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Disney Channel Show Banned From Kenya Following Gay Storyline

By Donyae Lewis | Nov 12
There's no question that Disney Channel's original series "Andi Mack" saw their ratings soar with their introduction of a gay character during the show's second season premiere. But that didn't stop Kenya from banning the show.

No Smooching Allowed: Russia Blocks Video Game Comic Featuring Same-Sex Kiss

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jan 7
Overwatch blew up the internet last month when their holiday-themed online comic "Overwatch: Reflections" featured a same-sex kiss. However, some users pointed out the comic is unreadable on the site's Russian version.

Delta's Edited Version of 'Carol' Has No Same-Sex Kissing

By Rhuaridh Marr | Aug 14
Delta is the latest subject of the internet's collective rage, after it was revealed that the airline is showing lesbian drama "Carol" with all of the kissing scenes removed.

Gay Mural Arson Shocks Artist

By Khaled Sayed | Aug 1
The artist who created an LGBT mural in the Mission district that has been vandalized multiple times said at a recent forum that he wasn't surprised the art was damaged, but he was shocked by an arson attempt on the project.

Anti-Bully Film Costs Florida Teacher His Job

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 29
Jeremy Rhoden, gay a teacher in Polatka, Fla., screened an anti-bullying film to his students at a February 20 school assembly. Parents and clergy condemned the film for attempting to "indoctrinate" children, and of "offending" God.

Stonewall National Museum and Archives Opens Its Wilton Drive Space

By Mike Halterman | Jun 14
The Stonewall National Museum and Archives celebrates the grand opening of its new gallery space at 2157 Wilton Drive in Wilton Manors with a new exhibit, "Days Without Sunshine: Anita Bryant’s Anti-Gay Crusade."

Nigerian Woman Disowns Her Gay Pussy

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 24
A middle-aged Nigerian woman has reportedly disowned her male cat of seven years after the male cat displayed "unnatural sexual behavior."

Au Bon Pain Apologizes for Blocking LGBT Sites, Blames Wi-Fi Provider

By Jason St. Amand | Jan 16
Officials from Au Bon Pain took to the fast-casual chain’s Tumblr Wednesday to apologize for blocking its Wi-Fi users from accessing pro-choice and LGBT sites, like EDGE.

Au Bon Pain Blocks EDGE, Other LGBT News Content on Free WiFi

By EDGE | Jan 15
If you’re looking to catch up with the latest news from EDGE on your laptop while enjoying a croissant and hearty corn chowder, you may want to bypass national eatery Au Bon Pain.

Malaysia Bans Gay Characters From TV

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 9
Last week Malaysia’s government announced that it would ban gay characters from state television programs and radio shows.

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