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Speech by Ireland’s top drag performer fuels Irish gay rights debate

| Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Rory O'Neill as Miss Panti Bliss
DUBLIN -— Ireland's top drag performer, Miss Panti Bliss, has driven a stiletto heel through this nation's long-running debate on gay rights. Panti has riled up conservative Catholics and won global admirers in a social media tour de force that is dominating Irish water-cooler talk.

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Equality House hosts ‘Drag Down Bigotry’ show in Westboro neighborhood

| Monday, October 28, 2013
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TOPEKA, Kan. -- The Westboro Baptist Church, home of the "God hates Fags" movement, found itself with ringside seats to drag show on Saturday, organized by its neighbor, the rainbow painted Equality House.

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Gays hit the catwalk at drag queen contest in Zimbabwe

| Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, APA contestant takes part in the Miss Jacaranda pageant held on the outskirts of Harare on Oct. 19.
HARARE, Zimbabwe — And the winner is ... Ezmerald Kim Kardashian. That was the stage name for a young man who won the title of Miss Jacaranda at a drag queen pageant in Zimbabwe.

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Former ‘Satanic Drag Queen’ to receive ‘Ex-Gay of the Year’ Award

| Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver won’t be the only person honored at this year’s Ex-Gay Awareness Month festivities. The event’s organizers, Voice of the Voiceless, announced today that a former “Satanic Drag Queen” will receive their “Courage Award.”

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‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ star Sahara Davenport dies at age 27

By Ken Williams| San Diego Gay and Lesbian News | Tuesday, October 2, 2012
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LOS ANGELES – Sahara Davenport, who made a name for herself on the second season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and who recently released a single “Go Off,” has died. She was 27.

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