Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey wants the U.S. to lead in the global struggle for LGBT rights.
If Italy's supreme constitutional court decides that a transgender woman can stay legally married to her wife after transitioning, they could be the first married same-sex couple in Italy.
Uganda's virulently antigay foreign minister will take office in September.
King's College London has rejected an alum's call for the school to rescind the Sultan of Brunei's honorary doctoral law degree.
On Wednesday, the United Nations General Assembly is set to elect Uganda's foreign minister as president. LGBT advocates say that spells bad news for the international body.
The foreign affairs minister of Zambia says his government will not recognize the rights of its gay citizens because to do so would contradict that country's Christian values.
The investigation prompted false reports of the closure of the Refugee Law Project, based at Uganda's Makere University.