In its continuing effort to sanitize the Chinese internet, already this year, China has cracked down on homosexuality, raunchy time travel and foul-mouthed internet superstars, now they are going after bananas. [ more › ]
Kenya must end the intrusive practice of anal examinations on men and transgender women believed to be homosexuals, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW). In a landmark hearing, two men brought a case to the High Court in Kenya’s port...Show More Summary
A constitutional challenge to the widely discredited and humiliating practice of forced homosexuality tests was heard in Kenyan court today.
A leading Saudi cleric is making headlines in the Middle East for saying that homosexuals should not be punished with death as Sharia instructs, Middle East Eye reports. “Sharia is a very broad and wide concept and it is a concept that has been… Read The post Leading Saudi Cleric: Homosexuals Will Be Punished After Death, So Don’t Bother Now appeared first on Towleroad.
A court in Kenya is hearing a constitutional petition today challenging the use of forced anal examinations on men accused of homosexuality. Forced anal exams violate the Convention against Torture, the International Covenant on Civil and Political R… Read The post Kenya High Court to Hear Case Challenging Forced ‘Anal Examinations’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Conservative Islam is even more intolerant of homosexuality than conservative Christianity. LGBT Muslims tend to stay in the closet, lest they are assaulted, imprisoned, or killed.Australian imam Nur Warsame, who hails from Somalia, is no longer a closet dweller.
A prominent Muslim scholar in Saudi Arabia says homosexuals should not be punished by the government.
After Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released in December there was immediately speculation that two of the characters, specifically John Boyega’s Finn and Oscar Isaac’s Poe Dameron, were actually homosexual. That’s yet to be proven, but the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) have now come out and, as part of a new... Show More Summary
The whole “Homosexuality is a choice,” “No, they were born that way” argument has divided conservatives and liberals for quite a while now. Depending on which side you’re on, this
In a weirdly hostile and creepy press conference in Alabama this week, the state's Supreme Court Chief Justice complained about a variety of foes including “a tranvestite,” plus "atheists, homosexuals and transgender individuals." He...Show More Summary
A Los Angeles county judge has ruled that gay sex stings carried out by Long Beach police are discriminatory and “indicative of animus toward homosexuals.” Superior Court Judge Halim Dhanidina invalidated the arrest of Rory Moroney, 50, o… Read The post Judge Rules Gay Sex Stings Carried Out by Long Beach Police Are Discriminatory appeared first on Towleroad.
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore blasted "atheists, homosexuals, and transgender individuals" at a press conference Wednesday, saying that he was under scrutiny for politically motivated reasons.
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore held a press conference on Wednesday in which he argued that his recent legal troubles are the fault of LGBT organizations and activists. Moore has landed in hot water over his order telling county clerks...Show More Summary
Michael Voris, producer of the conservative Christian website "Church Militant," recently shared a video explaining that not only did God cure his homosexual tendencies, but that it happened through a pretty gruesome way: God gave his mother cancer, which eventually killed her, and it turned him straight.
Alabama’s anti-gay state Supreme Court judge blamed “atheists, homosexuals and transgender individuals” for his legal troubles during a Wednesday press conference, AL.com reports. Roy Moore is facing complaints of ethics violations and accusations that he directed Alabama judges...
Suspicions of homosexuality led to between 7,000 and 10,000 workers losing their jobs in the 1950s, according to one estimate.
Progressives kowtowed to the Pope after he commented on climate change and homosexuality. But one liberal activist in the entertainment industry thought he left an important cause unplowed: cow poop. Russell Simmons, the so-called “godfather...Show More Summary
An Egyptian court has sentenced 11 men accused of homosexuality to jail terms of between three and 12 years, legal sources said. The defendants were arrested in a flat in the leafy Cairo suburb of Agouza in September last year. The court...Show More Summary
Homosexuality might be partly driven by a mother’s immune response to her male fetus—which increases with each son she has.
IF I WERE A MEMBER OF CONGRESS, I’D INTRODUCE LEGISLATION BANNING U.S. COMPANIES FROM DOING BUSINESS WITH COUNTRIES THAT CRIMINALIZE HOMOSEXUALITY, THEN BUY POPCORN FOR THE RESPONSE: 16 ‘Pro-LGBT’ Businesses That Operate in Countries With Poor Human Rights Records.