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Argentina: Man sentenced to life for brutal transgender murder

Argentina: Man sentenced to life for brutal transgender murder 18 June 2018 Image copyright EPA Image caption Ms Sacayán had campaigned for LGBT rights in Argentina A court in Argentina has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for the brutal murder of high-profile...

The Supreme Court has dismissed religious practice as a matter of mere choice in its TWU decision

Clashes involving religion and equality are hard questions, as recent legal cases all over Europe and North America have shown. At least they should be. And yet, there is nothing in the Supreme Court decision last Friday on Trinity Western University's (TWU) proposed...

World Cup 2018: ‘Safe space’ for Russia LGBT football fans shut

World Cup 2018: 'Safe space' for Russia LGBT football fans shut 17 June 2018 Image copyright AFP Image caption Homosexuality was decriminalised in Russia in 1993, but anti-gay prejudice is rife An organisation providing a "safe space" for LGBT and ethnic-minority...

Who Are LGBTQ Americans? Here’s A Major Poll On Life, Sex, and Politics.

BuzzFeed News and Whitman Insight Strategies conducted one of the most comprehensive national polls to date on how LGBTQ Americans live in 2018. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Half Of All LGBTQ People Identify As Bisexual Or Queer

While young women are now more likely to identify as queer or bisexual, they’re much less likely to identify as lesbians. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

21 Books Queer Women (And Everybody Else) Should Read

Some eye-opening, radical, and unputdownable books about gender, bodies, and identity. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Fiction By Roxane Gay: Two Women Who Have To Hide Their Love

In this story by Roxane Gay, two women defy their Haitian hometown by unapologetically loving each other — even if they have to keep that love hidden. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Trinity Western loses fight for Christian law school

Trinity Western University has lost its legal battle for a new evangelical Christian law school, with a Supreme Court of Canada ruling today that calls it "proportionate and reasonable" to limit religious rights in order to ensure open access for LGBT students. In a...

LGBT rights vs. religious freedom: top court ruling on Trinity Western case Friday

The Supreme Court of Canada will deliver a landmark ruling Friday in a closely-watched case that weighs religious freedom against LGBT rights. The judgment effectively could determine whether Trinity Western University (TWU) — a private, evangelical...

People Are Pissed At The New Rules For New York Pride

A new route and group limits for this year's march have sparked outrage, and raised questions about who should — and shouldn't — be barred from marching. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

New Heritage Minute tells story of LGBT couple’s fight for legal recognition

Historica Canada is releasing a long-awaited video tonight that depicts one part of the LGBT community's struggle in Canada, and one community activist who has seen it says it does an "incredible job" of telling the story. As part of the popular Heritage Minute...

This Story Gives An Inside Look At The Life Of A CIA Operative

In this excerpt from Who Is Vera Kelly? a CIA operative meets her target's girlfriend — and she suspects she knows more than she's letting on. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

How Birth Certificates Are Being Weaponized Once Again

When Walter A. Plecker died in August 1947, his “death was considered a gift by many,” writes historian Arica L. Coleman in her searing history, That the Blood Stay Pure: African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia. “It...

Doug Ford leads Ontario PCs to majority government, CBC News projects

Led by Doug Ford, Ontario's Progressive Conservatives have secured a majority government, CBC News projects, ending nearly 15 years of Liberal power in the province. Buoyed by Ford — a one-term Toronto city councillor and businessman — the PCs ran a populist campaign...

Pride Month Is Real, It’s Raining Queer Music Videos

Drowning in music over here, but don't send help. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Take This Survey About Sex & Consent In The Age Of #MeToo

BuzzFeed News is planning a series about sex later this year, and we’d like to hear from you! View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

The Battle for Orange County

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.—Scott Baugh stood on soft carpet inside the Meadowlark Golf Club before the monthly meeting of the Huntington Harbour Republican Women Federated. Golfers whacked at balls outside under a gray sky. A couple dozen older women and a few men had...

Cuba to begin constitutional reforms to formalise ”opening-up’

Cuba to begin constitutional reforms to formalise ''opening-up' 2 June 2018 Image copyright AFP Image caption Former President Raúl Castro will see through the planned reforms Presidential term limits and the legalisation of same-sex marriage are amongst reforms being...

Ryan Murphy’s New Show Is The Queer Fairy Tale We Needed On TV

Pose, rooted in the drag ball culture of '80s Harlem, tells intersectional stories that highlight how limited most mainstream television still is. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

5 Young LGBT Leaders Got Surprised By Their Own Queer Role Models

"I believe that when you mess with one queer, you mess with us all." View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

She Says Top TV Job Offers Slowed When She Came Out As Transgender

Scottie Madden hit a career milestone as a showrunner. But she says the opportunities dried up after she came out as transgender. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

For Everyone Totally In Love With Villanelle On “Killing Eve”

"Take me to the hole!" View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Reverse Migration Might Turn Georgia Blue

ATLANTA—Adrienne White remembers the first time she visited Atlanta as a junior in college. White, who is black, walked into a grocery store in an affluent neighborhood while she was staying with her uncle, and by the time she walked out, she hadn’t seen one white...

Gavin Grimm trans bathroom lawsuit backed by federal judge

Gavin Grimm trans bathroom lawsuit backed by federal judge 23 May 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Gavin Grimm filed a lawsuit after his high school prevented him from using the men's bathroom A US judge has ruled that federal law protects a transgender...

Belarus slams UK embassy over rainbow flag on day against homophobia

Belarus slams UK embassy over rainbow flag on day against homophobia 22 May 2018 Image copyright Instagram - UK embassy in Minsk Image caption A video of the flag was posted on the embassy's Instagram account Belarus has slammed the UK embassy in Minsk for flying a...

BuzzFeed’s Queer Prom Is Back And You’re Invited!

NYC-area high school seniors can apply to attend this year's inclusive queer prom. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

24 “Gay Culture” Tweets That Will Hit Way Too Close To Home

"Gay culture is your parents awkwardly referring to your significant other as your friend." View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

22 Queer Non-Canon Ships Worth Losing All Your Sleep Over

So much angst, so much love. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

How “Lexa Deserved Better” Became A Rallying Cry For Positive LGBT Representation

Over a year after Lexa's death on The 100, her fans are still fighting for positive representation of queer women on television. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

18 Queer Couples Who Totally Nailed Being Both Spooky And Adorable For Halloween

Feel free to borrow their couples costume ideas. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Andrea Gibson’s Latest Spoken Word Poem Will Change The Way You Think About Gender

"It isn't that you don't like boys, it's that you only like boys you want to be." View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

21 Things Pinoy Gay Men Are Totally Tired Of Hearing

"Buti hindi ka halata, sis." View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Trans Filmmaker Says The Creator Of Netflix’s Marsha P. Johnson Doc Stole Her Work

The director, David France, denied the allegations in a Facebook post. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

The Complicated Appeal Of Celesbian Gossip

Our cultural fascination with famous queer women — and women rumored to be queer — has reached a particular peak in 2017. But do celebrities have a moral obligation to come out? And what, exactly, does it mean to "out" someone these days? View Entire Post ›...

Why Positive Representations Of Asexuals On TV Are So Important

Many of the few asexual-coded characters in mainstream media have been depicted as outcasts or social deviants — and fans hope that Jughead on Riverdale could change that. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

Cara Delevingne Has Opened Up About Two Separate Incidents With Harvey Weinstein

"I felt guilty as if I did something wrong," the actor said in her statement released Wednesday. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...







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The Plight Of Trans Women In Prison

Transgender women in France who are incarcerated on the basis of their legal gender status fall prey to a legal gray area — and they're punished for a lot more than their alleged crimes. View Entire Post › BuzzFeed -...

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