Stories about LGBTQ+ from August, 2019
LGBTQ+ identities are gaining legal and social recognition in Vietnam, as a documentary illustrates.
"Recently I half-jokingly wrote on my Facebook page. . . that “being from Azerbaijan is a terminal diagnosis incompatible with happiness.”
Police say Yelena Grigoryeva died in the course of a “domestic dispute” with her killer, but activists dispute that account; her name had recently appeared on a homophobic hit-list.