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Japan releases results of its first national same-sex marriage survey

On November 28, the results of Japan’s first national survey about attitudes toward gay marriage were revealed. What kind of image did they paint of the people of Japan? 231 more words


Paul Newman, not a closet supporter

Paul Newman by Fuchs (Click photo to enlarge)

I’m a supporter of gay rights. And not a closet supporter either. From the time I was a kid, I have never been able to understand attacks upon the gay community.

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India: Finance Minister Says Anti-gay Laws Should Be Re-examined

In India, New Delhi – born Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley,  has stated that ‘conservative’ and outdated laws against gay relationships should be re-examined by the Supreme Court. 202 more words


Michael Neri's response to an opinionated woman has gone viral

Michael Neri is a 26 year old drama teacher who happens to be gay. He recently received a text message from a woman stating that she doesn’t feel comfortable with him teaching her children. 37 more words

Bill Leff And Wendy Snyder

Dictating politics in romance

I never seriously imagined that personal politics would dictate the outcome to any relationship that I have. Of course, we all have our set criteria that we think is important when it comes to choosing a significant other. 1,275 more words

The Garden Of Eve

Fables Of Forbearance?!

I’m finding it absolutely ridiculous as to how 65% of the Indian population is inefficaciously trying to protect its sententious national pride by endorsing a “Simon, Go back!” against the people who are naive enough to voice their concerns about the current governance and the precipitous rise in insularity and parochialism (a.k.a ‘Intolerance’ for the lexically challenged people). 409 more words


The Intolerance Debate - From the Perspective of a Gay Man

Over the past 48 hours the heavens have been breathing fire on India, all hell has broken loose on this country. During a one-on-one interaction at the Ramnath Goenka Awards for journalism, Aamir Khan decided to speak his mind on the topic that has been the topmost concern now in the country – intolerance. 693 more words