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Estanislao Fernández

New Argentinian President’s Son Wears Pride Flag at Inauguration

The son of new Argentinian president Alberto Fernández has attended his father’s inauguration ceremony wearing a Pride flag. The 24-year-old Estanislao Fernández showed up at...
Grindr Robbery

Dallas Men Plead Guilty For Using Grindr In Criminal Targeting of...

Two men from Dallas, Texas, have pleaded guilty to a hate crime and other charges for using Grindr to target gay men and commit...
Swe Zin Htet

Swe Zin Htet Makes History As First Openly Lesbian Miss Universe...

Swe Zin Htet from Myanmar has become the first openly lesbian contestant in the 67-year history of the Miss Universe competition. Despite not coming away...
TikTok

TikTok Under Fire For Censoring LGBTI Users

Social media company TikTok is facing criticism after it was accused of censoring LGBTI users. Chinese-owned social media platform TikTok who have since confirmed the...
They - word of the year

‘ They ’ Named the 2019 Word of the Year

Merriam-Webster Dictionary has announced that the 2019 word of the year is ‘they’. The dictionary announced on Tuesday that ‘they’ was its most-searched-for word in...
Cyndi Lauper (Instagram)

Cyndi Lauper to Receive High Note Global Prize For Work Helping...

Cyndi Lauper will receive the inaugural High Note Global Prize for her efforts to help prevent and end homelessness among LGBTQ youth. The High Note...
Jail zambia

Appeal Rejected For Two Men Sentenced to 15 Years Jail in...

Two men in Zambia that were jailed for 15 years for having sex in the privacy of a hotel room more than two years...
Group

Indonesia Facing Backlash Following Anti-LGBTI Employment Policy

The Indonesian government is facing global condemnation after posting employment opportunities the banned LGBTI applicants. According to reports by The Jakarta Post, Indonesia's ministries of...
Malaysia

Warning Issued to LGBTI Tourists Heading to Malaysia

A warning has been issued to LGBTI tourists planning on travelling to Malaysia following the arrest of a gay couple for “immoral activities” at...
Keagan Roberts youngest elected official

Gay Teen Becomes One Of The Youngest Elected Officials in United...

Openly gay teen, Keagan Roberts, has become one of the youngest elected officials in United States history after winning a place on his local...