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Out in the World: Museveni reelected in Uganda after violent, anti-gay fueled campaign

Out in the World: Museveni reelected in Uganda after violent, anti-gay fueled campaign

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni sailed to a sixth consecutive term January 14, following a campaign that ramped up anti-gay rhetoric and was marred by violence against the opposition party.

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By Heather Cassell | January 27, 2021

Binational Taiwanese same-sex couples' marriages and international weddings might soon be legally recognized in Taiwan, the Judicial Yuan announced January 22.

By Heather Cassell | January 13, 2021

French LGBTQ cultural preservationists are standing their ground against the French government in their effort to establish an independent LGBTQ history archive and center in Paris.


By Heather Cassell | January 6, 2021

LGBT Asylum Project co-founder Okan Sengun launched his YouTube channel January 4.

By Heather Cassell | December 29, 2020

The new decade started jubilantly, but the light quickly went out shortly after 2020 began.


By Heather Cassell | December 22, 2020

Hundreds of religious leaders representing the major world faiths have called upon countries to end conversion therapy and violence against LGBTQ people and to decriminalize homosexuality.

By Heather Cassell | December 16, 2020

David Aruquipa and Guido Montano last week became Bolivia's first gay couple to be legally recognized.


By Heather Cassell | December 9, 2020

The Human Rights Campaign and Tent Partnership for Refugees have announced a new corporate mentorship program for LGBTQ asylum seekers and refugees in North America.

By Heather Cassell | December 2, 2020

The Dutch government has apologized and offered reparations to transgender people who suffered under The Netherlands' Transgender Act.


By Heather Cassell | November 24, 2020

Transgender homicides continued to trend upward around the world, according to Transgender Europe's annual Trans Murder Monitoring report released November 20, the International Transgender Day of Remembrance.

By Heather Cassell | November 18, 2020

The European Union is increasing its efforts to become a global leader in LGBTQ rights in order to push back against a rising tide of hate against queer people.


By Heather Cassell | November 11, 2020

LGBTQ people around the world breathed a collective sigh of relief as news spread last weekend that Democrats would return to the White House as Joe Biden was declared president-elect.

By Heather Cassell | November 3, 2020

Two reports released last week give good reason why LGBTQ people around the world are afraid if President Donald Trump is reelected November 3.


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