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Pablo Traspas is a Spanish national who has spent much of his adult life battling injustice abroad. “When I completed my university studies I became quickly attracted to contexts where human rights...
Pablo Traspas, CVT Nairobi
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This was a big surprise at the beginning of my conversation with Genaro Lozano: “My father is a general in the Mexican Army.” What I expected to hear next was the tale...
The Circuitous Route to Marriage Equality - Genaro Lozano, Mexico
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There are millions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex stories in Nigeria. And the best way to learn those stories can be to hear them first-hand. This is the purpose of...
Hearing LGBTI Lives - NoStringsNG, Nigeria
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LGBTI News Turkey is an indispensable source for English language readers wanting to know more about the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in Turkey. Working with a group...
Bringing LGBTI News from Turkey to the World - Zeynep Serinkaya, Turkey
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When your country is beset by political crisis, economic recession, skyrocketing crime and the highest rate of anti-LGBTI violence in the world what is the concerned mother of a teenaged lesbian to...
Mothers Movement for Equality, Maria Cláudia Cabral, Brazil
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“Oh, we didn’t know Section 377 has been used so brutally to extort, sexually harass and rape gay and transgender persons!” This is the most common response from Indian audience members after...
"Breaking Free" of Section 377 - Sridhar Rangayan, India
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11 International Films to Watch at the NewFest LGBTI Film Festival

More than 100 features and short films are being shown at NewFest: New York's LGBT Film Festival this year, and the slate includes the largest offering of international...

Osaka’s Yodogawa Ward Serves as Municipal Model on LGBTI Rights

OSAKA – Since becoming the first municipality in Japan to declare support for LGBTI people in 2013, the Yodogawa Ward Office in Osaka has attracted attention from other institutions...

Indonesia President Jokowi Defends LGBTI Rights

Indonesia’s President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Wednesday broke his long silence on the country’s escalating climate of hateful anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rhetoric by defending the rights of the country’s besieged...

Freedom House Seeks Help for LGBTI Refugees

There were 2 million asylum applications submitted around the globe last year according to the United Nations Refugee Agency. New applications submitted in the U.S. were just shy of 173,000 --...


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