Former anti-apartheid activist Desmond Tutu has made Gay Rights in Africa a personal quest equal to his quest against racism
LGBT People and Democracy articles on Democracy Chronicles
Since the end of the 19th century, there has been a global movement towards increased visibility, recognition, and legal gender rights including a focus on LGBT people and democracy. Also check out our section on World Democracy.
Bestiality, the Holocaust and Justice Scalia
Controversial view on the Holocaust and Justice Scalia holds some unusual views on gay rights
Murder of a Gay Activist and Cameroon Dictatorship
Under dictatorship nation has become cesspool of extremely violent strain of homophobia that plague any gay activist and Cameroon
Trading Our Voting Rights for Gay Rights?
Advance of gay marriage may have come at the expense of Americans’ voting rights. Voting Rights for Gay Rights?
Transsexual Marchers Meet Occupy Turkey
Annual transsexual rights parade in Istanbul draws international attention during chaotic protests – Transsexual Marchers Meet Occupy Turkey Leadership
New Movie Reveals Gay Struggle in Cameroon
Dictatorship is difficult place for LGBT community as demonstrated beautifully in new bold documentary movie about the gay struggle in Cameroon
Dictatorship Scapegoating Russia Gays
LGBT community under siege by homophobic dictatorship thugs scapegoating Russia gays for problems
Legendary LGBT Activist Reflects on Struggles
History-making Martin Duberman, a legendary LGBT activist reflects on his long and storied career and on the progress of civil rights for wider gay community
Church, State and Tax Exemption Intersection
Tax Exemption intersection with religion controversial at minimum and impacts Michigan lawsuit
Brazil Votes to Allow Gay Marriage
Brazil Votes to Allow Gay Marriage! South American democracy giant Brazil is socially liberal and highly diverse which is confirmed by recent national legalization of gay marriage