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AFL Transgender

First Transgender Woman To Play In Australian Football League

The Australian Football League has officially agreed to allow a transgender football player to play women’s football at state level, making Hannah Mouncey the...

Dustin Lance Black and Tom Daley Announce they are Expecting

Dustin Lance Black and Tom Daley have announced that the couple are, in fact, expecting their first child. The couple who made the announcement public...
Pride House

Canadian Winter Olympic Team Host LGBTI-Friendly Pride House

A safe space for all LGBTI Olympians has been created at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, with Canada coming to the rescue...
Maryland LGBTI Youth

Legislation to Abolish Conversion Therapy for Minors Proposed in US State...

Maryland lawmakers have introduced bills that would ban so-called conversion therapy for minors in the state. State Senator Rich Madaleno introduced Senate Bill 1028 in...
The USA's Adam Rippon congratulates with Canada's Eric Radford as they both won medals at the Winter Olynpics.

First Gold Medal at Winter Olympics For an Out Athlete

Canadian Figure skater, Eric Radford has made history as the first openly gay athlete to ever win gold at the Winter Olympics. 33-year-old Radford and...
Anthony Mundine

Australian Boxer Anthony Mundine Believes the Death Penalty Would “Deter” People...

Former Australian rugby league player turned, pro-boxer, Anthony Mundine has come under fire for his remarks that he made about gay people during an interview...
Indonesia LGBTI : UN

Indonesia Urged to Reject Homosexual Criminalisation by United Nations

The South-East Asian nation of Indonesia is being urged to reject proposed moves with to criminalise homosexuality within its borders. The Indonesian government who is...
Bermuda

It’s Official, Bermuda has Become the First Nation to Reverse Marriage...

In an unprecedented move, the British Island territory of Bermuda has become the first country in the world to repeal same-sex marriage. The step backward was...
indonesia

Indonesia Moves Closer To Jailing Gay People Due To Mental Disorder...

Indonesia’s Ministry of Health has declared homosexuality a mental disorder just days ahead of an expected vote to make same-sex love a crime. According to...
Blued 404

Google Buckles to Indonesian Officials Blocking Gay Dating App

Google has reportedly buckled to pressure from homophobic Indonesian officials removing one of the world’s most popular gay dating apps from its online store. According to...