Cher joins Felipe Diniz and Jean Paul Gaultier as honorees at AmfAR’s 5th Inspiration Gala São Paulo, April 10

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NEW YORK, N.Y.— amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research will return to Brazil for its fifth annual Inspiration Gala São Paulo presented by Harry Winston. The gala will again be held at the home of Dinho Diniz, hosted by Naomi Campbell and will feature tributes to Felipe Diniz and Jean Paul Gaultier. Diniz, who will receive the amfAR Inspiration Award, has been vital to the success of amfAR’s [...]

New dating Web site offers LGBT singles who love sports to connect

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According to the USA Sports Fan Association, 3.8% of the U.S. population are part of the LGBT community and 56% of this community are avid sports fans – that’s 5.4 million people. LGBT involvement in sports is huge – and yet, no platform existed to bring members of this community together – until now. LGBTSportZdate.com, [...]

Gogobot issues warning notice for those travelling to Indiana

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Following the governor of Indiana’s signing into law of a piece of legislation which may legalize discrimination against travelers due to their sexual orientation., Gogobot, the travel research and planning site has updated both its Indiana state destination page, and also all 400 plus of its city destination pages in Indiana including Indianapolis, Fort Wayne and Evansville with the [...]

Pride in Our Youth: New marching band program kicks off

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. – One of the amazing new features of this year’s San Diego Pride Parade, scheduled for Saturday, July 18, will be the first ever Pride Youth Marching Band. Youth who are enrolled in a marching band are encouraged to sign-up to participate in the band, with the opportunity to perform in front [...]

Petition asks HBO to reconsider cancellation of ‘Looking’

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A Care2 petition is urging HBO to reconsider cancelling Looking, a show about a group of gay friends living in San Francisco. The petition has more than 8,000 signatures since going live a few days ago. View the Care2 petition here. “For two seasons Looking has stirred real feelings and started important conversations about what [...]

Cal Humanities to Showcase Three Award-winning Films from the California Documentary Project on Virgin America

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SAN FRANCISCO — Cal Humanities has announced that three award-winning films from the California Documentary Project will be presented on Virgin America airlines from April through June 2015 as part of the SkyFest independent film showcase: The Case Against 8, Regarding Susan Sontag, and The Last Season. An epic story about the landmark battle for [...]

Singer-songwriter and LGBT advocate Betty Who coming to San Diego April 11 (VIDEO)

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Australian singer-songwriter and LGBT advocate Betty Who whose song “Somebody Loves You” backed the viral Home Depot same-sex marriage proposal video of Spencer and Dustin is coming to San Diego, April 11. Betty Who will be appearing at House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Ave. in  San Diego at 7: 30 p.m. Shortly after the video [...]

Gayborhood Gives Back: Trevor Project named sole beneficiary

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ATLANTA, Ga. – Gayborhood, a division of Carma Productions, announced today that the company will launch a new fundraising initiative called Gayborhood Gives Back. The Atlanta-based company will kick off their campaign with an event on April 2nd in their home city benefitting the Trevor Project, the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide [...]

Fabulous Las Vegas welcomes LGBT events

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LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is thrilled to welcome a wide-variety of special events, conferences and programming specific to the LGBT community. From one end of the Strip to the other, Las Vegas is unassuming and welcomes the LGBT community, providing each person the opportunity to experience the trip of a lifetime. Hard Rock Cafe Las [...]

PlanetRomeo first to bring gay dating to Apple Watch

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Netherlands based PlanetRomeo, one of the world’s largest gay dating platforms, has announced the launch of its smartwatch apps for late April, in sync with the release of the Apple Watch. “PlanetRomeo is a perfect match for the smartwatch,” said Sven Voges, chief product owner. “Users will easily view profiles, chat and plan dates on [...]

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