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Infographic: Queer Violence and Intersectionality

This insightful – and worrying – infographic neatly points out why it is SO important to recognise the multiple identities that queer people live out simultaneously. 108 more words

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It's Not Getting Better Everywhere, Gay in California's East Valley

While we are seeing progress for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights coming more day-to-day, and while we think of marriage equality and the overturn of… 335 more words

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Update: Homegoing Arrangements for Britney Cosby Tentatively Scheduled, Family Needs Public’s Help

Family and friends gather in mourning as the investigation into the deaths of Houston couple Britney Cosby (24) and Crystal Jackson (24) continues.  Since news of the double homicide sent shock waves through the queer and black communities, numerous  social media pages and fundraising crusades have emerged in tribute to the women.    368 more words

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'Gay Hunter' Facebook Game Promotes Killing Gay Men So They Won't Rape You In The Forest

It really doesn’t get any more insulting and disgusting than this for the LGBT community:  A Facebook game called Gay Hunter where your main objective is to gun down gay men in an effort to avoid being raped in the forest by them.   434 more words

News

Love: A Criminal Cabaret

By:  Stephanie Brown

If you followed the news this summer, you’re probably familiar with pictures like this:

The image above is one of many disturbing images taken at Gay Pride rallies and protests in Moscow and St. 682 more words

Journalism

Remember Our Beloved LGBT Dead- A Meditation

The other day I watched an incredibly moving movie about two young men who fall in love in a small rural town. And much like all film with settings in such an area, they depict true cultural settings that still persist to this day: where ignorance, bigotry, and a blind eye is worth more than simple unconditional love. 226 more words

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