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Video Shows Gay Man Stoned to Death in Jamaica

Video Shows Gay Man Stoned to Death in Jamaica

Unconfirmed social media posts link the crime to the city of Montego Bay.

Op-ed: John Kerry Needs to Do the Right Thing in Egypt

Op-ed: John Kerry Needs to Do the Right Thing in Egypt

Promoting an economic summit in a nation jailing LGBT people is not living up to the self-stated ideals of the State Department.

Immigration and LGBTs: Central Americans Limbo

Immigration and LGBTs: Central Americans in Limbo

The journey can be long and treacherous for LGBTs seeking refuge.

Immigration and LGBTs: Denied Safe Haven Europe

Immigration and LGBTs: Denied Safe Haven in Europe

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.

WATCH: Meet the Singapore Trans Man Whose Life Story Went Viral

WATCH: Meet the Singapore Trans Man Whose Life Story Went Viral

Most Singaporean trans men have been unable to find other men like them, says Christopher Khor. His story is helping to change that.

Mob Cheers as ISIS Militants Throw Another 'Gay' Man to His Death

Mob Cheers as ISIS Throws Another 'Gay' Man to His Death

ISIS militants called their latest victim a 'child of Lot,' claiming he committed the 'crime' of sodomy.

Despite Protests, Slovenia Passes Marriage Equality

Despite Protests, Slovenia Passes Marriage Equality

Lawmakers in Slovenia passed marriage equality legislation in the face of protests outside Parliament.

Breathtaking Wedding Photos From Down Under

Breathtaking Wedding Photos From Down Under

Same Love Photography makes lasting images that tell a moving story while advancing marriage equality awareness in Australia and beyond.

Dragged Into the Spotlight

Dragged Into the Spotlight

Ireland: Dragged Into The Spotlight

Uganda: Ink-Stained and Proud of It

Uganda: Ink-Stained and Proud of It

An LGBT magazine launches in the most hostile of climates: Uganda.

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