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Brunei laws target LGBT individuals

Brunei laws target LGBT individuals

Earlier this month, the Sultan of Brunei announced that his country would not enforce part of its newly implemented penal code which called for death by stoning to adulterers and LGBT people. This new law, which came into effect in April, came as a part of the...

LGBT purges in Chechnya continue

LGBT purges in Chechnya continue

Two years after the anti-gay purges in Russia's Chechnya region began, Russian authorities still have failed to provide justice for the victims, Amnesty International said yesterday. “The Russian authorities have shown themselves to be complicit in heinous crimes...

LGBT Rights in 2017

LGBT Rights in 2017

My heart sank when I heard wind that the category for LGBT rights was removed from the White House website following President Donald Trump’s inauguration in January. Before the removal, dislike and apathy was implicit in Trump's speeches and actions, but now his...