Gay Rights


This European Country Is Voting to Block Gay Marriage—Probably Forever

In October, Romania will hold a referendum to change its constitution to define marriage as between a man and a woman only.
Sirin Kale
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Comedian Jim Jefferies Finally Shut Up Jordan Peterson

Meanwhile, when not getting schooled by a comedian, the free speech crusader launched a defamation lawsuit against Wilfrid Laurier University and three of its employees.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

John Oliver Made Pence's Kids' Book Gay and Now It's Outselling the Original

Pence's rabbit, Marlon Bundo, falls in love with a boy bunny in the 'Last Week Tonight' version and now it's at the top of Amazon's bestseller list.
Drew Schwartz
LGBT rights

In Defeat for Trump Admin, Court Rules You Can't Fire a Worker for Being Gay

The important decision states that anti-gay prejudice in the workplace qualifies as a form of sex-based discrimination under the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
Linda Yang

Roma LGBTQ People Talk About the Challenges of Facing Double Discrimination

"If your family isn't open to it, of course you have to hide who you are."
Vlad Levente Viski

Celebrate July Fourth with Photos of Protests That Made America Great

Not even America can keep America down.
Harry Cheadle

Drag Queen-Artist Sasha Velour Is America's Next Drag Superstar

On Sunday night, the Season 9 winner of RuPaul's Drag Race celebrated by performing at Bushwick's Lot45.
Kara Weisenstein

RuPaul Made Drag Mainstream

How 'Drag Race' made straight America fall in love with drag.
Eric Sasson
Silicon Valley

Facebook Celebrates Pride, Except Where Homosexuality Is Illegal

If Facebook’s goal is to make the world more open and connected, it could start by treating queer communities with equality.
Jillian York

How Queer Prom Took Over America

The queering of a quintessentially American institution has opened hearts and doors for LGBTQ youth from coast to coast.
Matt Baume

In Historic Move, Taiwan Will Become First Asian Nation to Legalize Gay Marriage

Marriage equality doesn't exist in most of Asia, but LGBTQ activists hope that Taiwan's landmark court ruling will inspire change.
Sirin Kale
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Judge Won't Hear Adoption Cases for Gay Parents

Judge W. Mitchell Nance said his decision was "a matter of conscience."
Drew Schwartz