LGBTQ

Dominic Raab urged to help LGBT Afghans

Internally displaced Afghans gather for food. (WAKIL KOHSAR / AFP via Getty) The government has been urged to help evacuate LGBT + people from Afghanistan and resettle them in the UK. In a letter to Foreign Minister Dominic Raab, Rainbow Migration and Stonewall called on the UK government to help …

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Scott Miller appointed US Ambassador to Switzerland

WILMINGTON, Del.— President Joe Biden appoints two major Democratic donors, including one from Denver, to serve as ambassadors to Argentina and Switzerland. The White House announced Friday that Biden had chosen LGBT rights activist and philanthropist Scott Miller, who lives in Mile High City, to serve as his administration’s envoy …

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Sinn Fein MP denies opposing PSNI attending Omagh LGBT pride parade

A Sinn Féin lawmaker denied that she objected to police attending an LGBT Pride event after asking whether PSNI recruiting activities were “appropriate”. Órfhlaith Begley said it was “important that the police reflect the whole community” and that they want the first Omagh Pride parade to be as “inclusive as …

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Russian LGBT family featured in ad flees country over death threats

Russian gay family who received death threats after appearing in organic retailer promotional material since deleted noted they fled the country. Family and Russian grocery chain VkusVill were targeted last month in what appeared to be coordinated action hate campaign after a nationalist and homophobic group posted the announcement on …

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