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Gay Club Night Gas Attack Encourages Hundreds to Gather for Acceptance

Gay Club Night Gas Attack Encourages Hundreds to Gather for Acceptance

By Brittany Ferrendi | Feb 19
On Sunday, an unidentified person threw a canister of tear gas into the gay night at a Croatian club. One day later, hundreds gathered in pro-LGBT protest.

Hope from Tragedy: The Pulse of Christopher Hansen

By Jonathan Shuffield | Jan 8
He seems a bit scattered, but determined. We have been texting and emailing for weeks, it is not easy to pin him down. He keeps very busy whether it's for telling his story or working on projects or avoidance is unclear, but most likely a bit of all.

The Boys of Bangladesh

By Christiana Lilly | Dec 18
In April, two men were hacked to death in Bangladesh putting a spotlight on a hidden population in the small Southwest Asian country: LGBT people.

Vandals Hang Noose in LGBT Youth Center

By Brittany Ferrendi | Dec 18
The Providence Youth Student Movement in Providence, Rhode Island, came across a hateful act of vandalism this week.

Man Fills Lube Bottle With Acid at Sex Club

By Brittany Ferrendi | Sep 3
A 62-year-old unnamed man has been charged with inserting hydrochloric acid into a lubricant dispenser at a Sydney gay and bisexual sex club last Saturday.

Newly Uncovered Video Shows Glimpse of Orlando Gunman's Past

Newly Uncovered Video Shows Glimpse of Orlando Gunman's Past

Jun 15
Video from a 2012 documentary surfaced appearing to show the Orlando killer working as a security guard following the BP oil spill.

Gay Syrian Exile Sounds the Alarm

By John McDonald | Sep 13
Subhi Nahas has a soft and tender voice. When he speaks the pain and struggle is self-evident.

Gay Men Detail Islamic State Anti-Gay Brutality in U.N. Testimony

By John Riley | Aug 30
Two gay men who fled their home countries after Islamic State militants seized control of their hometowns shared the gruesome details of anti-gay persecution and killings of men suspected of being homosexual.

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.

ISIS Murders Mount :: Latest Gay Victims Hurled from 100-Foot Building

By Rhuaridh Marr | Jun 8
In yet another horrific murder by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS/ISIL), three men have been dropped from the roof of a 100ft building in Iraq for being gay.

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