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From Boy To Beauty Queen

From Boy To Beauty Queen

On her first full day in Thailand to fulfill her lifelong dream of competing in an international beauty pageant, Camille Anderson wrapped a day of glamorous photo shoots and returned to her hotel room. Camille burst into tears. “Maybe it was all too much” Twenty-five years earlier she had been Mark, an effeminate boy trying […]

Drag Race star arrested on drug possession

Drag Race star arrested on drug possession

Drag Race star, Nicole Paige Brooks, has been arrested on drug possession charges. Police stopped Brooks (Brian Christopher Pryor) and gay nightlife promoter William Corbett Harkins while they were driving with a malfunctioning tail light. In the early hours of 12 December, Atlanta police pulled over the pair on Barrett Parkway. The police discovered the pair were […]

Ellen DeGeneres, Pharrell Williams address Kim Burrell’s anti-gay rant

Ellen DeGeneres, Pharrell Williams address Kim Burrell’s anti-gay rant

Pharrell Williams and Ellen DeGeneres discussed the absence of gospel singer and pastor Kim Burrell and her remarks against the LGBT community during Thursday’s The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Burrell was scheduled to perform with Williams on the show, but she was uninvited by DeGeneres after a tape of Burrell preaching at the Love & Liberty Fellowship Church began circulating […]

UN Experts Vows Broad Investigations Into Abuses Against LGBTQ

UN Experts Vows Broad Investigations Into Abuses Against LGBTQ

The first-ever U.N. independent expert selected to examine violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people has vowed to forge ahead with wide-ranging investigations despite formidable opposition to his appointment in a U.N. vote. “This mandate will cover every country under the sun and under the moon,” Vitit Muntarbhorn said at a LGBT […]