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RuPaul is the latest star of “Little People, Big Dream” book series

The legendary RuPaul, popular culture and LGBTQ+ community icon who is the most commercially successful drag queen of all time, will be the latest cover star of the childrens illustrated biography series Little People, BIG DREAMS. In this new launch from the critically acclaimed childrens book series, which will be published on 4th May 2021, young readers can discover all about the life of RuPaul - first as a performer, […]

today27th October 2020 4

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The National Diversity Awards Announce 2020 Shortlist

A record breaking 64,000 people nominated this year alone and the results are finally in for the National Diversity Awards (NDA), with an astonishing 126 nominees being recognised for their various achievements nationwide. Community organisations and role models from across the UK will head to the breathtaking Liverpool Anglican Cathedral on 26th February to witness the countries 2020 winners being crowned the best of British diversity. Amongst those being honoured […]

today22nd July 2020 5

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PinkNews ready to launch “Pride for All” online

Pride for All, PinkNews global digital Pride event and Virtual March, launches on the 4thJune! The 4-day digital extravaganza will bring the LGBT+ community and its alliestogether through a range of interactive and original content including panel discussions,Q&As with celebrities, influencers and activists, music sessions, drag makeup tutorialsand lots more! Pride for Alls free programming will run from Thursday, 4th June to Sunday, 7th June2020, across the PinkNews website and […]

today29th May 2020 3

Music

Venn Smyth’s “Burn Me (Ben Howell Remix) out on 26th of June!

Venn Smyth is a Singer / Songwriter / Musician that define himself "Unashamedly pop". "Burn Me" is his current single out now We broadcasted the ballad on Sunday 24/05/2020 during our "StayHome Show". What we didn't know was that Venn has been collaborating with Ben Howell for a summer remix of the song. Ben Howell went viral few weeks ago for his amazing remix of Dua Lipa's "Hallucinate" vs BBC […]

today25th May 2020 17

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New York – HUGE QUEER HEALTH MESSAGE DEBUTS ON TIMES SQUARE

2019 was a historic year in terms of federal initiatives aimed at allowing LGBTQ health discrimination. Some of these policies have resulted in national court cases; others have quietly been put into place. All of them have a negative effect on the health of LGBTQ persons and further compound existing barriers to care. In order to counter this tide, the National LGBT Cancer Network has decided to let the pride […]

today13th January 2020

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NHS Grampians Pride is leading way for LGBT

A trailblazing team from the health board has been working hard to promote an LGBT-friendly message among both staff and patients. The recent push has seen the creation of rainbow-coloured NHS Grampian badges, colourful lanyards to hold staff passes, and painting benches around the Foresterhill campus in bright colours. The most high-profile move saw staff and their families take part in the Grampian Pride parade, held on the citys Union […]

today6th January 2020 3

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Marvel is set to debut its first transgender superhero in a movie ‘shooting right now’

The head of Marvel Studios has revealed that the blockbuster film franchise is preparing to debut its first transgender superhero. Kevin Feige, who has been in charge of Marvel Studios since 2007, told theNew York Film Academy Guest Speaker Series on Wednesday that the character will be included in a film that is shooting 'right now'. Feige did not go into any further specifics, but his announcement has triggered a […]

today2nd January 2020 2

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Germany moves to ban gay ‘conversion therapies’

Germany moved a step closer to banning so-called gay “conversion therapies” on Wednesday, as the cabinet backed a law that would punish bogus practitioners with up to a year in prison. Activists hailed the move, saying Germany would become the first major European power to outlaw attempts to change a person’s sexual orientation with techniques including hypnotism and electro-shock treatment. “Homosexuality is not an illness. So the term therapy in […]

today18th December 2019

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Far-right protests greet Georgia LGBTQ+ film premiere

Protests have been taking place in Tbilisi over the premiere of Georgia's first LGBTQ film, And Then We Danced. Directed by Levan Akin, the film tells the story of how Merab, a traditional Georgian dancer, discovers his sexuality while training in the National Georgian Ensemble. In an interview with Variety magazine, the award-winning Georgian-Swedish director said he wanted to show "the challenges of dealing with homosexuality in a conservative society, […]

today11th November 2019

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