Ural Pride Week festival dedicated to the topic of LGBT started in Yekaterinburg. The local LGBT Resource Center, in cooperation with the Artkvadrat Space, Lush Cosmetics Company, and other partners became, its organizers.
The Moscow City Court overturned the acquittal in the case of the attack on two LGBT community members. The attack resulted in the death of one of them. This was reported by the court press service on Monday, September 7.
The 23-year-old Canadian biathlete Megan Bankes made a clear statement admitting her alternative sexual orientation. The 23-year-old gold-winning sportsperson from Canada reported that she no longer wants to continue hiding what she is proud of.
Technically, there is no law prohibition for homosexuality in Indonesia. Still, 15 years of imprisonment are possible for nine men after they organized a gay party.
Ann Johnson, the candidate for Texas House by Democrats, is a fighter and wishes her supporters to be aware of that fact.
Sexual and gender minority representatives blame police for the refusal to treat hate crimes and gender-preference hate cases as seriously as they should do. According to the activists, the victim received multiple hate messages and threats and reported them to the police.
The Finnish Prime Minister, Sanna Marin, will become the official Helsinki Pride week patron in 2020 and 2021. The message was published by Yle, the national broadcasting company.
As of the current academic year, British schools will include LGBT+ lessons in their educational programs. According to DAZED, the lessons will be part of sex education classes.
Netfilx released the first trailer of a cinema adaptation of the Broadway performance of the same name – The Boys in the Band.