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June 08 2015 6:44 PM ET
June 07 2015 5:00 AM ET
A leading Ugandan activist fighting for LGBT rights takes a powerful stance on the cover of Time magazine’s Europe edition.
June 05 2015 8:00 AM ET
A young woman helping LGBT people escape homophobic and transphobic countries says her idols are those she helps rescue.