UN Human Rights Commissioner urges LGBT World Cup players to come out
United Nations Human Rights Commissioner Navi Pillay spoke yesterday about the significance of LGBT World Cup players coming out to foster visibility and understanding, and urging closeted players to come out.
Anti-Gay Ugandan to lead UN? Not if Milton Allimadi can help it
New York based Ugandan advocate Milton Allimadi is fighting right now to make sure the United Nations does not name Sam Kutesa president of the General Assembly.
GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis to speak on social media's role in child, maternal, & reproductive health
GLAAD CEO and President Sarah Kate Ellis will be a featured panelist at Moms +SocialGood on Wednesday, May 7.
UN releases Bollywood video about family acceptance
The United Nations Free & Equal campaign has shared another video promoting equality for LGBT people around the globe. This time, they are targeting India with a Bollywood-style video starring Indian actress Celina Jaitly.
VIDEO: UN's Ban Ki-moon says we must oppose arrests, discrimination of LGBTI people
United Nations' Secretary General Ban Ki-moon addressed the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) general assembly, urging for action in defense of the LGBT community.
UN celebrates advances in LGBT equality on Human Rights Day with awesome video
For International Human Rights Day, the United Nations is celebrating the LGBT community with a video, "A History of LGBT Rights at the UN," spotlighting the movement's successes and how far we have left to go on the road to worldwide equality.
United Nations launches Free & Equal for LGBT people around the world
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Friday launched Free & Equal, an unprecedented global public education campaign for LGBT equality.
GLAAD Observes International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia
Today is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), when advocates across the globe take a stand against anti-LGBT violence and discrimination.