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A butch lesbian rejects a non-binary identity.
Slate
July 28, 2014

I first began wearing men's clothing a few years ago, because I thought that looking like a lesbian might help me get girls. Once I'd started, I realized almost immediately that I was feeling far more comfortable and confident and that I liked the way I looked in the mirror...

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This is the best gay character on television: How “Masters of Sex” gets the tragedy of 1950s gay life right
Salon.com
July 28, 2014

Stories about 2014“Masters of Sex” doesn’t get nearly as much attention as it deserves — the subtle, unshowy series about early investigations into human sexuality doesn’t stand out in a time of ever-more-baroque investigations of the male antihero. What attention the period show gets is

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Sweden Resumes Financial Aid to Uganda After Anti Gay Suspension
WSJ
July 28, 2014

Sweden has resumed financial aid to Uganda, less than six months after the Scandinavian country suspended its support following the enactment of a severe anti gay law.

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NY Giants director of player development David Tyree reverses gay stance
NY Daily News
July 28, 2014

David Tyree, who became as famous for his anti-gay comments as he did for the amazing reception that helped the Giants defeat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII, has had a big change of heart.

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Are Artist Assistant Positions Worth the Trouble?
Gallerist
July 24, 2014

Are artist assistant positions worth the low pay and monotonous work?

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GLAAD: Movies don't represent LGBT well
CNN.com
July 23, 2014

Although the general public may be embracing the LGBT community more these days, it doesn't look like Hollywood is keeping up.

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The Bridge Star Emily Rios Plays Lesbian, Comes Out as Lesbian at TCA
SheWired
July 23, 2014

The Bridge star Emily Rios, who plays lesbian character Adriana, came out as a lesbian herself during an interview at TCA’s FX day, according to AfterEllen. Imagine that. A lesbian playing a lesbian on television! The 25-year-old actress has played impactful roles on TV for the better part of

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Hollywood Fails to Move the Needle On Gay Representation
Out Magazine
July 23, 2014

In a new study that looks at gay representation on the big screen, GLAAD finds that the seven largest studios failed to bolster the inclusion of LGBT characters.

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In Search for Gay Characters, Don’t Turn to Action or Fantasy Films
The New York Times
July 23, 2014

LOS ANGELES — As Comic-Con International opens in San Diego with its Wednesday evening preview session, one bit of fantasy is likely to be in relatively short supply: the gay superhero.

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Federal judge to rule on Colorado gay marriage ban
US News
July 23, 2014

DENVER (AP) — A federal judge in Denver is expected to rule Wednesday whether Colorado's same-sex marriage ban should be overturned immediately, or if the issue should be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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