#LGBT

  • Article: 1 in 5 Trans People Pushed to 'Conversion Therapy' in Britain

    1 in 5 Trans People Pushed to 'Conversion Therapy' in Britain

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 12, 2018

    It's a wake-up call for the UK. Read more

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

    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: 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: US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    The DOJ argues that federal laws on sex discrimination don't include gender identity. Read more

  • Article: Gay Grime Artist Karnage Kills Challenges the Genre’s Culture

    Gay Grime Artist Karnage Kills Challenges the Genre’s Culture

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 28, 2018

    Grime artist uses his sexuality to address the prejudices he has faced all his life Read more

  • Article: An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?

    An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 28, 2018

    It’s vital that universities drive progress to keep LGBTQ+ students safe, secure, and empowered. Read more

  • Article: British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 14, 2018

    Gay and transgender people attacked by their partners are also twice as likely to self-harm. Read more

  • Article: Young Gay Britons Are Getting Married Just to Avoid Abuse

    Young Gay Britons Are Getting Married Just to Avoid Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 24, 2018

    Coming out in some cultures in the UK can lead to forced marriage, disownment, expulsion and abuse. Read more