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A young Canadian couple started a business to help LGBT people not feel so left out by the greeting card industry.

February 11 2016 2:42 PM

Monique Coverson's relatives say she and partner Larissa Joseph have been convicted and jailed on trumped-up drug charges because they're lesbians.

February 10 2016 4:20 PM

Ben Melzer will make history as the first out trans man to be featured on the European edition of Men’s Health. 

February 08 2016 5:02 PM

The six new colorful stamps designed by an out artist are the first issued by the global body’s post office with an LGBT theme.

February 05 2016 9:22 AM

The editors responsible for removing the image of two Chinese men kissing contend it was for the safety of their staff and to abide by restrictive laws concerning 'blasphemy' in Pakistan. 

February 03 2016 6:23 PM

The male bonding of stormtroopers before World War II was recast as sexual by Hilter and his cronies to fuel German social panic and justify a bloody power grab.

February 03 2016 6:11 AM
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