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There are three women seeking women on Tinder in the entire nation — and two of them may be men.

August 10 2015 5:32 PM

The video was filmed after a girl was murdered, and several others injured, at Jerusalem Pride.

August 09 2015 8:26 PM

Far from the capital of Kampala, a small group of Ugandans enjoy a day without prejudice.

August 09 2015 1:43 PM

An extremist group has been advertising its support of Yishai Schlissel, who stabbed six people, killing one, during a Pride march.

August 07 2015 3:40 PM

Two men — one straight and one gay — secretly recorded video of their job interviews at an unnamed company with the same person.

August 07 2015 10:00 AM

What was once unthinkable has now happened in the Caribbean island nation.

August 05 2015 3:14 PM

A Canadian food bank has apparently banned a volunteer who refused to sign a mandatory form that requires a pledge opposing same-sex marriage.

August 05 2015 9:18 AM