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Iran Executes Man on Homosexuality Charges

A 31-year-old man has become the latest victim of homophobic legislation in Iran after he was hanged after being convicted for violating the nations...
Smollett

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Becomes Victim Of A Homophobic and Racist Hate...

Jussie Smollett, who is best known for his role in the American Drama Series Empire, has been the victim of a horrific hate crime after...

First Gay Brazilian Congressman Goes Into Exile Fearing For His Life

Brazil's first openly gay congressman has fled the country in the aftermath of the nation's recent election and ongoing death threats against him. Jean Wyllys, who...
bohemian GLAAD

Abuse Claims See Bohemian Rhapsody Pulled From Best LGBTI Film Nominations

Bohemian Rhapsody has been officially removed as a nominee for best film in the GLAAD Media Awards, following new reports about its director and alleged sexual...
Mahyeldi Ansharullah

Exorcism of LGBT People Called For By Indonesian Mayor

The Indonesian Army has been ordered by the Mayor of Padang to round up gay people so they can be exorcised or “guided” into becoming straight. According to...
Rainbow Flag

History Made as Angola Decriminalises Homosexuality and Bans LGBTI Discrimination

In a historic victory for LGBTI and human rights in Africa, Angola has officially repealed colonial-era legislation that banned same-sex sexuality. Angola which is now...
David Matheson

Conversion Therapy ‘Success Story’ and ‘Ex-Gay’ Therapist Admits He Dates Men

In an almost too predictable twist, one of the United States' most notorious proponents of conversion therapy has announced that he is, in fact,...
jordan-mcdonald - Pride ripple

Toronto Pride Votes Against Police Participating In Parade

Members of Pride Toronto have successfully voted against allowing police to participate in the annual Pride Parade with a  slim 163 to 161 majority. Toronto Pride...
LGBTI UK

Fewer People Identifying as Heterosexual Than Ever Before

Newly released, official government statistics have shown that fewer people in the United Kingdom are identifying themselves as strictly heterosexual, particularly among youth. According to the Office...

Conversion Therapy Outlawed in State of New York

New legislation has been passed in the State of New York, that aims to protect gender diverse individuals from discrimination, and officially banning the...