The votes have been counted and marriage equality is now the law of the land in Ireland. After historically high voter turnout, Irish voters approved a nation-wide referendum that added the following language to the constitution: "marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex."
Was anti-LGBT discrimination and intolerance always the case in Eastern and Central Europe? We found two major reasons and motivations behind the anti-gay tendencies swiping throughout the European continent.
In Africa, None on Record, a digital media organization that works with LGBT communities across the African continent and in the Diaspora, has produced a video series featuring LGBT youth and allies from all across the region.