#LGBTQ rights

  • Article: Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 10, 2020

    Conversion therapy has been found to have adverse mental health effects. Read more

  • Article: A New Sexist Bill Threatens Maternity Leave in Indonesia

    A New Sexist Bill Threatens Maternity Leave in Indonesia

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2020

    The family resilience bill also orders women to take care of all household responsibilities. Read more

  • Article: Utah Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Children

    Utah Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Children

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 23, 2020

    But religious leaders and family members can still over gay conversion counseling. Read more

  • Article: Japan Elects First Openly Gay Male Lawmaker, Spurring Hopes for Same-Sex Marriage

    Japan Elects First Openly Gay Male Lawmaker, Spurring Hopes for Same-Sex Marriage

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 23, 2019

    He said he is certain that same-sex marriage in Japan will be legalized within the next six years. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination

    Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 25, 2019

    One of the first same-sex couples to marry in Asia, they worry marriage equality may be reversed. Read more

  • Article: Georgia Will Host Its First Pride March, Despite Threats

    Georgia Will Host Its First Pride March, Despite Threats

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 19, 2019

    "We want to exist in public spaces." Read more

  • Article: Queens Pride Sent a 'Powerful Message' on Behalf of LGBTQ South Asians Everywhere

    Queens Pride Sent a 'Powerful Message' on Behalf of LGBTQ South Asians Everywhere

    By Sushmita Roy|June 14, 2019

    "Just changing the law is not enough. We have a long way to go." Read more

  • Article: Ecuador Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage

    Ecuador Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 13, 2019

    The Latin American nation is the 27th country to allow same-sex marriage. Read more