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Disney Could Have Its Very First Gay Princess

Disney Could Have Its Very First Gay Princess

After many petitions from Disney's fans, through the popular hashtag #GiveElsaAGirlfriend back in 2016, the company could please its fans and finally create a main LGBTI character in one of its upcoming movies next year. All the requests regarding the visibility of the LGBTI collective in Disney movies, might have made the company realize and consider that a princess doesn't necessarily have to…
Lesbian couple vanish after father ‘tricked’ them

Lesbian couple vanish after father ‘tricked’ them

A London-based lesbian couple has vanished after being ‘tricked’ into flying to the Middle East. Maria Jimena Rico Montero, originally from Argentina, and her Egyptian girlfriend Shaza Ismail have not made contact with their family since Monday (24 April). Montero’s mother alleges Ismail’s ‘disapproving’ father tricked them into flying to Dubai. Homosexuality is punishable by death in the United Arab…
14 Valentine’s Day cards that perfectly sum-up lesbian love

14 Valentine’s Day cards that perfectly sum-up lesbian love

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and the challenge of the perfect card is, well, on the cards. We’ve rounded up the cutest, funniest and truest cards that women will actually want to give the woman in their life. 1. When you know it’s love: 2. And it works just right: 3. Because she’s always your superwoman: 4. Who understands your…
Portrayal Of LGBT Characters In Hollywood Has Actually Gotten Worse

Portrayal Of LGBT Characters In Hollywood Has Actually Gotten Worse

We all love a good movie, but is Hollywood the best option for us? Following the next article, we can see that the statistics don't lie, LGBT community is still poorly portrayed in Hollywood nowadays. Only 17.5% of 126 major movies released in 2015 contained characters who identified as LGBT, according to GLAAD’s 2016 Studio Responsibility Index. GLAAD created the annual…
This Instagram account will help you understand your place in LGBTI history

This Instagram account will help you understand your place in LGBTI history

Be honest: most of the Instagram profiles you follow are either hot people on the other side of the world you’ll never get to meet, celebrities or photos of cats. One profile that’s well worth adding to the list is @LGBT_history The profile was launched at the beginning of the year and has established over 35,000 followers in just over…
Instagram bans #lesbian, #bi and #gays hashtags

Instagram bans #lesbian, #bi and #gays hashtags

If you search for #lesbian, #bi or #gays on Instagram, you’ll be met with a blank page and a message reading “No Posts Yet”. But don’t worry – it’s not because the photo-sharing app is homophobic or biphobic. In fact, it’s simply Instagram’s attempt to fight porn on the site. Sexual hashtags that are obviously banned include #anal, #breast and…
Complaint Over Lesbian Kiss In Kellogs Ad Shut Down

Complaint Over Lesbian Kiss In Kellogs Ad Shut Down

A complaint over a lesbian kiss which was featured briefly in a recent Kellogs ad has been shutdown by the Australian ad watch dog. The ad in question, named “Own It”, was for Kellog’s Special K brand and featured a range of women of all different shapes, sizes and stages of life. This included a female same-sex couple who were…
Gay Catholics given VIP seats at Vatican

Gay Catholics given VIP seats at Vatican

Unprecedented move is seen as a 'sign of movement' in the church   In an unprecented move Wednesday (18 February), the Vatican gave a group of gay Catholics VIP seats at Pope Francis' weekly general audience. The 50 pilgrims from the US sat front and center in St Peter's Square but were only identified on the list of attendees as…
Conchita Wurst Stuns On The Golden Globes Red Carpet

Conchita Wurst Stuns On The Golden Globes Red Carpet

Conchita Wurst looked gorgeous on the red carpet at the Golden Globes Sunday night dressed in a belted emerald green gown with a blush bustier. She completed the look with a small clutch and pumps. Before Sunday's event, the internationally beloved drag queen tweeted a message of unity in the wake of the tragic shooting at the Charlie Hebdo offices…

Stephen Fry: Publish Charlie Hebdo cartoons in defiance of Paris killings

Stephen Fry has called on the world's media to republish copies of Charlie Hebdo cartoons following the massacre of 12 people yesterday. Yesterday, gunmen killed twelve people, after attacking the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical French magazine that famously published a cartoon of a gay Muslim kiss. Mr Fry tweeted today to say that tweeting images would “show them…