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Same-sex couples must be intentional about having kids, which may contribute to the differences in academic outcomes.

3:10 PM

The case was thrown out because of “lack of diligent prosecution,” but the men could be re-arrested if more evidence emerges.

October 29 2020 5:41 PM

Gay bars in the city are under fire for creating unsafe conditions in a pandemic.

October 28 2020 2:36 PM

The administration is omitting information on abuses of LGBTQ+ people and women from reports on some countries, says the U.K.'s Asylum Research Centre.

October 24 2020 1:00 PM

Jacinda Ardern's landslide victory also helped make LGBTQ+ history.

October 19 2020 2:55 PM

America has turned its back on queer refugees.

October 10 2020 11:51 PM