Jul 15, 2019 | 17:50 pm
Amnesty International has released a new report calling for the overturn of a South Korea law that criminalizes consensual sex between men in the military, arguing that it has exacerbated violence, harassment, and discrimination against gay soldiers. Article 92-6 of South Korea’s Military Criminal Act punishes sexual relations or “indecent acts” between men in the […]
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Israel’s education minister criticized for “disgusting” comments supporting anti-LGBTQ conversion therapyJul 15, 2019 | 16:30 pm
Far-right politician Rafi Peretz said that he had used conversion therapy on gay youth and believed it can work
Jul 15, 2019 | 14:20 pm
Part of Mounir Baatour's platform includes repealing the country's laws criminalizing homosexuality
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Jul 15, 2019 | 11:42 am
Bill's passage continues trend of Granite State lawmakers approving pro-LGBTQ laws
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Jul 15, 2019 | 11:25 am
Books by Dr. Joseph Nicolosi -- the "father" of conversion therapy -- were removed after an online petition
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Jul 15, 2019 | 10:42 am
Jack'd failed to fix a software bug that exposed users' private albums for a year
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Jul 12, 2019 | 17:49 pm
Demetris Nelson is accused of killing one gay man and critically wounding another
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Jul 12, 2019 | 16:00 pm
On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a largely party-line basis to approve the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, which includes three pro-LGBTQ amendments, including one that would allow any qualified transgender person to serve in the U.S. military. Eight liberal Democrats voted against final passage of the bill despite agreeing […]
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Jul 12, 2019 | 13:27 pm
But the film's director said PETA was "seeking attention" and that no animals were "used as props"
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Jul 11, 2019 | 16:18 pm
Defense bill will now head to Conference Committee, but Speier Amendment could be removed from final version
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