Topics :: anti-gay harassment

Campaign Of Hate: Russia And Gay Propaganda

By Kyle Thomas Smith | Monday Apr 7, 2014
Michael Lucas delivers rush work on a matter of the utmost urgency.

Jason Collins Gets Anti-Gay Taunts From NBA Player

By Winnie McCroy | Sunday Mar 23, 2014
The NBA’s first openly gay player, Jason Collins, said that he is keeping his cool despite anti-gay taunts from other players.

Study: LGBT Individuals Living in Anti-Gay Communities Die Early

By EDGE | Sunday Feb 16, 2014
A study found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals who lived in communities with high levels of anti-gay prejudice have a shorter life expectancy of 12 years on average compared with their peers in the least prejudiced communities.

Dozens Arrested For Being Gay In North Nigeria

Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
Human rights activists say dozens of gay men are being arrested in northern Nigeria. They say such persecution will increase since President Goodluck Jonathan signed legislation banning same-sex marriage and criminalizing gay clubs and associations.

Life After Westboro with Megan and Grace Phelps

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 31, 2013
Last November Megan & Grace Phelps-Roper put away their "God Hates Fags" signs forever. Now the granddaughters of Pastor Fred Phelps of the homophobic Westboro Baptist Church apologize for how their picketing inflicted so much pain.

Police: Vandalism at Gay Activist’s NOLA Home

Sunday Aug 4, 2013
A gay activist in New Orleans says somebody tore a rainbow flag from his balcony and spray-painted a slur on the house he and his partner share.

Gay Man Attacked in Prospect Park

By Winnie McCroy | Friday May 31, 2013
A young man was attacked in Prospect Park in another example of the spate of anti-gay bias crimes that has been sweeping New York City this year.

Why Lesbians Are More Accepted Than Gay Men

By Martha Irvine | Saturday Apr 27, 2013
Gay men challenge the masculinity of straight men, who, however, find lesbian sex hot. Women also can be athletic or feminine. These are some of the reasons why so many accept lesbians more quickly than gay men in our society.

Chocolatiers: Anti-Gay, Anti-English Abuse Forced Us Out of Scottish Town

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jan 28, 2013
A gay British couple who moved to a remote Scottish village 10 years ago to start a chocolate business say they had been subjected to anti-gay and anti-English abuse ever since their arrival that got so bad they want to leave.

Video of London Muslim ’Patrol’ Harassing Gay Man Sparks Outrage

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jan 24, 2013
A YouTube clip showing a group of Muslim youth in East London harassing a a man because they believe he’s gay has made international headlines & sparked outrage in Britain.