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‘I like quietly being part of the LA Galaxy and being just one of the guys (but) I realize there is a role I play in the LGBT community and being a role model'

Paley Center gala in LA also draws Norman Lear who said TV 'has brought us closer to true equality for all'

Edwin Sesange, gay rights activist, gives the whole picture of what is going on in his country

Closeted during his days starring in Damn Yankees and other films, Hunter came out publicly as gay in 2005

Star of new sitcom The McCarthys spent years trying to avoid the family business

Think that your sexuality has no bearing on your work? An LGBT business conference taking place in London today reminded those attending that honesty fosters stronger and more authentic business relationships

Read our review of new film Margarita, With A Straw and our interview with the star Kalki Koechin

Think there are no positive portrayals of transgender people in movies? You have to see this new feature film

Animals make us fitter in our bodies and minds, help the most vulnerable and even unite communities

Lesbian couple who overcame turbulent childhoods have now started a boutique catering company for when only the best will do

And meet the other selfless animal heroes who picked up IFAW awards this week

Think homosexuality is unnatural still? You won't believe what these 11 animals are getting up to

Some of these are quite hot, the others are ridiculous

Impoverished LGBTI people often can’t get jobs just for being LGBTI. Sebastian Rocca tells us why, and what you can do for your community

Say #Pants2HIV in a new campaign raising money for a gay men's health charity

Find out how people in the UK, from Queen guitarist Brian May to concerned locals, are taking a stand against the controversial killing of hundreds of badgers this year

From Michael Sam to Ellen Page, celebrate Coming Out Day with a reminder of some of the most notable coming outs this year

Christopher Bailey, CEO and Chief Creative Officer at Burberry, and ‘straight ally’ Sir Richard Branson at Virgin, top this year’s rankings

The 'accidental activist' tells GSN how changing her gender marker changed her life

It's National Poetry Day in the UK, so for the second year in a row we pay tribute to the best LGBTI poets from history and today

Meet the gay campaigner who is working to end commercial whale hunting in Iceland

‘The fight for democracy is a ladder to LGBT equality’

IPL delivers the same results as laser hair removal but is quicker, cheaper and pain-free

Hemorrhoids – commonly called piles – affect nearly half of the population of the United Kingdom at some point in their lives

Cast and show's creator hope groundbreaking TV series will help public acceptance of trans people

To celebrate Bisexuality Visibility Week, Twitter users create hilarious but fake facts about bisexuality

For Bisexuality Visibility Day, GSN looks to the worst offenders of pop culture that likes to pretend that bisexuality doesn't exist

Troy Jónsson has never spoken about being raped by one of his brother’s friends. Now he shares his story with Gay Star News