Global LGBT Headlines

LGBT Headlines From Around The Globe       News items by Eikon/Gay Nation. Click on the logo to sign up for news updates or visit the Gay Nation website   President of Cuba Announces His Support For Same-Sex Marriage   Queer Eye and RuPaul Big Winners at Creative Arts Emmy Awards     Indian Supreme Court Rules Homosexuality is […]

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Malaysian Anti-LGBT Hostilities

Malaysian Anti-LGBT Hostilities    LGBT rights in Malaysia Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Malaysia face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Sodomy is a crime in the country, under a British Empire colonial era law. Social attitudes towards the LGBT community are also shaped by Islam, the official religion in Malaysia. Human Rights Watch states that “Discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people […]

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Global Anti-LGBT Headlines 2018

    Prejudiced against or opposed to homosexuality or homosexuals.   Homophobic attacks on gay/bi-sexual people (queer bashing) are sadly a very real threat today. These criminal offences can be for robbery, discrimination, or for more sinister reasons. Personal Safety and Awareness Stephen Fry takes on global anti-LGBTI leaders This important documentary should be shared with all people. The LGBTQI […]

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LGBTQ+ Short Films & Movies

LGBTQ+ Short Films & Movies   In today’s throw away society with immediate access to information, goods, services and sex some things sadly do not change. These range from the struggles of discovering who you really are. Learning that love can really hurt as well as holding the power to take over your entire life. Facing hostility, hatred and fear […]

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“Boy Erased” The Official Trailer

    Boy Erased: first trailer for Oscar-tipped gay conversion drama revealed Oscar nominee Lucas Hedges stars as a young man sent away to a program aimed at ‘curing’ him of his homosexuality in the fact-based story Lucas Hedges in Boy Erased. Photograph: YouTube The trailer for the Oscar-tipped drama Boy Erased has given a first look at the fact-based […]

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Disability Pride 2018

Update: Jenny Skelton shares her highlights of Disability Pride 2018         The event is organised to raise awareness of the diversity and value of disabled people with all (visible and invisible) impairments or conditions and is organised by a diverse Committee of disabled people.     Please note that Disability Pride Brighton is NOT a specific event/organisation […]

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Pride Matters

Pride Matters Our Matter of Pride survey earlier this year showed us that pride means many things to many people. For 78% of the LGBT+ community it means celebration, while for 62% it means diversity. So to come up with one theme that works for everyone is certainly no easy task. That’s why this year our theme is “Pride Matters” […]

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