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Moshe Malko, 20, seventh slain IDF soldier killed early Sunday

Moshe Malko, 20, seventh slain IDF soldier killed early Sunday

Moshe Malko, 20, is one of the 13 Golani Brigade soldiers killed early Sunday, the army announced Monday morning.

By July 21, 2014 Read More →

National News

African Union Official Anticipates Stronger Ties at US-Africa Summit

African Union Official Anticipates Stronger Ties at US-Africa Summit

A senior official of the African Union said next month’s US-Africa Summit in Washington should provide Africa and the United States an opportunity to enter into a strategic partnership.

By July 21, 2014 Read More →

Community News

A New Website That Helps Gay Men Navigate Fatherhood, Launches In Time For Father’s Day

A New Website That Helps Gay Men Navigate Fatherhood, Launches In Time For Father’s Day

GaysWithKids.com, A New Website That Helps Gay Men Navigate Fatherhood, Launches In Time For Father’s Day Gays With Kids, a first-of-its-kind website to help gay dads navigate fatherhood − from creating their families to raising them − will launch June 4th in time for Father’s Day and this year’s Pride celebrations. Co-founded by Brian Rosenberg […]

By June 15, 2014 Read More →

Life & Society

HOMOPHOBIC STIGMA AND VIOLENCE BLOCK ACCESS TO HIV SERVICES FOR AFRICAN MEN

HOMOPHOBIC STIGMA AND VIOLENCE BLOCK ACCESS TO HIV SERVICES FOR AFRICAN MEN

HOMOPHOBIC STIGMA AND VIOLENCE BLOCK ACCESS TO HIV SERVICES FOR AFRICAN MEN Results of a study released July 16, 2014 by Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF) in partnership with African Men for Sexual Health and Rights (AMSHeR), http://www.msmgf.org/files/msmgf/documents/MSMinSSA_PolicyBrief.pdf show that homophobia, violence, and stigma among healthcare providers are linked with reduced access to […]

By July 18, 2014 Read More →

Sports News

Michael Sam Receives Arthur Ashe Award

Michael Sam Receives Arthur Ashe Award

Michael Sam, the first openly gay athlete to play for an NFL team, has been recognized by ESPN with their Arthur Ashe Courage award, which the St. Louis Rams rookie received last night at the ESPYs.

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Entertainment News

R&B/Pop Artist Marck Angel Releases “Summertime: Part I” Music Video

R&B/Pop Artist Marck Angel Releases “Summertime: Part I” Music Video

R&B/Pop Marck Angel doesn’t appear to be slowing down any time soon. Fresh off his performance at Harlem Pride this year, the singer recently released the music video off his third single “Summertime, ” directed by Red. The imagery and energy in this music video is intriguing and entertaining. The video displays good friends having […]

By July 9, 2014 Read More →

Other Articles

Red Card for Exploitation of Children at Brazil’s World Cup

Red Card for Exploitation of Children at Brazil’s World Cup

Julio T is a 15-year-old vendor of handcrafted costume jewellery in Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro, near the FIFA Fan Fest. He says sales are good during the World Cup because there are a lot of tourists. Credit: Fabíola Ortiz/IPS RIO DE JANEIRO – The FIFA World Cup being played in Brazil has sounded a […]

By June 29, 2014 Read More →
Gay Fiestas Highlight Divisions in Cuba’s LGBTI Community

Gay Fiestas Highlight Divisions in Cuba’s LGBTI Community

Drag Queen Mojito, one of the drinks on the menu at the La Vaca Rosada bar in Varadero, Cuba. Credit: Jorge Luis Baños/IPS HAVANA – Two men kiss each other while two women dance together without making other clients feel uncomfortable at the prívate club Humboldt 67, one of the venues seeking to cash in […]

By June 29, 2014 Read More →
Cameron betrays equality

Cameron betrays equality

Straight civil partnerships remain banned Same-sex couples now have legal advantage London, UK – David Cameron has betrayed the principle of equality by refusing to allow opposite-sex couples to have a civil partnership. His government is maintaining legal discrimination against straight partners. In a democracy, we should all be equal before the law. He was […]

By June 26, 2014 Read More →