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Idaho Hate Killer Gets 28 Years in Murder of Gay Man

By John McDonald | Sunday May 7, 2017
Kelly Schneider, 23, was sentenced on April 27 in U.S. District Court. He was prosecuted by the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division.

Naked Comedy Tour Promises to Tickle 'Funny Bones'

By JW Arnold | Saturday May 6, 2017
In addition to the world premiere of his new play, "Happy Ending," this weekend, Ronnie Larson is launching the "Totally Naked Comedy Tour" at Empire Stage on Monday, May 8.

Delray Beach, Fla., Outlaws So-Called 'Conversion Therapy' on Kids

By Tucker Berardi | Saturday May 6, 2017
The number of cities in South Florida that still allow the practice of conversion therapy on minors is dwindling - yesterday one more city commission unanimously decided to ban the practice within city limits.

Survivor: Chechen Parents Told to Kill Their Gay and Bisexual Children

By Brittany Ferrendi | Saturday May 6, 2017
"They tell parents to kill their child," the man told FRANCE 24, choosing to remain anonymous in fear of his safety. "They say, 'Either you do it or we will.' They call it, 'Cleaning your honor with blood.' "

Man Who Threatened Pulse-Style Attack Locks Self in Courthouse Bathroom

By Jason Parsley | Sunday Apr 30, 2017
Craig Jungwirth, the man who was accused of threatening Wilton Manors with a Pulse-style attack, locked himself in a bathroom in a Broward County courthouse on Thursday to avoid being served with a lawsuit.

Game Developers Look To China As A New Market For Gay Games

By Tucker Berardi | Sunday Apr 30, 2017
Developers are working toward creating a "pink economy," a business model that caters to the LGBT community. The market for LGBT content is growing, and businesses are scrambling to secure their place in the new territory.

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

By Tucker Berardi | Saturday Apr 29, 2017
Grindr has begun helping gay men in Chechnya by using the app's location services to update users who may be in danger. They have also provided Chechen users with news reports of the progressing situation.

Coming Out Swinging: Fans and Developers Push to Make Blockbuster Games More Inclusive

By Tucker Berardi | Saturday Apr 29, 2017
When people think about social progression and equal rights, the video game industry is certainly not the first place considered to be a forefront of change - if it is even considered at all.

Ft. Lauderdale Mayor Refuses to Bow Out; Will Attend Breakfast With Anti-LGBT Speaker

By John McDonald | Thursday Apr 27, 2017
Despite pleas from local LGBT activists, Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler is forging ahead with plans to attend an evangelical prayer breakfast this week. Focus on the Family Chief Executive Officer Jim Daly is one of the event's three featured speakers.

Florida Artist Dismisses Gender Binaries

By Brittany Ferrendi | Wednesday Apr 26, 2017
As a straight cisgender man, Carlos Aleman opened up from his Asian-inspired art and wondered what creations he could make to support the LGBT community. And that's how the "Androgynous" art series was born.

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