Canada Helps 31 LGBT Refugees Escape Chechnya’s Gay Purge

Man Rescued from Chechen Gay Purge
When news of Chechnya's gay purge made international headlines, Canada's government was among the first to condemn the violence and...

Canada Introduces Gender-Neutral Passport Option

Canadian Passport
The Canadian Government announced a major change in gender options for passports earlier this week. Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration,...

Israeli Supreme Court Rejects Petition to Make Same-Sex Marriage Legal

Man holds a Star of David rainbow flag at the 2017 Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade.
The Israeli Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Association had petitioned the nation's highest court to rule that a law prohibiting...

Trump Sued by Lambda Legal and ACLU Over Transgender Military Ban

Trump Sued by Lambda Legal and Other Civil Rights Groups over Transgender Military Ban
On August 25 President Trump issued an official memorandum to the Secretary of Defense ordering the military not to accept...

Chris Hemsworth Shows Support for Gay Rights in Upcoming Vote for...

Chris Hemsworth on Marriage Equality in Australia
Marriage equality in Australia has been a contentious issue for quite a while. Last year the government was set to...

White House Promotes Transphobic Activist Walt Heyer

Walt Heyer
Each day the White House releases a collection of news stories and articles. Titled West Wing Reads, the daily newsletter...

Trump Administration Seeks to Further Limit Gay Rights with Court Brief

2nd Circuit Court of Appeals
Following an announcement on Twitter by the President banning transgender individuals from serving in the military, the Trump Administration has...

Trump Announces Ban on Transgender Troops

Trump Bans Transgender Soldiers after Claiming to Support LGBT Rights
Earlier today President Donald Trump released an announcement via Twitter banning transgender troops from serving in the U.S. military. The three-part...


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