Vigil for Murdered Jamaican

“Out & Proud Diamond Group invites you to a peaceful protest against the brutal murder of Jamaican transgender Dwayne Jones in Jamaica and for LGBTI rights in Jamaica. the protest will take place on 28/ august 2013 starting at 4:30 pm venue Jamaican Embassy in London 1-2 Prince Consort Road London SW7 2BZ, nearest underground […]

Cashman: Putin's Hate Speech Caused Murders

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution condemning Russian MPs for passing a draconian homophobic censorship law, with Labour MEP Michael Cashman saying “hate speech” from President Putin and others has resulted in the “barbaric killing of gay men”. Several violent homophobic killings have taken place in Russia since the start of 2013 – the […]

200 Transphobic Murders Last Year

According to a trans research group, 200 people were killed in transphobic attacks, many of which involved frenzied violence or were ritualistic. The Transrespect vs Transphobia project released the figures in the build up to Trans Remembrance Day on November 20th. Although nowhere is safe, Brazil and Honduras seem to be particularly dangerous places for […]