“Nobody deserves the hatred of anyone, based on sexual orientation and gender identity. I support the campaign against homophobia because it is a crime. It’s not just a crime against the LGBT community but the entire humanity.”
In response to the Supreme Court’s decision to recriminalize LGBT relationships in India, Imran Kahn posted a video on YouTube answering common questions about the LGBT community posed in India. The questions included sometimes very naïve yet common questions such as: “Why do these gay people choose to be gay?"
Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o will present an award on stage at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 12. Nyong'o will be joined by ceremony host and best-selling author Ross Mathews, honorees Laverne Cox and Jennifer Lopez and more!
The annual Peabody Awards recognizing outstanding TV programs, films, and other media formats telling groundbreaking stories with real social impact have announced their winners, including honors for several LGBT-inclusive films, documentaries and series.
Having appeared in well-known films 'Wuthering Heights' and 'Book of Blood' Sophie Ward has used her platform as a popular actress to raise awareness about family structures, body image, and suicide in LGBT communities.