#Gay Rights

  • Article: These 6 Quotes Show Why Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    These 6 Quotes Show Why Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 27, 2019

    The Great British Bake Off is back! Read more

  • Article: Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    July 24, 2019

    Stonewall's head of campaigns Robbie de Santos shares his feelings on the anonymous Twitter account. Read more

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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 6, 2018

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

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

    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

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    Activists hope the decision will lead to other outdated laws being struck down in the region.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

    ‘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

    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