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2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival – July 12-22 – Complete Line-Up Announced!

2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival – July 12-22 – Complete Line-Up Announced!

Celebrating its 36th Anniversary, Outfest – the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organisation promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBTQ stories on the screen – has announced the complete programming lineup for the 2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival presented by HBO. Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival is eleven days of not to be […]

US: Survey Finds LGBTQ Student-Athletes Overwhelmingly Remain Closeted

US: Survey Finds LGBTQ Student-Athletes Overwhelmingly Remain Closeted

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the University of Connecticut have released a groundbreaking report, Play to Win: Improving the Lives of LGBTQ Youth in Sports, detailing the experiences of LGBTQ student-athletes. The report analyzes responses to sports-related questions by more than 12,000 young people, ranging in age from 13 to 17, from all […]

Watch: Queer Eye in Conversation

Watch: Queer Eye in Conversation

15 years after the original series debuted, Netflix’s update of Queer Eye, has taken reality TV by storm again, with a brand-new Fab Five and an all-new setting: Atlanta, Georgia. To help celebrate Pride, join Bobby Berk (interior design), Karamo Brown (culture), Tan France (fashion), Antoni Porowski (food and wine) and Jonathan Van Ness (grooming) […]

FLAC announces Pop-up LGBTQ  Legal Advice Clinic for Pride Week

FLAC announces Pop-up LGBTQ Legal Advice Clinic for Pride Week

As part of the 2018 Pride celebrations, FLAC will host a Free Legal Advice Clinic specifically for the LGBTQ community on Monday 25th June. FLAC CEO Eilis Barry said: “FLAC is delighted to host a free legal advice clinic in a safe, positive, non-judgmental and inclusive space for the LBGTQ community in Outhouse on Capel […]

Global HIV/AIDS Activists In The LGBTQ Community

Global HIV/AIDS Activists In The LGBTQ Community

The HIV/AIDS crisis has been a primary issue for the LGBTQ community from the late twentieth century to today. While it is a challenging one on many fronts, it has been embraced by the LGBTQ community as an important part of its history. The momentum forward in LGBTQ activism would face a major stumbling block […]

US: LGBT Rights Group to Honour Ty Herndon With Visibility Award

US: LGBT Rights Group to Honour Ty Herndon With Visibility Award

On Friday last, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), announced that Grammy-nominated artist, Ty Herndon, will be honoured with the HRC Visibility Award, at the 2018 HRC Nashville Equality Dinner on Saturday, March 17, 2018. “Ty Herndon is a fearless advocate for equality, and a country music trailblazer,” said HRC President Chad Griffin. “He is changing hearts and […]

Have Catholic Theologians Been Too Quiet About Fr. James Martin’s ‘Building a Bridge’?

Have Catholic Theologians Been Too Quiet About Fr. James Martin’s ‘Building a Bridge’?

By Robert Shine of New Ways Ministry The blog Daily Theology had an interesting back-and-forth about [pro-LGBT] Fr. James Martin, SJ’s book, Building a Bridge. The conversation centered on whether academic theologians have sufficiently engaged a book that has been making sizable waves in the Church, as well as about who should be  doing public theology. “In […]