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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 […]

South Australia passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples.

South Australia passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples.

  South Australia has passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples. The Relationships Register (no.1) bill, introduced back in September by Labor MP Katrine Hildyard, has been debated and approved by the South Australia Legislative Council and is expected to be implemented shortly. It allows same-sex couples to take advantage of an official register, […]

With Castro Gone, Will Cuba Be The New Gay Paradice?

With Castro Gone, Will Cuba Be The New Gay Paradice?

TRINIDAD, Cuba — Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was a Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. He dies at the ripe old age of 90. So how does Castro’s death effect the Cuban LGBTQ community? Cuban gay […]

Let’s Talk Turkey

Let’s Talk Turkey

On November 26th giving someone the bird is not only acceptable but down right tasty especially if the bird in question is a turkey. This week, many American families will gather around the lunch or (and?) dinner table, feasting on a Thanksgiving meal centered on turkey. It’s a celebration of many things, but historically, stems […]

Oscar Wilde The Gay Patron Saint

Oscar Wilde The Gay Patron Saint

A trail blazer of the soon to be LGBTQ movement, Oscar Wilde’s rich and dramatic portrayals of the human condition came during the height of the prosperity that swept through London in the Victorian Era of the late 19th century. At a time when all citizens of Britain were finally able to embrace literature the […]