Tag Archive | Samuel Luiz
(Reuters) – A Spanish court remanded three people in custody on Friday on suspicion of beating a man to death last weekend in a presumed homophobic attack that caused mass protests across Spain. Six people have been arrested so far in connection with the killing of 24-year-old nursing assistant Samuel Luiz outside a nightclub in […]
Alejandra Aguado has started to think twice about what to wear when she goes out in Spain, for fear of being attacked for being a transgender woman, amid rising violence against LGBT+ people. “I’ve changed the way I dress and wear make-up. I’m less suggestive, less flamboyant,” the 23-year-old told the Thomson Reuters Foundation from […]
(Reuters) – People took to the streets of Spain’s biggest cities on Monday evening, to express their anger at the death of a man in a suspected homophobic attack at the weekend. Crowds filled a central Madrid square, and activists marched down a major street in Barcelona, chanting slogans and waving placards and rainbow-coloured flags.