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France Reports Record Number of Homophobic Attacks

A record number of anti-LGBT assaults were reported in 2018, according to French non-profit association SOS Homophobie.SOS Homophobie’s anonymous hotline for victims to report assaults saw a 66 percent incr...

Brunei Government Again Defends Penal Code

The government of Brunei continues to defend the country’s new penal code that includes the death penalty for anyone found guilty of consensual same-sex sexual relations.“We reaffirm that the Syariah crimin...

Brunei to Punish Homosexuality With Death by Stoning

The country of Brunei is set to pass its Sharia Penal Code (SPC), which would punish homosexuality with death by stoning, according to Gay Star News.Other punishments allowed under the SPC are amputation fo...

Prominent US Activist Denied Entry to Cuba

A prominent LGBTI activist from San Francisco claims the Cuban government has prohibited him from entering the country.Michael Petrelis on Wednesday wrote on his Facebook page that an Interjet airlines tick...