activism

May 142013
 
Россия - Владислава Торнового: Гей-активисты будут пикетировать представительство Волгоградской области в Москве

It became known as project GayRussia, 19 May 4:0 pm in the Volgograd region representative office in Moscow will be single pickets in memory of the victims of homophobic crimes. The reason for the protest was the brutal murder in Volgograd on the night of 9 May 5/10/23 the 23-year-old Vladislav Tornovogo. According to law enforcement officials and the news media, crimes may have been committed by [...]

May 132013
 
Bolivia - Colectivo LGBT: "Denuncian impunidad en casos contra miembros de grupo TLGB"

The collective Trans, lesbian, Gay and Bisexual (TLGB) of Bolivia reported that no cases of abuse or discrimination against people with a different sexual orientation not clarified in the country. The Office of the Ombudsman confirmed that charges these defendants did not receive any punishment. The problem of discrimination against the members of the [...]

May 132013
 
Cuba - Hunderte KubanerInnen demonstrierten für LGBT-Rechte

Around 500 people are gone in the Cuban capital Havana for LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) rights on the road. In advance of the international day against homophobia on 17 may, the demonstrators moved on Saturday with flags and banners through the city centre. The Director of the National Center for sex education, Mariela Castro, called for an open dialogue within [...]

May 082013
 
Sverige - Socialutskottet nobbade transsexuellas patientförening att även i framtiden kunna föda barn.

If two weeks debating a bill that, among other things, makes it possible for a woman who changes legal gender to be able to bear children. The transsexual patient Association Benjamin is against the proposal, but have not had their say directly to the Committee. In the spring, the Committee prepared the Government Bill, the Repeal of the requirement for sterilization [...]

May 082013
 
Nigeria - LGBT group "The Right Defense" release statement against government anti-gay policies

Homosexuals in Nigeria are not happy with the government, they said in a statement on Tuesday, following a meeting they held in Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital, southwest Nigeria. In a statement titled: “Same sex prohibition: Group flays government on anti-citizen laws and abuse of human rights”, the group known as “The Right Defense”, said [...]