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Official website for International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, May 17 event every year, news, photos, videos and reports, with ways to Get Involved and other initiatives of interest.

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"As we commemorate the 10th annual International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, we recommit ourselves to the fundamental belief that all people should be treated equally."New Campaign launched on #IDAHOT-eve ...

The Airport Lawyers Who Stood Up to Trump Are Under Attack

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17 mentions4 days ago
While the country has been fixated on President Trump’s firings, leaks and outbursts involving the Department of Justice, that agency has itself been stealthily attacking our democracy by telling good ...

US Denies Visas To Gay Russians Fleeing Kidnapping And Torture

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12 mentions5 days ago
The United States has declined visas to gay Chechens fleeing a wave of kidnappings, torture, and disappearances in the semi-autonomous Russian region, according to the organization Russia LGBT Network. A ...

With All Eyes On Trump, Texas May Soon Pass Horrific Anti-LGBTQ Laws

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4 mentions14 hours ago
As the Texas legislative session comes to its final days, far-right religious zealots are benefiting from a national media focused like a laser beam on the widening crisis surrounding the ...

Nevada Becomes Seventh State to Ban Conversion Therapy for Minors

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Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed Senate Bill 201 into law Wednesday that bans the use of LGBTQ conversion therapy on minors.“Conversion therapy has been disavowed by medical experts and is ...

Joe Biden: Americans must stand with LGBT people around the world

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7 mentions6 days ago
Joe Biden was vice president of the United States from 2009 to January. My father taught me that everyone is entitled to be treated with dignity and respect. It’s a ...