In 1998, 22-year-old Matthew Shepard was brutally beaten and murdered by two men for being gay. In their court proceedings, the defendants claimed innocence by using the "gay panic" defense. This declaration of "gay panic" claimed that the perpetrators were temporarily insane and out of control of
Imagine a graduation ceremony where your principal purposely reads the wrong name. Add your voice in support of trans equality activist and high school senior Isaak Wolfe. Issak Wolfe is a senior at Red Lion Area Senior High School and will be graduating with the rest of the senior class on June
The latest surveys show that 81% of Millennials support same-sex marriage. This is a huge number. Yet, there's still uncertainty surrounding The Supreme Court's decision regarding the Defense of Marriage Act, Proposition 8, and the future of marriage equality in general. Stand with 81% of young
We deserve to be treated Equally under the laws of this Great Country!
According to the Human Rights Campaign highly rejected LGBT young people, like those sent to be "straightened out" with conversion therapy are: So, when did you decide to be straight? There's no straight conversion therapy so in an equal opportunity world there should be no gay conversion therapy
Debemos apoyar iniciativas de ley dignas y respetuosas de los derechos humanos y evitar protagonismos arribistas y electoreros de mafias políticas.
Firmamos esta petición para que se nos reconozca como ciudadanos mexicanos iguales. No necesitamos credenciales ni cartillas ni nada que nos señale ni segregue. Nuestra Diversidad es nuestro Orgullo.
Dollars for Daughters is a campaign started in March 2013. Its mission is to spread the word and raise funds for organizations that fight for equality and provide support to the LGBTQ community. Each month the campaign raises funds and spreads the word about a select cause. During June Dollars
Our language shapes how we perceive others. Staying silent while others tease, bully, or ridicule others only adds to a culture of discrimination. We want to empower you to start making a difference and change the language and attitude of discrimination. The video, "To My Grade 7 Self," was made
Due to Rejection, neglect and criminalization LGBT people in Tanzania do not acces quality health services including HIV, prevention, treatment care and support. This calls for the need to Establish a user friendly Clinic that will provide free Quality health services to more than 500 poor LGBT