Cubans show pride in their rainbow nation

More than 1,000 gay, lesbian and transgender Cubans marched through Havana on Saturday, proudly displaying their truest selves for a day in a society where they still endure discrimination.

The Eighth Annual March against Homophobia and Transphobia took on extra … Read the rest

Ilana Mercer: Get off your knees, Gov. Pence! (you’re not in a gay bathhouse)

Pretend the U.S. is as free as the Founding Fathers intended it to be. In this authentically (and classically) liberal America, no one can tell free men and women what to do with their property, namely their bodies, their abodes … Read the rest

Get ‘diverse’ or else, British govt tells filmmakers

Movie companies have been told they must meet new targets for ethnic minority, gay and female characters on screen to be eligible for future funding from the British Film Institute.

The BFI, Britain’s largest public film fund, announced a “Three … Read the rest

Movie companies have been told they must meet new targets for ethnic minority, gay and female characters on screen to be eligible for future funding from the British Film Institute.

The BFI, Britain’s largest public film fund, announced a “Three … Read the rest

‘It’s fine to be homophobic’

A business journalist has been forced to apologise for contravening his employer’s social media policy after he tweeted “it’s fine to be homophobic”.

Arabile Gumede was responding to the anti-homosexuality bill Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law.

Gumede … Read the rest

Protest at G20 in Russia about ‘gay discrimination’

Spaced out along St. Petersburg’s main thoroughfare, about a dozen human rights activists staged individual protests to attract the attention of leaders of the world’s biggest economies to human rights violations in Russia.

Activist Iosiph Skakovsky said they held individual … Read the rest

Russia to vote on bill that bans informing children that gay people exist

More than two dozen activists were detained in Moscow on Tuesday as they were protesting a bill that stigmatizes the gay community and bans the giving of information about homosexuality to children.

The protesters attempted to rally outside the Russian … Read the rest