Jan 15, 2019 | 20:30 pm
In 1995, Metro Weekly photographed Carol Channing for its cover. To honor the legend's passing, our interview appears online for the first time.
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Jan 15, 2019 | 20:12 pm
Activists celebrate two hard-won victories after more than a decade of obstruction
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Jan 15, 2019 | 12:55 pm
Gabbard has previously attacked "homosexual extremists" and worked for a organization that supported conversion therapy
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Trump’s gay German ambassador is a “vain, narcissistic person” according to German, American officialsJan 15, 2019 | 12:06 pm
Der Spiegel paints a different picture from the man gay conservatives said "lives and breathes foreign policy"
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Jan 15, 2019 | 10:16 am
Anti-LGBTQ Alliance Defending Freedom is making refusing entry to transgender women a "religious freedom" issue
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Jan 14, 2019 | 17:42 pm
Waithe said that Wanda Sykes would be an "amazing" replacement for Kevin Hart
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Jan 14, 2019 | 16:39 pm
The actor has responded by turning down any roles "where the character’s sexuality is their defining characteristic"
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Jan 14, 2019 | 15:26 pm
The long-running animated comedy has featured LGBTQ jokes and storylines throughout its 20-year run
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Jan 12, 2019 | 18:14 pm
Several men and women have been detained in Russia’s Chechnya region on suspicion of being gay, signaling yet another renewal of efforts to purge the Muslim-majority state of anybody who does not conform to sexual or gender norms. The Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta reported on Friday that administrators of LGBTQ groups on the social network VKontakte began warning […]
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Jan 11, 2019 | 17:30 pm
LGBTQ advocates demand "thorough" investigation into deaths and call on politicians to donate money from Ed Buck to charity
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