Each is a case of governments evolving together, inching toward their socialist aspirations where oppression is relegated to the past.
In an authoritarian society, the activists behind Pink Dot walk a fine line.
In 1976, speakers at a public program in Hartford, Conn., told the history and paid homage to the homosexuals exterminated in the Nazi concentration and labor camps.
"The decision makes every citizen equal and will strengthen the institution of marriage for all existing and future marriages."
Ireland's citizens have voted in a landslide to legalize gay marriage - a stunningly lopsided result that illustrates what Catholic leaders and rights activists alike called a "social revolution."
The text condemns violence and discrimination based on gender identity and welcomes advances in the protection of those rights.
Landmark Supreme Court ruling allows people to identify themselves outside the traditional gender binary
Olympic figure skating champion Brian Boitano came out Thursday, two days after he was named to the U.S. delegation for Sochi along with openly gay athletes Billie Jean King and Caitlin Cahow.
We have a saying: "An injury to one is an injury to all." Diminishing the rights of gays and lesbians diminishes rights for all Russians and creates an anti-democratic mood.
Legislation to legalize gay marriage finally cleared Parliament, paving the way for the first same-sex weddings in England and Wales next summer.