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November 3, 2014

Coming this month: Burma's first LGBT film festival

Burma will host its first LGBT Film Festival this November 14. Lasting three days, the festival is aimed at bringing the Asian LGBT community closer together, and making LGBTs more visible to the rest of Burmese society.

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October 14, 2014

Nigerian Archbishop may have change of heart about LGBT people

Nigerian Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama, once an advocate of punitive Nigerian gay laws, now said that the Nigerian Catholic Church will defend every person who is being attacked, punished or imprisoned for being who they are.

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October 14, 2014

National Coming Out Day in Russia marred by police detentions

In Russia, the commemoration of National Coming Out Day sparked police detentions.

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October 13, 2014

South Korea - first Asian country to legalize marriage equality?

Park Won-son, mayor of Soul, expressed his hopes for South Korea to become first Asian country to allowing same-sex marriage.

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Despite harassment, St. Petersburg QueerFest closes on high note

Despite the extreme pressures on the festival from right extremists, the police, and the cancellation of venues, the sixth annual QueerFest ended on a high note of success.

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Snapshots: Dear Prudence win, international advocacy, & more

Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Newsroom each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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What is Mark Regnerus' new international video project?

Mark Regnerus, who is now infamous in American political circles for his flawed, widely repudiated, far-right-concocted "study" that was designed to slight same-sex parents in order to influence the 2012 elections and the Supreme Court, seems to have international aspirations.

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June 20, 2014

White House takes action against Uganda's anti-LGBT laws

The Obama Administration has taken actions to address Uganda's draconian laws.

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