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History
Matthew Shepard Died 21 Years Ago, and Republicans Are Working to Undo His Legacy

It was 20 years ago today that Matthew Shepard was beaten and left for dead near Laramie, Wyoming for being gay; how far have we come since then?

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Culture
This Gay Comedian Just Schooled Straight People on the Ridiculousness of a ‘Gay Panic’ Defense

On last night’s ‘The Daily Show,’ Jaboukie Young-White used the Jussie Smollett story to explain the shameful legal loophole

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This Gay Man’s Assault on the Streets of Salt Lake City Was Caught on Camera Clear as Day

The incident, in which a gay man was punched after being asked if he was gay, was caught on camera

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Jussie Smollett Remains Firm in His Claims of Being Attacked, Despite Public Disbelief

The case has been a roller coaster of reporting, and now the actor has released a statement standing by his initial allegations

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In New Interview, Jussie Smollett Offers Up Graphic Details of His Chicago Attack (Video)

During a sit-down with Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts, he shares everything he remembers about the Jan. 29 attack

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Culture
Hours Before Trump’s Speech, Billy Porter Gave Us the ‘State of the LGBTQ Union’ (Video)

Mere hours before Trump took to the podium, the ‘Pose’ star graced us with his ‘State of the LGBTQ Union’ speech

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Celebrities
Jussie Smollett Returns to the Stage in L.A.: ‘I Couldn’t Let Those Motherf-ckers Win’

The performance was his first public appearance following a much-publicized attack on the actor-singer

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Celebrities
Openly Gay Actor Jussie Smollett Has Been Hospitalized After Alleged Hate Crime (Updated)

The ‘Empire’ actor was the victim of a hate crime by two men in Chicago and has since been released from the hospital

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European LGBTQ Centers in Barcelona and Rome Were Vandalized This Month

Two LGBTQ centers, one in Rome and one in Barcelona, were vandalized during the month of January 2019

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This Gang of Men Who Attacked London Gays With Acid Have Been Sentenced to Prison

The nine men involved were each sentenced to prison terms ranging from 18 months to 20 years

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