Those claiming asylum on the basis of their sexual identity are often unable to provide objective evidence of that identity, leaving their claims to rest upon whether or not the decision-maker finds their account credible.
An Avengers comic book featuring a kiss between two male superheroes has sold out at a Rio de Janeiro book fair after the city's conservative mayor attempted to block it from sale, according to Agence France-Presse.
Beijing LGBT Center study of transgender teens in China
Hong Kong Chinese respondents to a survey say fear of rejection is the main reason they conceal their gay identities from their families. The unwillingness of gay men in Hong Kong to practise safe sex or disclose they ahve HIV are big factors in the rapid growth in HIV infection rates in the city
Survivors describe a range of ‘conversion therapy’ tactics and groups targeting LGBTIQ people in Mexico – and how they’re fighting back.
This report draws on data from an extensive literature review, the first-ever global survey on the topic, and in-depth interviews with experts and survivors from various countries.
According to Wolney Dias, Seop's operating undersecretary who ran the operation, it was "a search for pornographic material."
In a now-viral video shared to social media by Welch over the weekend, a woman identified as the event hall’s owner can be seen telling the 24-year-old, “First of all, we don’t do gay weddings or mixed race … because of our Christian race, I mean, our Christian belief.”
A South Carolina man who founded one of the nation's biggest conversion therapy ministries has something to say: he's gay.
Aldo Davila said that despite death threats, he is ready to fight for those previously without a voice in the congress
Medical treatment for transgender children is cautious and evidence-based, but the conservative reaction has become increasingly hysterical
Laura Drabo’s* trauma is shared by many LGBT people in the Malian capital, who watch in disbelief as the number of homophobic accounts grow day after day.