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Matilda Davies

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LGBT+ people in Indonesia have no legal protection against discrimination.

Conversion therapy survivors sent horrifying messages offering to ‘help make them normal’

Sacha Baron Cohen was set to play Freddie Mercury in an early version of the biopic, and wanted it to be "outrageous".

Sacha Baron Cohen wanted an ‘outrageously’ gay Freddie Mercury in his canned version of Bohemian Rhapsody

The United Kingdolls is gagging for UK HUN to get the spot at the top of the Official Singles Chart.

Bing, bang bong! Drag Race’s iconic ‘UK Hun?’ on course to make chart history

Emojipedia announced updates to allow couples with different skin tones, new health emojis and new heart options.

Apple unveils 200 inclusive new emojis included ‘bearded women’ and interracial same-sex couples

The University of Edinburgh African and Carribean Society have campaigned on numerous intersection issues affecting the Black and LGBT+ communities.

Black and LGBT+ students ‘reduced to tears’ by vile racist, homophobic attack during Zoom meeting

Rustin will be produced by Michelle and Barack Obama’s company: Higher Ground Productions.

Gay civil rights hero Bayard Rustin’s incredible life story to be retold by the Obamas

Mark Ashton co-founded Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners in 1984

Campaigners demand hometown memorial for pioneering gay activist and proud communist Mark Ashton

Abbie Chatfield admitted it's taken her a long time to come to terms with her sexuality. (@AbbieChatfield/Instagram)

Bachelor star Abbie Chatfield opened up about struggles of being bisexual – then got erased

LGBT+ people in Iran face the death penalty or lashings for same-sex intercourse.

Iran’s use of electric shocks on LGBT+ children is torture and ‘echoes treatment by the Nazis’

Nominations for the PinkNews Awards 2021 are now open

Non-binary student Shade has since been using their platform to document their campaigning for trans rights at their school.

Student expertly schools anti-trans professor who refused to use their correct pronouns

Buddhist monk Phra Shine Waradhammo has faced backlash for many years because of his socially liberal views.

Buddhist monk and beloved LGBT+ ally dubbed ‘garbage ghost’ for backing abortion rights

Gay sex is criminalised in Pakistan under a combination of Sharia law principles and colonial law imposed by British rulers.

Asylum seeker who sold a kidney to flee homophobic Pakistan wins crucial legal battle in bid to remain in UK

Ryan Murphy, the king of gay TV, received nominations for six projects this year, including Ratched, The Prom and 9-1-1: Lone Star.

Ryan Murphy shares poignant message as Netflix’s new supreme dominates GLAAD Award nominations

The unrivalled Cicely Tyson has won an honourary Oscar, several Emmys and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Cicely Tyson dies aged 96: Barack Obama, Viola Davis and Billy Porter lead tributes to pioneering acting legend

Alice Hoagland fought to keep the legacy of her son, Mark Bingham, alive.

Alice Hoagland, mother of gay 9/11 hero and LGBT-inclusive rugby’s ‘biggest supporter’, dies aged 71

US President Joe Biden

Lesbian mother begs Joe Biden to ‘please be the president our children need’ in powerful open letter

D-Von Dudley might have come out as gay, but no one is really sure.

WWE legend D-Von Dudley says he’s coming out as gay and appearing on RuPaul’s Drag Race

Bimini Bon Boulash reveals what was supposed to happen on Drag Race UK episode 2.

Drag Race UK star Bimini Bon Boulash reveals botched runway would’ve been bold statement of trans pride

Spijker Bar: Amsterdam's oldest gay bar renamed 'IKEA' in protest

Amsterdam’s oldest gay bar renamed ‘IKEA’ in protest at superstore remaining open through lockdown

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