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UN Experts Vows Broad Investigations Into Abuses Against LGBTQ

UN Experts Vows Broad Investigations Into Abuses Against LGBTQ

The first-ever U.N. independent expert selected to examine violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people has vowed to forge ahead with wide-ranging investigations despite formidable opposition to his appointment in a U.N. vote. “This mandate will cover every country under the sun and under the moon,” Vitit Muntarbhorn said at a LGBT […]

South Australia passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples.

South Australia passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples.

  South Australia has passed a bill which will offer protection to same-sex couples. The Relationships Register (no.1) bill, introduced back in September by Labor MP Katrine Hildyard, has been debated and approved by the South Australia Legislative Council and is expected to be implemented shortly. It allows same-sex couples to take advantage of an official register, […]

Oscar Wilde The Gay Patron Saint

Oscar Wilde The Gay Patron Saint

A trail blazer of the soon to be LGBTQ movement, Oscar Wilde’s rich and dramatic portrayals of the human condition came during the height of the prosperity that swept through London in the Victorian Era of the late 19th century. At a time when all citizens of Britain were finally able to embrace literature the […]

Transgender pupil wins school uniform ruling

Transgender pupil wins school uniform ruling

A transgender pupil who was threatened with suspension when she turned up to school wearing the girls’ uniform has emerged triumphant after hiring a solicitor to fight her corner. Lily Madigan, 18, from Chatham in Kent, was born male but decided to start wearing the girls’ uniform as part of her transition. But she was […]

Why All LGBTQ Citizens Must Vote For Hillary

Why All LGBTQ Citizens Must Vote For Hillary

NEW YORK (AP) — THE ISSUE: Same-sex marriage is now the law of the land, but there are other battlegrounds related to civil rights and nondiscrimination protections for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people. Two polarizing questions: What sort of access should transgender people have to public bathrooms? And are the advances for LGBT rights […]