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University - suspension caused widespread hurt

Pastor suspended for officiating same-sex wedding

North Park University, a Christian institution in Chicago, has suspended its campus pastor after the school's affiliated church removed her credentials for performing a same-sex wedding ceremony, …

International Update - Turkey

LGBT cinema, exhibits banned

The Turkish capital Ankara has banned the public showing of films and exhibitions related to LGBT issues, the governor’s office citing risks to public safety. The move is likely to deepen …

A Blood bond

Israeli gay men can now donate blood

In a policy change, gay men will be allowed to freely donate blood in Israel, reports Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Under the new procedure announced Wednesday by the Health Ministry and Magen David …

Hey criminal court ...

International lawyers - charge ISIS!

The City University of New York School of Law has teamed up with Madre, a New York-based women’s rights group, and the Organization for Women’s Freedom in Iraq to petition the International …

Here's the beef!

Beefcake pro-wrestler Mike Parrow: 'I’m gay'

Say hello to Mike Parrow. The 34-year-old pro wrestler from Orlando just made a big reveal: He’s gay! All 6’4 and 300-pounds of him. “I’ve always known I’m gay,” Parrow tells Gay …

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Take Bostyn home

Ready to be your 'glamour puss'

Hi! The little lady in those pictures is me--Bostyn! People say I look like Grumpy Cat! Well, there may be a slight resemblance, but my face is not smushed in and I think I'm WAY prettier than her! …

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On being an LGBTQIAAA+ ally

What does it mean to be an ally to folks on the LGBTQIAAA+ spectrum? What is the role of the ally in supporting those on the spectrum?

Non-stop assaults continue

TransCentralPA Topics

Inarguably 2017 has not been a great year for the LGBT community. The assaults on us and our brothers and sisters have been virtually non-stop. We read every day about some …

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Sexual harassment under the law

Allegations of sexual harassment in the worlds of media, politics, and entertainment have dominated the headlines in recent weeks. But what exactly is sexual harassment, and how can employers avoid …

MAKING SENSE OF LIFE 01/01/2018

Let’s talk individuality

Are you comfortable “being yourself?” This may seem like a silly question. Who else would we be if we aren’t being ourselves? And yet, do you …

Be yourself

Love myself and love my skin

Hi, my name is Micah Peterson and I’m from Phoenix, Arizona. So, when I was 21, I was in college at Oberlin up in Ohio, which is the middle of nowhere. I had an opportunity to study abroad in …