Category: Gay Rights
Colombia has become the fourth South American country to allow same-sex marriage after a ruling by the country's constitutional court.
29.04.2016
 
Promised Land: Authors of LGBTI fairytale about a prince named Leo and a farm boy named Jack who meet and fall in love, are thrilled 'long overdue' story has met crowdfunding target
12.04.2016
 
Bruce Springsteen has cancelled a concert in North Carolina, joining business groups in condemning a state law that rolls back protection for gay and transgender people.
08.04.2016
 
Colombia's highest court is paving the way for same-sex couples to marry in the conservative Roman Catholic nation.
08.04.2016
 
Last week outside the supermarket, I heard two boys – not more than 10 or 11 years old – call another boy a "fag".
04.04.2016
 
Australia - Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) young people are knocking on the doors of crisis accommodation centres in disproportionate numbers, but statisticians are not capturing the trend.
30.03.2016
 
When the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage, gay-rights supporters celebrated, but a new wave of legislation in states like North Carolina now threatens LGBT rights.
28.03.2016
 
At least 400,000 people — costumed and glittered — lined the streets of Sydney on Saturday evening for the 38th annual Mardi Gras parade.
05.03.2016
 
Many gay people entering aged care are facing the "horrible" task of once again revealing their sexual orientation or gender identity to their new community, according to former High Court judge Michael Kirby.
03.03.2016
 
Students who placed anti-gay stickers on their identification badges at a Southern California high school have the right to wear the symbols, just as others can sport insignia supporting gay rights, administrators said.
01.03.2016
 
British singer Sam Smith has apologised for claiming to be the first openly gay man to win an Oscar at yesterday's Academy Awards ceremony.
01.03.2016
 
A Dallas man will spend no time in jail after pleading "no contest" to vandalizing a church driveway and a local gay landmark with “666” in June 2014, reports the The Dallas Morning News.
27.02.2016
 
Indonesia's gay community has come under attack, with the country's Defence Minister labelling the community a "threat" and likening fighting it to "a kind of modern warfare".
25.02.2016
 
The New South Wales Government has offered an apology to participants in Sydney's first ever Mardi Gras, who were arrested and bashed by police when attempting to parade in 1978.
25.02.2016
 
New York: If you're a white American woman, your risk of being diagnosed with HIV is pretty small, lower than the odds of dying in a car crash. If you're a gay black man, the chances of getting an HIV diagnosis are closer to a coin flip.
24.02.2016