#LGBT Rights

  • Article: 10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding
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    10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 8, 2018

    This is days after Gov. Makonda initiated an LGBTQ witch hunt. 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 Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

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

  • Article: China’s Weibo Reverses Ban on Gay Content After Social Media Outcry
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    China’s Weibo Reverses Ban on Gay Content After Social Media Outcry

    By Daniele Selby|April 16, 2018

    Last week, “Chinese Twitter” announced its plan to remove pornography, violent, and gay content. Read more

  • Article: An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting
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    An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    By Daniele Selby|March 16, 2018

    Marielle Franco was critical of police brutality in Brazil’s impoverished favelas, where she grew up Read more

  • Article: These Are the First Openly Gay US Winter Olympians And Their Friendship Will Inspire You
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    These Are the First Openly Gay US Winter Olympians And Their Friendship Will Inspire You

    By Daniele Selby|March 9, 2018|P&G

    Gus Kenworthy and Adam Rippon hadn't met before the competition, but now they're friends for life. Read more

  • Video: Gus Kenworthy Is About to Make History — But He Couldn't Have Done It Without His Mom
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    Gus Kenworthy Is About to Make History — But He Couldn't Have Done It Without His Mom

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 9, 2018|P&G

    Gus is an Olympian, a dog-lover, and a proud LGBT advocate. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Orientation Tests Violate Refugees’ Human Rights, EU Court of Justice Says
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    Sexual Orientation Tests Violate Refugees’ Human Rights, EU Court of Justice Says

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 26, 2018

    Authorities subjected a gay Nigerian refugee to psychological tests to confirm his sexuality. Read more

  • Article: India's Top Court Will Reconsider Whether Gay Sex Is Criminal
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    India's Top Court Will Reconsider Whether Gay Sex Is Criminal

    Jan. 9, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "What is natural to one may not be natural to others," top court says. Read more