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Should gay men affected by homophobic laws get financial compensation?

Should gay men affected by homophobic laws get financial compensation?

Many governments have now made formal apologies for laws which imprisoned, fined and traumatised gay men. Do the men who were unfairly targeted by these laws have a case for compensation from the government? Veteran LGBTI rights campaigner Peter Tatchell beleives they do, and he’s joined other prominent campaigners in the United Kingdom to deliver […]

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LGBTI rights campaigner Peter Tatchell safely leaves Russia

LGBTI rights campaigner Peter Tatchell safely leaves Russia

LGBTI rights activist Peter Tatchell has successfully left Russia following his recent arrest for highlighting Russia’s anti-gay propaganda laws and unanswered questions about the purge of gay men in the Chechen region. Tatchell was briefly arrested after staging his one man protest on 14th June, he had been scheduled to appear in court on 26th […]

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Veteran gay rights activist Peter Tatchell arrested in Russia

Veteran LGBT+ and human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has been arrested during a one-man protest against Russia’s mistreatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender, as the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Moscow. Tatchell was reportedly holding a banner supporting gay men who have been violently targeted in a purge in Chechnya while standing […]

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Ashers Bakery in Northern Ireland loses appeal of discrimination case

Ashers Bakery in Northern Ireland loses appeal of discrimination case

Ashers Bakery in the United Kingdom have lost their appeal in a court case that found they had discriminated against a man by refusing to make a cake that had a pro-marriage equality message. Bakery owners Daniel and Amy McArthur refused to make a cake for Gareth Lee, a member of an LGBT advocacy group […]

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