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The world is changing fast, which is why it's important to stay up-to-date with LGBT world news: everything from international politics to pop culture. Hornet's coverage of breaking LGBT world news includes headlines out of every continent, from the rise of right-wing populism in Europe to the persecution of our community in various Asian nations. With so many pressing issues, LGBT rights can easily get lost in the shuffle. Each day, societies all over the world grapple with new challenges. But the world has come a long way over the course of these last few centuries, particularly when it comes to LGBT rights. Gay marriage is now legal throughout the U.S. and much of the world. International leaders are increasingly reaching out to the gay community, condemning bigotry and discrimination. Find all of the latest LGBT world news headlines here at Hornet. We'll keep you informed regarding how our rights are evolving (or devolving) in communities around the world.
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Learn These 11 Bits of Gay Mexican Slang for Flirting and Hooking Up

If you’re looking to flirt or hook up in Mexico, these 11 bits of gay Mexican slang will help, especially if you’re looking for an ‘activo dominante’

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Kenya High Court Rules That Decriminalizing Same-Sex Relations Contradicts Constitutional Values

Today, the Kenya high court upheld colonial-era laws that criminalize gay sex and prescribe a jail sentence of up to 14 years for those found guilty

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Breaking: The Sultan of Brunei Says It Won’t Enforce Gay Death Penalty Due to Backlash

Today the Sultan of Brunei announced he would be placing a moratorium on the gay death penalty that was enacted on April 3

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Starting Today, the Island Nation of Brunei Will Put Gay People to Death

Starting today, Brunei laws punishing gay sex (among other offenses) with death have been enacted

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Five Years Ago, We Protested the Sultan of Brunei’s International Hotels. It’s Time to Do It Again.

The sultan demands death for Brunei’s LGBTQ citizens while he makes money off international travelers

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Everything You Should Know About Holi, the Hindu Festival of Color

Those images of ecstatic people among clouds of colorful dye — that’s Holi, the Hindu “festival of color,” marking the arrival of spring

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Today in Washington, D.C., Trump and Bolsonaro Bond Over Their Shared Homophobia and Bigotry

It was the first White House visit of the Brazilian leader’s administration, and the two men praised their shared views

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Casa 1, São Paulo’s LGBTQ Homeless Shelter and Cultural Center, Is Sadly Closing Its Doors

A safe place for LGBTQ homeless youth in Downtown São Paulo, Brazil, is officially closing its doors at the end of the year

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Here Are the World’s Most LGBT-Friendly Countries, Courtesy of the 2019 Gay Travel Index

Every year Spartacus ranks the world’s most LGBT-friendly countries, and this year three countries tied for the top spot

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Trump Administration Says It Wants to Lead Global Effort to Decriminalize LGBT People

While a concrete strategy isn’t yet laid out, the administration reportedly has plans to launch a global campaign

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