One queer person shares his journey from being outed at school in South Africa to seeking asylum in New York City.
Despite threats of violence, the first sermon at an inclusive new Open Mosque near Cape Town, South Africa, was delivered without incident Friday.
Zakhele Mbhele becomes the first openly gay person to serve in South Africa's parliament, and the 203rd openly gay parliamentarian in history.
Several soccer fans waved pro-LGBT banners and rainbow flags at a match between the Nigerian and South African national teams on Sunday.
People around the world are still persecuted for 'who they love,' said the president when remarking on progress still to be made.