Tag: homophobia
Indonesia wants all gay or same-sex emojis removed from instant messaging applications or be banned from the country. Such emojis are found in messaging apps Facebook, Whatsapp, LINE and Tinder.
San Francisco resident says he was gay-bashed in the city on Saturday, February 6, as many were gearing up for the Super Bowl. It's so far unclear where the incident took place — SFist has reached out to him to find out if he's willing to talk — or how many perpetrators were involved.
A suburban police chief's daughter began serving five to 10 months in jail on Monday for a group attack on a gay couple that prompted Philadelphia to add sexual orientation to its hate crime laws.
Ahmedabad, India - When Kiran Kumar Devmani decided to make a film about homosexuality, he braced for a fight with India's notoriously conservative censors, but he never imagined he would have to battle the tax office.
Anti-gay parents at a Tennessee high school are planning a rally Monday against a school club for LGBT students and their straight allies, the Tennessean reports.
The end may be nigh for a Harlem church known for hateful public messages condemning gays and President Barack Obama to eternal damnation, and two groups that serve gay New Yorkers are hoping to get an ironic last word on the matter.
A leading American Jewish group promoting therapy it said could turn gays to heterosexuals was ordered shut in December by a New Jersey court, amid growing efforts in the U.S. to curb the generally discredited practice. But therapists with ties to the shuttered group say they have found a haven for their work in Israel.
Anti-Gay Oklahoma Bills Are Almost Too Crazy to Believe. Outrageous anti-LGBTQ bills are now a fixture of the American legislative landscape.
The actor, twice nominated for an Academy award, joins diversity debate saying homophobia is as much a problem as racism in Hollywood
Tony Abbott will fly to the United States on Tuesday to gee-up one of the religious right's most reactionary bodies, the Alliance Defending Freedom.