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By Heather Cassell | July 8, 2020

This month. Montenegro became the first Balkan country to grant civil partnerships to same-sex couples.

By Heather Cassell | July 1, 2020

Poland's anti-gay right-wing president, Andrzej Duda, was forced into a runoff election against his pro-LGBT liberal opponent, Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski.


By Heather Cassell | June 24, 2020

Many years ago, a young gay man, who came regularly to the Naz Foundation (India) Trust, disappeared for several months.

By Heather Cassell | June 17, 2020

Be prepared to be heartbroken and inspired this summer.


By Heather Cassell | June 10, 2020

The Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women made a groundbreaking decision in favor of a Russian lesbian couple against the country.

By Heather Cassell | June 3, 2020

Eight minutes after midnight on May 26 Alexandra QuirĂ³s Castillo and Daritza Araya Arguedas kissed and became Costa Rica's first same-sex couple to legally marry.


By Heather Cassell | May 27, 2020

Hungary's lawmakers recently voted 133-57 to pass a bill that defines an individual's sex registered at birth, effectively banning future gender identity changes.

By Heather Cassell | May 20, 2020

Global LGBT leaders were concerned about the well-being of queer communities around the world when the novel coronavirus pandemic broke out and countries began shutting down to halt the spread of it.


By Heather Cassell | May 13, 2020

Germany is the latest country to ban conversion therapy for minors.

By Heather Cassell | May 6, 2020

Police responded to about 60 LGBT refugees demonstrating outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee's office in Kakuma, Kenya at the end of last week, as they attempted to disband the protest.


By Michael Yamashita | May 1, 2020

Thank you very much, it has been both humbling and encouraging receiving your generous support when so many are also in need of help. So far, we have raised just over $25,000 and are just 15% away from reaching our goal of $30,000.

By Heather Cassell | April 29, 2020

Award-winning Iranian-born gay photojournalist Shahin Shahablou died in a London hospital April 15 of complications from COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus. He was 56.


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