Homophobia

Homophobia

Lambda Legal is Taking Trump to Court for Kavanaugh Documents

Politics
Lambda Legal and American Oversight filed a lawsuit to compel the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to immediately produce records related to Kavanaugh’s work in the George W. Bush White House. ...
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Toronto Schools Roll Out LGBTQ Interactive Poster Campaign

Toronto PFLAG's interactive poster will start appearing in TDSB middle and high schools this week. (CNW Group/Toronto Pflag)
International
The interactive posters have been shipped to approximately 120 middle and secondary schools in Toronto and will start appearing in hallways this week. ...
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A Call to Support LGBT Ukrainians

International
U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey Pyatt is being urged to raise concerns with his Ukrainian counterparts over the possible cancellation of the upcoming Equality Festival Lviv. ...
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Happening Now in Indonesia: Homosexuals ‘Should Be Put to Death’

International
On Monday, Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu said that the LGBT community is “more dangerous than nuclear weapons, because ‘it skews the mindset of our nation away from our base ideology.’” ...
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Pride School Atlanta to Serve LGBTQIA Students, Families, Educators

National
A new school aimed at LGBT youth and teachers who feel bullied or not accepted is opening up in Atlanta, Georgia. ...
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Giants Debut ‘You Can Play’ Video In Support of LGBT Athletes

Giants' You Can Play message to combat bullying goes viral
Sports
The Giants have voiced their support for LGBT athletes, coaches and fans through the team’s support of the You Can Play Project With an assist from Pro Football ...
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WATCH: Gay American Travelers Ask Locals to Translate Homophobic Letter

International
The first part of the letter contained a homophobic joke, however the second half of the letter turned violent and explicitly homophobic. ...
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Pressure on China, Obama for Equal Treatment in 2022 Olympics

International Olympic Committee Photo
International Sports
Following the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, the IOC updated Principle 6 to explicitly include sexual orientation as a protected class. ...
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Updated: LGBT Discrimination Guide for Federal Workers

National
Civil service laws have been interpreted to ban sexual orientation discrimination since 1980. These laws now also prohibit gender identity discrimination. ...
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Hong Kong: Top 10 Employers for LGBT Inclusion Announced

International
The Top 10 Employers in Hong Kong for LGBT Inclusion 2015 and winners of various LGBT Awards were announced at the Regal Hong Kong Hotel. ...
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