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PFLAG National to Honor Ana Navarro at the 2017 Straight for Equality Awards

Photo: Ana Navarro
Politics
PFLAG National will honor CNN political analyst Ana Navarro with the Straight for Equality in Media award at the Ninth Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala on Monday, March 27, 2017 in New York City. ...
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Gay Rights Supporters Win Major Victory at the United Nations

International
The U.N. has worked to improve the rights of the LGBT community in recent years, but has repeatedly run into opposition from some member states - especially from countries in the Middle East and Africa as well as China and Russia. ...
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So, Who Are Really the Happiest People in the World?

Health
March 20 is International Happiness Day, which means everyone will be talking about who the happiest people in the world are and where they live. ...
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Study Shows Strong Global Support for Gender Equality, Especially Among Women

International
The strongest support for women having the same rights as men is found in Europe, followed by Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East. ...
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National Organizations Target ‘Conversion Therapy’ Quacks with Historic Federal Consumer Fraud Complaint

Health
“Conversion therapy” practices have for decades been linked to serious harm, including depression, substance abuse, and even suicide. ...
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Girl Meets World Star: Queer Storyline is ‘Important to Me,’ Comes Out

Girl Meets World's Riley and Maya/Disney
Entertainment
Fourteen-year-old Girl Meets World star Rowan Blanchard came out as queer last week on social media. ...
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Discrimination Against LGBTIQ People Costs Lives and Global Economic Prosperity

Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera
International
For the first time ever, the president of the General Assembly addressed a U.N. forum on LGBTI issues. ...
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LGBTQ Rights Are Human Rights: Atlanta’s LGBT Institute Launches

The National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia/Photo: Super G
National
Think locally, act globally is the motto of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights with the launch of the LGBT Institute Wednesday. ...
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A Gay Guide to the Happiest Places on Earth

Openly-gay Norway
Travel
Denmark, Norway and Switzerland have made the United Nations list on the "World Happiness Report." We give you the G-A-Y scoop! ...
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The Getty Center to Host IGLTA Global Convention Opening Reception

The Getty Center/IGLTA
Travel
The Getty Center offers breathtaking views of downtown Los Angeles and the Pacific Ocean – the perfect way to take in the convention host city. ...
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