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Gay Star News has introduced its readers to Jonathan Allen, a 20-year-old from Tennessee. On his 18th birthday, his parents decided to kick him out for being gay. An incredible opera singer, he decided to show his family they had missed out on supporting their gifted son by performing on NBC's America’s Got Talent. ‘I haven’t seen my parents in about two and a half years.” He explained. “I love them with all my heart. I don’t know if they still love me.
Children brought up by same-sex couples are happier, healthier, and more sociable than those raised by conventional families according to the initial findings from the world’s largest study on the subject. Theresearch, which studied the wellbeing of 500 children in Australia, found the self-esteem of children and the amount of time they spent with their parents was no different from the rest of the population. But infants looked after by gay couples scored higher for overall health and family cohesion.
Gay Star News reports that a Californian human rights activist has challenged the people in his hometown who supported Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in the US state 2008. Jeff Girard, who makes videos under the screen name Jeff 4 Justice, delivered a balloon and flowers to people who he claims donated to ‘yes on Proposition 8’ in the Greater Sacramento area in northern California. But the gift is a prank with a sting in the tail. He also delivered a message to each of them, which he insisted they read before handing over the present.
Newswire Pink News says that A man accused of raping a trans woman more than 10 years ago in north London will face a second trial after the jury in his first trial were unable to reach a verdict.On Friday, jurors at the Old Bailey were discharged after failing to come to a verdict in the trial of Mohamad Salim, 43, who was accused of raping charity worker Anna Vincent, then 36, in a Camden Town alleyway on 23 January 2001.Salim, of Aldenham Street, Somers Town, Camden, London, was not linked to the crime until a cold case review in 2011 when semen discovered in the alleyway was found to be a
A French extremist group is being ordered to dissolve after the death of a gay rights activist and student in Paris. Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault has asked the Interior Minister to take steps to ‘immediately’ ban the Revolutionary Nationalist Youth (JNR), according to the Associatied Press The JNR is the militant wing of far-right group Third Way, populated by skinheads. It follows the death of Clement Méric, an 18-year-old who fought for marriage equality and against fascism, who was left braindead after an attack by skinheads.