A review of cold cases going back to the late 1980s has delivered some shocking findings Strike Force Parrabell, a joint initiative between New South Wales Police and academics from Flinders University, has concluded that at least 27 out of 88 suspicious deaths, some dating back to the late 80s, were Continue Reading
Do you recognise these men? They’re being hunted by British Transport Police after a sick homophobic attack on a London underground train. The victim, a 19-year-old man, was travelling on a westbound Jubilee line train between West Ham and North Greenwich with his friends. They were wearing fancy dress for an Continue Reading
The latest victim of a transphobic attack gives Out News Global’s Andy West his harrowing account of the beating that left him in pain and shock. It happened on Saturday 4 November at just gone 1 in the morning. I’d been at a party and was wandering home towards Deptford High Street in South London when I saw Continue Reading
Hate crimes in Manchester’s ‘gay village’ are now so common, the Police say they can’t cope with the number of reports on busy nights. In August 2017 alone, 85 violent and sexual offences were recorded in the Gay Village. Considering only 10% of LGBT hate crimes are actually reported, the true Continue Reading
Stonewall Scotland say Act repeal could “send very negative signal” to LGBT communities Members of the Scottish Parliament have been hearing evidence on why the Offensive behaviour at Regulated Football Matches Act should be repealed. The Act was brought forward in response to a number of controversial incidents associated mostly with Continue Reading
Crimes involving hostility on grounds of sexual orientation and transgender identity receive tougher sentencing Record numbers of tougher hate crime sentences are being passed by the courts after applications made by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), data published today reveals. In 2016/17, more than half of all cases involving hostility on Continue Reading
It’s time to #ComeOutForLGBT and join Stonewall’s new campaign. New research from leading LGBT charity Stonewall reveals the alarming reality: one in five LGBT people have experienced a hate crime or incident in the last year. The figure is even worse for trans people, with two of them having suffered the Continue Reading
“Online hate incidents can have lasting impact.”
Body found believed to be openly gay woman Nonki Smous.
The account’s latest Twitter feud saw them strike out at the Stonewall Top 100 Employers list.