YES! Orange pulled their ads from anti-gay tabloid after pressure from All Out members - which company will be next? Sign the petition now.
FAST COMPANY: ‘Janet Mock’s Online Activism Is Changing Perceptions About Trans People’
The 2nd Annual Trans 100 was held on Sunday, March 30 at Mayne Stage in Chicago featured by Orange is the New Black’s Laverne Cox serving as one of the night’s keynote speakers. The 2014 list features 100 trans and gender non-conforming people accomplishing positive work nationwide.
Aderonke was arrested, tortured, and sentenced to death in Nigeria – because she’s a lesbian. She fled to safety in the UK. Now, they’re trying to send her back into danger. Aderonke, like dozens of other LGBT asylum-seekers, is stuck in a process that the UK government has already admitted humiliates and abuses them. It doesn’t work or protect anyone.
But, if thousands of us speak out right now, we could get the Home Office to take the next step and halt the deportations. Will you sign the petition to Home Office Secretary Theresa May now?
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Members of a local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan in Fairview Township, Pennsylvania, have begun what they are calling a “neighborhood watch”.
People in the area: PLEASE be careful. These people are armed and police do not seem to care much about this issue. (Surprise, surprise).
Police have arrested five members of a group of Haredi ultra-Orthodox Jews who beat up 22-year-old gay black New Yorker Taj Paterson during a vigilante patrol of their neighborhood.
Transgender students would be allowed to compete in gender-specific high school sports that don’t align with the sexual designations on their birth certificates, under a proposal considered Tuesday by the South Dakota High School Activities.
The WikiLeaks source announced today that she is now legally recognized as ‘Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.’
A petition to stop a lesbian asylum seeker in the UK from being sent back to a death sentence in Nigeria has passed 165,000 signatures.
India’s Supreme Court has agreed to hear pleas against the controversial sodomy law that recently re-criminalized gay sex. In July 2009, the Delhi High Court overturned a colonial-era ban on same-sex intercourse.
A new report argues that Uganda’s antigay laws shouldn’t necessarily impact a substantial healthcare loan from the World Bank.
Photography by Lydia Daniller
Talking to transgender activist and MMA fighter Fallon Fox about her comic book art, and the difference between writing about combat heroes and being one.