Stories about LGBTQ+ from October, 2016
"Don't just pay lip service to "equal rights for the LGBT community". Words are empty! As long as same-sex marriage is not legalized, it means nothing!"
Renen Raz, an Israeli anti-colonial and queer activist, died this week. He's now being remembered for his passion for social justice in Israel-Palestine.
"No one cried for us. On the contrary. To many families, as it still is today, it’s a relief when they kill us or when we die."
"They shouldn't come here. We are for national traditions, wherein a man is a man, and a woman is a woman."