Activists around the world marked the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia today. The annual event, begun in 2004, reminds the world that more than 80 countries still criminalize same-sex relationships, and more subtle discrimination against LGBT people continues to exist even in progressive nations.
BY Advocate.com Editors
May 17 2013 12:59 PM ET
Two young men kiss behind a rainbow flag during an International Day Against Homophobia march today in Changsha, China. About 100 people gathered for the event.