World

Read the latest updates about LGBT issues around the world. The Advocate is an international source for developments pertaining to gay world news, politics, Prides, politicians, and rights that affect the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. Learn about antigay laws, human rights violations, landmark victories, and failures of governments to protect the rights of its citizens. From Asia, to North America, to South America, to Europe, to Africa, The Advocate provides transcontinental coverage of the issues that matter to our readers.

Supporters of decriminalization lost to anti-LGBT groups that declare, “We will not let these mother f--king dogs ruin our culture.”

January 19 2017 8:30 PM

Right-wing activists from the U.S. are working to enshrine discrimination outside our borders. Thankfully, local activists are fighting back.

January 17 2017 5:01 AM

Oxfam reports that the eight richest men have as much wealth as the poorest half of the world.

January 16 2017 11:19 AM

His attackers appeared to be neo-Nazi sympathizers.

January 15 2017 4:09 PM

Trump's nominee for secretary of State declines to criticize the nation, which has a poor record concerning LGBT people, women, and many others.

January 11 2017 7:18 PM
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