#LGBT rights

  • Article: Homophobic Laws Linked to Low HIV Testing Across Africa

    Homophobic Laws Linked to Low HIV Testing Across Africa

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 8, 2019

    In Malawi, less than 1% of gay and bisexual men who are HIV-positive know their status. Read more

  • Article: India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS

    India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 8, 2019

    About 30% of gay men in India living with HIV do not know their status. Read more

  • Article: A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People

    A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 1, 2018

    People are facing violence, anal examinations, and a 30-year prison sentence. Read more

  • Article: This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied

    This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    The lawyers argue that it's textbook discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Costa Rican Women Wore ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Costumes to the Polls

    Costa Rican Women Wore ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Costumes to the Polls

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 7, 2018

    Cloaked in red, the group of women protested one candidate’s anti-LGBTQ and women’s rights stance. Read more

  • Article: Australian Same-Sex Couples Celebrate the Right to Marry in Midnight Wedding Ceremonies

    Australian Same-Sex Couples Celebrate the Right to Marry in Midnight Wedding Ceremonies

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 9, 2018

    Australia legalized gay marriage last month, but people could only start marrying on Jan. 9. Read more

  • Article: India’s Only Openly Gay Prince Is Opening His Palace to LGBT People in Need

    India’s Only Openly Gay Prince Is Opening His Palace to LGBT People in Need

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 9, 2018

    The prince publicly came out in 2006, an act of bravery in India where gay sex is still illegal. Read more

  • Article: Austria’s Supreme Court Just Legalized Gay Marriage

    Austria’s Supreme Court Just Legalized Gay Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 5, 2017

    The court ruled that only allowing same-sex couples to enter civil partnerships is discrimination. Read more