A 23-year-old gay man who suffered from bipolar disorder died by suicide in prison after he was subjected to homophobic taunts and denied access to mental health services, his partner has alleged. The man, identified as Marcus Neil Middleton, was found dead in his cell at Noble County Jail in the US state of Indiana …

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A young man has fled his native country of Kyrgyzstan in fear for his life, after two vicious hate crimes that included having the word “gay” carved into his flesh. The victim, only identified as A.D. for his protection, told Pink News of the two harrowing experiences he endured in the Issyk-Kul region in East …

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Grindr has let go of its entire editorial team and ended its 17 month old LGBTIQ news service INTO. The shake up comes only weeks after INTO published a controversial article about Grindr President Scott Chen not supporting same-sex marriage. In a joint statement released by INTO’s editorial staff, they have expressed their deep sadness …

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ISIS gay execution

Demolition work has begun on the building the notorious terror group ISIS used to execute men they believed to be gay or bisexual by throwing them to their deaths. Located in Mosul, Iraq, the seven-storey building became a well known location where ISIS and its supporters regularly took gruesome photos and filmed videos of suspected …

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The Singaporean government is toughening up its adoption laws, after a landmark high court ruling granted a gay man to adopt his son who was conceived through surrogacy. Lawmakers in the conservative city state have said that they will review changes to the legislation to better reflects the country’s public policy. “The welfare of the …

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The creators of Family Guy have let the world know that they will not be taking jabs at gay people anymore in the most humorous way possible. On Sunday’s “Trump Guy’ episode, Family Guy’s Peter Griffin can be heard saying that they are trying to phase out jokes directed to the LGBTIQ community. A character …

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royal wedding bishop

The bishop who stole the show at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding, Michael Curry, has smacked down an anti-LGBTIQ bishop who refuses to allow same-sex couples to wed. Curry, the presiding Bishop of the US Episcopal Church, has placed a partial ban on New York Bishop William Love, who sent out a pastoral …

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More people in Japan are coming out as LGBT than ever before, according to a recent study. An online survey of 60,000 people aged between 20 and 59 conducted by advertising agency, Dentsu shows that at least 1 in 11 people or 8.9% now identify as LGBT. In comparison, the same survey in 2012 showed …

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India has vowed to crack down on homosexuality within its military, with Indian Army General Bipin Rawat declaring that gay sex is simply “not acceptable.” The defiant stance was reinforced just months after the historic decriminalisation of homosexuality in India when the Supreme court struck down part of the colonial era banning of same sex …

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