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Germany to Compensate Gay Men Investigated After WWII

The law criminalizing male homosexuality was introduced in the 19th century, toughened under Nazi rule and retained in that form by democratic West Germany, which convicted some 50,000 men between 1949 and 1969. ...
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Disrupter brand Gender Free ‘clothing without labels’ takes slow fashion to the next level

GFW Clothing have quadrupled in size in three years and described as a "challenger brand" by Pragma. ...
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Bermuda

Bermuda Court of Appeal Will Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

This week, Bermuda’s Court of Appeal has scheduled three days for oral arguments in the appeal of the nation’s celebrated marriage equality suit. ...
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Immigration Equality Video Features LGBTQ Refugees, Highlights Benefits of Asylum

The short film features three Immigration Equality clients from around the world discussing why they sought asylum, their experiences in immigration detention, what asylum has meant for them, and their contributions to the U.S. as they have built new lives in New York City. ...
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Research: LGBTQ Human Rights Defenders Work with Fewer Resources and Face More Danger

OutRight’s research finds that legal registration for LGBTIQ organizations is severely restricted globally and the result is that LGBTIQ human rights defenders work with fewer resources and face more danger. ...
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Pride Barcelona Runs June 28-30 Spotlighting Avenida María Cristina

One of the biggest renovations is that PRIDE Barcelona returns to Avenida María Cristina. The legendary avenue will become the heart of PRIDE BCN on June 29 and 30 and will have three main spaces. ...
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Richard Grenell

Grenell Wants to ‘Empower’ European Conservatives

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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Ella International Lesbian Festival

Europe’s Largest Lesbian Festival Ella Coming to Costa Rica

The Ella International Lesbian Festival will host Central America’s first-ever large lesbian event in Costa Rica in 2019. ...
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PRIDE Barcelona Emerges with New Ad Campaign, Strong Stakes in the Community

In early May, the organization of PRIDE Barcelona presented its new image and social campaign, supporting LGTBI refugees, and the advancement of its program filled with concerts and activities to celebrate the largest pride in the Mediterranean area. ...
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World Nomads Releases Color-Coded Map of Intolerance for LGBTQI Travelers

In total, 72 countries and territories worldwide criminalize same-sex relationships, including 45 in which sexual relationships between women are outlawed. In eight of those countries homosexuality can result in a death penalty. ...
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