QUEER VOICES
11/20/2015 12:23 pm ET

Islamophobia On Grindr Is Very Real Following Paris Attacks

Your biggest LGBT news stories from the past week.

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live takes a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every Friday for your queer news round-up in this regular feature titled "QueerView."

Islamophobia On Grindr Is Now Very Real Following Paris Attacks
Anthony Magallanez discusses dealing with Islamophobia on Grindr.

Salt Lake City Elects First Gay Mayor
Salt Lake City elected its first openly gay mayor, Jackie Biskupski, who won with 52 percent of the vote.

Rio De Janeiro Beautifully Celebrates Its 20th LGBT Pride Parade
Revelers from all over the world touched down in Rio de Janeiro this past weekend for the 20th anniversary of the LGBT Pride parade. From the looks of these photos, the event was as epic as ever.

Homophobia, Misogyny & The Lack Of Diversity In Comedy
Sampson McCormick joins HuffPost Live to discuss homophobia in comedy.

Why This Trans Woman Left Hasidism To Embrace Her Gender Identity
Abby Stein explains why she left Hasidism to embrace her gender identity.

College Student Who Gracefully Handled Homophobia Is Our #UnicornOfTheWeek
College student Maranda is our #UnicornOfTheWeek! Josh explains why.

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