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Made up of assaults on gay men, lesbians, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersexed individuals , legal responses to such violence, and hate crime statistics in the United Kingdom. Wikipedia

  • History of violence against LGBT people in the United States

    Made up of assaults on gay men, lesbians, bisexual, and transgender individuals , legal responses to such violence, and hate crime statistics in the United States of America. Those targeted by such violence are believed to violate heteronormative rules and contravene perceived protocols of gender and sexual roles. Wikipedia

  • LGBT in the United States

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in the United States have a long history, including vibrant subcultures and advocacy battles for social and religious acceptance and legal rights. The 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City are often cited as the beginning of the modern gay civil rights era. Wikipedia

  • LGBT

    Initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. Adaptation of the initialism , which began to replace the term gay in reference to the broader LGBT community beginning in the mid-to-late 1980s. Wikipedia

  • LGBT culture

    Culture shared by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals. Sometimes referred to as queer culture , while the term gay culture may be used to mean "LGBT culture" or to refer specifically to homosexual culture. Wikipedia

  • LGBT movements in the United States

    Interwoven history of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and allied movements in the United States of America, beginning in the early 20th century and influential in achieving social progress for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and transsexual people. Political ideology and social movement that advocate for the full acceptance of LGBT people in society. Wikipedia

  • Depiction or portrayal of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex people in media. Commonly used to include all non-heterosexual sexual orientations and gender identities represented in shorthand. Wikipedia

  • Queer studies

    Study of issues relating to sexual orientation and gender identity usually focusing on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender dysphoria, asexual, queer, questioning, intersex people and cultures. Examination of the identity, lives, history, and perception of queer people. Wikipedia

  • Attack, abuse, or assault committed against a person who is perceived by the aggressor to be gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender. The attack may be physical or verbal. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights opposition

    Opposition to legal rights, proposed or enacted, for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. Organizations influential in LGBT rights opposition frequently oppose the enactment of laws making same-sex marriage legal, the passage of anti-discrimination laws aimed at curtailing anti-LGBT discrimination, including in employment and housing, the passage of anti-bullying laws to protect LGBT minors, laws decriminalizing same-gender relationships, and other LGBT rights related laws. Wikipedia

  • International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Intersex Law Association

    International association of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex lawyers. The group also welcomes law professors, judges, law students, paralegals and laypersons, as long as they are committed to LGBTI equality under the law. Wikipedia

  • Queer Youth Network

    National non-profit-making organisation that was run by and for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) young people and is based in the United Kingdom. Aim to represent the needs and views of younger LGBT people by campaigning for greater visibility and equal rights, as well as providing general support and information to those who are just coming out or who are experiencing homophobia. Wikipedia

  • Violence against LGBT people

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people sometimes experience violence directed toward their sexuality or gender identity. This violence may be enacted by the state, as in laws prescribing punishment for homosexual acts, or by individuals. Wikipedia

  • Rights affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people vary greatly by country or jurisdiction – encompassing everything from the legal recognition of same-sex marriage to the death penalty for homosexuality. [[File:Laws concerning gender identity-expression by country or territory.svg|thumb|Right|261px|Laws concerning gender identity-expression by country or territory Wikipedia

  • List of Black/African Americans who are also members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and/or intersex communities.  Wikipedia

  • LGBT in Islam

    Attitudes toward lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and their experiences in the Muslim world have been influenced by its religious, legal, social, political, and cultural history. The Quran narrates the story of the "people of Lot" destroyed by the wrath of God because the men engaged in lustful carnal acts between themselves. Wikipedia

  • Rainbow Railroad

    Canadian charitable organization that helps lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals escape violence and persecution in their home countries. In the past, they have helped individuals from the Caribbean, Africa, and the Middle East relocate to safer countries in Europe and North America. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of LGBT history in the United Kingdom

    Timeline of notable events in the history of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in the United Kingdom. 43 – Roman conquest of Britain begins, creating Roman Britain. Roman Britain adopted Lex Iulia de Adulteriis Coercendis, which criminalised adultery among “males” (heterosexual and bisexual oriented men) and Lex Scantinia, which penalised a sex crime (stuprum) against a freeborn male minor (ingenuus or praetextatus). The Lex Iulia de Adulteriis Coercendis may well have resulted in a widely attested wave of castrations in the Roman Empire, in order to supply sex partners who were not "male". Wikipedia

  • ILGA-Europe

    European region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association. Advocacy group promoting the interests of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people, at the European level. Wikipedia

  • List of LGBTI holders of political offices in Australia. Known as the world's first openly intersex mayor and "first known intersex public office-bearer in the Western world", having served as Deputy Mayor of the City of Hobsons Bay between 2009–2011 and Mayor between 2011–2012. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Texas

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, queer (LGBT) people in Texas face legal and social challenges and discrimination not faced by other people. Legal in the state. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of notable events in the history of non-heterosexual conforming people of African ancestry, who may identify as LGBTIQGNC , men who have sex with men, or related culturally specific identities. This timeline includes events both in Africa, the Americas and Europe and in the global African diaspora, as the histories are very deeply linked. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Saudi Arabia

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) people in Saudi Arabia face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Illegal. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of notable events in the history of non-heterosexual conforming people of Asian and Pacific Islander ancestry, who may identify as LGBTIQGNC , men who have sex with men, or related culturally-specific identities. This timeline includes events both in Asia and the Pacific Islands and in the global Asian and Pacific Islander diaspora, as the histories are very deeply linked. Wikipedia

  • Homophobia

    Homophobia encompasses a range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). Often related to religious beliefs. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Israel

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Israel are considered the most developed in the Middle East. Legalized in 1988, the former law against sodomy had not been enforced since a court decision in 1963. Wikipedia

  • Gay–straight alliance

    Student-led or community-based organization, found in middle schools and high schools as well as colleges and universities, primarily in the United States and Canada, that is intended to provide a safe and supportive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) children, teenagers, and youth as well as their cisgender heterosexual allies. In middle schools and high schools, GSAs are overseen by a responsible teacher. Wikipedia

  • Gay Star News

    News website focused on events related to and concerning the global LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) community. Privately owned and was founded by Tris Reid-Smith, and Scott Nunn in December 2011. Wikipedia

  • LGBTQ migration

    Movement of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people around the world and domestically, often to escape discrimination or ill treatment due to their sexuality. Globally, many LGBT people attempt to leave discriminatory regions in search of more tolerant ones. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Nepal

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Nepal are among the most progressive in Asia. The Nepalese Constitution recognizes LGBT rights as fundamental rights. Wikipedia

  • We Are Family (LGBTQI+ charity)

    Nonprofit organization providing support and resources to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex (LGBTQI) youth in the Charleston, South Carolina area. Founded in 1995 in Charleston by Tom Myers as a support group for gay youth after his son came out as gay. Wikipedia

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