#LGBTQ Rights

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

    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: 9 Trailblazing South African Activists You Need to Know
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    9 Trailblazing South African Activists You Need to Know

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2018

    Nelson Mandela may be South Africa’s best-known activist, but he’s far from its only force for good. Read more

  • Article: 15 LGBTQ Activists of the Past and Present You Should Know
    Citizenship

    15 LGBTQ Activists of the Past and Present You Should Know

    By Daniele Selby|June 22, 2018

    From the “Rosa Parks of the LGBT movement” to a Cameroonian lawyer, you should know these heroes. Read more

  • Article: Justice RBG Just Schooled Her Colleagues in the Finer Points of Combating Discrimination
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    Justice RBG Just Schooled Her Colleagues in the Finer Points of Combating Discrimination

    By Chris Gelardi|June 5, 2018

    Unfortunately, her point of view was in the minority. Read more

  • Article: Lena Waithe Made a Bold Statement at the Met Gala and the Internet Is Here for It
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    Lena Waithe Made a Bold Statement at the Met Gala and the Internet Is Here for It

    By Daniele Selby|May 8, 2018

    “The theme to me is, like, ‘Be yourself,’” Waithe said. “You were made in God’s image, right?” Read more

  • Article: This 'Pride Hijab' Is Spreading Love at Sydney's Gay Mardi Gras
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    This 'Pride Hijab' Is Spreading Love at Sydney's Gay Mardi Gras

    Feb. 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Azahn Munas says the hijab will be a symbol of inclusivity and celebration. Read more

  • Article: These Were the Best Reactions to Australia’s Same Sex Marriage Vote
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    These Were the Best Reactions to Australia’s Same Sex Marriage Vote

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 15, 2017

    Politicians, celebrities, and ordinary citizens are celebrating. Read more

  • Article: Will Andrea Jenkins Become the Highest Elected Trans Woman of Color In America?
    Girls & Women

    Will Andrea Jenkins Become the Highest Elected Trans Woman of Color In America?

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Andrea Jenkins hopes to take her advocacy to the next level. Read more