Archives by: Heather Cassell

Heather Cassell

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The Eiffel Tower lit up in a rainbow with the message #lovewins
Sports Travel
“Gay Paree” is currently super gay because more than 40,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender athletes from around the world have descended upon the “City of Lights” for Gay Games X. ...
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Eiffel Tower / AdobeStock
Travel
Paris cast a spell on me, as it does with many who flip through the pages of travel and fashion magazines and books filled with spellbinding lyrical prose and photographs that capture the romance and grittiness of the City of Lights. ...
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Travel
Popular or not, Anthony Bourdain didn’t seem to care. He was focused, even as celebrity completely altered his life in an instant, on doing his work in an authentic and truthful way. And he stood up for women - without wanting to be named. ...
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Women protesting at the Women’s March 2017. Photo: Rise Travel
Travel
November 2016 changed everything for travel expert Christian Tamte. Like many women, it sparked a fire within her that she hadn’t known was there before. She went from simply living and enjoying life into a life of action and activism. ...
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Richard Grenell
International
The gay Republican ambassador's comments were published in two different articles by right-wing news site Breitbart over the weekend. ...
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Photo: Homesthetics
Travel
If you haven’t started working on your garden, we’ve selected five garden shows and exhibits worth traveling for to inspire your inner horticulturalist. ...
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Entertainment
Ellen DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi kicked off summer in Africa. The two were on their way to Rwanda making a stop at the famed Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya to breakfast with and make new friends with giraffes. ...
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Shot from the Pittock Mansion, Portland, Oregon (the Rose City) and Mt. Hood are the background for the city's namesake - a single rose. Photo: Adobe Stock
Travel
It’s understandable why anyone would think that Georgiana was the one-woman powerhouse behind roses being Portland’s hallmark and that she was crowned as “Queen of Portland’s Roses,” but she wasn’t the only person who shape the city’s image. ...
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Pride flags in San Diego Pride. Photo: Garcon Magazine
Travel
Fort Lauderdale has been a pioneering destination in LGBTQI travel under the visitors’ bureau’s direction since 1996 and the global headquarters of the IGLTA, the LGBTQI travel association. ...
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Outgoing National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director Kate Kendell, right, enjoying a moment with the Human Rights Campaign’s Director of Public Education and Research Ashland Johnson, left, at the 41st annual NCLR Gala at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, May 19, 2018. Photo: NCLR
National
It was a night to party. It was a night to say goodbye. It was a night to raise a lot of money for LGBT rights. It all happened in one amazing Saturday night at the NCLR sold out 41st annual dinner gala and party at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco on May 19. ...
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