H&M Came Out With Their New Pride Ad And It’s All Kisses!
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H&M Came Out With Their New Pride Ad And It’s All Kisses!

As the season to be jolly, comes nearer, brands have taken it upon themselves to…

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Apple iPhone Made Me Gay!
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Apple iPhone Made Me Gay!

Why are you gay? When people ask homosexuals this question, a few brain cells kill…

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Transgender man Loses Court Battle for Fight Of The Child He Birthed
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Transgender man Loses Court Battle for Fight Of The Child He Birthed

When a transgender man gives birth to a child, it creates complications on multiple levels.…

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Inking it In! Quirky and Fun LGBT+ tattoos to Flaunt Your Pride
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Inking it In! Quirky and Fun LGBT+ tattoos to Flaunt Your Pride

Tattoos are always fun! Aren’t they? Permanent or temporary, tattoos can help you add a…

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Sexualities We’ve All Heard of, but Don’t Really Know About
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Sexualities We’ve All Heard of, but Don’t Really Know About

There are over 16 different types of sexualities and LGBTQ+ covers about half of them.…

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Taking Bisexuality out of its Niche, with Dipalie Mehta
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Taking Bisexuality out of its Niche, with Dipalie Mehta

What is bisexuality? Attraction towards two different genders. Simple enough. Yes? Good. Now, let’s further…

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Indian LGBTQ+ YouTube Videos That Are Queerly Wholesome
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Indian LGBTQ+ YouTube Videos That Are Queerly Wholesome

We often have breaks that are too small to enjoy, but too precious to not.…

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The LGBTQ+ Consumer Market- The Vastness and The Importance
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The LGBTQ+ Consumer Market- The Vastness and The Importance

How many of us know what part of the total population belongs to the LGBTQ+…

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Is There a Need for Mandatory ‘LGBT history’ Education Programmes?
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Is There a Need for Mandatory ‘LGBT history’ Education Programmes?

LBGT education in school syllabus is a key topic that has gathered both supporters and…

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Bisexual Literature to catch up on this Bisexual Awareness Week
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Bisexual Literature to catch up on this Bisexual Awareness Week

Did you know about Bisexual Awareness Week? It is also known as BiWeek. Celebrated in…

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Everyone Must Learn Managing LGBTQ+ related Emotions: Here’s why
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Everyone Must Learn Managing LGBTQ+ related Emotions: Here’s why

Emotional and mental stability are crucial demands of being queer in today’s world. Having to…

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FSOG LGBTQ+ Survey: Are Straight People Affected By Section 377?
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FSOG LGBTQ+ Survey: Are Straight People Affected By Section 377?

Yes yes, anniversary. It is true, it’s been a year. A lot has happened over…

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Will Anti-LGBT Sentiments Succeed in Banning a Marvel Comic Book?
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Will Anti-LGBT Sentiments Succeed in Banning a Marvel Comic Book?

This week, one of the biggest censorship controversies has taken center stage in Brazil’s famous…

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The Outsider’s Perspective to Drag
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The Outsider’s Perspective to Drag

Yes, I am Queen, a Short Film with a Remarkable Take-Back from Drag
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Yes, I am Queen, a Short Film with a Remarkable Take-Back from Drag

When Anmol Singh Gulati began his short film about the art of Drag, little did…

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Holding a No Board to LGBTQ+Refugees!
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Holding a No Board to LGBTQ+Refugees!

The Home Office is the Ministerial Department of the United Kingdom. Furthermore, it is responsible for…

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The Importance of Language in Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation
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The Importance of Language in Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

She wore a Tuxedo. The School left her out of the Yearbook.
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She wore a Tuxedo. The School left her out of the Yearbook.

Traditionally expecting, girls have to wear a black velvet drape for their senior year portrait.…

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Trans Fashion Show Features Innerwear for Better and SaferTransition
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Trans Fashion Show Features Innerwear for Better and SaferTransition

Transgenders who are transitioning experience dysphoria because of the imbalance between who they are and…

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Can A Trans-Man get Pregnant?
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Can A Trans-Man get Pregnant?

It is possible for Men to become pregnant and give birth to children of their…

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How to Date, LGBTQ+ edition with Ishaan Sethi
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How to Date, LGBTQ+ edition with Ishaan Sethi

Decoding Culture through the LGBTQ+ lens, does it make a difference?
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Decoding Culture through the LGBTQ+ lens, does it make a difference?

Culture is an integral part of life. It helps construct your identity that is intertwined…

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This expert from Kerala can cure homosexuality
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This expert from Kerala can cure homosexuality

As the LGBTQ community gains traction and support, some have developed the ideology that homosexuality…

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Time for a Vacay, Time for a Cruise with your LGBTQ+ troupe!
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Time for a Vacay, Time for a Cruise with your LGBTQ+ troupe!

There are different ways one can plan their vacation. We have spoken about the best…

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Coca Cola’s latest LGBT ad is the talk of the town
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Coca Cola’s latest LGBT ad is the talk of the town

Coca Cola is one of the official sponsors for this year’s Sziget Festival in Budapest. Since…

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What happened last week? Pride Parades around Europe
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What happened last week? Pride Parades around Europe

Thousand’s come together for Amsterdam Canal pride: The 24th edition of Pride week in Amsterdam…

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Points to consider before coming out to your Parents
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Points to consider before coming out to your Parents

Coming out is sometimes one of the hardest things you have to do. It’s a…

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Transgender Athletes can participate in Cross-Fit Games
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Transgender Athletes can participate in Cross-Fit Games

The Crossfit games is an athletic competition sponsored by Cross Fit Inc and Reebok. The competition…

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Recent hapennings in Russia – LGBT edition
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Recent hapennings in Russia – LGBT edition

They took their sons to the hospital for a suspected case of appendicitis. What happened…

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Poland: LGBTQ+ continues to experience backlash
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Poland: LGBTQ+ continues to experience backlash

Poland is one among 28 European Union states, with a population of about 38 million.…

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Emirates airlines to screen Indian LGBTQ+ movie
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Emirates airlines to screen Indian LGBTQ+ movie

Indian cinema is inching towards LGBTQ+ inclusive movies. Over the past few months, scripts and…

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One more step towards Workplace Inclusivity for Indian LGBT+
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One more step towards Workplace Inclusivity for Indian LGBT+

In the past, Companies in India worked towards diversity in the workplace. However, it was…

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Cocktail recipes for your next Pride Party
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Cocktail recipes for your next Pride Party

The Indian Pride Month is coming up soon and we are already excited. What better…

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What Happens To Pride Post Pride Month?
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What Happens To Pride Post Pride Month?

India isn’t very crazy out there with their campaigns for Pride Month or June. But…

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Chennai Celebrates 11th Pride Parade
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Chennai Celebrates 11th Pride Parade

There are around 21 LGBTQ+ parades that take place through the course of the year…

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Ally: Celebrate By Being A Good One!
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Ally: Celebrate By Being A Good One!

It’s finally Pride Month and the world is celebrating by being an ally. That being…

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Pam Grier: A Fierce LGBT Ally On & Off Screen
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Pam Grier: A Fierce LGBT Ally On & Off Screen

The L Word was an American-Canadian co-production television drama series portraying the lives of a group of lesbians and their friends, connections,…

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11 October: National Coming Out Day
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11 October: National Coming Out Day

 Thirty years ago, on the anniversary of the National March on Washington for Lesbian and…

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Anwesh Sahoo Honoured With The Troy Perry Award In Association with FSoG
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Anwesh Sahoo Honoured With The Troy Perry Award In Association with FSoG

Troy Deroy Perry Jr (born July 27, 1940) is the founder of the Metropolitan Community Church, a Protestant denomination with…

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Lipscomb University Hires A LGBT+ Liaison Official
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Lipscomb University Hires A LGBT+ Liaison Official

In a step toward further acknowledgment of the LGBTQ+ student population, Lipscomb University has hired…

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FSoG On Danish Radio Speaking On Maaya 2
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FSoG On Danish Radio Speaking On Maaya 2

Sec 377 has been abolished and while the LGBT+ community celebrates its heart out the…

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Capturing Raw Vulnerability In Bedrooms & Bathtubs
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Capturing Raw Vulnerability In Bedrooms & Bathtubs

“It’s always been about the face.” Calling in from her home in Manila, Regine David is on…

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New Bill Plans To Get Rid Of Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination In Tokyo
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New Bill Plans To Get Rid Of Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination In Tokyo

Tokyo is aiming to remove anti-LGBTQ discrimination before it hosts the Summer Olympics Games in…

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This Gay Toy Story Themed Wedding Is Going Viral
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This Gay Toy Story Themed Wedding Is Going Viral

Two grooms’ wildest childhood dreams came true last month when they had the lavish Disney-themed wedding…

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Why Should Queer Places Exclude Asexuals?
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Why Should Queer Places Exclude Asexuals?

Content warning: This article contains mentions of corrective rape and assault. As we approach another…

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Singapore’s Anti-Gay Law Gets 109,000 Signatures
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Singapore’s Anti-Gay Law Gets 109,000 Signatures

In what is a clear reminder that true equality for LGBTQ people all over the…

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50 Things That Annoy Gay/Bi Men
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50 Things That Annoy Gay/Bi Men

Raise your hand if you can relate! There are a number of things in this world…

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Studio 54; A Boogie Wonderland
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Studio 54; A Boogie Wonderland

Legendary events, when viewed through the rosy lens of nostalgia, tend to be exaggerated. But…

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UK’s First Bisexual Dating Show To Be Hosted By Courtney Act
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UK’s First Bisexual Dating Show To Be Hosted By Courtney Act

Drag Race star and Celebrity Big Brother winner Courtney Act announced this weekend that she’ll host the UK’s…

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11 Fun And Happy Gay Films
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11 Fun And Happy Gay Films

There are a lot of important gay movies that don’t have the happiest endings for…

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Watch Trixie Mattel Revealing The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 Lineup
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Watch Trixie Mattel Revealing The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 Lineup

Trixie Mattel has provided her opinion on the rumored cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race All…

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Grindr Launches ‘Kindr’ To Combat Racism, Bullying On App
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Grindr Launches ‘Kindr’ To Combat Racism, Bullying On App

The social media company Grindr launched a new initiative this week to combat different forms…

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Sridevi; An Icon For The LGBT Community
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Sridevi; An Icon For The LGBT Community

September 6, 2018 was a historic day for India as the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality…

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A Safe Sex Guide For The LGBT Community
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A Safe Sex Guide For The LGBT Community

 Historically when sex education was introduced to the general public, content was focused on puberty…

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9 Artists Expressing Their Pride On Their Sleeve
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9 Artists Expressing Their Pride On Their Sleeve

With the recent denouncement of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, the country’s LGBTQIA…

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Lesbian Couple Paint House In Rainbow Colors; Troll Neighbors
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Lesbian Couple Paint House In Rainbow Colors; Troll Neighbors

A lesbian couple has turned their house into a rainbow to show their homophobic neighbours…

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Dr Mujahid: Be LGBT, But Be Discreet
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Dr Mujahid: Be LGBT, But Be Discreet

Dr Mujahid Rawa, is a Minister in the Prime Minister’s department of Malaysia. In a…

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Parents Turn Into Bullies: Transgender Kid Harassed
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Parents Turn Into Bullies: Transgender Kid Harassed

A couple of weeks ago, news trickled out of a small town in Oklahoma about…

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Sushant Divgikar ‘Pills The Beans On Drag’
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Sushant Divgikar ‘Pills The Beans On Drag’

Vitamin Stree by Supari Studios ‘Pills the Beans’ with Sushant Divgikar on Drag Fashion is of major interest to…

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‘Gay Cure’ Therapy: Fights For Survival Against Australia’s Labour Party
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‘Gay Cure’ Therapy: Fights For Survival Against Australia’s Labour Party

On one hand Australia’s longest running soap opera Neighbours is all set to air the…

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Russia Still Strongly Anti-LGBT
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Russia Still Strongly Anti-LGBT

Russian activists announced the first government-permitted Gay Pride march, but less than 24-hours later, local officials said…

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‘&Proud’ Myanmar’s LGBT Choir: Making Musical Moments
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‘&Proud’ Myanmar’s LGBT Choir: Making Musical Moments

This Burmese Choir hopes to challenge the attitude of society towards the LGBT community by…

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PM Netanyahu U-Turns On Surrogacy Law
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PM Netanyahu U-Turns On Surrogacy Law

Israel was a shining beacon of LGBT+ rights in the Middle East, having enacted LGBT…

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Decoding The Non-Binary: 50 & More Shades of Gay
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Decoding The Non-Binary: 50 & More Shades of Gay

When asked about our gender, most of us are quick to react with a ‘Male’…

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Businesses That Grow With Pride
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Businesses That Grow With Pride

Being LGBT friendly is not just good for a company’s image but it grows their…

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Same-Sex Partners In India: Not A Crime
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Same-Sex Partners In India: Not A Crime

“No one can influence one’s choice of partner other than the individual himself/herself. Neither law…

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Sec 377: To Be Or Not To Be
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Sec 377: To Be Or Not To Be

Finally the moment that millions of Indians have been waiting for is here. The Supreme…

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An LGBT Exhibition: Traces From Then and Now
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An LGBT Exhibition: Traces From Then and Now

Freedom is never free and who would know that better than those who have lived…

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LGBT STEM Day: Lets Celebrate Inclusion In Every Field
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LGBT STEM Day: Lets Celebrate Inclusion In Every Field

For the very first time yesterday, 05 Jul 18 was celebrated as LGBT STEM Day;…

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Tears Flow In Phillippines While Tear Gas Shells Roll In Istanbul
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Tears Flow In Phillippines While Tear Gas Shells Roll In Istanbul

Against Death Defying Odds
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Against Death Defying Odds

Despite state-sponsored repression and social stigma, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the…

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Same-Sex Wedding: A First For The British Monarchy
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Same-Sex Wedding: A First For The British Monarchy

History will be made this summer when the British royalty will have its first same-sex…

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I Grew Up With A Gay Parent: Kids Speak
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I Grew Up With A Gay Parent: Kids Speak

Belize: Leading The Way For LGBT
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Belize: Leading The Way For LGBT

    A tiny little nation on the Central American coastline, Belize, is a shining…

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Time To Embrace The Vets
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Time To Embrace The Vets

All through the Cold War the US Army mandatorily conscripted youth to fight it’s wars.…

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Growing Up Gay In Spain: My Story
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Growing Up Gay In Spain: My Story

Aaron (pseudonym) grew up in a small town in the Basque country, studied politics in…

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1950s Lavender Scare: LGBT Persecution In The US State Department
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1950s Lavender Scare: LGBT Persecution In The US State Department

The 1950s saw the US State Department persecute its public servants indiscriminately by methodically scanning…

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Life Moves On For Gender Fluid, Lavanya Narayan  |  FSOG Exclusive
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Life Moves On For Gender Fluid, Lavanya Narayan | FSOG Exclusive

Two years after coming out publicly to the world and her parents, life still continues…

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AGEING: New Challenges for the LGBT+ Community
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AGEING: New Challenges for the LGBT+ Community

As if being LGBT+ isn’t bad enough when it comes to social judgments and acceptance,…

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California Bans Official Travel To Oklahoma
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California Bans Official Travel To Oklahoma

Kick-starting the Pride Month on 01 June this year, the state of California announced that…

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MILK: The Spirit of Pride
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MILK: The Spirit of Pride

May 22 every year, is celebrated by the LGBTQIA community, the world over, as ‘Milk…

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“God Made You Like This”: Pope Francis  | FSOG
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“God Made You Like This”: Pope Francis | FSOG

In a surprising and unprecedented development today, Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church…

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Myths and Stereotypes About Gay Men In India
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Myths and Stereotypes About Gay Men In India

Thanks to Bollywood and pop culture, gay men are stereotyped into these over the top…

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Artist, Aspiring Surgeon and A Proud Transwoman, Trinetra!
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Artist, Aspiring Surgeon and A Proud Transwoman, Trinetra!

  Trinetra, an aspiring surgeon, artist and a proud trans woman. She is a fierce…

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The Difficulty Of Finding A Queer Community In China | FSOG Exclusive
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The Difficulty Of Finding A Queer Community In China | FSOG Exclusive

You are not alone! When studying in cold and windy Finland, it was quite easy…

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Pakistan’s First Trans News Anchor, Marvia Malik
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Pakistan’s First Trans News Anchor, Marvia Malik

Malaysian University’s Forum To Convert ‘LGBT’ Students Receives Backlash
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Malaysian University’s Forum To Convert ‘LGBT’ Students Receives Backlash

There is nothing more traumatizing than going through treatment to change your identity. Keep in…

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The Best City To Retire In As An LGBT+ Individual
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The Best City To Retire In As An LGBT+ Individual

You better start saving up for an LGBT- friendly retirement plan for your golden years.…

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Queer Prom For The LGBT Community!
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Queer Prom For The LGBT Community!

‘We finally had a Prom we deserved’  Prom is one of the most significant and…

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EXCLUSIVE: Mumbai Pride Parade 2018 – in pictures
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EXCLUSIVE: Mumbai Pride Parade 2018 – in pictures

The Mumbai Pride Parade 2018, like Pride marches across the globe, is a political and…

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The Biggest LGBT Event, Mr. Gay World India
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The Biggest LGBT Event, Mr. Gay World India

“Inclusive, Diverse and Very Gay” Not just another pageant but a search for global LGBT…

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India’s First Gay Wedding
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India’s First Gay Wedding

India’s first gay marriage took place between, 40-year-old Hrishi Sathawane, an NRI techie, and his Vietnamese…

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Supreme Court To Re-think The Constitutional Validity Of Section 377
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Supreme Court To Re-think The Constitutional Validity Of Section 377

It’s surprising to see that it’s 2018 and we are STILL fighting for equal rights.…

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Here’s An Alternate World To Make You Realize How Rampant Sexism Is!
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Here’s An Alternate World To Make You Realize How Rampant Sexism Is!

Sexism has been engrained into our lives so much so that we fail to realize…

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Misconceptions and Stereotypes That Dehumanize LGBT People Must Be Challenged
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Misconceptions and Stereotypes That Dehumanize LGBT People Must Be Challenged

The march towards equality in a society relies heavily on bringing forth facts and challenging misconceptions about…

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Russian Senator Compares Animal Cruelty Law to LGBT Rights
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Russian Senator Compares Animal Cruelty Law to LGBT Rights

There have been some crazy claims, theories and remarks made on the LGBTQIA community but…

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Inclusive Toys, Make For A Better Society!
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Inclusive Toys, Make For A Better Society!

Ever since the first-ever Barbie was created in 1959, the doll has stuck to a…

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Rainbow glows in Kolkata Pride despite poor weather
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Rainbow glows in Kolkata Pride despite poor weather

Be it the smog in New Delhi or the unseasonal rain in Kolkata, nothing can…

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Coming Out At The Age Of 30!
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Coming Out At The Age Of 30!

As people of the LGBTQIA community, we have to go through the process of “coming…

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A candid chat with Manuel and Bud – aka – Two Gay Papas
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A candid chat with Manuel and Bud – aka – Two Gay Papas

In a world that gives a lot of importance to privacy, two parents from Spain…

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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News
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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News

Welcome to FSoG’s Rainbow Wire! Here are the crucial LGBT news from across the globe…

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10th Annual Pride Parade at Delhi in Pictures
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10th Annual Pride Parade at Delhi in Pictures

Every year our hearts swells with pride, (Ha! get it?) for the love that is…

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Taiwan celebrates first pride after same-sex marriage ruling
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Taiwan celebrates first pride after same-sex marriage ruling

Taiwan celebrated 15 years of pride on Saturday, with over one lakh people from more…

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Being Bisexual (Queer) in a Bigoted World!
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Being Bisexual (Queer) in a Bigoted World!

Sanchita Sharan, a dreamer, writer, artist and a full time unicorn; shares her experience of…

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Pick Your ‘Shipname’ for LGBT Icons ‘Pennywise’ and ‘The Babadook’
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Pick Your ‘Shipname’ for LGBT Icons ‘Pennywise’ and ‘The Babadook’

‘Pennydook’ or ‘Babawise’ pick your shipname and get ready for 2017’s most loved Gay Icons.…

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‘I Am A Female Trapped In A Male Body’
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‘I Am A Female Trapped In A Male Body’

In India, we always assume that our metropolitan cities are far, far ahead of their…

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Pune Pride March Records Highest Participation Ever!
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Pune Pride March Records Highest Participation Ever!

The 7th Pune Pride March held on Sunday morning went ahead to be an absolutely…

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Stories Of Indian Parents Who Discovered Their Kids Were Gay Or Lesbian
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Stories Of Indian Parents Who Discovered Their Kids Were Gay Or Lesbian

By Monalisa Das Amidst the sea of people at Bengaluru’s Pride March in November 2015 were…

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My Story: What Was It Like Coming Out Gay In 2000s In India
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My Story: What Was It Like Coming Out Gay In 2000s In India

30 year old Jasmeet “Jassi” Singh shares his journey about coming out of the closet…

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What’s So Bad About a Boy Who Wants to Wear His Grandma’s Blouse?
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What’s So Bad About a Boy Who Wants to Wear His Grandma’s Blouse?

As I was helping my grandmother clean out her basement one Saturday afternoon, she handed…

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A Conversation with Samir Narang: A Drag Queen with an MD
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A Conversation with Samir Narang: A Drag Queen with an MD

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Samir Narang, a doctor by day and…

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Why We Need To Accept And Respect LGBTQIA
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Why We Need To Accept And Respect LGBTQIA

Author Lehman Strauss states that “God never created man with a so-called “homosexual need.” No…

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Lady Gaga Opens Up About Her Mental Illness To LGBT Youth
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Lady Gaga Opens Up About Her Mental Illness To LGBT Youth

  Lady Gaga recently visited the Ali Forney Center in New York City, which is…

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How Lack Of Sex Education Almost Ruined My Life
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How Lack Of Sex Education Almost Ruined My Life

Although we fail to consider it a serious problem, lack of proper sex education in…

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PHOTOS: Delhi’s LGBTQIA Community Marches Seeking ‘A Life Without Fear’
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PHOTOS: Delhi’s LGBTQIA Community Marches Seeking ‘A Life Without Fear’

The 9th edition of the Delhi Queer Pride Parade held on Nov. 27 saw thousands of…

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“I Haven’t Met One Gay Person Who Hasn’t Amazed Me,” Says Our Next Ally Princeton From Mumbai
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Indian Androgynous Model On Gender Roles, Nude Photography and Section 377
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Indian Androgynous Model On Gender Roles, Nude Photography and Section 377

By Snigdha Bansal In India, we tend to view those different from us through extremely…

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My Story: Being Gay in the World’s Largest Democracy
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My Story: Being Gay in the World’s Largest Democracy

Darshan Mandhana is an HR professional, hailing from a small village in Maharashtra. Darshan, 30, recounts…

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All You Need To Know About HIV/AIDS Situation In India
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All You Need To Know About HIV/AIDS Situation In India

By Niharika Gaur HIV stands as the third most dangerous affliction in India after Tuberculosis…

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Why The Plus in LGBT+| A Radical Call for Recognizing Intersectionality
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Why The Plus in LGBT+| A Radical Call for Recognizing Intersectionality

By Aleksandr Chandra It is time to pivot the plus. The very symbol that has…

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The Invention Of Heterosexuality
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The Invention Of Heterosexuality

By Thomas Rogers If you met Hanne Blank and her partner on the street, you might…

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What Indian Men Want To Know About Lesbians On Quora
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What Indian Men Want To Know About Lesbians On Quora

By Snigdha Bansal In a country where all things sexual are taboo and the ever…

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Trans-forming journey: An Interview With An Asian Indian Transevangelist
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Trans-forming journey: An Interview With An Asian Indian Transevangelist

By Aleksandr Chandra In a world where identities are hailed for us and power is…

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What Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism really think of LGBT people will surprise you
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What Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism really think of LGBT people will surprise you

Hinduism Hindu views of LGBTI issues are diverse and different Hindu groups have distinct views.…

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Anwesh Sahoo: ‘Being Gay In India Isn’t Half As Bad’
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Anwesh Sahoo: ‘Being Gay In India Isn’t Half As Bad’

By Anwesh Kumar Sahoo Contrary to the reaction that I often receive from people, being…

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Incredible Story of a Transgender Man Giving Birth
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Incredible Story of a Transgender Man Giving Birth

How I Came Out To My Sikh Family
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How I Came Out To My Sikh Family

By Aleksandr Chandra This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Mandeep Jangi, a self-identified gay Sikh man…

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20 Year Old Boy From Ahmedabad Comes Out As Asexual
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20 Year Old Boy From Ahmedabad Comes Out As Asexual

“I give them time to come to terms with my asexuality.” The words invoke an…

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All You Need To Know About The New Revolutionary Dating Platform For Queer Indians
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All You Need To Know About The New Revolutionary Dating Platform For Queer Indians

What happens when someone queer wants to find a perfect pool of people who are…

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The Party Must Go On: LGBT Nightlife In India
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The Party Must Go On: LGBT Nightlife In India

The Indian LGBTQ community has long been plagued by lack of facilities that make it…

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Meet The Androgynous Filmmaker From Pune
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Meet The Androgynous Filmmaker From Pune

Manoj Sunanda, a 29-year old LGBTQ rights activist and short film maker from Pune is…

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Myths and Facts about Sexual Orientation
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Myths and Facts about Sexual Orientation

Does being “different” sound like a positive or a negative experience to you? For LGBTQIA…

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Inspiring Story of a Male Rape Survivor- Harrish Iyer
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Inspiring Story of a Male Rape Survivor- Harrish Iyer