- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 28 11:38 AM
By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - While gay and bisexual men are at higher risk for mental health issues than their straight counterparts, the risk is particularly high for young gay and bisexual men, a new study has found. On the other hand, high levels of education, income and living with a man were among the factors that seemed to protect gay and bisexual men of all ages against ...
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 27 06:18 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A gay rights group sued the Justice Department on Wednesday for failing to produce hundreds of pages of documents related to a 1953 order signed by President Dwight Eisenhower that empowered federal agencies to investigate and fire employees thought to be gay.
- New York TimesApr 26 12:52 PM
While gay bars continue to proliferate (especially in Hell’s Kitchen), dance clubs are on the decline.
- New York TimesApr 26 03:27 PM
An urban middle class audience is giving films about gay male relationships enough box-office support for the trend to spread in India.
- The Washington TimesApr 28 04:01 PM
Lawmakers want the U.S. Census Bureau to start counting gay people — but not all gay people are convinced they want to be counted. A group of bipartisan lawmakers on Wednesday urged the federal nose-counting agency to start keeping tabs on how many Americans define themselves as gay or transgender. ...
- CBS NewsApr 27 04:25 PM
Young gay and bisexual men may be much more likely to attempt suicide or harm themselves than their older counterparts, and blacks are at greater risk than whites, British researchers report.
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsApr 28 04:41 AM
Xulhaz Mannan was a rallying figure for Bangladesh's marginalised but increasingly outspoken lesbian, gay and transgender community, but his brutal murder has dealt a huge blow to the movement and forced some of its leaders underground. Mannan, who founded Bangladesh's first magazine for gays and lesbians which he used to launch a vibrant rights movement in the deeply conservative, Muslim ...
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsApr 26 08:39 AM
Pressure mounted on Bangladesh Tuesday after two leading gay rights activists were hacked to death, the latest in a series of chilling attacks on intellectuals, writers and religious minorities for which only a handful of people have been convicted. At least six men carrying machetes and guns entered an apartment building in Dhaka on Monday night and killed Xulhaz Mannan, editor of a magazine ...
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- AFP via Yahoo! India NewsApr 29 10:54 AM
Two gay Italian women on Friday won the right to adopt each other's children in a legal first. All previous verdicts in Italy in favour of lesbian women being legally recognised as the parents of their partner's children are at the appeal stages. In its definitive sentence, Rome's juvenile court said Marilena Grassadonia, president of the Rainbow Families association, could adopt her wife's twin...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 26 05:43 AM
By Ruma Paul and Serajul Quadir DHAKA (Reuters) - A group affiliated to al Qaeda claimed responsibility on Tuesday for killing a Bangladeshi gay rights campaigner and his friend, the latest in a string of murders of liberal activists and other minorities in the South Asian nation. The slaying of Xulhaz Mannan, editor of Bangladesh's first magazine for gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people...
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