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Thanks for visiting us! The Proud Diplomat is an informative space for the LGBTQ international community including expats and diplomats, their spouses, partners, family and friends. Our focus is to share our authentic stories as well as relevant information impacting our global community.


Latest Story > The Lonely Diplomat.

What does it mean to live more authentically as a diplomat or those living the diplomatic life? Check out our latest story where we interview Phil McAuliffe, the founder of The Lonely Diplomat.

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Other Notable Stories.


Earning The Green Stripe: The Environment & The LGBTQ+ Community. The LGBTQ+ community is one among many that make up humankind on our vibrant planet. And, LGBT individuals often beat out heterosexual individuals in their beliefs concerning the environment and sustainability!


Let’s Talk Intersectionality: Confronting Racism in the Gay Community. Yes, racism does exist in the gay community - specifically for Asian Americans! Let's take a step forward by understanding the sociological factors behind it.


Tackling Loneliness In The LGBTQ+ Community.  The question of loneliness and isolation has become an increasingly present one in the LGBTQ+ community. 

Angela Ponce, Miss Universe Spain 2018, made history being the first transgender woman to ever compete at Miss Universe pageant! Watch this inspiring video of her story and grab a Kleenex because you are going to need it. “I’m here to represent diversity of humans in the world. My hope is for tomorrow, to be able to live in a world of equality for everyone. Simply for us all to understand that we are human and that we must make all our lives easier together. If I can give that to the world, I don’t need to win  Miss Universe, I only need to be here. ” — ANGELA PONCE


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