#Gay Rights

  • Article: This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out
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    This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 21, 2018

    Global Citizen spoke to LGBTQ activists about how we can all end the stigma. Read more

  • Article: Britain's Royal Marines Will March in London's Pride for the First Time
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    Britain's Royal Marines Will March in London's Pride for the First Time

    July 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The march is expected to draw 1 million people. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis' Conversation With Gay Sexual Abuse Survivor Could Be Groundbreaking
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    Pope Francis' Conversation With Gay Sexual Abuse Survivor Could Be Groundbreaking

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|May 21, 2018

    “Look Juan Carlos, the pope loves you this way. God made you like this and he loves you.” Read more

  • Article: Judge Rules This Country’s Anti-Gay Laws Are Unconstitutional
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    Judge Rules This Country’s Anti-Gay Laws Are Unconstitutional

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 13, 2018

    Activists hope the decision will lead to other outdated laws being struck down in the region. Read more

  • Feature: ‘I Was the First Person to Come Out as Gay on Live TV in Nigeria’
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    ‘I Was the First Person to Come Out as Gay on Live TV in Nigeria’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 15, 2018

    Bisi Alimi lived with HIV for three years with no treatment, because of the fear of being found out. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia’s High Court Strikes Down Attempt to Criminalize Gay Sex
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    Indonesia’s High Court Strikes Down Attempt to Criminalize Gay Sex

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 20, 2017

    In 2013, 93% of Indonesians said society should not accept homosexuality. Read more

  • Article: Children Should Be Free to Wear Tutus, Tiaras, and Heels at School, Says Church of England
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    Children Should Be Free to Wear Tutus, Tiaras, and Heels at School, Says Church of England

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2017

    The church released new guidance on homophobia, transphobia, and biphobia. Read more

  • Article: This Emotional Photo Is a Reminder Why Scotland's Apology to Gay Men Is So Important
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    This Emotional Photo Is a Reminder Why Scotland's Apology to Gay Men Is So Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 8, 2017

    Homosexuality was illegal in Scotland until 1981. Read more