#LGBT+

  • Article: Scotland Finally Pardons Gay Men Convicted Under Homophobic Laws

    Scotland Finally Pardons Gay Men Convicted Under Homophobic Laws

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 21, 2019

    Those affected can apply to have their former police record "disregarded" or wiped clean. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Denies Plans to Impose Death Penalty for Gay Sex Amid Global Uproar

    Uganda Denies Plans to Impose Death Penalty for Gay Sex Amid Global Uproar

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 15, 2019

    A minister last Thursday said the government planned to re-introduce an anti-homosexuality bill. Read more

  • Article: London Mayor Sadiq Khan Has Written to Every Headteacher Backing LGBTQ+ Education

    London Mayor Sadiq Khan Has Written to Every Headteacher Backing LGBTQ+ Education

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 13, 2019

    “Young people should be able to learn about healthy relationships of all kinds." Read more

  • Article: London's First-Ever 'ParaPride' Celebrates LGBTQ+ People With Disabilities

    London's First-Ever 'ParaPride' Celebrates LGBTQ+ People With Disabilities

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 19, 2019

    Attendees called for the LGBTQ+ community to be more inclusive of members with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: UK Acceptance of Gay Relationships Falls for the First Time in 30 Years

    UK Acceptance of Gay Relationships Falls for the First Time in 30 Years

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 12, 2019

    Years of improving tolerance could be reaching a plateau, researchers warn. Read more

  • Article: Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples

    Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2019

    Two recent attacks in London and Southampton have focused attention on rising hate crime. Read more

  • Article: George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    George and Amal Clooney Launch New Justice Initiative to Support the Marginalized and Oppressed

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 15, 2019

    They are launching a project that tracks which countries use courtrooms to oppress minorities Read more

  • Article: South African Judge Rules Same-Sex Discrimination in the Church Is Unlawful

    South African Judge Rules Same-Sex Discrimination in the Church Is Unlawful

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 12, 2019

    “It’s a historic day for us.” Read more