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Lars Gårdfeldt gay priest

Openly gay Swedish priest, Lars Gårdfeldt, declared Wednesday he would stop marrying heterosexual couples. The gay priest from a parish in Gothenburg made the declaration ahead of a church election on Sunday. Although the Church of Sweden has allowed same-sex marriages since 2009, it allows priests with conscientious objections to refuse to perform a marriage. …

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Thousands of people have marched in Switzerland to support same-sex marriage as the country’s national referendum on the issue approaches. At least twenty-thousand people gathered for the annual Zurich Pride parade at the weekend. With Switzerland’s national same-sex marriage vote just three weeks away, this year’s parade was a large-scale marriage equality rally with the …

Pete and Chasten Buttigieg

US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and husband Chasten today announced the birth of two children. A photo posted to Twitter showed Pete and Chasten Buttigieg each holding a child. Pete Buttigieg also announced the names of the two children in his tweet. “Chasten and I are beyond thankful for all the kind wishes since first …

Gay afghanistan getting murdered by the taliban

A gay man in Afghanistan was allegedly beaten, raped and outed to his family by the Taliban after they tricked him with an offer to help him flee. After the Taliban seized control of Afghanistan last month, gay Afghans are living in fear of their lives. The man, known under the pseudonym Hanan, was targeted …

christian school colorado gay coach

Students have staged a walk-out at a Christian school in Colorado after a gay volleyball coach accused the school of forcing him out of his job. Inoke Tonga explained the details in a social media post. He said school officials pushed him out of the job during a tense meeting at Valor Christian High School. …

Gay afghanistan getting murdered by the taliban

A gay man in Afghanistan has described how the Taliban murdered his partner and “cut his body into pieces” to “show him what they do with gay people”. The 26-year-old, using the pseudonym of “Gabir”, told UK outlet the i he and his boyfriend rushed into hiding after the Taliban seized Kabul on August 15. …

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All hell has broken loose after a conservative Catholic blog published revelations of Sex in the City – the Vatican City. The Pillar claimed it obtained information about Vatican City and other priestly hookups from ‘publicly available data’. The data breach has led to the resignation of one high profile American Catholic priest whose phone …

kabul taliban afghan lgbtiq+

As the Taliban complete their takeover of Afghanistan after the fall of Kabul, German sources in the capital report the religious extremists have begun executing ‘collaborators and homosexuals’. LGBTIQ+ Afghans, already subjected to relentless persecution, can only wait in fear, knowing even worse is to come. As one commentator tweeted, “The horror show has begun.” …

irish olympian jack woolley

Bisexual Irish Olympian Jack Woolley will require facial reconstructive surgery after a random attack in Dublin. A stranger assaulted him ‘out of the blue’ early Saturday morning after a night out with a friend. Jack represented Ireland in taekwondo at the Tokyo Olympics.  The Irish Olympian posted to Instagram to thank people for their support …

new zealand government prime minister Jacinda ardern gay conversion therapy

The New Zealand government has introduced legislation to ban conversion therapy, declaring the debunked and dangerous practices have “no place in modern New Zealand”. The proposed laws would ban attempts to change a person’s gender identity, gender expression or sexual orientation. Anyone who subjects a minor or vulnerable person to the debunked practice would face …

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