A eunuch was picked up by his neighbour and three others who bundled him into a vehicle, took turns to allegedly sodomise him for over three hours, singed him with cigarettes and then doused him in kerosene before throwing him out of the car early on Thursday. >>>
Ramil Khassanov from Almaty oblast famous for being the first Kazakhstan transsexual to openly talk about his sexual preferences in one of Kazakhstan's TV shows lost his housing and property to fire, KTK reports.
CEDAW--the international beacon for women's rights--does not shine on lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people in Indonesia. This is a painful disappointment, given LBT people's need for protection from a fundamentalist backlash.
The lifestyles of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in Iran are comprehensively and systematically denied by the Islamic regime, which exposes them to horrific punishment, bullying and risk of suicide, a study has found. >>>
MANILA (Mindanao Examiner / Feb. 3, 2012) - Filipino gay activists in the Philippines are raising the alarm over the sudden hike in robberies, attempted killings and murders against transgender and gay group members in the Philippines.
The Philippine LGBT Hate Crime Watch (PLHCW) is reporting that Erano Padilla of the Northern Philippines has been arrested and charged with assault after scalding his gay son Edmund, 19, with boiling water. >>>
Zukiswa Gaca was 15 when she ran away from her home in rural South Africa after being raped. In Khayelitsha, near Africa's 'gay capital' she was again targeted again, a victim of what's called 'corrective rape.'
A gay rights group has cried foul over a series of pellet gun attacks on gay men in Cebu City. Ramil Hitoro, one of the victims, went to Fuente Osmeña Police Station on Thursday after men onboard a white car that had no license plate shot him with a pellet gun. >>>
With homophobic and transphobic attacks and murders on the rise, Brazil is fast becoming a world leader — in anti-LGBT hate crimes. It's time for the country that celebrates its
diversity to be a world leader in offering full equality to ALL of its citizens. >>>
The man who allegedly murdered Charles Jones in Thailand was a Talented Mr Ripley-type figure who preyed on gay tourists for cash, a close friend of the Kiwi said. Thai police yesterday arrested a 22-year-old Syrian named “Mohammed” for the brutal stabbing of Jones in the resort of Pattaya. >>>
A video of a vicious beating at a Baltimore County McDonald's restaurant went viral Friday, garnering hundreds of thousands of views on websites and prompting the fast-food giant to issue a statement condemning the incident.
One of the men who beat a teenager to death so brutally that boot marks were found on his skull, because he decided the young man was gay, has been released from prison after 12 years behind bars. Jason Morris Meads was sentenced to life imprisonment in December 1999 for the murder of 14-year-old Jeff Whittington, along with Meads' accomplice in the killing Steven James Smith. >>>