According to a poll released this week, a majority of registered U.S. voters say they’re “comfortable” or “enthusiastic” for a gay candidate
Amnesty International released a statement condemning Russia for a failure to provide Chechen purge victims with justice, even two years later
Boycott attempts have been taking place throughout North America, and some Chick-fil-A protests have actually prevented franchises from opening
A shooting resulted in two people with injuries but luckily no deaths as the bar was about to close on Saturday night
The sultan demands death for Brunei’s LGBTQ citizens while he makes money off international travelers
An American foreign investment committee has told Chinese company Kunlun that its Grindr ownership is a national security risk
The recent Thai elections saw the nation’s first-ever trans PM elected into office, and a few other LGBTQ candidates
Those images of ecstatic people among clouds of colorful dye — that’s Holi, the Hindu “festival of color,” marking the arrival of spring
It was the first White House visit of the Brazilian leader’s administration, and the two men praised their shared views
Extending its reparations, Germany is now compensating men who were investigated under the law, whether or not they were jailed
A safe place for LGBTQ homeless youth in Downtown São Paulo, Brazil, is officially closing its doors at the end of the year
Yesterday saw the Department of Defense officially approve Trump’s ban, and it must be implemented in all branches by April 12
International Gay News, Business & Political Coverage
While the LGBTQ community has made great strides in certain pockets of the world, gay news coverage is still more important than ever, and Hornet is here to provide just that.
Less than half of countries around the world recognize same-sex marriage. Gay sex can still get you jailed or killed in many parts of the world. Trans rights are only just beginning to get the recognition they deserve and still face much resistance. Bisexual erasure exists outside and within our own community. Even TV shows have a problem with killing off gay characters.
But beyond all the terrible things taking place in the realm of gay news, Hornet also brings you optimistic, boundary-breaking news featuring LGBTQ people seeking to make the world a better place.
Want to take a peek at the Pride celebrations of all the world’s major cities? Looking for recently released, LGBTQ-inclusive ads? Want to know which country is about to legalize same-sex marriage? Look no further.
Here are just a few of the gay news topics we discuss at Hornet :
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