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United Nations

The six new colorful stamps designed by an out artist are the first issued by the global body’s post office with an LGBT theme.

February 05 2016 9:22 AM

Talking about violence against trans people, Jenner once again said something off the cuff that may rankle many.

December 12 2015 7:00 AM

'The cost of homophobia and transphobia is simply colossal,' says out actor Zachary Quinto in the a new video for the U.N.'s Free & Equal campaign. 


December 10 2015 3:03 PM

The United Nations adopts a groundbreaking agenda, but does it really protect LGBT people? The HRC's Jean Freedberg helps sort it out. 

September 29 2015 1:12 PM

President Robert Mugabe continued his crusade against LGBT rights in a speech to the General Assembly of the U.N. that brought giggles from the audience.

September 29 2015 9:14 AM

Pope Francis continued his vague allusions to LGBT people and issues when he spoke to the United Nations in New York today. 

September 25 2015 1:54 PM

The State Department announced this week it will use the term "sexual rights" to refer to reproductive health, gender, and LGBT rights in its communications with the United Nations. 

September 23 2015 4:10 PM Updated