State Department Releases Annual Human Rights Report

The State Department’s annual human rights report that was released on Wednesday notes anti-LGBTI violence and discrimination remained widespread around the world in 2018.The report cites statistics from th...

Activists in Nigeria Inspired by India’s Ruling

India’s recent decision to legalize same-sex partnerships and intercourse by overturning section 377 has inspired LGBTQ activists in Nigeria, who face many challenges.Journalist Frankie Edozien spoke with T...

Top 10 International LGBT Stories of 2018

No. 10: Kim Davis-backed Romania marriage referendum fails A referendum on whether to define marriage as between a man and a woman in the Romanian constitution’s definition of family failed in October because ...

Lesbian Couple Can Cohabit, Indian Court Says

A court in the country of India has ruled that a lesbian couple can and should live together, according to news reports. Kerala is a South Indian state. The High Court there ruled that a petitioning lesbian pai...

LGBTQ Activists in India Push for Decriminalization

The LGBTQ community in India stands on the verge of what could be a massive breakthrough.The gay community and its allies in India are currently awaiting the ruling of that country's Supreme Court on a lega...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 25

1. MSNBC Host Joy Ann Reid has blamed hackers for a string of anti-gay posts on her blog, but there's little evidence to show they were planted, Internet Archive said. The posts first surfaced in December, and ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 28

1. According to existing laws in Finland, transgender individuals must undergo sterilization procedures before legally changing their gender. But those laws may be about to change.2. Today in the internatio...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 26

1. LGBT advocates in Michigan are asking lawmakers to clarify a provision in the state's Civil Rights Act to protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification.2. Rememberi...