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LGBT Book Review: Nuuk #ohne Filter by Niviaq Korneliussen

Nuuk tells the story of five young people in Greenland’s capital whose stories evolve around the topics of love, lust and self-discovery. All of them are, in their own ways different from the society surrounding them. We encounter Fia who

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LGBT Book Review: The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin

The story of Maupin’s famous land lady from Tales of the City is related in this book. The reader discovers Mrs. Madrigal as an old lady of 92, living in a small flat with her caretaker Jake. Through flashbacks the

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LGBT Book Review: Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson

Winterson’s first novel draws from her own childhood and the experiences she made as the daughter of Pentecostal parents.¬†Oranges are not the only fruit tells the story of Jeanette who grows up in a religious household and intends to become

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LGBT Book Review: She walks in Beauty by Nicole Conn

Conn’s novel tells the story of writer / producer Spencer who, close to a nervous breakdown, tries to find peace in a cottage by the sea. While working on a path which leads to her own private beach she revisits

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Germany Votes “Yes!” on Marriage Equality

About time many of us would say. And definitely a reason to celebrate. A small question during an interview with chancellor Angela Merkel triggered the vote on marriage equality which took place this Friday morning. 393 delegates voted yes with

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What If We Talked To Straight Couples The Way We Talk To Gay Couples

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LGBT Book Review: I Will Survive by Leow Yangfa

In I Will Survive Leow Yangfa combines the stories of members of the LGBT community in Singapore. The stories in the book are as diverse as the community itself. All of them talk about the struggles LGBT people go through

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Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage

As the first Asian country Taiwan is on its way to make marriage between same-sex couples legal. The court ruling was read publicly yesterday and it opens the gate to an amendment of the current law within two years. While

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Portland Soccer Coach Comes Out As Transgender

This video has so many important messages for all of us struggling in life for various reasons. So, I hope you watch it to the end and maybe also share it.

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Egyptian Father Chases Daughter Through Europe to Destroy Her Happiness

Shaza Ismail and her Spanish girlfriend¬†Maria Jimena Rico Montero went missing in Turkey after they had been chased by Shaza’s father throughout Europe because he couldn’t accept that his daughter was in love with another woman. Shaza’s father is said

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