International News

Hate on the streets of Miami as lesbians and trans women attacked in the street

Graham Robson December 17, 2023

Police are investigating a possible hate crime after at least two LGBTQ+ women, including a lesbian and trans woman, were beaten by a group of men in Miami, Florida. A video of the incident, which took place in Miamiā€™s Wynwood neighbourhood, shows multiple men attacking the group. The victims can be heard pleading with their […]

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Six men arrested after suspected homophobic hate crime in which a gay man was attacked with a plank of wood

Graham Robson November 23, 2023

Six men aged between 16 and 22Ā have been arrested after a suspected homophobic hate crime attack last month, in which a gay man was hit with a plank of wood. Callum Griggs, 23, was attacked by the gang while he was walking with his partner, Brad Balueta, who said the gang were standing outside a […]

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International News

Attack on LGBTQ+ bar in Lebanon an “ominous sign”, says Amnesty International

Graham Robson August 25, 2023

Videos of the attack on the Madame Om bar by people identifying themselves as members of the Jnoud El-Rab Christian group show the assailants destroying furniture outside the bar, beating up people who tried to leave the premises, and threatening the owner with more violence if they continued to ā€œpromote homosexualityā€.

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Community News

Repeat attacks on Gay Village store in Manchester triggers Ā£2,000 reward and appeal by charity Crimestoppers

Graham Robson July 13, 2023

Clonezone, on Sackville Street, has been targeted four times over recent months. In the latest attack on Monday, May 22, masked men on a motorbike smashed the glass door before speeding off in the direction of Bloom Street.

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Transgender News

IDAHOBIT: Brighton & Hove Green Party to “stand with transgender community against hate and call out political wavering”

Graham Robson May 17, 2023

Brighton & Hove Green Party councillors have announced, onĀ International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), that they stand alongside the trans community to fight back against violenceĀ 

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