When a trans student was fined by her Rio de Janeiro high school for wearing a skirt, her classmates hatched a plan.
Supporters of Michelle Demishevich have begun wearing red lipstick in protest of her termination from Turkey's IMC TV.
Grindr assures users it is mindful and vigilant about safety concerns, and supports LGBT equality around the globe.
Organizers of the International Queer Culture Festival in St. Petersburg gracefully faced down bullies with courage, determination and help from police, American and European diplomatic missions, as well as friendly passersby.
Russian singer Julia Volkova says gay men have 'no right to be a fag,' but that women should be able to love whomever they want.
Authorities in Cameroon are relying on bizarre stereotypes to convict people of being gay, a crime in the central-west African country bordering Nigeria.
The threats of violence that preceded withdrawal of a lawsuit demanding equality from Jamaica's Supreme Court underscore the plight of LGBT people in the island nation.
The governing body for amateur hockey in Canada has made its policies more welcoming for transgender players.
Extreme conservatives in this Central Asian country believe "degeneratism" can be found in a gay person's DNA.