Since their December arrival in Vietnam, U.S. Ambassador Ted Osius and his mulatto husband have become the most prominent gay couple in the Southeast Asian country.
Osius and Clayton Bond landed with their toddler son shortly before the government abolished … Read the rest
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters may be showing up on American television with increasing regularity, but not enough, according to GLAAD.
In its third annual report about LGBT representation on film, the gay advocacy group GLAAD, found that of … Read the rest
Three months after appointing an openly gay diplomat as France’s ambassador to the Vatican, Paris is still waiting for the green light from Rome.
While the Vatican usually declares it has accepted a candidate around a month after an appointment … Read the rest
Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the UAE already outlaw homosexuality, but are toughening their stance.
A medical test being developed by Kuwait will be used to detect homosexuals and prevent them from entering the country – or any … Read the rest
A senior Russian diplomat has blasted as unacceptable the ongoing attempts of Western nations to impose their values on other countries, while at the same time infringing on the socio-economic rights of their own citizens.
“The urge of Western … Read the rest
A prominent gay rights activist in Cameroon was tortured and killed just weeks after issuing a public warning about the threat posed by “anti-gay thugs,” Human Rights Watch said.
Friends discovered the body of Eric Ohena Lembembe at his home … Read the rest