Gay Rights

10 Arrests at Neo-Nazi Rally in Suburban Atlanta

A neo-Nazi rally in Newnan, Ga., that celebrated the birthday of Adolph Hitler concluded without violence or property damage on Saturday evening, but …

Rights & Freedoms

The drag party Tim Pawlenty never wanted takes over downtown Minneapolis

The keynote speaker at this, their annual dinner was former Gov. Tim Pawlenty -- also the religious group's hoped-for future Gov. Tim Pawlenty.<p>Yes, …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Boob(s On Your) Tube: Arizona Still Loves Callie, Pass It On

Gay lady TV is pulling out all the stops before it gives away to the girls of summer. Updates on: Grey's Anatomy, Once Upon a Time, Jane the Virgin, …

TV

This Prom Dress Went Viral For Showing Serious Love To Iconic Black Women

Source: Blend Images – Hill Street Studios / GettyIt’s prom season and this year, one high school student designed her dress to show love and pay …

Michelle Obama

Canberrans 'disheartened' to find Neo-Nazi propaganda in city

Two Canberrans who pulled down a string of Neo-Nazi stickers in the city centre yesterday say they are shocked and appalled to have found the …

Rights & Freedoms

join me in the fight to stop Mike Pompeo

President Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and nominated former CIA Director Mike Pompeo as the next highest-ranked U.S. diplomat. It is …

LGBTQI

Most British people would be fine with a same-sex royal wedding

The poll also examined people’s attitudes to same-sex marriages in general.<p>A new Ipsos poll for King’s College London has recorded the largest shift …

LGBTQI

Bid to change Ireland's abortion laws

Ireland's Taoiseach (prime minister) has urged the country to trust women as he launched his bid to overturn some of the strictest abortion laws in …

Ireland

Mike Pompeo's Anti-Gay Views Should Disqualify Him

In 2011, the U.S. secretary of state made history when she declared at a United Nations assembly in Geneva that “gay rights are human rights”:<p>Like being a woman, like being a racial, religious, tribal or ethnic minority, being LGBT does not make you less human. And that is why gay rights are human …

LGBTQI

California Assembly passes bill protecting all, regardless of age, from so-called 'ex-gay therapy'

A bill protecting all Californians regardless of age from so-called “ex-gay therapy” passed the state’s assembly by a massive margin this week, …

LGBTQI

What does QTIPOC stand for?

The terminology and definitions we use to describe different LGBT+ groups of people are constantly evolving to become more inclusive and …

LGBTQI

Commonwealth summit: The countries where it is illegal to be gay

<b>Gay rights activists from Commonwealth countries are demanding that laws banning homosexuality should be overturned.</b><p>Campaigner Peter Tatchell has said people face violence and imprisonment just because they are gay.<p>The British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, promised the Olympic diver Tom Daley …

LGBTQI

The New Trend: Genderless Prom Courts

The genderless wave has spread across the American teenscape, with more and more high schools electing to swap out the traditional "Prom King" and …

Conservative View

WashPost: Amazon Weighing Gay Rights in Second HQ Search

One of the deciding factors in Amazon's search for its second headquarters could be gay rights, according to a new report.<p><b>The Washington Post</b>, which …

Conservative View

The unspoken factor in Amazon's search for a new home: Jeff Bezos's support for gay rights

When Amazon executives recently toured the Dallas-Fort Worth area, one of 20 finalists for a second company headquarters, local officials touted its …

Dallas

Street preachers asked to pray for this ‘broken’ woman. She took them to church instead.

Charlotte Clymer, the rapid response press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, is not to be messed with. A small group of evangelical street …

LGBTQI

As CHOGM Ends, The Commonwealth Remains A Bastion Of Homophobia

As the summit convened in London, once again LGBT+ rights were excluded from the leader’s agenda<p>Peter Tatchell<p>The Commonwealth is a bastion of …

LGBTQI

HRC Calls on Senate to Reject Judicial Nominee Kyle Duncan | Human Rights Campaign

Today, HRC called on the U.S. Senate to reject the nomination of Kyle Duncan, put forward by the Trump-Pence Administration for the U.S. Court of …

LGBTQI

Conversion therapy will be illegal for *all* ages if California’s history-making bill passes

The United States’ track record regarding its treatment of minorities and people of color is fraught with an endless stream of subjugation, bias, and …

Self-help

Can Mike Pence save the GOP’s bacon in the midterms?

Mike Pence, who sees himself as the humble servant of the Lord and is seen as an self-serving pol by everyone else, is about to hit the campaign …

LGBTQI

The right to free speech doesn't make really bad ideas any better

Perhaps that’s unfair. Hunt, during an interview with Radio National’s Patricia Karvelas, did make it clear he did not personally support gay …

Rights & Freedoms

Jamaica’s Prime Minister says he’d be open to a gay person serving in his government

The Prime Minister of Jamaica has said he would not object to a gay person serving in his cabinet.<p>Andrew Holness, the country’s leader since 2016, …

LGBTQI

Tense, heavily-policed protest held outside event held to discuss affect of gender recognition act on women

An event to discuss the impact of changes to the gender recognition act on women has prompted strong protest.<p>Based at the Jam Jar in St Jude’s on …

Transwomen

HRC Brings Global LGBTQ Advocates to World Bank Meetings

HRC was honored to bring international LGBTQ advocates to Washington, D.C. to participate in the World Bank Spring Meetings. Each Spring, the World …

LGBTQI

HRC Launches Second LGBT Workplace Inclusion Survey in Mexico | Human Rights Campaign

Today, HRC Foundation officially launched its second annual <i>EquidadMX: Programa Global de Equidad Laboral</i><i>,</i> a survey evaluating LGBT-inclusive policies …

LGBTQI

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to win LGBT+ rights champion award

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be awarded an international LGBT+ travel AWARD for making Canada a better place for LGBT+ people to visit.<p>…

LGBTQI

President of Kenya says LGBT+ rights will not be discussed under his rule

The President of Kenya has stated in an interview that LGBT+ rights will not be discussed under his rule.<p>President Uhuru Kenyatta, who has been …

LGBTQI

#AM_Equality: April 20, 2018

<b>LEADING CHILD WELFARE ORGANIZATIONS OPPOSE DANGEROUS ANTI-LGBTQ LEGISLATION IN OK:</b> They joined HRC in a letter to Oklahoma House members about the …

LGBTQI

The Comment Awards Wanna Be Where the People Are

Hi there, friend! You know when days are good for no particular reason? It’s summery here (sorry, East Coasters), A-Camp is less than a month away, …

Lesbian

These inspiring videos are amplifying the voice of LGBT+ Middle Eastern and North African people

A rare candid video series documenting what it’s like to be LGBT+ in the Middle East and North Africa has been released.<p>The series, which documents …

LGBTQI