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News from within the borders of Sweden and the fight for LGBT equality there. Sweden is often recognized as the world's most friendly country to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people. It was the first to remove same-sex attraction from its list of illnesses and legalized marriage equality in 2009. Sweden is the third largest country in the European Union and also boasts one of the highest per capita incomes. It's capital, Stockholm, is the country's largest city and also a popular LGBT tourist destination.

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December 02 2019 8:58 AM

New research suggests that less stigma saves lives.

November 14 2019 2:07 PM

The summer days are long and the nights short in Sweden, but you won’t miss a thing at these hotspots near EuroPride.

July 25 2018 10:39 AM

Assange has been in self-imposed exile at an embassy in London for more than four years, to avoid extradition to Sweden on sexual assault charges. He could face espionage charges in the U.S.

January 16 2017 3:48 PM