#LGBTQ rights

  • Article: The State of Same Sex Marriage Around the World
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    The State of Same Sex Marriage Around the World

    Dec. 7, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    These 26 countries have legalized same-sex marriage since the Netherlands first did in 2001. Read more

  • Article: Trudeau Just Apologized to LGBTQ2 Workers Who Were Fired by the Government as Recently as the '90s
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    Trudeau Just Apologized to LGBTQ2 Workers Who Were Fired by the Government as Recently as the '90s

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 28, 2017

    Federal workers were fired for being part of the LGBTQ2 community from the 1950s to the 1990s. Read more

  • Article: Canada Quietly Offered Asylum to Gay Men Facing Torture in Chechnya
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    Canada Quietly Offered Asylum to Gay Men Facing Torture in Chechnya

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 8, 2017

    It’s not often that governmental secrets are applauded, but this is one for the books. Read more

  • Article: Brits Are Coming Out for LGBT as Report Reveals ‘Shocking Levels of Hate Crime and Discrimination’
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    Brits Are Coming Out for LGBT as Report Reveals ‘Shocking Levels of Hate Crime and Discrimination’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2017

    58% of gay men are afraid to hold hands in public. Read more

  • Article: India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right
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    India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 25, 2017

    A major step forward for India’s LGBT population. Read more

  • Article: Another Canadian Pride Crosswalk Has Been Vandalized
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    Another Canadian Pride Crosswalk Has Been Vandalized

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 1, 2017

    Police are investigating negative comments made online after tire marks damaged the crosswalk. Read more

  • Article: Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding
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    Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding

    By Meghan Werft|July 11, 2017

    “He gave me hope at one of my lowest points and he's stood by me all the way.” Read more

  • Article: Germany Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage on The Last Day Of Pride
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    Germany Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage on The Last Day Of Pride

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 30, 2017

    Chancellor Merkel may have voted against it, but she still made it possible. Read more