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Gay Left - a socialist journal produced by gay men in London in the late 1970s

Gay Left was a collective of gay men in London UK which, between 1975 and 1980, published ten issues of a socialist journal examining the links between socialism and gay liberation.

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Stevenson Gay-Straight Alliance holds annual Valentine dance - Lincolnshire Review

Stevenson Gay-Straight Alliance holds annual Valentine dance - Lincolnshire Review | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
The gathering got a little smaller this year, but maybe it got a little better, too.
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Shrewsbury bishop is against gay marriage plan

Shrewsbury bishop is against gay marriage plan | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
The Roman Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury has launched a fierce defence of traditional values and opposed Government plans to legalise gay marriage.
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Uganda minister raids gay meeting

Uganda minister raids gay meeting | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
A cabinet minister in Uganda, where homosexual acts are illegal, raids a workshop for gay activists and tries to arrest the organiser.
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Q-Zine (Issue No.1)

Hi and welcome to the first issue of Q-zine, the pan-African voice for LGBTI and queer youth. We are a cooperative online magazine with a mission to be the most inclusive and accessible place on the internet for young African writers, photographers, artists, and activists to reflect queer life and experience from an African perspective

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Gay pressure groups protest over government's NHS cuts

Gay pressure groups protest over government's NHS cuts | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Two pro-gay activist groups protested outside London's Houses of Parliament last night against plans for the Health and Social Care Bill.
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Man who threatened to kill gay rights campaigner gets suspended sentence

Man who threatened to kill gay rights campaigner gets suspended sentence | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Anthony Ryan, 42, sent an email threatening 'a campaign of terror' against the Stonewall chief executive, Ben Summerskill...
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Former police chief Brian Paddick wins Lib Dem nomination for Mayor of London

Former police chief Brian Paddick wins Lib Dem nomination for Mayor of London | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Brian Paddick, formerly the most senior out gay police officer in Britain, has won the race for the Liberal Democrats nomination for the Mayor of London.
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MP and Ugandan bishop speak out for gay asylum seeker

MP and Ugandan bishop speak out for gay asylum seeker | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
A Liberal Democrat MP and a Ugandan bishop are calling for a gay asylum seeker to be given the right to stay in the UK.
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Gay military magazine coming to US bases

WASHINGTON — US officials have approved the distribution of a gay-themed magazine at Army and Air Force bases for the first time, coinciding with the end of a ban on openly gay troops, according to activists.

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Black Gay Pride: Stars shine over Labor Day weekend

Black Gay Pride: Stars shine over Labor Day weekend | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Each year, party promoters for Black Gay Pride are able to bring top celebrities to Atlanta over Labor Day weekend to the appreciation of tens of thousands of people who flock to the city from around the country to participate in the largest event...
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Film team tackling gay taboo

Film team tackling gay taboo | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
A SOUTH Tyneside film-maker is hoping to dispel one of the beautiful game’s final taboos.
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Board of largest Minn. school district replaces policy blamed for bullying of gay teens

Board of largest Minn. school district replaces policy blamed for bullying of gay teens | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
COON RAPIDS, Minn. — Minnesota’s largest school district has abandoned a much-criticized policy that required teachers to remain neutral when issues of sexual identity arose in the classroom, replacing it with a policy designed to create respectful...
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Court to Thai military: transsexuals not ill

A court in Thailand ordered the military today to stop labeling transgender people as being mentally ill in a decision praised by activists.

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The UK has to get over its prudishness about sex

The UK has to get over its prudishness about sex | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Johnny Anglais: After being suspended, I was given the chance to challenge the idea that being a stripper is incompatible with being a teacher...
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Government can't rewrite nature and allow gays to wed - O'Brien

The leader of Scotland's Catholic community has warned that moves by MSPs to legalise gay marriage will be "strenuously opposed" by the Church.

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Iran executes three men on homosexuality charges

Iran executes three men on homosexuality charges | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Convicts were sentenced to death 'for acts against the Sharia law and bad deeds'...
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Backlash over gay marriage consultation

THE opening of the Scottish Government’s consultation on legalising gay marriage has prompted a furious backlash from evangelical Christians.

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California Gay History: 'Stop SB48' Referendum Faces Uphill Battle

California Gay History: 'Stop SB48' Referendum Faces Uphill Battle | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO -- At churches, shopping centers, schools, and local tea party meetings in California, fired-up volunteers have started gathering signatures for a ballot referendum that would repeal the nation's first law requiring public schools to...
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Manji's Mission: Far beyond the sound-bite ''Muslim-reformist lesbian,'' Irshad Manji is on a mission to keep all minds open, active and questioning

Manji's Mission: Far beyond the sound-bite ''Muslim-reformist lesbian,'' Irshad Manji is on a mission to keep all minds open, active and questioning | New Gay Left | Scoop.it
Irshad Manji has new pieces in her life. There's her new book, Allah, Liberty and Love: The Courage To Reconcile Faith and Freedom.
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