European Union

Munich's citizens get to contemplate same sex love while waiting for the light to change throughout Pride weekend.

July 09 2015 7:11 AM

Ten years after a trans man first sued Turkey's government, a European court of human rights found that he should not have been forced to get sterilized prior to being granted access to transition-related surgery.

March 15 2015 6:01 AM

Each year thousands of LGBT asylum-seekers travel to Europe hoping to secure a future free from discrimination and violence. But for many, the European Union is not what they’d anticipated.

March 10 2015 5:00 AM

Transgender Europe offers an insider look at the medical and administrative 'nightmare' many trans Europeans still face in order to obtain accurate legal identification.

February 23 2015 5:21 PM

E.U. member nations may no longer require sexuality "tests" for asylum seekers claiming that they are LGBT and face persecution at home.

December 03 2014 1:38 PM

The European Court of Human Rights ruled Wednesday that countries which require married trans people to divorce prior to legally updating their gender are not in violation of the European human rights statutes.

July 17 2014 2:50 PM

Austria's first out member of parliament was attacked with acid while marching in Vienna's Rainbow Parade.

June 17 2014 3:57 PM

Slovakian legislators overwhelmingly passed a constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman.

June 06 2014 7:53 PM

Members of Parliament in the island nation of Malta approved legislation Monday granting same-sex couples the right to enter into a civil union and adopt children together.

April 16 2014 5:49 PM

The report, from Russia's Foreign Ministry, also calls out 'xenophobia, racism, violent nationalism, and neo-Nazism' in Europe.

January 15 2014 6:39 PM