A gay panic that started with LGBTQI emojis has escalated to a full on government crackdown.
I spoke to four lesbians who got railroaded into prison during a national panic spiked with homophobia.
The grocery giant released security footage in an attempt to argue a Texas pastor filed a fraudulent lawsuit.
"I like who I am and wouldn't want to change that. At the same time, I would like it if the world just accepted me the way I am."
The idea that black social movements tend to be led only by male leaders of African-American churches is being left in the past.
A bill that's supposedly designed to protect the religious freedom of people who disagree with homosexuality has been roundly criticized by LGBT advocates.
VICE dives into the inclusive world of Sailor Moon fandom to understand how the 90s cartoon helped shape young queer identities and create a sense of community.
I didn't feel as righteous as you might think.
I expected to catch shit from other prisoners, but the harassment from guards is way worse.
Their ban on the emoticons, which include two men holding hands, is only one aspect of the country's entrenched homophobia.
A new gay-positive approach online doesn't hide the fact that tabloids still relish spinning stories out of famous people's sexualities.
Anti-gay laws, attacks, and evangelism are all part of the increasingly dangerous witch hunt against Uganda's LGBTQ community.
VICE traveled to Albania to get a rare glimpse into the lives of people who have been victimized and neglected because of their sexual orientation.
EDES (short for "Evil Duck Eat Sperm") says he's mocking homophobes through the power of paint.
The region has lagged behind Western Europe when it comes to gay rights thanks to its reactionary nationalist movements and Russia's outwardly homophobic regime.
She doesn't seem to like bad words.
Massive levels of homophobia and transphobia are blocking services to the community, especially young people.
Larry and Daniel Lennox-Choate say they left the assailant "covered in his own blood."
Former sportscaster and one-time US Senate candidate Craig James claims the network fired him for his public statements against gay marriage.
St Petersburg's Homoto say they're more about helping people hook up than politics, but it's hard to ignore their country's anti-LGBT legislation and all the homophobic, ultra-nationalist motorbike clubs who want them dead.
GX was started as a reaction to gaming's dominant "bro" culture, and serves as a place for queer geeks to hang out and enjoy cool shit in a safe, inclusive space.
Photographer Fiona Clark captured the country's LGBT community in the 70s and 80s. Censorship, however, kept her images from seeing the light of day—until now.
Indian-born filmmaker and LGBT activist Parvez Sharma's new documentary A Sinner in Mecca is a rare glimpse at a gay man's journey to Saudi Arabia.
The Purple Bombers think so. They're trying to change Australia's ultra-macho sports culture.