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Philadelphia and Region
Were Philly gay bar owners unfairly targeted by city? Metcalfe, Stack have testy exchange In Boxers suit, city accused of stereotyping LGBT bars
PA Man charged in Cleveland hate crime arrested At Roboto on Sunday, a F*ck Ted Nugent Extravaganza Latinx youth give Congreso CEO failing ‘report card’
LGBT community to march against Trump Saturday in Allentown Charlottesville effect: Rep Frankel wants Pa.’s hate crime laws … Judge temporarily dismisses trans birth-certificate suit
Philly dating disasters: This is what women deal with… Transgender employee’s firing from Philly coffee shop results in … New app to connect LGBT patients, health providers
Syphilis cases on the rise, driven by drug epidemic (PA) Officials denounce Neo-Nazi graffiti in Coatesville, Valley
National
US service members, gay rights groups ask judge to halt Trump …
Gay Sex Worker Attacked By ‘Clients’ Last Week In SF Blames Alt … Wilmington gay couple allege slur-slinging at local diner (NC)
KKK Allegedly Threatens Gay Political Candidate in Florida Financier’s death during gay bondage hookup ruled a homicide (NY) The KKK is strongly urging members to kill gays: “Support Gay …
Gay City Will Not Attend Mayor’s Arts Awards Because of Abuse …(WA) Kansas woman who became 49ers assistant is the NFL’s first openly … Rutledge touts effort to allow discrimination against gay people (AR)
Gay Dad Wrongly Accused of Inappropriately Touching His Son on … Man who killed gay secret admirer from ‘Jenny Jones Show’ gets parole Sit Here If Gay’: Racist, Homophobic Graffiti Covers New York …
West Chicago Public Library denies request to remove gay pride book City Council votes to ban gay ‘conversion therapy’ (OH) School Board President Says Sex Ed Can Make Kids Gay (CA)
Nashville Statement on sexuality rekindles gay-marriage debate Gay couple refused shared dessert by waiter because it would ‘ruin … (DC) Report: Sedative a factor in gay man’s death (CA)
Gay Mayor of Hell, Michigan Declares Heterosexuality Illegal Waiter fired after telling gay couple that they shouldn’t share dessert (DC) Panel creates first-ever health care standard for gay, bisexual men (MS)
Anti-gay Harlem pastor adds TV outside church to air sermons Accidental Gay Parents’ Celebrate Newest Addition to Family Trans ban guidance set to be released, reports say
Man’s jaw broken in possible anti-gay hate crime in Brooklyn New Sugardaddy Dating App Tells HIV-Positive Men to Stay Away Joint Lawsuit Pending on Trump’s Trans Troops Ban
LA County’s rainbow-colored lifeguard tower could lose its gay-pride … 2 Men Plead Guilty To Hate-Crime Assaults On Gay Men (TX) Transgender and Gay Immigrants Being Held in New Mexico
St. Peter couple shaken by anti-gay, threatening letter (MN)
International
Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale claims she was outed … Nepal stages international gay parade Secret gay pride event held in Uganda after official event suppressed
What’s Going On in an Australian TV Ad Opposing Gay Marriage? Shock over attack on young gay man in Skegness (GBR) SA’s Qwelane ‘directly contributed’ to Uganda’s anti-gay laws …
Australian Ad Draws Fire for Linking Gay Marriage to Boys in Dresses
Gay male immigrants may be at higher risk of HIV exposure in Europe Police arrest soccer fans for chanting anti-gay messages (GBR)
Anti same-sex marriage campaigner Pansy Lai promotes conversion …(AUS) Escape from ISIS: A gay Syrian man’s tale of fleeing his country Stunning pictures show moment gay couple became fathers by … (GBR)
Gay men to receive ‘Turing Law’ pardons (GBR) Writer told he can’t adopt cats because he’s gay (GBR) Gay is sin’ pastor plans gospel rally at Foyle Pride (GBR)
Gay men in Germany earn less than heterosexuals – study Anti-Gay Posters Surface in Australia Ahead of Same-Sex Marriage … IRELAND’S WARNING: FIRST GAY MARRIAGE, THEN YOUR …
Gay detainees on Manus outlaws in PNG No ban on foreign donations for gay marriage vote, government says Gay nurse’s challenge to Derry pastor ‘who cures homosexuality’ (GBR)
Gay Couple Attacked, Bitten by Rabid Homophobic Gang After Kissing (NLD) Right to privacy verdict: A fundamental shift on gay rights Trudeau Marches In Montreal Pride With Ireland’s 1st Openly Gay …
Three arrested for attack on vicious attack on gay couple in Amsterdam Gay marriage ‘No’ vote campaigners told quit ‘red herring’ arguments (AUS) N. Ireland high court: No European right to ‘gay marriage’
‘Essential rights’: Chile’s President Bachelet introduces gay marriage … Angry dad’s epic gay marriage rant against ‘pointless’ postal vote (AUS) Calls for Hamilton City councillor to be reprimanded after gay slurs (NZL)
Chile legalises gay marriage and allows LGBT couples to adopt as … Jason Kenney offered help to meet with kids from gay-straight groups (CAN) Ottawa Hospital creates research chair in gay men’s health (CAN}
Canada Bans ‘Anti-Sharia’ Gay Pride Float Because ‘Islamophobia’ Health Minister demands urgent review of taxpayer-funded gay …(AUS) Chechnya’s latest plan to defeat gay people is absolutely absurd
Gay male couples ‘discriminated against’ by Dublin Airbnb hosts Schoolboy sex articles spark review of gay ‘health’ website Australia to say ‘Yes’ to gay marriage, Newspoll shows
Law Society head refuses to apologise over gay marriage stand (AUS) Australian MP claims homosexuals stole the world ‘gay’ and now they’re coming for ‘marriage’ Gay marriage Australia: Queensland imam urged Muslims to vote no
Is Israel Really Progressive? Supreme Court Rejects Gay Marriage … Halsey takes a stand against Russia’s anti-gay laws Parties silent on Catholic Church threat of gay marriage sackings (AUS)
Gay Chechens face easier asylum claims in the Netherlands Gay Village strangler befriended men, choked them and then …(GBR) Gay man saved from homophobic attack by trio of drag queens …(AUS)
Gay couple left speechless after ‘lesbians’ is written on their bar bill (GBR) ‘No gay promotion can be allowed’: Uganda cancels pride events Gay cop’s killer ‘found hanged’ in prison cell, court hears (GBR)
First Gay-Pride Information Center Opens In Belgrade
Transgender
Transgender ban in US military would go into effect in six months … Veterans: How Will Trump’s Ban Affect Transgender Troops? Transgender Pakistanis Win Legal Victories, but Violence Goes On
MTV Invites Transgender Military Troops to VMAs Transgender Woman Killed By Police Was ‘Harassed And Executed … Transgender Canadians can choose ‘x’ option on passports, starting …
Transgender prison guard says colleagues call her a freak. Now … UAE imprisons transgender Singaporean, friend for their look Police arrest man in connection with murder of transgender woman
Transgender Prison Guard Suing California Over Discrimination Transgender reveal in kindergarten class leaves parents feeling … Transgender YouTubers had their videos grabbed to train facial …
Polls | Studies | Reports | Research
Pay gap also affects gay men in Germany, study reveals
Politics | Politicians
Gay Rights Hit Home for Florida Gubernatorial Candidates Gay Sex: Two-thirds of Men Didn’t Wear a Condom Last Time They … Candidates for governor get emotional talking about their gay siblings (FL)
Trump’s Latest Nominee, Sam Clovis, Thinks Gay Marriage Leads to … Gay rights Democratic club nixes endorsement of city councilman (NY) Donald Trump throws support behind anti-gay Arizona US Senate …
Business
No Agency Will Admit to Working on This Anti-Gay Marriage Ad from ..(AUS) Bakery faces backlash for refusing to make wedding cake for same … Sims Adds First Official Gay Couple With “Cats And Dogs” Expansion
Bakersfield bakery owner won’t make wedding cakes for gay … Orlando’s gay Pulse nightclub to reopen in new location after … Jimmy John’s Manager Writes Anti-Gay Slur On Customer’s Wrapper
Editorials | Opinion | Blogs | Letters | Columns
‘You are a danger to civilisation’: gay politicians share their … Why Teen Idols Are Essential to Achieving Gay Puberty How Gay Guys Play “Heads Up”
Commentary: The Beauty and Struggle of Being a New Gay Dad Should LGBT people try to restrict the speech of neo-Nazis & other … My brother came out as gay, now my parents won’t let me see him
The Compassion I Feel for My Drugged-Out Gay Bar Patrons Gay Dads Kordale and Kaleb, Along With Their Adorable Kids … Remembering the Lost Gay Bars of NYC
Black, gay and proud: one man’s quest to thrive I’m An Older Gay Man And I Know It Will Get Worse Gay, transgender suffering irrelevant to Trump
Gay in America: The Fight Against Discrimination Listening for Gayness in the Soundscapes of Provincetown Teen weighs impact of joining school gay-straight alliance
How Princess Diana Became a Gay Icon, ‘Facing the World With a … ‘Fags’ and Fear-Mongering in Australia’s Gay Marriage Debate How Grassroots Activists Opened Up Baseball To Its Queer Fans
For Gay Fathers of Kids With Disabilities, Parenting Comes Before … Uber Passenger Michael Henry Brilliantly Breaks Down The … Time to shine: the best diamond engagement rings for gay men
12 Things I Wish Someone Told Me About Dating as a Gay Man What It Was Like To Be An Openly Gay Candidate For Congress In … I Thought Being Gay Was a Sin Until I Saw My Friend Suffer in Prison
I Am Grateful That My Son Is Gay Nick Butterly: Why gay marriage supporters could be set for defeat Biphobic hate crimes ‘should be treated differently to gay and trans …
Comedic PSA Outlines Rules for Straight People Visiting Gay Bars Here’s What You Need To Know About The Anti-Gay Neo-Nazi …(AUS) These men stripped naked to celebrate the ‘ordinary’ bodies of gay …
The Worst (and Best) Places to Be Gay in America Derailing Stereotypes of Masculinity, Queerness, and Gang Violence Health care should be part of the gay agenda | Opinion
Savage Love Letter of the Day: Gay Guy Somehow Isn’t Into Hot Gay … 17 Ways to Tell Your Straight Friend Is Gay-Curious Trump’s transgender ban is based on hate
Decades of Decadence: How New Orleans’ ‘gay Mardi Gras’ got … For the Original Stars of La Cage aux Folles, Playing Gay Roles Was …
Celebrities | Personalities
Princess Diana desperately wanted to just be herself – that’s why … John Waters on Tea Bagging, Gay Hollywood & Pecker Rupert Everett: Hollywood wanted to ‘maximize’ my gay appeal
The Time Princess Diana Snuck Into A Gay Bar In Drag Troye Sivan to return to film in gay conversion drama Rupert Everett recounts living in ‘terror’ as a gay man during ’80s …
Arrow’ star Colton Haynes opens up about being gay in Hollywood ‘Nurse Jackie’ Star Haaz Sleiman Comes Out As Gay And A ‘Total … Was Tchaikovsky gay? How Russia spent a century hiding the …
Colton Haynes Blasts ‘F**ked Up’ Hollywood For Its Treatment Of … Nicky Paris: Carving Out a Place for Gay Comics Actress Teresa Palmer reveals a family member asked if her young …
Gay YouTuber becomes mayor of Hell, Michigan, bans straight … Lady Gaga: People told me my show was ‘too gay’ Charli XCX credits gay people for her rise to the top of the charts
Piers Morgan faces monumental backlash with controversial gay tweet Chris Hemsworth, Margot Robbie push for gay marriage in Australia Comedian Michael Henry Offers Up This Hilarious PSA for Gay Bar …
‘90210’ actress AnnaLynne McCord claims Southwest Airlines … Four Classic Movie Actors You Didn’t Know Were Gay Jay-Z NOT Secretly Gay, Despite Ridiculous Speculation
Oh No: A Fake Tweet About Shawn Mendes’ Sexuality Circulated … Halsey takes a stand against Russia’s anti-gay laws
Arts | Entertainment | Film | TV | Web
Filmmaker Debra Chasnoff’s 1996 Look at Gay Inclusive Education The “Fellas, Is It Gay” meme brilliantly skewers our “no homo” culture 9 day film festival aimed to raise awareness for gay and lesbian …(HI)
Will Karolina Dean Be Openly Gay In Marvel’s New ‘Runaways’ Show? Meet the Gay Couple Who Made Your Favorite TV Shows Meet the gay Great British Bake Off contestant who’s making the …
The Gay Soap Operas of YouTube Take a look at three new clips from the critically acclaimed gay … amaXhosa king seeks to halt gay initiation film
Disco pioneer Patrick Cowley’s final gay porn soundtrack … Cold War-era gay couples confront identity issues in comedy-drama ‘Master of None’ black, gay actress inspires Emmy-nominated episode
Part of his world! Violinist makes a real splash by turning the Little … The Openly Gay Xena: Warrior Princess Reboot Is Dead Film by Beijing Students Explores Being Young and Transgender in …
Art Once Shunned, Now Celebrated in ‘Found: Queer Archaeology … That Gay Episode: ‘Night Court’ Reveals How The Patriarchy Fuels …
Religion | Clergy | Churches | Spirituality
Evangelicals’ ‘Nashville Statement’ denouncing same-sex marriage … City seeks public comments on Rizzo statue Vote against gay marriage, Catholics urged (AUS)
Elite Catholic schools defend gay marriage (AUS) N.J. college hosts free series on sex This church is fighting for freedom to marry gay people in Australia
Majority of Catholics support same-sex marriage in Australia … MontCo biz group announces first-time board Romanian Bishop Resigns After Being Caught In Gay Sex Tape
Sports
Aaron Rodgers Says NFL Is ‘Getting Closer’ To Accepting Openly … Butler football player comes out as gay in front of teammates We need more gay male pro team sport athletes to come out
Aaron Rodgers talks about openly gay former teammate Ryan O … Gay Student Athlete Opens Up About ‘Confrontation’ With Football … This gay college football official in Buffalo has found total …
This gay college athlete found acceptance where he least expected it Landmark moment for gay footballers gets closer When Nebraska football players found out track athlete was gay …
Podcast: Gay teacher is the ultimate college football fan Ryan Atkin: ‘I came out because football needs it,’ says England’s … FA contacts Leicester over anti-gay chants that marred Brighton win
‘Don’t be afraid,’ NHL’s Aaron Ekblad tells gay athletes French firm offered spyware to ‘find out if your son is gay’ Police arrest soccer fans for chanting anti-gay messages (GBR)
Olympic medallist Colin Jackson announces he is gay Kansas woman who became 49ers assistant is the NFL’s first openly … New Gay Kickball League Kicks Off Saturday with Happy Hour (FL)
There Are More Openly Gay Players In College Football Than Ever … Gay players in Premier League would get respect – Pogba Gay college track star gets his shot at the US Olympic team
Passings
Mark Merlis, novelist who explored gay life in 20th-century America …