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Thanks to matching offer from anonymous donor, Bay Area Reporter extends fundraising appeal

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By Heather Cassell | May 27, 2020

Hungary's lawmakers recently voted 133-57 to pass a bill that defines an individual's sex registered at birth, effectively banning future gender identity changes.

By Heather Cassell | May 20, 2020

Global LGBT leaders were concerned about the well-being of queer communities around the world when the novel coronavirus pandemic broke out and countries began shutting down to halt the spread of it.


By Heather Cassell | May 13, 2020

Germany is the latest country to ban conversion therapy for minors.

By Heather Cassell | May 6, 2020

Police responded to about 60 LGBT refugees demonstrating outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee's office in Kakuma, Kenya at the end of last week, as they attempted to disband the protest.


By Heather Cassell | April 29, 2020

Award-winning Iranian-born gay photojournalist Shahin Shahablou died in a London hospital April 15 of complications from COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus. He was 56.

By Heather Cassell | April 22, 2020

Tanzania's crackdown on LGBT citizens hasn't stopped, despite the country's leaders appearing to bow to the World Bank and other global pressures, queer activists said.


By Heather Cassell | April 15, 2020

Human rights and LGBT advocates have condemned Indonesian police's reasoning for not charging alleged suspects in a brutal attack and burning that left a transgender woman dead.

By Michael Yamashita | April 15, 2020

San Francisco is one of 11 US cities that is fortunate to have a legacy LGBT publication by us, for us, and about us. Help preserve the BAR as an historic and important community institution for the future.


By Heather Cassell | April 8, 2020

LGBT Asians around the world are fighting back in the face of coronavirus-inspired racist attacks against Asians.

By Heather Cassell | April 1, 2020

Singapore's high court upheld the country's colonial-era anti-sodomy law March 30.


By Heather Cassell | March 25, 2020

Global LGBT organizations are responding to the impact of the coronavirus as they work to protect some of the most vulnerable queer people.

By Heather Cassell | March 18, 2020

Silicon Valley lesbian couples traveling abroad are trying to get home amid the global coronavirus pandemic.


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