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Michigan activist’s home burned in possible hate crime; pets are killed

Michigan activist’s home burned in possible hate crime; pets are killed

According to Michael Fitzgerald on Towleroad.com: Michigan police are investigating a fire at the home of a prominent LGBT activist as a possible hate crime. Police had already confirmed that the fire at the Jackson City home of Nikki Joly and Chris Moore was being investigated as arson. Joly is director of the Jackson Pride Center. The [...]

Uganda Pride canceled after state minster threatens arrest, physical attack

Uganda Pride canceled after state minster threatens arrest, physical attack

According to Meka Beresford on pinknews.co.uk: Uganda Pride has been cancelled as LGBT activists face threats of harm and police arrest. In a statement released in The Kuchu Times, organizers wrote that they could not ensure “extra precaution”. “It is with very heavy hearts and deep-felt sadness that we announce the cancellation of [...]

Gay board member slams school for deleting coming out yearbook quotes

Gay board member slams school for deleting coming out yearbook quotes

Matthew Ryan Hunt , a gay school board member at Kearney High School, which removed two gay students’ quotes about coming out of the closet from the school yearbook because they were potentially “offensive”, blasted the move in a Facebook post. Wrote student Joey Slivinski in his quote: “Of course I dress well. I didn’t spend all that [...]

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