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The Trump Presidency has Truly Redefined 'Breaking News'

The Trump Presidency has Truly Redefined 'Breaking News'

By D'Anne Witkowski | Oct 28
If you feel exhausted, disgusted, and helpless, well then, know that they're getting to you. All is working as planned. Tuning out the chaos is often the only coping mechanism that seems possible. Unfortunately, that means letting the chaos win.

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

By Christiana Lilly | Oct 14
A banana cream pie was a part of one of the most iconic moments in the gay liberation movement.

Evil in Russia: Gays Are Being Systematically Eradicated from the Republic of Chechnya

Evil in Russia: Gays Are Being Systematically Eradicated from the Republic of Chechnya

By John McDonald | Aug 5
Who is Ramzan Kadyrov? Where is Elena Milashina? Why was Murad Amirev detained? What caused the targeting of gay and bisexual men in Chechnya? And how can this torture train be stopped?

Chechen President Defends Families Killing Gay Relatives

Chechen President Defends Families Killing Gay Relatives

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 29
In an interview with HBO, the leader of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, said he would defend "honor killings" of gay men by their families.

President of Chechnya Denies Existence of Gays

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 22
Ramzan Kadyrov, president of the Russian republic of Chechnya, has denied claims of persecution and murders of perceived bisexual and gay men by claiming Chechnya has no gays.

Anti-LGBT Hate Group Targets SF Marijuana Dispensary

By Sari Staver | Jul 9
As the Castro medical marijuana dispensary the Apothecarium inches toward approval of its new facility in the Sunset district, an anti-LGBT hate group has intensified its efforts to block the project.

LGBT America Under Trump: The Fight Ahead

By Peter Jackson | Jun 10
Any hope for advancement of equality under Trump has evaporated and turned instead to fear. Trump's administration is pandering to the base that supported him -- and things might get a lot, lot worse.

Trans Woman Who Fled Chechnya Targeted by Hitmen

By Brittany Ferrendi | May 28
Forced to flee the Russian republic of Chechnya, the first openly Chechen transgender woman stepped forward to share her experience.

'Unchechen:' Short Film Raises Awareness on Gay Persecution in Russian Republic

May 21
The film is based on accounts told by men who have escaped these alleged anti-gay prisons.

40 Chechens Saved From Gay Purge

By Brittany Ferrendi | May 14
In an age where gay men are being allegedly persecuted from the southern Russian republic of Chechnya, one group is stepping up to save lives.

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