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New “Anti-Prize“ For Homophobia In Iran: Larijani Voted The Biggest Offender

New “Anti-Prize“ For Homophobia In Iran: Larijani Voted The Biggest Offender

May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

6Rang – 15 May 2015 The newly launched “6 Rang Mould Award“, targeting those who have caused the most offence to lesbian, gay and transgender people in Iran, has its first recipients. This marks the first time in history  when individuals in Iran are held accountable for their homophobic acts or comments. Mohammad Javad Larijani, […]

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iran-chief-justice-its-a-lie-to-say-we-execute-homosexuals

August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Iran’s chief justice has claimed it is a ‘lie’ to say the country condemns homosexuals to death. According to the government-backed FARS news agency, Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani made the comments today while criticising Western calls for basic human rights. He said: “That they say we execute homosexuals is not more than a lie.” “We […]

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Iran campaign seeks end to coerced LGBT sex changes

Iran campaign seeks end to coerced LGBT sex changes

August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Iranian activists are making a new push for recognition of the human rights of LGBT people in Iran, in particular for an end to the nation’s coercive advocacy of sex-change surgery for LGBT people. Shadi Amin, coordinator of the Iranian lesbian and transgender network 6Rang, writes: Click image to read “Pathologizing Identities, Paralyzing Bodies: Human Rights […]

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9 Former Ex-Gay Leaders Join Movement To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

9 Former Ex-Gay Leaders Join Movement To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

“We all got together and said it’s time to produce a statement that is not a statement of apology, but a statement on our beliefs on how conversion therapy harms people.” As advocates mount a national campaign against the practice, several former leaders of the ex-gay conversion therapy movement are now coming out in opposition […]

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Court Allows Groundbreaking Case Against Anti-Gay Religious Leader To Proceed

Court Allows Groundbreaking Case Against Anti-Gay Religious Leader To Proceed

August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Historic Ruling Confirms LGBTI Rights as Internationally Recognized August 14, 2013, Springfield, MA – Today, in a first-of-its kind case brought by a Ugandan LGBTI advocacy organization against a prominent U.S. anti-gay extremist, a federal judge ruled that persecution on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity is a crime against humanity and that the […]

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An event on diversity (International Day Against Homophobia And Transphobia-2013) In University Of York

An event on diversity (International Day Against Homophobia And Transphobia-2013) In University Of York

May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

An event on diversity (International Day Against Homophobia And Transphobia-2013) In University Of York The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia ‘was launched with the aim to create a global community of activists and militants, sharing a common ideal: a world without homophobia or transphobia, a world in which everyone can live freely their sexuality as […]

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