Posts by Agata Dera

LGBT advocates seek funds to flee Uganda

April 18, 2014
Due to the increasingly difficult living conditions for LGBT Ugandans, many activists now seek a way out of the country.Read More

GLAAD, Global Voices
April 11, 2014

GLAAD Global Voices: The Int'l Advocate for Change Award recipient organizes a Russian LGBT film festival

Manny de Guerre will be receiving the inaugural International Advocate for Change Award. De Guerre will presented the award by Maria Menounos at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards.Read More

GLAAD, Global Voices
April 10, 2014

GLAAD Global Voices: This Russian news anchor came out on air, and then lost his job

As the leading LGBT media advocacy organization, GLAAD recognizes individuals who through their work positively impact the LGBT movement. Anton Krasovsky, is one of those individuals.Read More

GLAAD, Global Voices
April 6, 2014

GLAAD Global Voices: This Filipino TV personality dares to care for equality

“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.”Read More

GLAAD, Global Voices
April 5, 2014

GLAAD Global Voices: This Indian actor answers your questions about being gay

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?"Read More

April 4, 2014

NBA to auction off autographed Jason Collins Brooklyn Nets jerseys

The NBA announced that starting April 4th until April 22nd, Jason Collins' jersey will be put on auction to support GLSEN and the Matthew Shepard Foundation.Read More

April 3, 2014

Anglican Bishop to gay clergy: Come out

Bishop Alan Wilson believes that there are at least 13 gay bishops in the Church of England. As marriage equality passes in U.K., he urges them to come out. Read More

April 3, 2014

"Queens at Court" film profiles LGBT athletes

Earlier this year, The United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced a decision to sponsor a screening of a documentary featuring four LGBT amateur tennis players.Read More
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