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India LGBTI

Survey Shows More than 6 Million Gay Indian Men Already Married...

A new survey conducted by Planet Romeo has revealed that an estimated 30% of gay men in India are already married, however, to a woman,...
Brazil LGBTI

Concerns Raised by Human Rights Groups Following Election of New Homophobic...

Major concerns have been raised by Human Rights groups following the election of Brazil’s new far right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro, with fears that the...
stabane

South Africa’s National Beer Shows Support for LGBTI Community

Castle Lager, which is often described as South Africa's national beer, has become the latest brand to publicly confirm its support the nations LGBTI...
Vatican

More LGBTI Inclusive Catholic Message From Vatican Called For By Youth

A youth contingent of delegates at the Vatican has made it clear that they want the Catholic church to preach more inclusive messages for LGBTI Catholics. Despite...
Trump

Trump Prepares to Leave 1.4 Million Trans Americans Without Discrimination Protection

The Trump Administration has announced plans to redefine “sex” so that transgender people are excluded from federal discrimination protection. First reported by the New York Times,...
Mr Gay Namibia 2018, Rivelino Reinecke heading to Mr Gay World

Namibia’s New Mr Gay World Representative Aims to Grow Visibility of...

Namibia's new Mr Gay World representative, a 21-year-old activist and law student, from Mariental said he aims to increase visibility of LGBTI rights and...
New York third gender

Third Gender Category Added to Birth Certificates in New York City

New York City is set to introduce a third gender category on its birth certificates with the aim of simplifying the process for transgender...
Taiwan

Anti-LGBTI Groups Behind Taiwan’s Referendum to Ban Same-Sex Marriage

A new referendum has been called for in an attempt to thwart a court ruling that has ordered the recognition of same-sex marriage in...

14 Year Old Boy Stabbed to Death in Iraq for ‘looking...

A shocking video being shared on Iraqi social media appears to depict a teenage boy being taunted with homosexual slurs while on the ground...
Brazilian Jair Bolsonaro

Anti-LGBTI Rights Advocate Wins First Round in Brazilian Presidential Election

In what's being described as one of the most polarizing elections ever, one of Brazil's most vocal and prominent LGBTI rights opponents has won...