Transgender Iranians still face discrimination

Transgender citizens of Iran are still discriminated against, according to multiple sources. Despite legal protection of transgender status and transgender people, there is little society-wide acceptance for tr...

Castro daughter pushes for LGBTQ change in Cuba

Mariela Castro, the daughter of former Cuban President Raul Castro, recently advocated for LGBTQ rights in Cuba, including marriage. During a May 4 press conference in Havana, Castro said her organization--N...

San Francisco officially designates leather district

San Francisco honors leather. Specifically, the city voted on May 1 to create the Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District. The city's Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the resolution, which authorizes...