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Cuba Eliminates Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmissions

Other nations in the world can learn from Cuba, which today became the first country to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, according to the World Health Organization, which validated Cuba through a detailed process.   “Eliminating transmission of a virus is one of the greatest...

Here are the 11 biggest asexual myths busted

You might think of sexuality as a spectrum, a straight to gay gauge with every color of the rainbow in between. Or you might think of it in boxes, labeled upon delivery at birth. But there are those who don’t fit on any scale or section...

Melancolía árabe

Although he has published eight books and most of them have been translated, although it won the Flore prize and that has become the writer who should be invited when it comes to talk about Islam and homosexuality, Abdellah Taia still dreams of becoming a...

Reza Aslan wants Muslims to embrace same-sex marriage

Academic Reza Aslan has written an open letter to the Muslim community, urging people to accept same-sex marriage. Mr Aslan, an Iranian-American author, co-wrote a letter with comedian and Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj. In it, they urged: “Many of you are scandalized by the ruling (we know because you...