Daily Archives: February 16, 2014

A Refreshing Voice of Reason on Climate Change

I am not just a Queer man I am also one of the billions of people on earth affected by climate change. So it was refreshing to read of Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech on the matter in Indonesia… … Continue reading

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Sochi arrest of former Italian MP waving “Being Gay Is Ok” flag

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By Cathy Kristofferson, February 16, 2014 Italian media is reporting that former MP Vladimir Luxuria (the first transgender person to hold that office in Italy), was arrested in Sochi Sunday night after displaying a banner reading “Being Gay is…

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White House Releases President Obama Statement on Uganda Anti-Gay Bill

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We have conveyed to President Museveni, enacting this legislation will complicate our valued relationship with Uganda By Melanie Nathan, February 16, 2014. President Barack Obama informs the world that he has indicated to President Yoweri Museveni…

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News

Queer news and entertainment for February 16, 2014 from the good folks at Gay Star News: TOP STORIES Book celebrating Russian love stories aims to defy propaganda law ‘Gay Propaganda: Russian Love Stories’ has been published to give a voice … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Pink News UK

Queer news for February 16, 2014 from the good folks at Pink News UK: LATEST STORIES 2:24 PM Lesbian Olympic snowboarder Belle Brockhoff targeted with onslaught of anti-gay hate tweets  1:51 PM Report: LGBT people die 12 years earlier in … Continue reading

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Julianne Moore to play Ellen Page’s Lover in “Freeheld”

A movie worth waiting for… Julianne Moore will play Ellen Page’s lesbian lover in new indie drama Freeheld.  The 53-year-old actress has signed on to the project which tells the real-life story of the late Laurel Hester (Moore), a New … Continue reading

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Melanie Nathan Creates Rescue Fund to Help LGBT People Escape Africa – Gayapolis News –

I don’t know if there is anybody out there who can contribute to this very worthy cause but I am posting this in the hope someone does… I have established a Rescue Fund to help persecuted LGBT Africans escape from … Continue reading

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I am part of the LGBT community, is there a place in comics for me? | Unleash The Fanboy

I am an admirer of people who try to blaze a new trail for the LGBTQ community. This guy appears to be doing just that in comics/animation… Let’s start by letting you know about me. My name is Eric, I … Continue reading

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Kansas Episcopal bishops speak out against doomed anti-LGBT bill | The Raw Story

I’m glad someone is speaking up against this bill to legislate discrimination… Episcopal bishops spoke out against a controversial Kansas Republican bill proposing to legalize anti-LGBT discrimination on Friday. According to Huffington Post, the two clergy members spoke out against the … Continue reading

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CNN World Reports Ugandan President Ready To Sign Bill and Ready for War With World’s Gays

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He may find his war will be with more than just us Gays. CROSS POSTED CNN from as follows: Kampala, Uganda (CNN) — Uganda’s president Saturday vowed to sign sweeping anti-gay legislation, citing what he said…

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Protest rally against Nigeria’s Anti-LGBT Law

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NIGERIAN LGBTIs IN DIASPORA  IN LONDON WILL PROTEST AGAINST ANTI-SAME SEX LAWS | Love Not Hate! By Melanie Nathan, February 15, 2015. Nigerian LGBTIs in Diaspora Against Anti Same Sex Laws will hold a rally on…

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