Anti Gay Discrimination

Tackling Homophobia In The Premier League: It's Time For An Openly Gay Footballer

Philip Ellis | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Sport
Philip Ellis

Just think of the positive impact an out gay man in the Premier League could have, not just in helping young football supporters struggling with their own sexuality, but in gaining LGBT allies among straight fans. Let's hope that Gazidis will be proven correct in his prediction sooner rather than later, and that we won't have to wait five whole years.

Orlando Attacks Must Spur Us All to Beat Homophobia

Angela Crawley | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Politics
Angela Crawley

However far we have come in recent years, we still have a responsibility to challenge the culture of homophobia and transphobia that exists in society in all its forms. Until we do, prejudice, discrimination and extreme acts of hate will continue to happen.

Criminalizing Men Who Have Sex With Men Boosts AIDS: A Lesson From Sri Lanka

Jonathan Cooper | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK
Jonathan Cooper

Over the past three months, 70 new cases of HIV have been reported in Sri Lanka, representing an increase from this time last year. The National STD /...

Hands Up For the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Young People: Time to Listen to What Young People Want

Jacqui Stevenson | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK
Jacqui Stevenson

30 years into the HIV and AIDS epidemic, discrimination continues to be one of the most devastating consequences of an HIV diagnosis, and stands in the way of an effective response.

This Disgusting Anti-Gay Game Actually Made It Onto Google Play

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Tech

An anti-gay hunting game which made it onto the Google Play store has been removed, but not before it was downloaded 10s of thousands of times. Cal...

A time to grieve and a time to dance

Conor Fortune | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK
Conor Fortune

Ekaterina Khomenko's throat was slit when a street cleaner found her in a car with the engine still running in St Petersburg earlier this month. Acc...

LOOK: Artist Peels Back Skin To Highlight Rights And Empowerment

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

Artist Hikaru Cho uses her body painting expertise to create incredible realistic effects which make it appear her models' skin is peeled back, in an ...

Dutch Prime Minister Should Give His Flight Ticket For Sotchi to Someone Else

Kris van der Veen | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Politics
Kris van der Veen

In the country where human rights organizations and lawyers are working overtime, our Prime Minister will visit the opening ceremony of the Winter Oly...

Christian B&B Owner Denies Beds To Gay And Unmarried Couples

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

A Christian bed and breakfast owner who refused to allow a gay couple to share a room at her Berkshire hotel must pay more than £3,000 in compensatio...