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The world's most-populous nation has banned all LGBT-related online content.

July 10 2017 6:38 PM

The reporter should get an award for "Most Merciless Burn."

July 10 2017 2:30 PM

Queer asylum seekers face hurdles in finding a "dream life" in Ireland.

July 06 2017 6:22 PM

Women dressed as Handmaid's Tale characters protested Trump in Poland, chanting, "We will never be handmaids! We won't allow it!"‚Äč

July 06 2017 6:05 PM

A young man killed because he was deemed insufficiently masculine is the latest casualty of Malaysia's anti-LGBT culture.

July 06 2017 11:33 AM

In a country where sex between men is illegal, people dress in pink for an annual LGBT rally.

July 05 2017 5:32 PM

The man has reported the attacks to police, but no arrests have been made.

July 05 2017 1:55 PM