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US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the senior liberal voice on the high court and a lifelong advocate of women’s equality, has died. She was 87. The court said she

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THE COLLEGE CHRONICLES (Episode 7)

Previously on THE COLLEGE CHRONICLES: My friend and lover, Duncan, had just died after a protracted battle with a cardiovascular disease. And it was a tragedy that hit me hard

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Would You Watch The Videos Of A Dead Porn Star?

The porn site, Queer Me Now, recently broke the news that Cuban adult film actor and body builder, Dairo Jovelar Ruiz, who went by the stage name Ridder Rivera (pictured

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‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies, Succumbs To Cancer At 43

Chadwick Boseman, who was the star of the enormously successful Marvel film Black Panther, has died of colon cancer at age 43. He kept his diagnosis and four-year struggle against

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THE COLLEGE CHRONICLES (Episode 6)

WRITER’S WORD: Okay, so far, I had put the homophobes in my lodge in their place. I had helped a friend recover from the scandal of his kito that happened

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AT THE END OF MY BREATH (Part 3)

Previously on AT THE END OF MY BREATH… * I was starting to make new friends online, some of whom I’ve met and some of whom I haven’t. Dillish was

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LET ME SING A SONG ABOUT LIFE (Part 4)

Previously on LET ME SING A SONG ABOUT LIFE: And yes, it was happiness, living with Emeka. Being with Emeka. Sharing a house – and life – with Emeka. It

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WITHOUT YOU

“What’s life without you?” I asked with his hand tightly held in both of mine. He chuckled and his eyes gleamed as if they were filled with all the life

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Author and LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina is dead at 48

Kenyan author and LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina is dead. The passing of the acclaimed literary giant founder of the Nairobi-based journal Kwani was confirmed by his family. Binyavanga, who came

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GOODBYES ARE NOT FOR EVERYONE

We met at a fashion show. A friend of mine was among the designers whose clothes were getting shown at the show. He was a model on the show. Tall.