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Al-Qaida Says It Killed Bangladesh Gay Activist, Friend

Apr 26
Bangladesh's prime minister vowed to hunt down and prosecute assailants who fatally stabbed two men, including a gay rights activist who also worked for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

First Look: Tel Aviv Lures Londoners for Gay Pride

Apr 26
The Israel Tourism Ministry in London has spoken exclusively to about its controversial advertising campaign for Tel Aviv Pride which asked people to "Imagine London without gays..."

2 Men Including Gay Rights Activist Killed in Bangladesh

Apr 25
Police in Bangladesh say unidentified assailants have stabbed two men to death, including a gay rights activist who also worked for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

Student Comes Out as 'Non-Binary' at Obama Event in London

Apr 25
A student who came out as "non-binary" in an emotional address to Barack Obama about transgender issues is being praised by the president for her bravery.

Royalty, Obama, Fans Mark 400 Years Since Shakespeare Died

Apr 23
If all the world's a stage, William Shakespeare is its architect.

Obama's Advice to Young Activists Is Compromise, Cites Gay Marriage

Apr 23
Obama says marriage equality advocates were effective in persuading him to shift his stance on gay marriage. He credits the movement, as well as his two daughters, with convincing him and others that the issue wasn't just a legal matter,

UN Hears Major Differences on Global Approach to Drug Use

By Edith M. Lederer | Apr 21
The first U.N. General Assembly special session to address global drug policy in nearly 20 years heard major differences on the approach to drug use on its second day on Wednesday.

Australian Trans Woman Said She Was Sexually Assaulted 2,000 Times in Men's Prison

Apr 20
A transgender woman who was held in a men's prison in Queensland, Australia in the 90s said she was sexually assaulted more than 2,000 times during her time at the facility.

Queen Elizabeth II at 90: A Look at Highs, Lows of Her Reign

By Gregory Katz | Apr 20
Queen Elizabeth II marks her 90th birthday on Thursday as Britons and many throughout the world celebrate her long and dignified reign. She will celebrate again in June with national events to mark her official birthday.

Japan Catholic School Sex-Abuse Victims Demand to Be Heard

By Yuri Kageyama | Apr 20
he Roman Catholic Church's sex abuse scandal has stretched into one of the least Catholic countries: Japan, where former students at a prestigious all-boys parochial school allege they were molested or raped by religious brothers who taught there decades

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