June 1, 2008- "Two years ago police, militant Orthodox Christians and neo-fascists attacked and violently broke up the 1st ever gay rights march in Moscow." These issues have been around a long time in Russia, they are not new. (Photo: Hrvatsko Izdanje) http://dalje.com/en-world/russian-gays-lesbians-protest-against-homophobia/152870
"Interior Ministry officers detain a gay rights activist during a gay pride parade, unsanctioned by the city authorities, near the mayor's office in central Moscow, May 27, 2012." (Photo: Maxim Shemetov / Reuters) http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/06/13/lgbt-pride-celebrations-around-the-world/#ixzz2vPyD4ztm
Happy #IDAHOT! And congratulations to #EY's K Supreeeth Rao from India, winner of our Unity Network's global 'Colours of the rainbow' photography competition. IDAHOT is a reminder that LGBT people still face adversity and discrimination in many places around the world; a perfect day for EY to reaffirm our celebration of diversity and commitment to being a wholly inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive.
"International Day Against Homophobia In this photo taken Friday, May 17, 2013, Myanmar Lesbians kiss during an event to cerebrate the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia in Yangon, Myanmar. Many sexual minorities attended the event." What a historic event!! http://www.indiatimes.com/news/rest-of-the-world/international-day-against-homophobia-78620-11.html#photo
In Tegucigalpa, Honduras, there have recently been assassinations of dozens within the struggling lgbt community. Martínez Avila had been selected to be the representative of the LGBT community in the congressional primaries for Honduras's new leftist political party, the Party of Libery and Refoundation (known by its acronym, LIBRE, which is Spanish for "free"). He is now dead. (Photo: Kevin Lees/ Huffpost) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kevin-a-lees/honduran-lgbt-activists-f_b_4661499.html
"At the public assembly in Freedom Park! Chris from Burma with Srun Srorn reading our statement demanding inclusion of SOGI rights to much cheers from the massive rally. " https://iglhrc.org/content/asean-human-rights-declaration-refuses-protect-lgbtiq-rights
"Riot police secure a gay pride parade in Zagreb, Croatia, June 16, 2012. About a thousand participants attended the Zagreb Gay Pride parade." (Photo: Antonio Bronic / Reuters) http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/06/13/lgbt-pride-celebrations-around-the-world/#ixzz2vPwGk59X