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Group of gay footballers ‘set date to reveal identities imminently with couples in hiding’

Group of gay footballers ‘set date to reveal identities imminently with couples in hiding’

Published by GB News A group of professional footballers from Germany will reportedly come out as gay next month before the final weekend of the season. According to German outlet Preussische Allgemeine Zeitung, the players will collectively come out as gay on May 17. The date is significant as it’s also the International Day Against Homophobia. The move is part of an initiative in Germany in an attempt to encourage players and others working in football to come out. All…

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Iraq criminalises homosexuality with 10-15 years’ jail

Iraq criminalises homosexuality with 10-15 years’ jail

Published by The New Arab Iraq‘s parliament passed a law criminalising same-sex relationships with a maximum 15-year prison sentence on Saturday, in a move it said aimed to uphold religious values but was condemned by rights advocates as the latest attack on the LGBT community in Iraq. The law aims to “protect Iraqi society from moral depravity and the calls for homosexuality that have overtaken the world,” according to a copy of the law seen by news agency Reuters. It…

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Sophia Bush’s girlfriend ‘proud’ the actress has opened up about coming out as queer

Sophia Bush’s girlfriend ‘proud’ the actress has opened up about coming out as queer

Published by BANG Showbiz English Sophia Bush‘s girlfriend is “proud” the actress has opened up about her journey to coming out as queer. The former ‘One Tree Hill’ actress, 41, grew close to her partner Ashlyn Harris, 38, while going through a divorce from her now-ex-husband Grant Hughes, 42, to whom she had been married for only a year before their split, and has now written an essay for Glamour magazine detailing how they fell in love. Ashlyn has now…

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Billie Eilish Opens Up About Mental Health and Sexuality: ‘I’ve Never Been a Happy Person’

Billie Eilish Opens Up About Mental Health and Sexuality: ‘I’ve Never Been a Happy Person’

Published by Q Magazine Billie Eilish‘s career has been a striking success story, but it doesn’t seem like the spotlight has had a positive impact on her mental health. The singer sat down for an extensive interview with Rolling Stone ahead of her new album Hit Me Hard and Soft, which is due out on Friday, May 17. The article includes a brief entry from Eilish’s personal journal which says, “I know I’m lucky/But I’m so unhappy.” The feeling is…

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Popular LGBT Dating App Grindr Faces Legal Action Over Disclosing HIV Status Of Users: ‘Compensate Those Whose Data Has Been Compromised’

Popular LGBT Dating App Grindr Faces Legal Action Over Disclosing HIV Status Of Users: ‘Compensate Those Whose Data Has Been Compromised’

Published by Benzinga The leading social networking and dating app for the LGBTQ+ community, Grindr (NYSE:GRND) is facing a lawsuit in the U.K. for allegedly sharing users’ private information, including their HIV status, with third parties without consent. What Happened: The lawsuit, filed by law firm Austen Hays, is being brought to the High Court in London and represents hundreds of affected users, reported Reuters, citing the law firm on Monday. The firm claims that the sensitive data of thousands…

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