Will Lithuania Ban Pride Parades?
March 13 2014 1:37 PM ET

Will Lithuania Follow Russia And Ban Pride Parades?

Michelle Garcia

A proposed law would fine LGBT Lithuanians for putting on pride parades.

Judge Rules Homeless Jamaican LGBT Youth Can Keep Living in Sewers
March 12 2014 7:08 PM ET

Judge: Homeless Jamaican LGBT Youth Can Live in Sewers

Sunnivie Brydum

It's a modicum of progress in a nation marred by violent homophobia.

Ugandans Challenge 'Jail the Gays' Law in Court
March 11 2014 2:12 PM ET March 11 2014 5:11 PM ET

Ugandans Challenge 'Jail the Gays' Law in Court

Sunnivie Brydum

Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act just received its first constitutional challenge, while activists also filed a separate suit hoping to put a stop to the now-common practice of tabloids outing Ugandans suspected of being LGBT.

WATCH: Moscow LGBT Demonstrators Attacked, Assailants Detained
March 10 2014 2:43 PM ET

WATCH: Moscow LGBT Demonstrators Attacked

Trudy Ring

Armed men attacked an LGBT contingent in an International Women's Day rally, but police intervened.

As Aid Cuts Continue, Ugandan Officials Not Concerned
March 07 2014 7:57 PM ET

As Aid Cuts Continue, Ugandan Officials Not Concerned

Sunnivie Brydum

A Ugandan journalist sums up the response of Ugandan officials to news that more than $115 million in international aid will be diverted from the East African government in response to its passage of draconian anti-LGBT legislation.

Nigerians Punished With Public Whipping for Gay Sex
March 06 2014 2:33 PM ET

Nigerians Punished With Public Whipping for Gay Sex

Michelle Garcia

Four men from Nigeria were forced to admit to having gay sex, which led to them being arrested and then publicly whipped as punishment.

Putin Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
March 05 2014 6:13 PM ET

Putin Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Daniel Reynolds

The controversial Russian president is one of 278 nominees for the honor, a list that includes Pope Francis and whistleblowers Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning.

Ugandan Lesbian Evicted, Landlord Cites 'Jail the Gays' Law
March 05 2014 5:25 PM ET

Ugandan Lesbian Evicted, Citing 'Jail the Gays' Law

Sunnivie Brydum

In a handwritten note, the landlord admits that the tenant is a 'wonderful woman,' but says she is 'depraved' for being a lesbian.

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