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  • Best Queer Films of 2013

    This year, 2013, was a queer year for film. Interestingly, and perhaps significantly, the most memorable films and performances did not feature gay men, as is usually the case. This year, queer-themed films showcased a heartbreaking turn by Jared Leto as a transsexual with HIV in “Dallas Buyers Club;” Lindsay Lohan engaging in some naughty bisexual misbehavior in “The Canyons;” and in the year’s most incredible film—the three-hour French lesbian romance, “Blue Is the Warmest Color” — a spectacular performance by Adéle Exarchopoulos as a young adult coming of age and to terms with her sexual identity.

  • Feds Ease Rules on Same-Sex Health Care Tax Breaks

    The Obama administration is letting legally married same-sex couples claim some health care tax benefits for this year.

  • Iranian Pop Icon Releases Song About Gay Love

    Iranian pop star Googoosh has released a video that addresses homosexual love - a major gesture by one of the country’s top cultural figures in exile - causing a stir in the Islamic republic, where the topic is taboo and being convicted of homosexuality can carry the death penalty.

  • New Food Festival In Los Angeles to Celebrate LGBT Chefs

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    Something new is coming to the parade of food festivals that has sprung up around the country — CookOUT/RockOUT, a food and music event celebrating LGBT chefs and other food luminaries.

  • Prisons Wrestle With How To Reform Policies For LGBT Inmates

    HOUSTON (AP) — Black eyeliner rings Tyniesha Stephens' large brown eyes. Her long, dark hair is pulled back in a ponytail, and she excitedly shares pictures of herself in the blonde wig and skirts she dons when she's not in orange jail garb.

  • UMKC to Host Gay, Lesbian, Transgender Conference

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri-Kansas City expects to host more than 2,500 college students from across the country next week for the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference.