“All you want is for your kid to be able to run around in the courtyard and feel comfortable,” Katya said. “You just want to hold this person’s hand. You have the right to live and breathe. But you are told that you can breathe only through a straw.”
Inspired by Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners in the 1980s, Lesbians and Gays Support the Migrants (LGSMigrants) is a queer group that stands in solidarity with other communities facing state violence and media attacks.
Many LGBT+ refugees say they are not safe in Kenya as discrimination against sexual minorities is prevalent
The Rainbow Europe 2019 reveals not only a standstill in a significant number of European countries but a visible backslide on laws and policies safeguarding equality and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people.
All Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ+) people have the right to be free from discrimination, have autonomy over their bodies, and access to holistic and comprehensive health services.
In the fall of last year I traveled to Mexico City to meet Las Soñadoras de Centroamérica: A group of over 100 LGBTQ migrants traveling in one of the largest ever recorded caravans.
Mbazira Moses, leader of the Refugee Flag Kenya advocacy group, threatened today to wage a hunger strike until 20 jailed LGBT refugees have been released from Nairobi-area cells.
In 2015 we launched the first legal aid service for LGBT people and their loved ones in Moscow.
LGBT+ asylum seekers should be recognised as particularly vulnerable and are often traumatised after fleeing persecution, said parliamentarians
Candelario Saldana is a leader who is making strides and causing a few waves at the University of Miami for LGBT lawyers.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Uzbekistan face deep-rooted homophobia, discrimination, and the threat of violence, activists and human rights defenders say.
An official with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Tuesday defended the agency’s treatment of transgender people who are in its custody.