A Worldwide Day of Protest Against Discrimination

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

Georgian Orthodox Church members and other antigay activists demonstrate today in the capital, Tbilisi, in protest of gay rights activists' plans to stage a rally marking the International Day Against Homophobia.

Tags: Pride