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New Assassin's Creed game forces gay gamers into opposite-sex romances

New Assassin's Creed game forces gay gamers into opposite-sex romances
- The latest instalment of Assassin's Creed Odyssey has just been released – and some gay gamers are not happy. One of the 2018 video game's ...

Dating App Grindr reportedly lays off editorial staffers of LGBT publication INTO in a pivot to video

Dating App Grindr reportedly lays off editorial staffers of LGBT publication INTO in a pivot to video
- Grindr, the LGBT dating app, has reportedly laid off editorial staffers of its digital publication INTO on Tuesday, in what it's describing as a pivot to video ...

22 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

22 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids
- We asked the BuzzFeed Community to show us a picture that says "I've Always Been Gay" and here are some of their best submissions. Share On ...

Russian LGBT network reports arrests, torture and deaths part Chechnya 'gay purge' accusations

Russian LGBT network reports arrests, torture and deaths part Chechnya 'gay purge' accusations
- A new wave of persecutions against the LGBT community in Chechnya began in late December 2018, leading to the death of two people and the ...

Google blasted over 'pray the gay away' app that brands LGBT people 'sexually broken'

Google blasted over 'pray the gay away' app that brands LGBT people 'sexually broken'
- GOOGLE has been blasted for continuing to feature a “pray the gay away” app that encourages LGBT people to have “dangerous” conversion therapy.

Missouri House rebuffs bid to add protections for LGBT employees to internal rules

Missouri House rebuffs bid to add protections for LGBT employees to internal rules
- An attempt to add protections for LGBT people to the Missouri House rules failed on a voice vote Tuesday. The proposal came from Rep. Greg Razer ...

Catholic board pulls book with LGBT characters from elementary libraries

Catholic board pulls book with LGBT characters from elementary libraries
- Ottawa Catholic School Board has quietly removed a popular book from its elementary school libraries after parents complained about its LGBT ...

Kansas governor expands ban on anti-LGBT bias to contractors

Kansas governor expands ban on anti-LGBT bias to contractors
- Kansas' new Democratic governor on Tuesday reinstated a ban on anti-LGBT bias in state agencies' employment decisions that a ...

Brexit providing basis for wave of vicious hate crime in UK, says Stephen Fry

Brexit providing basis for wave of vicious hate crime in UK, says Stephen Fry
- Brexit providing basis for wave of vicious hate crime in UK, says Stephen Fry ... Looking at the spikes in hate crime following Britain's vote to leave the ...

Suicide rate of young Latinas may be exacerbated by immigration rhetoric

Suicide rate of young Latinas may be exacerbated by immigration rhetoric
- Martinez's mother remembers the way people who suffer from a mental health condition are treated in parts of Latin America and by many in the ...

Marvel Studios should make Namor of Latino origin in MCU

Marvel Studios should make Namor of Latino origin in MCU
- Miles Morales has slowly established himself as a fascinating Black/Latino character (due in part to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse), but outside of ...

Extreme poverty rises again in Latin America

Extreme poverty rises again in Latin America
- Inequality in Latin America has reduced but extreme poverty is still on the rise while those that have climbed out of it remain vulnerable, the United ...

Outdoor Companies Address Their Lack of Racial Diversity

Outdoor Companies Address Their Lack of Racial Diversity
Racial diversity concerns aren't foreign to the footwear industry. ... And while the number of African-Americans over the past five years dipped 0.4 ...

Tene Lewis explores relationship between cardiovascular disease and racism in African-American ...

Tene Lewis explores relationship between cardiovascular disease and racism in African-American ...
- Dr. Tene Lewis, a University of Michigan alum and professor at the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, spoke Monday on the ...

In Double Victory for LGBT Rights, New York Bans Conversion Therapy and Passes Transgender ...

In Double Victory for LGBT Rights, New York Bans Conversion Therapy and Passes Transgender ...
LGBT advocates had more reason to celebrate Tuesday, as the .... “When you broad stroke everyone — all black people think one ...

Why Does America Need a Black Pride Celebration?

Why Does America Need a Black Pride Celebration?
Black Gay Pride — also known simply as Black Pride — is a celebration of LGBTQ pride among persons of color. Both Black Gay Pride and LGBT ...