One Bill Down, Discrimination Still Entrenched
Even though the Birthday Anti-Gay Invite was a sham -hate towards gays still exists.
The Gay and Lesbian International Sport Association Urges The International Olympic Committee to Add Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity to The Olympic Charter
The Gay and Lesbian International Sport Association (GLISA) today greets reports from Reuters that the International Olympic Committee may force future bidders to abide by a specific anti-discrimination rule modeled on the Olympic Charter's Principle 6.
'Disturbia' & 'SOS' singer Rihanna tweets a pic of herself showing support for Principle 6.
Executive Religion Editor, The Huffington Post
Kudos to the Greek Winter Olympic team for showing their Russian hosts the proverbial middle finger with a bright, colorful response to the Russian bigotry towards gays and lesbians
Russian Anti-Homosexual Laws Threaten to Overshadow Sochi Olympics.
Criminal punishment for Homosexual Orientation
As we count down to the Winter Olympics, pressure escalates on Sochi corporate sponsors as 40 rights groups urge firms to speak out against anti-LGBT violence.
A "witch hunt" for gay people has led to arrests in at least four of Nigeria's 36 states, Amnesty International said Wednesday, blaming a new law criminalizing gay organizations and meetings as well as same-sex marriage