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LGBTea: Celebrating Exotic Tastes! Campaign Launch

LGBTea: Celebrating Exotic Tastes! Campaign Launch | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
LGBTea is a brand of tea that not only delights the taste buds with exotic flavors, like Raging Raspberry and Juicy Tangerine, bu

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For #NationalComingOutDay LGBTea.com launches Indiegogo campaign to help with #LGBTRights and equality. Very little tastes better than a delicious cup of tea knowing your money is supporting #LGBT equality. #NCOD #GayRelevant #GayFoodie

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For #NationalComingOutDay LGBTea.com launches Indiegogo campaign to help with #LGBTRights and equality. Very little tastes better than a delicious cup of tea knowing your money is supporting #LGBT equality. #NCOD #GayRelevant #GayFoodie

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In ISIS’ Shadow, LGBT Kurds Take A Stand

In ISIS’ Shadow, LGBT Kurds Take A Stand | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

"Progress is often uneven and complicated in the region –– a constant balancing act between various religious and cultural factors."

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Meet Republican LGBT Rights Activist Margaret Hoover

Meet Republican LGBT Rights Activist Margaret Hoover | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Margaret Hoover doesn’t buy the hype that Vice President Mike Pence is an anti-gay, apocalyptic bigot. Hoover is far more qualified to make that assessment than random Internet trolls who easily dismiss the former Indiana governor as a hateful homophobe. After all, she knows Pence and has worked with him on gay rights issues.

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After Taiwan, Vietnam Among Asia's Most Progressive on LGBT Rights

After Taiwan, Vietnam Among Asia's Most Progressive on LGBT Rights | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
Saigon’s guide to restaurants, street food, news, bars, culture, events, history, activities, things to do, music & nightlife.
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The It Gets Better Project Just Gets Better With Age

The It Gets Better Project Just Gets Better With Age | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

As we hear more and more about the atrocities happening to our LGBTQ brothers and sisters in Chechnya and with our current administration turning a blind eye to our Pride, our community is feeling a rebirth of the strength of our voice.  Once again we are fighting for visibility and equality.  The comfort of our …

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Census Bureau Found No Need For LGBT Data Despite 4 Agencies Requesting It

Census Bureau Found No Need For LGBT Data Despite 4 Agencies Requesting It | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

At least four federal agencies asked the Census Bureau to add questions about sexual orientation and gender identity to the American Community Survey, NPR has learned.

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Why the internet is the worst thing ever to happen to gay lib

Why the internet is the worst thing ever to happen to gay lib | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

If this is what the post-gay-lib world looks like, then I preferred it when everyone else disliked us and there was always a party going on somewhere

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IBM Kicks Off Major Campaign Against Texas' "Bathroom Bill"

IBM Kicks Off Major Campaign Against Texas' "Bathroom Bill" | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

With the Texas Legislature's special session a week away, tech company IBM has ramped up its efforts oppose the so-called "bathroom bill" for its discriminatory effects against transgender Texans.

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Transgender health care targeted in crusade to undo ACA

Transgender health care targeted in crusade to undo ACA | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Because Medicaid covers a disproportionately high number of transgender people, the potential change could heap hardship on an already embattled population.

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"Life By The Bay: 'Tales of The City'" - A Fictional Account Of Personal Experiences In San Francisco

"Life By The Bay: 'Tales of The City'" - A Fictional Account Of Personal Experiences In San Francisco | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Warm May sunshine bathed Dolores Park. Ryan reveled in how, only halfway through the work week, the “gay beach” was still awash with scantily clad bodies sprawled out on colorful blankets or oversized towels. A gentle breeze carried the smell of marijuana.

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Stuart Milk on Pride, LGBT rights, and what he learned from his uncle Harvey Milk

Stuart Milk on Pride, LGBT rights, and what he learned from his uncle Harvey Milk | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Stuart has spent most of his adult life spreading his late uncle’s message of hope. As one of the first openly gay elected officials in the US, Harvey Milk’s fight against discrimination changed the course of LGBT history for the better. Though tragically assassinated in 1978, his story inspired change in his city, country, and around the world.

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'Pride is at a crossroads': readers on marching for LGBT equality

'Pride is at a crossroads': readers on marching for LGBT equality | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

We asked readers to tell us the reasons they are attending Pride events – and amid claims of over commercialisation how the movement is changing

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LGBT Hero Dan Savage Opens Up About His Thoughts On Sexual Shame

LGBT Hero Dan Savage Opens Up About His Thoughts On Sexual Shame | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Dr. David J. Ley offers intriguing insights from his interview with 'Savage Love' columnist, podcast host and LGBT hero Dan Savage for YouTube series #NoMoreSexShame, detailing complex issues around sexuality, shame, and humiliation, as well as ways to overcome, or even harness, such painful experiences.

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What the Right Gets Wrong About LGBT Megadonor Tim Gill

What the Right Gets Wrong About LGBT Megadonor Tim Gill | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

The controversy over the advocate's 'punish the wicked' quote reveals the worst aspects of rightwing media

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How Tim Gill Turned His Fortune Into a Powerful Force for LGBTQ Rights

How Tim Gill Turned His Fortune Into a Powerful Force for LGBTQ Rights | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

How Tim Gill turned a $500 million fortune into the nation's most powerful force for LGBTQ rights

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Asia's youngest nation offers glimmer of hope for LGBT rights

Asia's youngest nation offers glimmer of hope for LGBT rights | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Marching through the streets of East Timor's capital Dili with a rainbow flag in his hand, Natalino Guterres was overwhelmed with emotion, reminding him of how he felt 15 years ago when he saw the Timorese flag raised for the first time.

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Why everyone – LGBT or not – should watch Olly Alexander: Growing up Gay

Why everyone – LGBT or not – should watch Olly Alexander: Growing up Gay | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

BBC3's new documentary from the Years and Years frontman shows how we can all help combat the LGBT mental health crisis

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Mormon university instructor fired after Facebook post supporting LGBT rights, she says

Mormon university instructor fired after Facebook post supporting LGBT rights, she says | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Brigham Young University-Idaho confirmed she won't be returning but declined to give a reason.

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Gay Rights Groups Seek One More Win From Justice Kennedy

Gay Rights Groups Seek One More Win From Justice Kennedy | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

With Justice Anthony M. Kennedy rumored to be considering retirement, groups want the Supreme Court to take up an employment discrimination challenge before he leaves.

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Malta becomes latest country to legalize same-sex marriage before Australia

Malta becomes latest country to legalize same-sex marriage before Australia | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

MALTA has voted to legalize same-sex marriage in parliament, with only one of the country’s 67 parliamentarians voting against the amendment.


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What I Learned From Meeting My Gay Uncle

What I Learned From Meeting My Gay Uncle | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it
Being a man of a certain age, all of these stories usually concluded with someone passing. ...That’s just how his stories ended. Great times, great
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The Lonely, Heroic Work of a Gay Libyan Refugee in America

The Lonely, Heroic Work of a Gay Libyan Refugee in America | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

“I wish I could tell them it will work. But it’s a gambling process. You put your life at risk and wait.”

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the untold story of lgbt pioneer lanah p

the untold story of lgbt pioneer lanah p | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Lanah P has been there, done that, and pioneered the way for every other mixed-race LGBTQ person who refuses to fit into your stereotypes.

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Study Finds LGBT Community Consumes Cannabis at Higher Rate than Heterosexuals

Study Finds LGBT Community Consumes Cannabis at Higher Rate than Heterosexuals | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

Two of the fastest-changing cultural mores and norms in American society are the implementation of LGBT rights and cannabis rights. The two go hand-in-hand. A new report suggests that the LGBT community at large consumes cannabis at a “significantly” higher rate than the heterosexual community.

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Yes, there’s racism in the LGBT community. But there’s more outside it.

Yes, there’s racism in the LGBT community. But there’s more outside it. | PinkieB.com | Gay and Lesbian Life | Scoop.it

LGBT people are more racially progressive than their heterosexual counterparts.

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