Photos from 2015th New York City Pride Parade.read more
The mission of the foundation is to provide a lifeline of resettlement support services to members of the LGBT community that seek asylum in the United States from violence and persecution in their home countries.
Panel discussion will be followed by Q&A. Light refreshments will be served. For more questions please contact Roman Sima.read more
Nearly 80 countries around the world criminalize same-sex conduct.
Where these laws are enforced, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer persons and their basic human rights are at risk. In many countries, LGBTQ youth are alone and afraid, too often the subject to arbitrary arrests, unlawful and pretrial detention, years of imprisonment, violence, and in some cases death.
Even in countries where homosexuality has been decriminalized, persons of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities and expressions, and those perceived to be deviating from the cultural norm, face discrimination and violence.
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In support of the victims of the massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., hundreds gathered outside the Stonewall Inn in New York, where a riot in 1969 helped launch the gay rights movement.read more