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Anti Lgbt Violence

Hollywood Speaks Out Against Indiana's Anti-LGBT Law

The Huffington Post | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.27.2015 | Media

A chorus of voices from Hollywood has denounced Indiana’s newly passed anti-LGBT law, which would make businesses and individuals immune from lawsui...

A Plea To End Anti-LGBT Violence In Asia

Reuters | Posted 04.26.2015 | Gay Voices

By Alisa Tang BANGKOK, Feb 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Some of those most guilty of violence and discrimination against gays, l...

Lawyer Claims 'Well-Dressed' Anti-Gay Gang Didn't Throw First Punch

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.19.2014 | Gay Voices

A mob that allegedly attacked a gay couple are attempting to turn the tables by claiming that the couple actually threw the first punch. Last Thurs...

Gay Couple Allegedly Attacked By 'Well-Dressed' Mob In Hate Crime

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.16.2014 | Gay Voices

A Philadelphia gay couple are still reeling after allegedly being attacked and beaten in what's been described as a possible hate crime last week. ...

Mom Accused Of Doing Horrific Things To Daughter For Being Gay

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.18.2014 | Gay Voices

A New Mexico woman could face hate crime charges after allegedly beating and sexually abusing her 17-year-old daughter, who identifies as a lesbian. ...

How Did These Gay Men REALLY Die?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 06.03.2014 | Gay Voices

A compelling new documentary is slated to hit American televisions that examines the chillingly examined deaths of a large number of gay men in Austra...

Dad Of Allegedly Murdered Lesbian Did Not Like His Daughter Being Gay: Report

Posted 03.17.2014 | Gay Voices

The father of a Texas woman who was allegedly murdered last week "did not like the idea of her being gay," according to a new report. James Larry ...

Bystanders No More

Hon. Judy Harris Kluger | Posted 05.11.2014 | Impact
Hon. Judy Harris Kluger

Whether you are a man or a woman, challenge yourself to be aware of how your inaction supports sexism and homophobia.

Call the (Gender) Police!

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 04.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

When lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer kids are attacked, they are usually the ones who are gender-nonconforming. This highlights the underlying problem: Our culture isn't killing people for being transgender; they're doing it for failing to stay within gender boundaries.

LISTEN: Anti-Gay Pundits Ponder 'Stoning Of A Homosexual' At Rose Bowl Parade

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

A gay couple made history earlier this month when they married one another on top of a float in the Rose Bowl parade in front of millions, sparking ba...

Former Village People Member: 'Y.M.C.A.' Is Not A Gay Anthem [UPDATED]

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

With the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics only weeks away and violence currently plaguing the Russian population, the planned response to and protest of the...

WATCH: Protestors Torch 'Gay Rights' Rainbow Sculpture

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.15.2013 | Gay Voices

Polish protestors lit up the night on Nov. 11 when they torched a massive rainbow sculpture in Warsaw's Public Square during an Independence Day March...

LOOK: Strangers Come Together To Finish Walk Of Father Slain While Memorializing Bullied Gay Son

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.16.2013 | Gay Voices

After his bullied gay son Jadin Bell committed suicide, Joe Bell began a cross-country journey in his memory that sought to raise awareness about bull...

Agender Teen Recovering After Having Skirt Set On Fire

Posted 11.14.2013 | Gay Voices

EDITOR'S NOTE: The subject of this story identifies as agender, so we are using "they, their, them," although Sasha's mother uses male pronouns in her...

Judge Sentences 4 Men For Brutal Anti-Gay Murder

AP | Posted 10.28.2013 | Gay Voices

SANTIAGO, Chile -- SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean judges have sentenced a man to life in prison for the beating death of a gay man whose body was ca...

Father Tragically Killed While Walking Cross Country For Tribute To His Dead Gay Son

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.11.2013 | Gay Voices

The father who set out on an inspiring cross-country journey following his gay son's suicide was reportedly killed last night by a truck in Colorado, ...

Gay Man Attacked In Alleged Hate Crime: 'I Have A Boot Mark On My Face'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.08.2013 | Gay Voices

Police are investigating an alleged Oct. 6 assault on a Pennsylvania-based gay man and his boyfriend as a possible hate crime. As CBS reports, Ben...

NYC Man Allegedly Beaten In Anti-Gay Hate Crime, Even Though He's Straight

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.01.2013 | Gay Voices

A New York man was attacked last week while walking his dogs less than a block from his Brooklyn apartment, in a violent beating that authorities are ...

WATCH: Heartbreaking Music Video Shines Light On Anti-LGBT Violence

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.26.2013 | Gay Voices

Hozier, an Irish singer-songwriter whose debut EP "Take Me To Church" premiered in early July, just released the video for his track of the same name....

WATCH: Jamaican LGBT Activists Protests Anti-Gay Laws, Release Powerful Documentary

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.18.2013 | Gay Voices

Jamaica has been heralded as one of the most homophobic places in the world, where being gay or lesbian is criminalized under "abominable crime" legis...

Elderly Man Allegedly Killed For 'Blowing Kisses' In Anti-Gay Hate Crime (UPDATE)

THe Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story and many other sources referred to the victim as "Edward Orozco" but now it appears his name is in fac...

City Of Cleveland Asks Gay Bar Targeted By Hate Crimes To Stop Calling The Police So Much

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.12.2013 | Gay Voices

In the wake of a series of neighborhood hate crimes targeting Ohio's gay community, the City of Cleveland sent a letter this week to the owner of gay ...

WATCH: Russian Anti-Gay Group Is 'On Safari' Hunting Gays

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.05.2013 | Gay Voices

BBC News released a disturbing video this week that documents the actions of a self-proclaimed vigilante group forcing an alleged gay man to drink uri...

Putin's Totally Unbelievable Response To Anti-Gay Laws Controversy

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 09.04.2013 | Gay Voices

NOVO-OGARYOVO, Russia -- President Vladimir Putin sought to ease concerns that Russia's new anti-gay law would be used to punish athletes who display ...

Woman Allegedly Raped in Anti-Gay Hate Crime: 'I'll Show You How A Real Man Feels'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.27.2013 | Gay Voices

An alleged rape on an Orlando woman outside of an LGBT nightclub Aug. 25 is being investigated by local authorities as an anti-gay hate crime. Acco...