#LGBTQ

  • 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: India Decriminalises Homosexuality in a Huge Win for Gay Rights
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    India Decriminalises Homosexuality in a Huge Win for Gay Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    It puts an end to a 160-year-old law. Read more

  • Article: Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports
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    Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 17, 2018

    An official rejected teen’s claim based on esoteric, superficial list. Read more

  • Article: England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government
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    England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    "This is not just about putting a roof over their heads but helping them find a place to call home.” Read more

  • Article: Court Orders Costa Rica to End Its Ban on Same-Sex Marriage
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    Court Orders Costa Rica to End Its Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 10, 2018

    The court has deemed the law discriminatory. Read more

  • Article: Record Number of LGBTQ People Are Running for Office in the US
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    Record Number of LGBTQ People Are Running for Office in the US

    Aug. 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Just 0.1% of all current elected public officials are openly LGBTQ. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Groups Banned From Organizing Around the World: Report
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    LGBTQ Groups Banned From Organizing Around the World: Report

    Aug. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In 55 countries, LGBTQ organizations exist but are denied state authorization. Read more

  • Article: 12 of the Best Photos as Thousands Turned Out for Pride Marches in Brighton and Leeds
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    12 of the Best Photos as Thousands Turned Out for Pride Marches in Brighton and Leeds

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2018

    “It’s massively important that Pride events still happen.” Read more