Georgia Tech police fatally shoot student after knife confrontation

Georgia Tech police fatally shoot student after knife confrontation

Georgia Tech said Schultz was a fourth-year computer engineering major from the Atlanta suburb of Lilburn. Schultz also had a minor in biomedical engineering and planned to work on medical devices, according to a profile on the website of the Georgia Tech Pride Alliance, where Schultz was president.

Green Party pledges $5 million for rainbow youth

Green Party pledges $5 million for rainbow youth

The Green Party is pledging $5 million in school-based support for queer and gender-diverse youth as part of a youth mental health package.The party wants to fill a hole in youth mental health services which allows LGBT students to fall through the cracks.

LGBT groups denounce 'dangerous' AI that uses your face to guess sexuality

LGBT groups denounce 'dangerous' AI that uses your face to guess sexuality

A Stanford University study showing that artificial intelligence (AI) can accurately guess whether people are gay or straight based on their faces has sparked a swift backlash from LGBT rights activists who fear this kind of technology could be used to harm queer people.

Canada has quietly granted asylum to LGBT Chechens

Canada has quietly granted asylum to LGBT Chechens

Thirty-one gay and bisexual Chechen men and women have been granted asylum in Canada following a violent crackdown on LGTB people in the Russian republic. They are being brought to Canada as part of an under-the-radar collaboration between human rights groups and the federal government.

'Accurate Nashville Statement' Embraces LGBTQ Love, Counters Bigots

'Accurate Nashville Statement' Embraces LGBTQ Love, Counters Bigots

After Christian leaders release anti-LGBTQ "Nashville Statement," residents stand up for city's inclusive values.

 

LGBT Helpline Reopens After Eight Months, Thanks to Donation

LGBT Helpline Reopens After Eight Months, Thanks to Donation

Helpline 11528-By Your Side, a critical and unique helpline for Greece’s LGBT community, with people from all over the country accessing its service, has reopened after 8 months, thanks to a donation by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

Ryan Atkin becomes first openly gay professional official in English football

Ryan Atkin becomes first openly gay professional official in English football

Ryan Atkin has become England’s first openly gay professional official, with the Football Association welcoming the 32-year-old’s revelation of his sexuality as a landmark sign of progress.