MAP of Sexual Orientation Laws in the World, 2019

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The maps of sexual orientation laws that accompany ILGA’s State-Sponsored Homophobia have been updated and there is a fresh approach to looking at laws. Their colour scheme has also been altered to make it easier to read for persons with colour-blindness. In the past we looked at the continuum of laws from death penalty at one […]

Tom Viola Broadway Cares Talks Puerto Vallarta Gay Travel and PreP

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Tom Viola Broadway Cares Talks Puerto Vallarta Gay Travel and PreP. The SETAC Community Center is holding its second annual Red Ribbon Gala at Mantamar Beach Club on Wednesday, December 5. Tom Viola, executive director of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS arranged for two highly-talented Broadway performers to come entertain the crowd at the Gala. Event […]

In Colorado, Jared Polis Becomes First Openly Gay Elected Governor

Voters in Colorado have made Jared Polis the nation’s first openly gay elected governor. Polis speaks with NPR’s Mary Louise Kelly about his plans while he’s in office. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: It’s not only women who made political history yesterday. In Colorado, Democrat Jared Polis has become the first openly gay person to be […]

VACAYA a New LGBT Travel and Cruise Company

vacaya the new gay travel and cruise company

Created by award-winning tourism and travel executives with nearly 100 years of combined experience in entertainment, hospitality, and travel, VACAYA offers LGBT+ travelers a new choice – one with an unprecedented and maniacal guest focus, perfectly tailored to the needs and desires of the LGBT+ community. “We’re rewriting the playbook,” proclaims VACAYA CEO Randle Roper. “With […]

Are Young Stars Changing the Way People Come Out?

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Are Young Stars Changing the Way People Come Out? Coming out is a very personal process. Some shout it from the rooftops, others write letters to loved ones, some sit each family member down for a deep chat, while others never feel the need to formally come out at all. Now young stars are changing […]

Historic Barcelona Pride 2018

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Historic Barcelona Pride 2018 The 2018 edition of the Pride Barcelona has ended with a historic record, bringing together more than 380,000 people and generating an economic impact on the city valued more than 65 million euros. Pride Barcelona closes the week of the biggest Pride in the Mediterranean with more than 100 events with a […]

LGBT International Powerlifting announces third gender category

LGBT Powerlifting Championships

LGBT International Powerlifting announces third gender category Optional Mx category designed to build inclusion in powerlifting. The LGBT Powerlifting Union has announced there will be a third gender category at its International Championships later this year. The category, Mx, is designed to lay out a welcome mat and create a safe space for transgender, non-binary and intersex […]

Mariana, a short film by Pedro Ojeda Davila

Mariana, a short film by Pedro Ojeda Davila Mariana is a transgender woman who has to resort to prostitution to afford her sex-reassignment surgery. Her brother (“Big Hands”), is an alcoholic who pimps her and keeps most of the money. When “Big Hands” cannot pay a debt to “Sick”, a violent individual, Mariana gets caught […]

5 Things You Can Do For Free In Puerto Vallarta

by Visit Puerto Vallarta. Our city is full of activities to offer its visitors, and some of them can be enjoyed without spending too much money; if you’re on a budget or just want to enjoy the free things Puerto Vallarta has to offer you, don’t miss these 5 fun things to do that won’t […]