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Malta legalized civil unions and adoption for gay couples

Malta legalized civil unions and adoption for gay couples

The island nation of Malta has finally passed civil unions for gay couples. With 37 votes, and 30 abstentions Maltese ...

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Egypt Convicts Four Men of Debauchery for “Homosexual Acts”

Egypt Convicts Four Men of Debauchery for “Homosexual Acts”

Washington, D.C. APRIL 07, 2014  – Human Rights First today expressed serious concern over news reports that three Egyptian men have ...

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Mississippi’s So-Called “Religious Freedom” Bill Passes State Legislature

Mississippi’s So-Called “Religious Freedom” Bill Passes State Legislature

HRC calls on Gov. Bryant to veto the measure HRC Press Release WASHINGTON April 01, 2014– After differing versions of ...

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Arkansas High School Refuses to Publish Gay Student’s Bio

Arkansas High School Refuses to Publish Gay Student’s Bio

HRC calls on Sheridan School District administrators to do the right thing and reverse their decision HRC Press Release WASHINGTON ...

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Maryland Transgender Non-Discrimination Bill Passes Full Senate

Maryland Transgender Non-Discrimination Bill Passes Full Senate

Legislation moves on to House of Delegates for approval HRC Press Release – WASHINGTON March 04, 2014- Today the Fairness ...

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Equaldex Launches, Aims To Crowdsource Global LGBT Rights Movement Data

Equaldex Launches, Aims To Crowdsource Global LGBT Rights Movement Data

Equaldex, a collaborative LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) rights website launched today, aimed at crowdsourcing every LGBT-related law around the ...

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AZ Gov. Brewer Vetoes Horrendous License to Discriminate Law

AZ Gov. Brewer Vetoes Horrendous License to Discriminate Law

HRC delivered 65,000 petition signatures calling on governor to veto dangerous bill HRC Press Release – WASHINGTON February 26, 2014– ...

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HRC Video Exposes American Extremists Advocating Abroad for Anti-LGBT Persecution

HRC Video Exposes American Extremists Advocating Abroad for Anti-LGBT Persecution

New video from HRC exposes Americans exporting hate, supporting dangerous legislation In Russia HRC Press Release - WASHINGTON – Today ...

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PEN International launches Out in the Cold Campaign ahead of Sochi Winter Olympics

PEN International launches Out in the Cold Campaign ahead of Sochi Winter Olympics

Draconian restrictions on freedom of expression in Russia must be lifted PEN International launches Out in the Cold Campaign ahead ...

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Russia: Sochi Games Highlight Homophobic Violence

Russia: Sochi Games Highlight Homophobic Violence

Authorities Turn Blind Eye to Crimes Against LGBT People Human Right Watch New Release FEBRUARY 4, 2014- (Moscow) – The ...

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