Tag: LGBT Rights

Gay Life in Austria

Name: Austria Population: 8317000 Capital: Vienna – Pop. 2300000 Area: 83872 sq. km/ sq. miles Language: German, Slovene, Croatian, Hungarian Religion: Roman Catholic Status of Homosexuality: Legal Telephone Country Code: 43 Homosexuality was legalized in 1971. The age of consent was equalized in 2002 by court decision. Homosexuals […]

This Is How LGBT Pride Began In 1972

Peter Tatchell  Human rights campaigner; director, Peter Tatchell Foundation Way back in the early 1970s, I was a member of the newly-formed Gay Liberation Front (GLF). It was Britain’s first freedom movement of openly lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. In those days, queers were invisible. Nearly […]

Being Gay in South Korea

By Asian Correspondent Staff | @ascorrespondent South Korean army using dating apps to out gay troops – watchdog THE South Korean army has launched a crackdown on gay servicemen, going as far as using dating apps to identify homosexuals, after a sex video of two male soldiers emerged […]