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Brazil has just 2.8 percent of the world’s population, but 46.7 percent of the world’s transgender murders. Help these activists put a stop to the violence and #SaveTransBrazil now. 

April 04 2016 5:44 AM

Ellen Page explores the complicated, frustrating state of LGBT equality and visibility in Brazil. 

March 12 2016 9:00 AM

Straight actors Bruno Gagliasso and João Vicente de Castro want to show there's nothing wrong with 'showing our affection and love' for other men.

November 29 2015 12:32 PM

Laura Vermont, 18, died of suspicious head trauma. A 'witness' alleges two military police officers coerced him, under threat of violence, not to implicate them.

July 09 2015 7:40 PM

Brazil — a country which sees a record amount of transphobic violence — is taking unique steps to reduce the epidemic in Rio prisons.

June 01 2015 3:30 PM

Images of Verônica Bolina's disfigured face have gone viral, sparking a #SomosTodosVeronica movement against Brazilian police brutality.

May 01 2015 6:30 PM
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