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New LGBTQ Community Center, OutNebraska, Opens in Lincoln

Equality Federation celebrates the launch of OutNebraska, formed from OutLinc, Lincoln’s LGBTQ community center, which will serve as a statewide organization to secure fairness and equality for LGBTQ+ Nebraskans and their families. Abbi Swatsworth, who has been involved with Outlinc for more than five years as a volunteer leader will be the organization’s first full-time […]

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Jamilah Nasheed Connects with Communities In Her Bid for Board of Aldermen Presidency

Throughout her life as an activist and public servant Jamilah Nasheed has worked hard to tear away barriers. A former member of the Missouri House of Representatives and now halfway through her second term as a state senator, she’s set her sights on removing obstacles beyond the borders of 5th district as a candidate for […]

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LGBT Activists Endorse Reclaim Pride Coalition’s March for Human Rights on 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Uprising

Several prominent LGBTQIATS+ activists and allies have come out in strong support of a politically engaged NYC Pride March and Rally to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion. Eschewing the corporate-saturated, highly policed nature of recent parades, the March is a truly grassroots action that mobilizes the community to address the many social […]

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Netflix to Bring ‘Queer Eye’ to Japan

Netflix, the world’s leading entertainment service, has announced that it will start the production on four special episodes of the Emmy® Award-winning original unscripted series Queer Eye, titled Queer Eye: We’re in Japan! The Fab Five – Antoni Porowski (Food & Wine), Bobby Berk (Interior Design), Jonathan Van Ness (Grooming), Karamo Brown (Culture), and Tan […]

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Gale Debuts New Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History

Gale, a Cengage company, has released the Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History. This new encyclopedia is the first authoritative academic resource of its kind with an international focus on the history of the LGBTQ community. Now libraries can provide students and researchers with the most current and reliable global […]

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Original Dreamgirl, Jennifer Holliday, to Headline Intimate Concert Benefiting Miami Beach Pride

Get ready for An Intimate Evening with Jennifer Holliday. On Sunday, February 10, 2019, Miami Beach Pride and Morgan Stanley are excited to present the Broadway legend and original Dreamgirl herself Jennifer Holliday, who will make her way to the Faena Theater in Miami Beach for a “one night only” intimate concert benefiting Miami Beach […]

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Alumnus, partner create LGBTQ+ scholarship for IU Kelley School of Business students with $2.2M gift

A new transformative scholarship program for LGBTQ+ students at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business is being made possible through a $2.2 million gift from alumnus Doug Hamilton and his partner of 35 years, Don Vossburg, of Noblesville, Indiana. The annual Out in INformation Technology Scholarship will support a student who is actively involved […]

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Mutual of Omaha Will No Longer Deny Insurance to Applicants Who Use PrEP

One of the country’s largest insurance providers has agreed to stop denying all forms of insurance, including life and long-term care insurance, to Massachusetts residents using the HIV prevention medication Truvada for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Following an investigation by the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office and a separate lawsuit filed by GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders […]

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