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In an exclusive email to The Advocate, the creators behind the video said one actor has already fled the country, fearing arrest or attack.

February 24 2016 4:07 PM

Master Seaman Francis Legar became the first member of the Canadian Navy to kiss someone of the same-sex, Corey Vautour, as part of the ceremonial homecoming tradition. 

February 24 2016 3:27 PM

To celebrate the LGBT community, one Australian bank underwent a massive makeover.

February 22 2016 3:16 PM

The Filipino boxer has won himself new opponents in Magic Johnson, Jason Collins and wrestler turned actor Dave Bautista.

February 21 2016 11:09 AM

Barely a day after the boxer and Filipino politician apologized for comparing gays and lesbians to animals and lost his endorsement deal, he's unleashed a new rant.

February 20 2016 8:20 AM

The Duck Dynasty star speaks with such "joy," admired Ted Cruz.

February 19 2016 6:19 PM
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