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Performance artist Madison Young is sure to steam up Valentine’s Day weekend with the world premier of her multi-media one-woman show “Reveal All Fear Nothing: A Journey in Sex, Love, Porn and Feminism” at the Armory, February 12-14. Photo: Madison Young
Travel
What if you could act out all of your dirtiest, deepest, sexiest secrets before an entire audience? Sound scary? Sound titillating? ...
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Sanjivani, a member of the LGBT community, at the launch of Wings Rainbow radio taxi service in Mumbai on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. (Photo: Vivek Bendre/The Hindu)
International
It could be a great plot for a Bollywood movie: a story about India’s first-ever queer-owned and operated taxi companies, Gender Taxi and Rainbow Wings, but it's true. ...
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Reunited: (l-r) Björn Ulvaeus, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Agnetha Fältskog and Benny Andersson as they are today at the opening of Mama Mia! The Party in Stockholm, Sweden on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. (Photo: ABBA/Facebook)
International
The 1970s Swedish disco stars just gave fans another reason to head to Stockholm with the opening of their new restaurant, Mama Mia! The Party. ...
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Travel
Not even Felicity Aston knew that when she accepted a job in Antarctica (simply because it was more exciting and interesting than any other options at the time) that she was embarking on a career as an explorer. ...
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Travel
Studies show that women make 80 percent of all travel decisions with some estimates showing women spend around $125 billion on travel. ...
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Julia Cosgrove of AFAR Magazine, Paula Froelich, of Yahoo! Travel, and noted journalist Laura Ling (l-r)/Photo: Heather Cassell
Travel
It was an enthralling two days all about women and travel at the Women’s Travel Fest last year, which means that the third annual Fest in 2016 will be even bigger and better. ...
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Loren Parisella
National
Turned away for the night because they are a lesbian couple, Loren Parisella and Elizabeth Prestano are suing the Sleep Inn for discrimination. ...
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Radiance
Travel
It was supposed to be fun on the high seas on the second annual Transgender Vacations’ Caribbean cruise until one guest was the recipient of homophobic epithets. ...
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Snuggle up next to the adobe hearth in the Leghorn casita at Casa Gallina in Taos, New Mexico
Travel
Guests love the Casa for good reason. The entire grounds are surrounded by Taos Mountain and the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. ...
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Lesbians in Morocco have to choose to stay or go because coming out at home means a life of hiding or a life destroyed. Photo: Marie von Hafften/GlobalPost
Travel
There are 54 Commonwealth countries and 41 of those countries have anti-gay laws on the books and 60 percent of all people living with HIV live in the Commonwealth countries. ...
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