Tuesday, September 26, 2017
LGBTQ Issues

LGBTQ Issues

JAMAICA – Suspect charged for Dexter Pottinger’s murder

The suspect arrested in connection with the murder of popular Jamaican fashion designer Dexter Pottinger, has been charged. He is 21-year-old Romario Brown, a resident...

JAMAICA – Openly gay fashion designer was murdered

Fashion designer Dexter Pottinger, whose body was found on Thursday, was murdered. Pottinger was reportedly stabbed multiple times. According to reports, neighbours told the police...

JAMAICA – Fashion designer and LGBT activist Dexter Pottinger dead

Fashion designer and LGBT activist Dexter '3D' Pottinger was found dead at his home in St Andrew this evening. While the police were unable to...

Haiti votes to ban same–sex marriages

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Aug 04 2017 – Haitian lawmakers have approved legislation prohibiting same sex marriages as well as banning all forms of...

Greene completes tenure UN Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jul 04 2017 – Guyana-born Edward Greene, has completed his tenure as the United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS...

Lowe leads fresh same sex attack on Mottley

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun 02 2017 - Member of Parliament for Christ Church East Dr Denis Lowe Thursday risked further backlash as he used the debate...

Prime Minister under fire over homophobic comments

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, May 29 2017 – Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has come under fire over homophobic comments directed at two young men...

Gay couple in landmark court ruling have tied the knot

HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 23 2017 – A gay couple whose successful legal challenge opened the way for same-sex marriage in Bermuda have wed in...

Gay couple in Indonesia caned 83 times in front of crowd

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia, May 23 2017 — Two men in Indonesia’s Aceh province were publicly caned dozens of times Tuesday for consensual gay sex,...

Police raid gay sauna, detain 141 men

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 22 2017 — Indonesian police detained dozens of men including several foreigners in a weekend raid on a gay sauna in...