LGBT rights


Poland’s Populist Government Has Declared War on the LGBTQ Community

“People who look stereotypically queer or gay are being attacked on the street for this, almost every day.”
Tim Hume
LGBT rights

Brazil Is Making Homophobia a Crime

The country's Supreme Court voted Thursday to make discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender unconstitutional.
Tim Marcin
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

Azerbaijan police launch brutal crackdown on LGBTQ community

Tim Hume
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Trump set to move forward with his transgender military ban

David Gilbert
LGBT rights

Ben & Jerry's Tries to Fight for LGBT Rights with Strange Ice Cream Rule

Australia won't legalize same-sex marriage, so Ben & Jerry's won't fill certain ice cream orders.
Jelisa Castrodale

Taiwan inches closer to allowing same-sex marriage

Taiwan, host of Asia’s largest pride parade, could become the first in the region to allow gay marriage.
Milena Mikael-Debass
LGBT rights

Sex party in Indonesia leads to arrest of 141 gay men

David Gilbert
same-sex marriage

Court rules same-sex couple can sue Kim Davis for refusing to issue them a marriage license

Carter Sherman
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Supreme Court Sends Transgender Bathroom Case Back to Appeals Court

The move comes after Trump removed an Obama-era guidance allowing students to use the restroom that aligned with their expressed gender, rather than biological sex.
Brian Moylan
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Walmart Will Now Offer Health Insurance for Its Transgender Employees

The country's largest private employer will now join more than 600 companies offering LGBTQ-inclusive healthcare options.
Allison Schaller

Meet the Activists Running London's First Queer Tour of LGBT History

In a year when David Cameron's been hailed as an LGBT ally, this group are taking back ownership of queer culture's fight against conservatism.
Matt Broomfield