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Local Scouts Welcome First Openly Gay CEO In The Boy Scouts Of America’s 112-Year History

By Linda / May 19, 2022

PRNewswire.com reports that, chosen from more than 130 applicants, longtime Scouting professional Gary Carroll returns to the Pacific Northwest to lead one of…

This Gay Coach Wants To Make Tennis As Welcoming As Possible For LGBTQ Kids

By Linda / May 19, 2022

Outsports reports that when Ian Pearson-Brown was growing up, he didn’t think it was possible to play sports and be gay, but…

GOP State Senator In New Jersey Introduces ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

By Linda / May 19, 2022

The Hill reports that a state Senator in New Jersey this week introduced a bill prohibiting kindergarten through sixth-grade teachers from engaging…

Jake Daniels – Why Blackpool Player’s Decision To Come Out As Gay Matters

By Linda / May 18, 2022

CNN reports that when 17-year-old Jake Daniels publicly came out as gay on Monday, phones pinged as the UK’s media…

School Asks Students To Write Letter Convincing Friend Not To Be Gay

By Linda / May 18, 2022

The Advocate reports that a private Christian middle school in Kentucky assigned homework asking students to write a letter to an imaginary gay…

Four Queer Men Diagnosed With Monkeypox In ‘Rare And Unusual’ UK Outbreak

By Linda / May 18, 2022

Pink News reports that four queer men in the UK have contracted monkeypox, health officials have confirmed.  Read the full story…

Greece Passes LGBTQ Conversion Therapy Ban

By Linda / May 17, 2022

LGBTQNation reports that Greece banned conversion therapy for minors this week, with a law that prohibits psychologists and other health professionals from…

FIFA Threatens To Cancel Contracts With Qatar Hotels Over Anti-LGBTQ+ Discrimination 

By Linda / May 17, 2022

Gay Times reports that FIFA has threatened to sever ties with Qatar hotels over their anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination.  Read the full story at…

Judge Blocks Part Of Alabama Law Criminalizing Gender-Affirming Care

By Linda / May 17, 2022

The Advocate reports that a federal judge partially blocked Alabama’s law on Friday that criminalized providing gender-affirming care to trans youth. Read the…

Urvashi Vaid, Legendary Activist For LGBTQ+ Civil Rights, Dies At 63

By Linda / May 16, 2022

The Advocate reports that longtime activist Urvashi Vaid, a leader of many LGBTQ+ and other social justice organizations, has died at age 63.…

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