People of Color
The largest city in the Philippines looks like it will be offering further protections for LGBT people. The Quezon City Council passed a second reading of an ordinance banning discrimination against LGBT and intersex people.
According to reports from local Los Angeles media, a transgender woman was fatally shot in the head in East Hollywood on Thursday morning while walking down the street during what police believe might have been an attempted robbery.
As Think Progress reports, California has recently passed several laws protecting LGBT people in the state under Gov. Jerry Brown.
The United Nations has passed a resolution that would condemn violence against people on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity