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“This is a big win for same-sex couples [in Namibia],” said the couple's lawyer.

October 15 2021 1:37 PM

The Dutch prime minister said the gender of the heir to the throne's spouse didn't matter.

October 13 2021 1:48 PM

“It was terrifying...We knew straight away they were coming straight for us,” said one of the victims, Dan Wilson.

October 13 2021 10:24 AM

Davison, a member of the Conservative Party, said she doesn't want bisexuality to be seen as unusual or "a big deal."

October 12 2021 2:00 PM

Almost 20 activists have been acquitted after being charged for participating in a Pride march at a local university in Ankara in 2019. 

October 11 2021 10:15 AM

The gold medalist said it was great that so many LGBTQ+ athletes participated in the Tokyo Olympics, more can be done to enact actual change.

October 08 2021 3:34 PM

The woman and her family are outraged, as are LGBTQ+ activists, and they're demanding an apology.

October 08 2021 2:58 PM