#LGBT

  • Article: Gabon Lawmakers Vote to Decriminalize Homosexuality

    Gabon Lawmakers Vote to Decriminalize Homosexuality

    By Sarah El Gharib|June 27, 2020

    This is an important step for LGBTQ+ rights in sub-Saharan Africa. Read more

  • Article: Protests for Racial Justice Highlight Need to Support Black Trans Women

    Protests for Racial Justice Highlight Need to Support Black Trans Women

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 9, 2020

    Protests over the killing of George Floyd also need to address transgender deaths, activists say. Read more

  • Article: Britain Can and Should Stop Same-Sex Criminalisation in Cayman Islands, Says Legal Challenger

    Britain Can and Should Stop Same-Sex Criminalisation in Cayman Islands, Says Legal Challenger

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 14, 2019

    There are virtually no anti-discrimination laws in the Cayman Islands. Read more

  • Article: How Jonathan Van Ness Announcing He's HIV-Positive Is a Big Step Against Global Stigma

    How Jonathan Van Ness Announcing He's HIV-Positive Is a Big Step Against Global Stigma

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 24, 2019

    There are approximately 37 million people around the world who are living with HIV. Read more

  • Article: Outrage in Britain as LGBTQ+ Hate Crimes Double — While Prosecutions Plummet

    Outrage in Britain as LGBTQ+ Hate Crimes Double — While Prosecutions Plummet

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 13, 2019

    Campaigners have called for a public enquiry. Read more

  • Article: Meet the First Openly Queer Miss South Africa Contestant

    Meet the First Openly Queer Miss South Africa Contestant

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 28, 2019

    Sibabalwe Gcilitshana talks pride, representation, and beauty pageants with Global Citizen. Read more

  • Article: 6 Quotes That Show How Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    6 Quotes That Show How Sandi Toksvig Is a Perfect Global Citizen

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 27, 2019

    The Great British Bake Off is back! Read more

  • Article: Britain Sees Huge Rise in Same-Sex Couples Living Together

    Britain Sees Huge Rise in Same-Sex Couples Living Together

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 8, 2019

    The number of same-sex couples living together increased from 152,000 to 232,000 in a year. Read more