Tag Archive | LGBTQ

US: 4th Mississippi City Enacts LGBTQ-Inclusive Non-Discrimination Protection

US: 4th Mississippi City Enacts LGBTQ-Inclusive Non-Discrimination Protection

In the US, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), has hailed Holly Springs Mayor, Kelvin Buck, and the Board of Aldermen, for enacting city-wide non-discrimination protections that include sexual orientation and gender identity, in housing, public accommodations, and employment. These protections will extend to nearly 8,000 residents in the city, nearly 80 percent of whom are […]

Croatia Has Become A Gay Friendly Hot Spot!

Croatia Has Become A Gay Friendly Hot Spot!

Two months ago, the top subject in the whole of Croatia was that it has become a gay-friendly hot spot! This news was on all internet portals in the country, national television, and newspapers, and top social media platforms were also full of this step forward in pink tourism. The author of the project, a […]

US: Biden’s LGBTQ record draws scrutiny at Iowa presidential forum

US: Biden’s LGBTQ record draws scrutiny at Iowa presidential forum

(Reuters) – Former Vice President Joe Biden’s decades-long record on LGBT issues was scrutinised on Friday in Iowa, at the first major forum focused on the topic during the 2020 Democratic presidential nominating contest. Biden was questioned at the multi-candidate event on Friday night, about his votes as a US senator from Delaware, on legislation […]

Great FREE Events For Culture Night This Year!

Great FREE Events For Culture Night This Year!

Frances Winston gives us a run-down on what we can expect from Culture Night this year, with some great events for the LGBTQ community! From humble beginnings in 2006, Culture Night has grown to become an annual institution that sees cultural activities, venues, tours, and one-off events open to the public totally gratis for one […]

NI: Taking Pride in the Past – Hillsborough Castle LGBTQ+ Tour

NI: Taking Pride in the Past – Hillsborough Castle LGBTQ+ Tour

Hillsborough Castle and Gardens has announced it will host its first LGBTQ+ tour. Launching Saturday 31 August, this specialist tour explores the evolving attitudes and fascinating stories from the Castle’s past. Visitors will learn the diverse history of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, a place of political evolution, challenge and change, reflected in the collection of […]

Unicorns In Tech: Launch of world’s first LGBTQ tech app

Unicorns In Tech: Launch of world’s first LGBTQ tech app

  UNICORNS IN TECH, the global LGBT+ Tech Community, has launched the world’s first tech app for LGBTQ people, as well as straight allies. It is a meeting place for LGBT+ tech talents who are interested in current technologies such as AI, Machine Learning or Big Data. The UNICORNS IN TECH community has so far […]

Hungary: Coca-Cola ads promoting gay tolerance stir furore

Hungary: Coca-Cola ads promoting gay tolerance stir furore

(Reuters) – Advertisements by Coca-Cola around a music festival in Hungary that promote gay acceptance have prompted a boycott call from a senior member of the conservative ruling party. The posters, in tandem with the week-long ‘Love Revolution’ event starting on Wednesday in Budapest, show gay people and couples smiling with slogans like “zero sugar, […]