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This is the first time an Egyptian trial court has ever cleared anyone charged with homosexuality in such a high profile case, according to activists.

January 12 2015 12:15 PM

The revelation that there was a documentary series being filmed about the former American Idol's political loss has left some donors and campaign participants feeling deceived

January 08 2015 8:45 AM

Calliope Wong discusses difficulties trans students face when applying to college

January 07 2015 4:33 PM

Why straight young men crave gay adulation

January 06 2015 9:15 AM

... and five other things you should know today.

January 05 2015 5:35 PM

The first person to come out as gay on Nigerian TV did so to beat his blackmailers to it, and he’s turned the unwelcome spotlight into a career in activism.

December 31 2014 1:57 PM

Despite feeling like an outsider, a bisexual Christian says the holidays aren't all bad news

December 24 2014 3:58 PM

We can sift through the minutiae of the killing of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, and John Crawford, or we can seek to understand the ways in which oppression is a shared burden that ignores racial and orientation boundaries.

December 16 2014 11:36 AM

This makes New York the ninth state to require such coverage

December 11 2014 11:50 AM

'We lead the morality police to storm the biggest den for male group sex in the heart of Cairo'

December 09 2014 12:48 PM