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Ralph Lauren cuts ties with golfer Justin Thomas for using homophobic slur(ANI)

Ralph Lauren drops golfer Justin Thomas as ambassador for using homophobic slur

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2021 01:22 PM IST
  • 13-time PGA Tour winner, Justin Thomas was dropped as an ambassador by the fashion brand Ralph Lauren on Friday, after the golfer was caught uttering a homophobic slur last Saturday during a tournament.
Nicholas Yatromanolakis was named deputy minister for contemporary culture after being promoted last week in a cabinet reshuffle. (Reuters)
Nicholas Yatromanolakis was named deputy minister for contemporary culture after being promoted last week in a cabinet reshuffle. (Reuters)

Greece's first gay minister hopes appointment helps erode homophobia

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 11:44 AM IST
Greece's first openly gay minister said encountering homophobia in public life was "a given", but hoped his appointment to the conservative government would make it easier for LGBT people to tackle discrimination.
Boldizsar Nagy hoped that the tales in the children’s book “Wonderland Is For Everyone” would help youngsters to learn to accept minorities and fight social ostracism.(Reuters)
Boldizsar Nagy hoped that the tales in the children’s book “Wonderland Is For Everyone” would help youngsters to learn to accept minorities and fight social ostracism.(Reuters)

Row in Hungary around children’s book fuels fears of rising homophobia

Budapest | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 08:33 PM IST
Budapest Boldizsar Nagy hoped that the tales in the children’s book “Wonderland Is For Everyone” would help youngsters to learn to accept minorities and fight social ostracism. Instead, it has caused a stir in Hungarian politics.
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana’s hot streak continues.
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana’s hot streak continues.

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana jabs at homophobia in delightful film

Hindustan Times | By Monika Rawal Kukreja
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 04:57 PM IST
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan review: Ayushmann Khurrana stars in an important film that talks about an important subject conveyed in the simplest manner without sounding preachy at any given point.
The revision approved Sunday expands the scope of a law in force since 1995 that bans discrimination on the basis of race or religion.(AP File / Photo used for representational purpose only)
The revision approved Sunday expands the scope of a law in force since 1995 that bans discrimination on the basis of race or religion.(AP File / Photo used for representational purpose only)

Switzerland votes for law against homophobia

Geneva | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 09, 2020 10:32 PM IST
With results in from all of Switzerland’s cantons, the figures showed that the highest approval rate was in Geneva with 76 percent, while the rural cantons of Appenzell Innerrhoden, Schwyz and Uri voted against.
A rainbow flag during a rally in Kolkata.(AFP File Photo/Representative image)
A rainbow flag during a rally in Kolkata.(AFP File Photo/Representative image)

9-year-old boy commits suicide after being bullied for being gay in US

Los Angeles | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2018 11:53 PM IST
According to the boy’s mother, he told her he was gay over the summer and that he wanted to come out as such to his classmates when he started school.
A lot of Nanette revolves around art history – Gadsby’s college major(Photo Imaging: Parth Garg)
A lot of Nanette revolves around art history – Gadsby’s college major(Photo Imaging: Parth Garg)

The Great Gadsby

Hindustan Times | By Rehana Munir
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 09:40 PM IST
Nanette on Netflix is a highly charged anti-comedy that questions which way our jokes swing
Prejudice and discrimination still exist- it’s just more subtle and difficult to detect.(Shutterstock)
Prejudice and discrimination still exist- it’s just more subtle and difficult to detect.(Shutterstock)

People from LGBT community face subtle discrimination even in ‘gaybourhoods’

Asian News International, Washington DC | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2018 10:29 AM IST
Straight people living in neighbourhoods mostly populated by LGBT folks say they support gay rights in theory, but their street interactions contradict those sentiments.
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