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24 07, 2017

Gay Men In Britain Can Donate Blood Three Months After Sex

By | July 24th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer UNITED KINGDOM — As people know for more than 30 years, blood donation restrictions for gay men have in place but now, thanks to the advances in medicine, not only will Gay men be allowed to donate blood after 3 months of having sexual intercourse, sex workers are to be [...]

21 07, 2017

Gay Leather Bar Owner Runs for Governor Of Texas

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer DALLAS, TX — We can confirm that Jeffrey Payne, former 2009 International Mister Leather (IML) Contest Winner and owner of the popular Gay Leather Bar, The Eagle, located at 5740 Maple Ave in Dallas, is running as a Democratic candidate for Governor which has only had Republican Governors has heads [...]

17 07, 2017

Israeli Government Deny Same-Sex Couples to Adopt Children

By | July 17th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — The right wing conservative Israeli government cites "Difficulties’ for the child" as many in Israel call lawmakers actions homophobic.  In fact, Israeli prime minister Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu promised Russia that they would not allow same-sex married couples the right to adopt children in Israel. The Knesset [...]

15 07, 2017

Transgender Nevada GOP Candidate Could Be First In Nation

By | July 15th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer RENO, NV — A transgender woman made history by clinching the Republican nomination to represent a Nevada Assembly seat in a race which could have national implications for the conservative republican party. Executive director of Equality Nevada, Lauren Scott, scored 58 percent of the vote last Tuesday July 11, in [...]

13 07, 2017

Gay Man Wins Pension Rights for Husband In Landmark UK Case

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Political News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer LONDON, ENGLAND - One British gay man won a landmark legal fight on Wednesday for his husband to receive equal pension benefits given to heterosexual couples, when he dies. This landmark decision has rocked the United Kingdom on both sides and is a clear victory of LGBTQ rights. The landmark [...]