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Archbishop receives standing ovation for telling supporters of same-sex marriage to ‘leave’ church

An archbishop in Australia received a standing ovation after he asked same-sex marriage supporters to “leave us” in a speech last week. Archbishop Glenn Davies made the comments during his annual address to the Anglican Church’s Sydney synod, The Guardian reports. “My own view is that if people wish to change the doctrine of our church, they should start a new church or join a church more aligned to their views,” Davies said. “But do not ruin the Anglican Church by abandoning the plain teaching of scripture.” Two diocese in...
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There are more tanning salons where gay men live, according to study, and they might be causing skin cancer

Researchers in the US have discovered that there are more tanning salons in neighbourhoods with high numbers of gay men – and that this could be raising skin cancer rates. For the study, researchers looked at data of households where there were male same-sex couples across 4,091 census tracts, NBC News reports. They then looked at the distribution of tanning salons in the same cities and founds that the odds of living near a tanning salon were twice as high in areas with high numbers of male couples. Research is...
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Gay man who went to meet someone from Grindr ambushed and attacked by teen gang with hammers

A gay man from Dublin, Ireland, has opened up about the horrifying homophobic attack he experienced this week after arranging a date through Grindr. Marc Power was talking to a man on gay dating app Grindr and arranged to meet him on Tuesday evening at an Odeon Cinema in Dublin, RTÉ reports. However, when he arrived at the location, a group of teenage boys arrived wielding hammers. “They tried to kill me with these weapons,” Power wrote in a Facebook post. “They were trying to hit me on the head...
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Gay man shares heartwarming story of what happened when his dad found his stash of ‘beefcake’ pictures

When the internet came along, it opened up a whole new world for gay people. For author Grant Ginder, that meant one specific thing: finding photos of “beefcakes” in red thongs and saving them to his family’s desktop computer. The author went viral on Twitter after he shared his hilarious story for National Coming Out Day which queer people everywhere will relate to. Gay author Grant Ginder spent six months curating his desktop folder of ‘beefcakes’. “When I was 13, I began collecting pictures of hot men that I found...
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Eminem bought Elton John and David Furnish matching c**k rings

Eminem and Elton John are longtime friends, so perhaps it won’t come as too much of a surprise that the rapper’s wedding gift was… intimate. Elton John made the revelation in an interview with The Guardian where his celebrity friends submitted the questions to be asked. The question from Eminem simply read: “Have you used your wedding gift yet?” “Ah, no,” John answered. “Eminem bought me and David matching cock rings when we got married. That was his gift. They sit there, like the crown jewels, in this beautiful box...
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This is what it’s like to be a disabled, disfigured, gay transwoman

Changing Faces activist Mikaela Moody shares her experiences of being disabled, gay and transgender, and the challenges of ‘passing’ as a woman when you have a visible difference. Proud transgender, queer, disfigured woman Mikaela Moody was born with Crouzon syndrome, which affects the shape of her head and face. Growing up, her disfigurement increased her gender dysphoria as she didn’t believe she could be disabled and a trans woman. Now, she is a campaigner for Changing Faces as a confident trans woman. Watch the full interview with Mikaela Moody: Being...
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