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MTV Joins HRC to End Anti-Gay Violence in Chechnya

MTV has launched a new campaign designed to battle the on-going anti-gay violence in Chechnya. EyesOnChechnya not only sheds light on the arrest, torture and...
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner

Illinois Governor Fires New ‘Body Man’ over Homophobic and Racist Tweets

Ben Tracy was hired as Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner's 'body man,' or personal aide, on Monday. The staffer was dismissed the same day he...
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Houston’s First Gay Prom for Adults Draws Unexpectedly Large Crowd

"Doing it our way this time around" was the slogan for Houston's first gay prom for adults. Organized by PartyHouston, the event gave gays...
Ben Phillips Zombie Prank

YouTube Prank Star Gets Epic Revenge on Homophobic Twitter Troll

Ben Phillips is a Welsh YouTube personality boasting nearly 3 million subscribers. Phillips, along with his 'bro' Elliot Giles, star in a massive collection...
Thomas Dekker

‘Heroes’ Actor Thomas Dekker Comes Out as Gay after Being Outed...

In an emotional public statement, Thomas Dekker comes out as gay. The announcement follows a speech given by Bryan Fuller, who previously worked with...
Ramzan Kadyrov

Ramzan Kadyrov of Chechnya says Gay Men ‘are devils’ and ‘not...

HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel traveled to Chechnya to cover Ramzan Kadyrov's use of Mixed Martial Arts to spread his political views overseas....
Katherine McCobb

California Therapist Sued for Allegedly Attempting to Turn Lesbian Straight

A lawsuit was filed by The National Center for Lesbian Rights on behalf of Katherine McCobb in the Superior Court of California on July...
Scott Laplanche, a 20 year-old man who was told to remove his makeup at work.

Man Told to Remove Makeup at Work has Words For His...

Scott Laplanche, from West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, has some words for his boss who told him to remove his makeup at work. The 20 year-old...
Crowd Celebrates Gay Marriage in Malta

Gay Marriage in Malta is Now Legal

Following a 66-1 vote in the Maltese Parliament, gay marriage in Malta is now legal. The small island nation has been staunchly Catholic throughout its...
HRC Rising

HRC Launches Massive Grassroots Initiative with HRC Rising

The Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBT advocacy group in the US, has announced HRC Rising, a new grassroots campaign designed to battle the...
A Police Station in Chechnya

Names of 27 Men Killed have been Revealed as Arrests Continue...

Last week we reported on the continuation of the Gay Purge in Chechnya. Violence in the region seems to be intensifying. A list of...
Liam Hemsworth in Tiny Shorts

Liam Hemsworth Cools Off in an Ice Bath and Flexes in...

This summer is a scorcher, from LA to the Midwest, from Australia to Europe, it's hard to escape the heat. But Liam Hemsworth knows how...