‘I will continue to fight’: South Korea’s first transgender soldier vows to oppose dismissal

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s first transgender soldier said on Wednesday she would sue the military after it announced it would dismiss her for undergoing gender reassignment surgery last... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court weighs major gay, transgender employment rights case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday wades into a major LGBT rights dispute over whether a landmark decades-old federal anti-discrimination law that prohibits employment discrimination on... Read more »

Beyond the rainbow: Same-sex weddings are mainstream 50 years after Stonewall

(Reuters) – Kimberly Bailey, owner of The Butter End Cakery in Los Angeles, loves taking wedding cake orders from LGBTQ clients because their design requests are often more creative... Read more »

Age matters more than sexual orientation to U.S. presidential voters: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In a sign that a presidential hopeful’s sexual orientation has diminished as a concern for voters, Americans are more likely to say they would reject... Read more »

Two women injured in UK homophobic attack for refusing to kiss

LONDON (Reuters) – Two women were punched and robbed in a homophobic assault on a London bus, police said on Friday, as media reported that they were left covered... Read more »

MTV dating show first to feature sexually fluid cast

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – MTV is flipping the script on dating, broadcasting what it says is the first reality dating competition show in which all the contestants identify as... Read more »

Protesters demand end to killings of transgender women, Trump rollbacks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Protesters chanting “black trans lives matter” and “we will not be erased” on Friday demanded an end to the killings of black transgender women in... Read more »

In first for Asia, Taiwan lawmakers back same-sex marriage

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan became the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage on Friday, as thousands of demonstrators outside parliament cheered and waved rainbow flags, despite deep... Read more »

In first for Asia, Taiwan parliament endorses same-sex marriage

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan became the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage on Friday, as thousands of demonstrators outside parliament cheered and waved rainbow flags, despite deep... Read more »

Taiwan parliament begins discussion of landmark same-sex legislation

A same-sex marriage supporter holds rose to mourn those who committed suicide due to discrimination during a parliament vote on three draft bills of a same-sex marriage law, outside... Read more »