocked you on Grindr

Introducing C*ckblocked, a new online tool that allows Grindr users to see everyone who has blocked them. It was developed by Trever Faden, a tech professional from Washington, D.C. “About