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Coke Ad Riles Hungary Conservatives, Part of Larger Gay Rights Battle

WARSAW — By the standards of Western advertising, Coca-Cola’s billboard campaign in Hungary was pretty tame.…

Pete Buttigieg’s Life in the Closet

The closet that Pete Buttigieg built for himself in the late 1990s and 2000s was a…

U.K. Parliament Backs Same-Sex Marriage and Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland

LONDON — British lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to legalize same-sex marriage and extend abortion rights…

Struggle Among Progress as Countries Restrict L.G.B.T.Q. Rights

The world has been transformed in many ways in the 50 years since the uprising at…

The Court Cases That Changed L.G.B.T.Q. Rights

Beginning before Stonewall and continuing in the 50 years since, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people…

Joe Biden Visits Stonewall, Saying the Fight for L.G.B.T. Rights Must Continue

Joseph R. Biden Jr. doesn’t drink alcohol, but on Tuesday afternoon he stood behind the bar…

Americans’ Shifting Attitude on Gay Rights

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How Battles Over Serving Same-Sex Couples Play Out in Court

Cakes. Flowers. Wedding invitations. They are at the center of a long-running clash over same-sex marriage…

Supreme Court Won’t Rule on Clash Between Another Bakery and a Gay Couple

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal from the owners of…

A Dad by Any Other Name

After the divorce, my daughter Marisa started calling me Bill. “It’s Dad,” I’d hiss through clenched…

Botswana Decriminalized Homosexuality. Here’s How the Rest of Africa Compares.

In a momentous case that prompted celebration among gay people and civil rights activists around the…

Botswana Decriminalized Homosexuality. Here’s How Other African Countries Compare.

In a momentous case that prompted celebration among gay people and civil rights activists around the…

3 New Policies From the 2020 Democrats: Policing, L.G.B.T. Rights and Voting Rights

With 23 candidates in the Democratic presidential race, it can be hard to keep track of…

Gay Official Wins Court Battle for Spousal Benefits in Hong Kong

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s top court ruled on Thursday that a gay civil servant and…

After a Long Fight, Taiwan’s Same-Sex Couples Celebrate New Marriages

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Typically drab and nondescript, Taipei’s Xinyi District Household Registration office exploded with life…