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The activist and former mayor is raising money for a Global Emergency Fund with OutRight Action International. 

August 03 2018 4:03 AM

Bradley Kim, a sophomore at the Air Force Academy, said he hopes to be an example for other young people.

July 29 2018 2:49 AM

FIFA continues to defend its choice to host the World Cup in Qatar, which follows antigay Sharia Law.

July 20 2018 2:37 PM

Ron Brown has a history of opposing legal protections for LGBT people and working with homophobic institutions.

July 19 2018 4:14 PM

Hader's racist and homophobic tweets from 2011 resurfaced during the All-Star Game Tuesday.

July 19 2018 2:59 PM