Costa Rica Becomes First Central American Country to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

Costa Rica became the latest country to legalize same-sex marriage early Tuesday when a ruling from its supreme court went into effect ending the country’s ban. Couples held ceremonies – mostly private due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but some that were broadcast – to celebrate their unions before judges and notaries right after the ban … Read more Costa Rica Becomes First Central American Country to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

LGBTQ clubbers exposed to COVID-19 in South Korea afraid to come forward | The World

A new cluster of coronavirus cases in South Korea has been linked to a person who visited several gay nightclubs, sparking panic and homophobia. Journalist Raphael Rashid tells The World that in a country where homosexuality remains taboo, contact tracing has been made even more difficult as many patrons are reluctant to come forward for … Read more LGBTQ clubbers exposed to COVID-19 in South Korea afraid to come forward | The World

South Korea’s Coronavirus Battle Faces Homophobia

The “come forward, get tested” strategy that’s helped South Korea contain the coronavirus has run into an obstacle: the country’s longstanding homophobia. Following an outbreak linked to clubs, several of them frequented by gay customers, health officials are trying to track more than 5,500 people who visited the bars between April 24 and May 6. … Read more South Korea’s Coronavirus Battle Faces Homophobia

Sister of gay hate murder victim Scott Johnson hopes police will find justice for others | ABC News

The sister of a man found dead on Sydney’s northern beaches says she hopes police will find justice for the dozens of other men killed in gay hate crimes decades ago. Detectives have revealed that a $2 million reward enticed a key witness to come forward. And that was the breakthrough they needed to charge … Read more Sister of gay hate murder victim Scott Johnson hopes police will find justice for others | ABC News

Anderson Cooper on Helping Apple CEO Tim Cook Come Out

When Tim Cook, the head of Apple, decided to come out as gay he reached out to Anderson Cooper for advice. SUBSCRIBE for more videos: http://bit.ly/2qswmZU Want to know what’s going on with Howard Stern in the future? Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1RzxGPD On Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1JELtz3 On Instagram: https://goo.gl/VsWTND For more great content from the … Read more Anderson Cooper on Helping Apple CEO Tim Cook Come Out

South Korea police promise anonymity to track outbreak in gay clubs

South Korean authorities said Tuesday they were using mobile phone data to trace Seoul nightclub visitors as they try to tackle a coronavirus cluster, promising anonymity to those being tested due to the stigma surrounding homosexuality. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more South Korea police promise anonymity to track outbreak in gay clubs

Man charged over 1988 cold case murder of Scott Johnson in Sydney | ABC News

There’s been a dramatic breakthrough in a cold case that has left one family fighting for justice for more than three decades. In 1988, American student Scott Johnson was found dead on Sydney’s northern beaches. Police initially dismissed it as a suicide. But a coroner eventually found he was the victim of a gay hate … Read more Man charged over 1988 cold case murder of Scott Johnson in Sydney | ABC News

Atheist Faces Prejudices to Build Community for Non-Believers in Kenya

Meet Harrison Mumia, the president of Atheists in Kenya Society. He hopes to create a platform for non-religious people in a country where a majority of the population has a religious upbringing. “Let people believe what they want to believe, let your personal opinion be yours,” says Mumia. But his drive to build an atheist … Read more Atheist Faces Prejudices to Build Community for Non-Believers in Kenya

Gay Men Still Struggle to Donate Blood in the U.S.

Gay and bisexual men are still unable to donate blood, despite new guidelines from the FDA and the need presented by the global Covid-19 pandemic. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email … Read more Gay Men Still Struggle to Donate Blood in the U.S.

Pandemics in history: HIV/AIDS

Forty years ago, a mysterious virus emerged in the gay community in the United States. Identified in 1983 by the Institut Pasteur, HIV/AIDS has killed millions of people around the world, and continues to do so. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Visit … Read more Pandemics in history: HIV/AIDS

Andy Reid talks Chiefs’ draft strategy and Tommy Bahama shirts | NFL on ESPN

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid chats with Trey Wingo about the team’s selections of former LSU Tigers running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire and former Mississippi State Bulldogs linebacker Willie Gay Jr. in the first two rounds of the 2020 NFL Draft. Wingo also compliments Reid’s collection of Tommy Bahama shirts that have been on … Read more Andy Reid talks Chiefs’ draft strategy and Tommy Bahama shirts | NFL on ESPN

New Zealand’s first openly gay corporate boxer | nzherald.co.nz

Whanganui dancer is the first openly gay corporate boxer in New Zealand, and now he’s taking boxing to another level with Pride Box. Full story: https://bit.ly/lf644 Made with funding from NZ On Air. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/LP45jX Check out our playlists: https://goo.gl/Swd249 Like NZ Herald on Facebook: https://goo.gl/tUC4oq Follow NZ Herald on Instagram: https://goo.gl/oLicXe Follow NZ Herald on Twitter: https://goo.gl/Wi6mbv

Top 10 women Biden may choose for VP

In March, former VP Joe Biden vowed to choose a woman as his running mate if he became the Democratic nominee for President. Since then, names like Stacey Abrams, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Kamala Harris have all been thrown around. Chris Cillizza runs through his top 10 choices for Biden’s VP pick. SOURCES AND … Read more Top 10 women Biden may choose for VP

Thousands of blood drives canceled because of social distancing

The president of GLAAD, Sarah Kate Ellis, joins us to discuss the FDA rule that bans blood donations from gay and bisexual men who had sex within the past year. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on … Read more Thousands of blood drives canceled because of social distancing

Devon Robinson Trial – Verdict

Devon Robinson Verdict – On Video Law & Crime Trial Network covered the Devon Robinson Trial right through. See our news tag page on the trial here. Here we see the jury return their verdict – Guilty, of all three murders. The below excerpt is from their YouTube Channel intro to this video: Devon Robinson … Read more Devon Robinson Trial – Verdict