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Tumblr Brings Hipster Twist to Year-End Lists

NATIONAL | By Michael Liedtke | Dec 3
Tumblr is flaunting its hipster credentials with a first-ever breakdown of the year’s hottest trends, topics and celebrities, targeting specific communities, including the LGBT community.

New Survey: 1.5% of Britain is Gay or Bisexual

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 4
A new survey found that 1.5% of people from Britain say they are strictly gay or bisexual.

Gay Pride Banner Could Prompt South Louisiana Flag Limit

LOCAL | Jul 7
A south Louisiana official says he’s drafting a proposal to limit the types of flags that can be flown on government property after hearing complaints about a gay pride flag being hoisted temporarily in a local park.

New Campaign Helps LGBT New Yorkers Access Health Care

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 27
The LGBT Task Force of Health Care for All New York (HCFANY) launched a new campaign to help inform LGBT individuals about affordable health plans available through the New York State Health Benefit Exchange.

Brazil Lawmakers OK Bill For Treatment of Gays

INTERNATIONAL | Jun 19
A Brazilian congressional human rights committee on Thursday approved legislation that would allow psychologists to treat homosexuality as a disorder or pathology.

Albania Named ’Most Anti-Gay’ Country in Europe

INTERNATIONAL | By Sergio N. Candido | Mar 30
Despite having established anti-discrimination laws, Albania has been labeled Europe’s most hostile country for gays, according to a new survey.

Gayest Cities in the Bible Belt

By Chris Persaud | Mar 12
Dixie Land may not be known as a bastion LGBT-friendliness, but there are places in it where Southern Comfort does extend to gays.

Nazi-Era Sodomy Law Still Haunts Gay Germans

INTERNATIONAL | By Sergio N. Candido | Mar 11
Graying gays who were convicted on sodomy charges in West Germany during the first half of the 20th century under a Nazi-era law are asking for their records to be cleared before they die.

Homoquotables: Greeting Cards for "the New Normal"

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | Feb 1
Homoquotables offers romantic gay themed greeting cards that are perfect for special occasions.

LGBT Millennials Start to Think about Aging

FAMILY | By Peter Hernandez | Jan 30
Tom Temprano believes in an anti-ageist LGBT community that recognizes the needs of the elderly, but it wasn’t until he broke a tiny bone in his foot during a heated basketball game that he experienced first-hand the limitations that come with age.

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