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Elton's Great AIDS Fundraiser and "Closet"

Album rock radio network Radio Caroline reports that it was on this weekend in 2006 that a sale of clothes belonging to Sir Elton John raised more than seven hundred thousand dollars for the gay singer’s much loved AIDS alleviation charity.  A specially convened shop at the Rockerfeller Centre in New York hosts a pop up shop called “Elton’s Closet”. 

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DIVA Magazine marks a Quarter Century

It's a month of anniversaries for our friends in the gay and lesbian press.

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Taking on Misogyny in Italian Courts

Two hundred feminists and allies have rallied outside the courtrooms at the Italian city of Ancona after two male suspects were cleared of raping a woman.

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Hunting and Gathering on The Stage

Stepping Out Theatre, a local mental health service user led drama group, are both award winning and critically acclaimed.

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Channel Five Airs Final Part of "Sex" Doc.

Episode three of the “Sex Business” programme airs on Channel Five Television at ten o'clock on Monday evening, 1st April.

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More concerning news regarding the situation of human rights in Russia.  Radio Free Europe, the famous pro-liberty radio station that broadcasts to Russia on shortwave and is financed by a gran


Media website Digital Spy says that out gay presenter Sandi Toksvig, whose humanitarian work also includes being an activist for the Women’s Equality Party, stepped up to become a celebrity baker i


Hatshepsut ruled Ancient Egypt between 1507 and 1458 BCE (Before Common Era, equivalent to BC).  With her name meaning "Foremost of Noble Ladies", she was alongside the much later Cleopatra, someth


Radio Jackie in south London says that we are in Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Eleven women die from the disease every day, while more than 25,000 women are living with it.


Gina Rippon, whose book, The Gendered Brain, is out now from Bodley Head Publishers, looks at several titles on gender and the brain for The Guardian newspaper.

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