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Lewis Hamilton to still wear LGBT+ Pride flag helmet in Saudi Arabia and the UAE – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedMercedes’ British driver Lewis Hamilton is pictured in the pits during the third practice session ahead of the Qatari Formula One Grand Prix. (ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP via Getty Images)Lewis Hamilton, the Formula One champion, will wear his intersex-inclusive Progress Pride flag helmet at next month’s Saudi Arabian Grand Prix.The British…

Trans Joy: How jazz icon Billy Tipton shows trans men they aren't alone – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedBilly Tipton. (Supplied)The first time we discover that we are not alone in our transness can be a powerful moment.In a documentary about trans legend and celebrated jazz musician Billy Tipton, this moment of discovery becomes a thread of trans joy woven through his story.The documentary No Ordinary Man examines…

The cruel way newspapers treated Freddie Mercury's death will chill you to the bone – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedFreddie Mercury performing at the Milton Keynes National Bowl in 1982. (Graham Wiltshire/Getty)On 24 November 1991, Freddie Mercury quietly passed away at the age of 45 in his Kensington home. His death came just 24 hours after he publicly announced that he had AIDS.Just like that, the queer icon…

Lady Gaga beams over Tony Bennet while celebrating Grammy nomination – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedTony Bennett and Lady Gaga perform live at Radio City Music Hall. (Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for LN)Lady Gaga beamed about the “remarkable human being” that is Tony Bennett after the pair picked up six Grammy Award nominations.A constellation of queer talent was nominated for the 64th annual Grammy Awards…

Thug terrifies staff with vile homophobic rant after being asked to wear a face mask – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedThe man launched a furious verbal attack against the café worker. (Screen captures via Twitter)A fully grown man launched into a vile homophobic rant simply after a café worker asked him to put a face mask on in Dublin, Ireland.In startling mobile phone footage, a customer at the Butlers…

Far-right Christian group accused of offering barbaric conversion therapy to kids – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedA woman holds a sign at a rally in downtown Salt Lake City demand that the Mormon Church change their policy of doing “worthiness interviews” with children that may involve sexual matters. (George Frey/Getty)A far-right Christian group has been accused of offering conversion therapy to minors in the US,…

Republican says LGBT+ people 'choose' to be beaten up – PinkNews

© 2021 PinkNews ⦁ All Rights ReservedTheresa Manzella. (Montana State Legislature)A Republican lawmaker has said that LGBT+ people who are beaten up are receiving the “normal consequences” of their “choices”.Montana state senator Theresa Manzella made the remarks Wednesday (17 November) during an event defending a minister accused of anti-LGBT+ hate speech.According to TV station KPVI,…