The bill would ban anti-LGBT discrimination in housing, employment, public accommodations and government services.
Protests have sometimes turned violent, and the French government had to crack down on antigay attacks ahead of the law's approval by lawmakers.
After being arrested twice for allegedly having "carnal knowledge against the order of nature," authorities are refusing to release two Zambian men on bond.
A South African man was on trial last week after at least three young men died at his camp that promises to "make men out of boys."
After years of pushing for greater LGBT rights, Cuba's Mariela Castro was to be honored by Equality Forum.
Horacio Cartes, a man who compares gay people to monkeys, is elected to lead the South American nation.
As the nation considers marriage equality, violence is reported from Nice to Bordeaux to Paris and a politician is threatened.
The sincerity of Mike Fédée's short statement on equality is so direct that you almost don't need the translation, but we include it.