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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...
LGBTI Rights Canada

Canada Joins Global Initiative in Promoting LGBTI Rights

Canada has become the latest nation to join a United States initiative seeking to promote and encourage LGBTI rights across the globe. The announcement of...
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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...
LYFAO

Ending HIV NZ Teams-up with RainbowYOUTH to Host LYFAO

Ending HIV New Zealand has teamed-up with RainbowYOUTH in hosting LYFAO, a night of comedy and sex talk as part of Ara Taiohi’s Youth Week. Hosted...
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France

Queer Eye’s Tan France to Release Memoir

English fashion designer and television personality Tan Wasim France, best known for his starring role in the Netflix series, Queer eye, will be releasing a memoir. First...
Kevin Kodra

Canadian Teen Aims to Challenge Gender Norms with Yearbook Photo

A Toronto high school senior has decided to challenge gender norms going full glam on his yearbook photo. Kevin Kodra, who says he's always been...
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France

Queer Eye’s Tan France to Release Memoir

English fashion designer and television personality Tan Wasim France, best known for his starring role in the Netflix series, Queer eye, will be releasing a memoir. First...

Eurovision Terminates Contract with Chinese TV Channel After Failure to Broadcast...

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has terminated its contract with the Chinese broadcaster Mango TV after it failed to broadcast Ireland's Eurovision entry on...
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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...
LYFAO

Ending HIV NZ Teams-up with RainbowYOUTH to Host LYFAO

Ending HIV New Zealand has teamed-up with RainbowYOUTH in hosting LYFAO, a night of comedy and sex talk as part of Ara Taiohi’s Youth Week. Hosted...
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LGBTI Rights Canada

Canada Joins Global Initiative in Promoting LGBTI Rights

Canada has become the latest nation to join a United States initiative seeking to promote and encourage LGBTI rights across the globe. The announcement of...

‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
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LYFAO

Ending HIV NZ Teams-up with RainbowYOUTH to Host LYFAO

Ending HIV New Zealand has teamed-up with RainbowYOUTH in hosting LYFAO, a night of comedy and sex talk as part of Ara Taiohi’s Youth Week. Hosted...
Ricky Devine-White, at the airport preparing to fly to South Africa for Mr Gay World (Instagram)

Ricky Devine-White Jets Off in an Effort to Win New Zealand’s...

Ricky Devine-White heads off to South Africa today for the tenth anniversary of Mr Gay World knowing he has history behind of him, New...
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‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
Matt Wilson and Takaya Honda during Neighbours Q&A (Youtube)

Neighbours Gay Engagement – Now Will Tom Daley Come To The...

Off the back of Australia's same-sex marriage law changes last year, long-running TV soap Neighbours are heading towards their first gay wedding after Aaron (Matt...
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LGBTI Rights Canada

Canada Joins Global Initiative in Promoting LGBTI Rights

Canada has become the latest nation to join a United States initiative seeking to promote and encourage LGBTI rights across the globe. The announcement of...
Cameroon

Arrests Made During Violent Gay Bar Raid in Cameroon

A popular gay-friendly bar, cabaret and cinema has been raided by local police in the Cameroon capital of Yaoundé, arresting 25 individuals. According to reports,...
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LGBTI Rights Canada

Canada Joins Global Initiative in Promoting LGBTI Rights

Canada has become the latest nation to join a United States initiative seeking to promote and encourage LGBTI rights across the globe. The announcement of...

‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
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LGBTI Rights Canada

Canada Joins Global Initiative in Promoting LGBTI Rights

Canada has become the latest nation to join a United States initiative seeking to promote and encourage LGBTI rights across the globe. The announcement of...

‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
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LYFAO

Ending HIV NZ Teams-up with RainbowYOUTH to Host LYFAO

Ending HIV New Zealand has teamed-up with RainbowYOUTH in hosting LYFAO, a night of comedy and sex talk as part of Ara Taiohi’s Youth Week. Hosted...

Sex, Prep and Rock n Roll

Sex. We all have it. We all agree it can be great. Now I’m not going to beat around the bush (hehe puns) when it...
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Christian School

Students Take a Stand Against Anti-Gay Religious Bigotry in Private South...

Students at a private Christian boy’s school in Grahamstown, South Africa have taken a stand against a guest preacher’s sermon that condemned homosexuality and...
Trump

Growing Concern Following Trump’s New Faith-Based Organisation Funding Initiative

LGBTI rights groups have expressed concern following United States President, Donald Trump's new initiative to support faith-based organisations with federal assistance. Signing the initiative's executive order on...
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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...

‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...
Courtney Acts EHIV

Courtney Act Collabs with Ending HIV NZ to improve HIV knowledge

Hot on the heels of her Celebrity Big Brother UK win, drag superstar Courtney Act is taking her quest to educate the world about...
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Adam Rippon Dancing with the Stars

Adam Rippon Wins Gold in Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Adam Rippon and his dancing partner Jenna Johnson have been crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes. Becoming the first male figure skater...

‘I’ll Stand By You’ – AFL Pride Match Launched By Saints...

The third iteration of the Australian Football League's Pride Match is stressing the importance of family and support networks among the LGBTIQ community as...
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Weibo LGBTI

Chinese Social Media Site Reverses LGBTI Ban

One of China’s largest social media sites has decided to reverse the controversial decision in removing all LGBTI content from its platform. The microblogging site,...

Red iPhone 8 Released to Raise Money for HIV and AIDS...

Apple has announced the release of new limited-edition red models of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, with a portion of the profits from sales...
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Harvey Milk

San Francisco’s Airport Terminal to Become The Harvey Milk Terminal

Following years of debate, San Francisco International Airport has officially announced plans to rename a terminal in honour of Harvey Milk. The move which comes...
Kei Nishakori

LGBTI Tennis Open to Raise Funds for Community to be Held...

Aiming to raise as much money as possible for the LGBTI organisation Triangle Project, the 6th annual Cape Town LGBTI Tennis Open will once again take...
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Jess Mauboy - Eurovision (Supplied)

Can Jess Mauboy Actually Win Eurovision For Australia?

As Jessica Mauboy wraps up her whistlestop "We Got Love" tour of Europe to garner votes for Eurovision 2018 the question everyone in Australia...

Hottest Guys to Watch at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

It may not be the Olympics, but the boys have come out to compete at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and there are some...
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Annually Eikon looks back at the year to find out who made the biggest impact on our readers. We call it Eikon's 12 Gays of...
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Annually Eikon looks back at the year to find out who made the biggest impact on our readers. We call it Eikon's 12 Gays of...

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Annually Eikon looks back at the year to find out who made the biggest impact on our readers. We call it Eikon's 12 Gays of...

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Ricky Devine-White, at the airport preparing to fly to South Africa for Mr Gay World (Instagram)

Ricky Devine-White Jets Off in an Effort to Win New Zealand’s Third Mr Gay World

Ricky Devine-White heads off to South Africa today for the tenth anniversary of Mr Gay...
Jordan Bruno, Mr Gay Pride Australia, prepares for Mr Gay World in South Africa - Daniel Enright Photography

Jordan Bruno Heads to South Africa for Mr Gay World

MKR semi-finalist and marriage equality campaigner Jordan Bruno arrives in South Africa today to represent...

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With the annual Mr. Gay World fast approaching, both Mr. Gay New Zealand and Mr....

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