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Same-Sex Valentine’s Day Cards Launched by Sainsbury’s In Britain

As 3.1 Million Brits now identify as LGBT, the Sainsbury's grocery chain has launched same-sex Valentine's Day cards for the first time. The new range...
UK Government Pardon homophobic laws

UK Pardons Gay and Bi Men Convicted Under Homophobic Laws

The UK Government has officially pardoned all gay and bi men who were convicted under the nation's homophobic laws which enabled the police to criminalise people...
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner

Ivanka Trump and Husband Jared Kushner Credited with Saving LGBTI Protections

President Donald Trump's recent decision, to not move forward with an Executive Order essentially reversing Obama-era LGBTI protections has been credited to Ivanka Trump and her...
Drew Patrick Barely Legal

Drew Patrick Gets Personal in Launch of His New EP

The first EP for up and coming independent artist Drew Patrick was released today and has immediately started charting around the world. The EP, Barely...
Boy Scouts Of America

Boy Scouts Of America To Allow Transgender Members

The Boy Scouts of America have officially confirmed that transgender children will soon be allowed to join as members of their organisation. The announcement by...
MR GAY NZ PUBLIC VOTE

Public Voting Opens For 2017 Mr. Gay New Zealand Finalists

With ten finalists vying for the title of Mr. Gay New Zealand 2017, members of the public are welcome to show their support for...

Your 2017 Mr. Gay New Zealand Finalists

After dozens of registrations from all over New Zealand, the hunt for New Zealand's next Mr. Gay New Zealand is one step closer with...
LGBTI GERMANY

Germany Still Lagging Behind On Equality Despite Record Public Support

A recent study in Germany has shown the highest level of public support toward the LGBTI community of any other country prior to the...
California LGBTI

California Bans State Funded Travel to Anti-LGBTI States

The US State of California has officially banned any future state-funded and state-sponsored travel to states that are deemed as being anti-LGBTI. The ban which...
John Kerry

Formal Apology Given By US Secretary Of State to LGBTI State...

John Kerry the US Secretary of State, has officially issued a formal apology for past discrimination toward State Department employees and applicants based on...