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LGBT film fest roots for landmark ruling on transgender rights

Mumbai, Apr 16 : India's leading LGBT film festival Kashish will celebrate with its screenings the Supreme Court recognition of eunuchs and Transgenders by creating a 'third gender' status, deeming them a socially and economically backward category.

S.C. Pols Continue Critique of College Over LGBT 'Recruitment'

One has already compared the offering of LGBT materials to indoctrination in skinhead culture and radical Islam, and now another says 'all of America should be outraged' at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Featured Image:  read more

South Asian LGBT group links ‘third gender’ ruling to 377 issue

Following the Indian Supreme Court’s ruling on Tuesday to create a ‘third gender’ for transgendered individuals rather than forcing them to write ‘male’ or ‘female’ in official papers, the South A...

Batts says 'culture change' needed to improve interactions with LGBT community

Members of gay community said they still feel targeted, disrespected or left to fend for themselves Monica Yorkman has been harassed by police more times than she can count, she says -- and it's always been about her identity.

Grateful to SC for giving us our due: LGBT activist Lakshmi

LGBT activist and petitioner, Lakshmi Narayan Tripathi on Tuesday expressed her gratefulness to the Supreme Court's decision to bestow the third gender tag on the transgender community.

GLCCB organizing 'Orioles Outings' for LGBT baseball fans this summer

Proceeds from ticket sales will support center programming Proceeds from ticket sales will support center programming.

Letter written to pope on behalf of LGBT homeless youth

On Palm Sunday, Carl Siciliano, a Catholic advocate for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) homeless youths, made an impassioned plea to Pope Francis on their behalf.

Letter to Pope: Protect LGBT Youth

The head of a New York homeless shelter for LGBT youth wants the pope to see the impact of church teaching on LGBT youth. Featured Image:  read more

18 Things to Listen to on the LGBT Day of Silence

Today is the 19th annual Day of Silence, a movement organized by the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network where youths take a vow of silence "to call attention to the silencing effect...

India’s LGBT Community: Don’t Vote BJP

While the incumbent Congress Party, fledgling Aam Aadmi Party and even the Communist Party of India have all come out in favor of gay rights, the Bharatiya Janata Party has not made its position clear, enraging the LGBT community of the world's largest democracy