Luminaries, Leaders Chart Path to Global LGBT Equality
June 25 2014 6:44 PM ET

Luminaries, Leaders Chart Path to Global LGBT Equality

Thom Senzee

LGBT activists, Obama administration officials, international diplomats gathered for White House Global Forum on LGBT Human Rights Tuesday.

Uganda Lashes Out at U.S. Sanctions; Will Hurt 'Most Vulnerable'
June 23 2014 7:45 PM ET

Uganda Lashes Out at U.S. Sanctions

Thom Senzee

Admonitions from Kampala follow last week's news of fresh U.S. sanctions, including the loss of millions in funding for a new health institute and visa denials. 

PHOTOS: Berlin's Christopher Street Day Celebration
June 23 2014 4:54 PM ET

PHOTOS: Berlin's Christopher Street Day Celebration

Advocate.com Editors

A mixture of politics and wild partying, Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day street party is the big final event ending Pride Week each year.

U.S. Could Deny Visas to LGBT Rights Offenders
June 20 2014 1:19 PM ET

Will U.S. Deny Visas to Human Rights Abusers?

Thom Senzee

Out Rep. David Cicilline's Global Respect Act would looks to promote LGBT rights worldwide by denying egregious human rights violators entry into the U.S.

U.S. Ratchets Up Response to Uganda Antigay Law
June 19 2014 3:52 PM ET June 23 2014 8:25 PM ET

U.S. Ratchets Up Response to Uganda's Antigay Law

Thom Senzee

The White House announced that the State Department will prevent some Ugandan officials from entering the U.S., and cut or redirect funds from Uganda's aid package.

How to Support LGBT People Around the World
June 18 2014 7:50 PM ET

How to Support LGBT People Around the World

Dennis Hinzmann

Uganda criminalizes being gay and Thailand shames it. What can you do to help?

Luxembourg Passes Marriage, Adoption for Same-Sex Couples
June 18 2014 7:30 PM ET

Luxembourg's Gay PM Can Now Get Married

Thom Senzee

After five years of work toward marriage equality, Luxembourg has it.

Op-ed: A Bittersweet Trip to My Family's Home Country
June 18 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: A Bittersweet Trip to My Family's Home Country

Janet Quezada

Even before Janet Quezada went back to her family's homeland to help other LGBT activists, she was met with protests that said LGBT rights are "neo-Imperialist" propaganda.

Will Jordanian Prince Champion LGBT Rights In Top U.N. Post?
June 18 2014 3:01 AM ET

Will Jordan's Prince Protect LGBT Rights at U.N.?

Thom Senzee

It's unclear if Prince Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein of Jordan will be able to follow in the footsepts of LGBT-rights champion Navi Pillay as U.N. High Commissioner on Human Rights.

PHOTOS: Pride Parades Across France
June 17 2014 5:23 PM ET

PHOTOS: Pride Parades Across France

In Lyon, Nantes, and Strasbourg, Pride had a French accent this weekend.

Lesbian Member of Parliament Attacked at Vienna Pride
June 17 2014 3:57 PM ET

Lesbian MP Attacked at Vienna Pride

Thom Senzee

Austria's first out member of parliament was attacked with acid while marching in Vienna's Rainbow Parade.

PHOTOS: Global Love and Pride
June 16 2014 2:20 PM ET

PHOTOS: The Weekend's Global Love and Pride

Advocate.com Editors

In June, Pride bounces around the world with a message of love and hope. See Pride here in Greece, Croatia, and Slovenia.

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