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Watch: Partner of Slain Paris Officer Gives Moving Eulogy

Watch: Partner of Slain Paris Officer Gives Moving Eulogy

Apr 26
The husband of a gay Paris police officer who died last Thursday in what is believed to be a terrorist attack carried out by ISIS delivered a moving eulogy Tuesday.

Watch: Russian Reporter Who Exposed Chechnya's Gay 'Torture Camps' Now in Hiding

Watch: Russian Reporter Who Exposed Chechnya's Gay 'Torture Camps' Now in Hiding

Apr 26
The Russian journalist behind disturbing reports detailing Chechnya's alleged violence on gay men is now in hiding after receiving death threats.

S. Korean Presidential Hopeful Accused of Anti-Gay Comments

S. Korean Presidential Hopeful Accused of Anti-Gay Comments

By Kim Tong-Hyung | Apr 26
South Korean presidential front-runner Moon Jae-in outraged persecuted sexual minority groups by saying during a television debate that he opposes homosexuality, something his supporters say he had to do to win office in the deeply conservative country.

Voices From Around the World Consider Trump's First 100 Days

Voices From Around the World Consider Trump's First 100 Days

Apr 25
Associated Press journalists in North Korea, Syria, Iran, Somalia, Israel, the West Bank, Russia, Germany and Mexico have gauged the global temperature by asking people five questions.

Summer 2017 Bucket List: WorldPride in Madrid

Summer 2017 Bucket List: WorldPride in Madrid

By Kelsy Chauvin | Apr 24
The convergence of all things queer in Europe descends on Madrid this summer. Taking place over the traditional Pride week in late June, both WorldPride and EuroPride meet Madrid Pride for a veritable rainbow explosion.

LGBT Activists Stage Memorial for Murdered and Tortured Chechens at NYC's Russian Consulate

LGBT Activists Stage Memorial for Murdered and Tortured Chechens at NYC's Russian Consulate

Apr 24
Over the weekend, Russian-speaking LGBT activists and their allies protested and staged a memorial for the LGBT people tortured and murdered over the past month in Chechnya as part of anti-gay persecutions there.

Russian Foreign Minister: No Proof of Persecution of Gay Men

Russian Foreign Minister: No Proof of Persecution of Gay Men

Apr 24
Moscow wants to protect human rights but has no reason to believe reports about the persecution of gay men in Chechnya, Russian officials said on Monday.

Pollsters Project Macron vs. Le Pen in French Runoff

Pollsters Project Macron vs. Le Pen in French Runoff

By John Leiceser And Lori Hinnant | Apr 23
Pollsters projected that pro-Europe centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen both advanced Sunday from the first round of voting in France's presidential election.

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

By Egill Bjarnason | Apr 23
Linguistics experts, studying the future of a language spoken by fewer than 400,000 people in an increasingly globalized world, wonder if this is the beginning of the end for the Icelandic tongue.

Gay Attorney, Trans Friend Told to Leave Paris Eatery

Gay Attorney, Trans Friend Told to Leave Paris Eatery

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Apr 22
For attorney David Waggoner, a former co-president of the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club, last weekend was going to be fun and relaxing with his close friend, Aimar Sahae. Then, the pair say, things went wrong.

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