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Matt Akersten20th Aug, 2014
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It's time to tell the world:

It's time to tell the world: "GOD LOVES GAYS"

By Matt Akersten 20th Aug, 2014

Infuriated by a certain bigoted church's persistently anti-gay behaviour, God's down-to-earth social media spokesperson has had enough.

Uzo Aduba picks up award for 'Crazy Eyes'

Uzo Aduba picks up award for 'Crazy Eyes'

By Heidi Maier 19th Aug, 2014

Though the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards don’t take place until August 25, prison drama Orange is the New Black has already snagged several awards at the Creative Arts Emmys, held at the weekend.

You won't believe these make-up transformations2

You won't believe these make-up transformations

By Alex Taylor 18th Aug, 2014

A reality-defying new viral trend is turning ordinary people into their favourite celebrities with the not-quite-totally-legit transformative power of make-up.

He'll always remember when his teacher came out

He'll always remember when his teacher came out

By Matt Akersten 14th Aug, 2014

"I will carry the memory with me for the rest of my life."

UK boxing legend comes out as transgender4

UK boxing legend comes out as transgender

By Matt Akersten 13th Aug, 2014

"I was born in the wrong body and I have always known I was a woman. I can't keep living in the shadows."

Hollywood mourns Robin Williams, dead at 63

Hollywood mourns Robin Williams, dead at 63

By Matt Akersten 11th Aug, 2014

Beloved actor Robin Williams has been found dead in his California home, the police and his wife have confirmed.

Obama's inspiring message opens Cleveland's Gay Games4

Obama's inspiring message opens Cleveland's Gay Games

By Matt Akersten 10th Aug, 2014

The Gay Games has begun in Cleveland, Ohio with a surprise message from the President to kick things off.

Uganda Pride:

Uganda Pride: "It is a happy day for all of us"

By Matt Akersten 10th Aug, 2014

A collection of 200-or-so brave Ugandan citizens have held a Pride rally to celebrate a recent win for gay rights in their country.

Real women try Cosmo's 4

Real women try Cosmo's "mind-blowing" lesbian sex positions

By Heidi Maier 6th Aug, 2014

The world’s most popular women’s magazine is recognising its lesbian readership, publishing sex tips for bisexual, lesbian and queer-identifying women for the first time in its history.

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"I've been thinking about how to tell someone I love them"

By Matt Akersten 6th Aug, 2014

This amazing poem about finding the courage to love manages to be both heart-warming and hilarious at the same time.

WATCH: How a Mormon family embraced their trans daughter

WATCH: How a Mormon family embraced their trans daughter

By Chad St James 5th Aug, 2014

Transmormon is a short but powerful documentary that sharing Eri's journey in accepting her identity as a transgender woman in a family active in the Mormon church.

WATCH: Kylie wows the Glasgow Games

WATCH: Kylie wows the Glasgow Games

By Matt Akersten 5th Aug, 2014

"You'll never believe who's playing in our house - it's only our favourite Australian - Kylie!"

Uganda’s anti-gay law suddenly struck down

Uganda’s anti-gay law suddenly struck down

By Matt Akersten 1st Aug, 2014

The Constitutional Court of Uganda just declared that the country’s new Anti-Homosexuality Law is actually "null and void” because it was passed by parliament without a quorum.

In briefs: Ultimate Fighter supports marriage equality9

In briefs: Ultimate Fighter supports marriage equality

By Matt Akersten 29th Jul, 2014

Weighing in for another epic battle, prized Ultimate Fighting Championship star Kyle Kingsbury surprised everyone when he stripped down to his tighty-pinkies to reveal a little message we love.

Breaking Bad star:

Breaking Bad star: "I'm gay"

By Matt Akersten 28th Jul, 2014

Californian-based actress and model Emily Rios, who played Jesse's girlfriend Andrea in many episodes of Breaking Bad, has come out as gay.

Gay kiss kicks off Commonwealth Games14

Gay kiss kicks off Commonwealth Games

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2014

Out gay actor and singer John Barrowman has opened Glasgow's Commonwealth Games with a kiss to a male dancer.

Same-sex marriage plan for Two and a Half Men3

Same-sex marriage plan for Two and a Half Men

By Chad St James 23rd Jul, 2014

Fans of Two and a Half Men are in for a bit of surprise in its final season with the announcement that its two lead male characters will get married so they can adopt a child together.