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Israel sends gay diplomat to SF

Israel sends gay diplomat to SF

San Francisco recently welcomed its latest gay diplomat.

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By Heather Cassell | September 11, 2019

Thousands of pride marchers flowed through the streets of Sarajevo in the country's first successful Bosnia and Herzegovina Pride march and festival last Sunday.

By Heather Cassell | September 4, 2019

A first-of-its-kind report documenting conversion therapy around the world highlights the pervasiveness of the practice.

By Heather Cassell | August 28, 2019

Serbian officials have blocked future access to same-sex couples forming families in the country after its first lesbian prime minister and her partner became parents earlier this year.

By Heather Cassell | August 21, 2019

Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib denounced the Palestinian Authority's ban on LGBT gatherings and threats to queer Palestinians.

By Heather Cassell | August 14, 2019

An advertising campaign, "Love is Love," launched by the Coca-Cola Company ahead of a progressive music festival in Budapest, Hungary last week has led to political leaders calling for a boycott of the global soft drink company.

By Heather Cassell | August 7, 2019

Hunky male sex workers took to the windows of the My Red Light organization in Amsterdam last weekend during Pride.

By Heather Cassell | August 2, 2019

Queer demonstrators gathered at Harvey Milk Plaza in San Francisco's Castro district during the evening commute August 1 to honor slain Russian LGBT activist Yelena Grigoryeva.

By Heather Cassell | July 31, 2019

Steve Roth has been tapped to head the Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration.

By Heather Cassell | July 24, 2019

Emerging from the few sensationalized tabloid headlines and TV shows that have been Czechia's only exposure to the country's transgender community, trans Czechs are stepping out and speaking up about their experiences.

By Heather Cassell | July 17, 2019

Thousands of LGBT Israelis and their supporters took to the streets of Tel Aviv last Sunday, calling for the resignation of interim Education Minister Rafi Peretz following statements he made supporting conversion therapy.

By Heather Cassell | July 10, 2019

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week named a conservative law professor to chair a new autonomous human rights commission, which sparked concerns from LGBT organizations, congressional leaders, and human rights experts.

By Heather Cassell | July 2, 2019

Prince William said that he and his wife, Kate Middleton, the duchess of Cambridge, would be "absolutely fine" and "fully support" their children if one of them came out as gay.

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