INTERLINQ-ED: News and Media about LGBTQ Diaspora Around the World (June 15th-21st)

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Welcome to INTERLINQ-ED, where we highlight news and media about and relevant to LGBTQ people of color, diaspora, and racial or ethnic minorities around the world.

News

African-American LGBT card company seeks to expand (Windy City Media Group)

Ugandan police raid gay rights group (SDGLN)

Teen blinded by homophobic bullies (LGBT Weekly)

Anthony Chisom AIDS Foundation director resigns amid controversy (Dallas Voice)

Read up on OutServe, an association of out military service men and women (Windy City Media Group)

Entertainment

Entertainment Weekly talks about coming out in Hollywood (Queerty)

Get caught up on Ru Paul’s Drag Race (After Elton)

Interview with hip hop duo Kin4Life (CherryGirl)

Watch the trailer for Recipes for Love (Lesbian Lounge)

Media

Internet critical for Iran’s LGBT community (Global Voices)

Follow a tutorial on how to create the perfect Pride eyes (Youtube)

Writer Shawntai Brown tells the stories of the Black LGBT community in Breadcrumbs (M Live)

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