Chao Xiaomi says there is still a serious lack of LGBT education in China, and wants to reach out to its smallest and most traditional communities. A gender reassignment surgeon says the medical community also lacks understanding, and criteria for surgery can be tough for patients to meet.
The frightening Russian website promoted it as a “game” — identify gay people, upload their photos and information to a database and then proceed to hunt them down and torture them, as in the gruesome “Saw” movies that inspired the site’s name.
“Emirhan, did you hear that Cerrahpaşa no longer do our surgeries?”.
News of a Republican fundraiser sparked immediate calls for a boycott.
The United Nations and ICE have standards of care in place for LGBTQ folks, but ICE isn’t following them.
They urge the government to recognize the extent of violence against the LGBT community.
Several hundred people demonstrated in Warsaw on Wednesday against the city's archbishop for calling LGBT+ activists "the rainbow plague", organisers said.
For Russia’s LGBT community, homophobia and violence are part of day-to-day reality.
A "homophobic" video and far-right material linked to protests against LGBT relationship lessons are being investigated by police.
Since the campaign and subsequent election of Jair Bolsonaro, who was long known for trotting out hate speech against marginalized communities in his bid for Brazil’s presidency, violence against LGBTQ folks has become more explicit and socially acceptable.
Russian investigators say they have arrested a suspect in the killing of an LGBT rights activist in St. Petersburg,
Young LGBT Romanians are coming out confidently and increasing sexual minorities’ visibility in a country that still denies them basic rights.