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Mark Latunski Grindr Killer

Man Accused of Cannibalizing Grindr Date is Offered an Insanity Plea

A judge will allow a man to plead insanity after he allegedly confessed to slaughtering his Grindr date in his basement and then eating...
Koko King, Caye Caulker, Belize

Homosexuality is Now Legal in Belize

Belize’s Court of Appeals has upheld a 2016 ruling that struck down the Central American country’s sodomy laws. In a unanimous ruling, Justice Samuel Awich,...
Methodist Church Splits over gay marriage

Methodist Church Splits Apart Over Gay Marriage

The Methodist Church, which has the world’s highest number of members attending it, is split wide open over recognising the marital rights of homosexuals. A...
Elton John and Ellen Degeneres at Golden Globe Awards

Ellen and Elton Lead the Way at the Golden Globes

Elton John's Rocketman and Ellen Degeneres have been big winners at 2020 Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. In the...

Historic Transgender Rights Laws Take Effect in Chile

Chile's Gender Identity Laws have recently come into force, creating an historic moment for the South American country. From December 27, any person whose gender...
Pink

Pink Donates Half a Million Dollars to Australian Bushfire Services

As the world starts to react to the Australian bushfire crisis one of the world's biggest artists Pink has vowed to donate $500,000 to...
US Ambassador to Zambia Daniel Foote

US Ambassador to Zambia Recalled Over Gay Jailing Furore

After the Ambassador to Zambia publicly criticised the Zambian government for allowing two men to be jailed on homosexuality charges, the Trump administration has...
New US Ambassador to Lithuania Robert Gilchrist (Photo: Embassy of Sweden, via Facebook.)

US Senate Confirms Openly Gay Ambassador To Lithuania

The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of Robert Gilchrist as the U.S. ambassador to Lithuania. Gilchrist is at least the fifth openly gay person...
Bogota Mayor Claudia Lopez and her new wife Angelica Lopez

Bogota’s First Female Mayor Marries Girlfriend

Claudia Lopez, the first woman elected mayor of Colombia's capital Bogota, recently married her girlfriend of three years. Although the South American country is deeply...
Botswana Gaborone Pride 2019

2019 Ended on a High as Botswana Celebrated its First Pride

After the historical change in legislation about homosexuality earlier in 2019, it was only fitting for the Botswana LGBTIQ+ community to come together and...