#LGBTQ

  • Article: Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    Human rights group warns LGBTQ people could be under threat, after sentencing of Reynhard Sinaga. Read more

  • Article: New App Helps LGBTQ+ Brazilians Navigate Safe Spaces as Murders Skyrocket

    New App Helps LGBTQ+ Brazilians Navigate Safe Spaces as Murders Skyrocket

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    The app aims to help address anti-LGBTQ violence in Brazil. Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Activist Has a New Strategy for Reaching People Most at Risk From HIV

    This Ugandan Activist Has a New Strategy for Reaching People Most at Risk From HIV

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 21, 2019

    More than 1.4 million people in Uganda are living with HIV. Read more

  • Article: Uganda’s Government Must Investigate Killing of LGBTQ+ Activist, Says Human Rights Watch

    Uganda’s Government Must Investigate Killing of LGBTQ+ Activist, Says Human Rights Watch

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 21, 2019

    The warning comes after a series of violent and fatal attacks on the country’s LGBTQ+ community. Read more

  • Article: The United Nations Reaffirms Its Support for Persecuted LGBTI Community

    The United Nations Reaffirms Its Support for Persecuted LGBTI Community

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brittany Quy|Oct. 8, 2019

    After more than 23,000 actions taken by Global Citizens. 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: Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    Here's What the Anonymous 'Gay Footballer' Twitter Saga Means for LGBTQ Representation in Sport

    July 24, 2019

    Stonewall's head of campaigns Robbie de Santos shares his feelings on the anonymous Twitter account. Read more

  • Article: Gay Computer Science Legend Alan Turing Will Be the Face of England’s New £50 Note

    Gay Computer Science Legend Alan Turing Will Be the Face of England’s New £50 Note

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 15, 2019

    He was a World War II hero who saved millions of lives — and yet was persecuted for his sexuality. Read more