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Forget the ‘Gay Gene,’ Because Science Has Another Explanation for Homosexuality

For years, scientists have wondered about the existence of a ‘gay gene’ — but one evolutionary science researcher has a new and startling explanation

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Rainbow Riots Has Created the Soundtrack of a New India, Where Gay Is Legal and ‘Love Is Love’

The music and activism project is providing a soundtrack to India’s boundary-breaking human rights victory

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Everything You Should Know About Holi, the Hindu Festival of Color

Those images of ecstatic people among clouds of colorful dye — that’s Holi, the Hindu “festival of color,” marking the arrival of spring

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This Year’s Mumbai Pride Saw Its Biggest Turnout Yet, and With No Danger of Arrest

The annual event saw its biggest crowds ever, with an estimated 15,000 people who took to the streets

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