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anti-gay violence

Gay Seattle hairdresser Danny Vega dies after assault, robbery

Danny Vega’s family has said they believed Vega, who was gay, may have been targeted because of his sexual orientation. Seattle police are not investigating the incident as a hate crime, citing a lack of evidence.

In the Philippines, gay people shot in drive-by

Gay men in Cebu City in the Philippines reportedly have been shot with pellet guns by men in moving vehicles, part of a rise in hate crimes against the LGBT community.

New comic book examines fate of gays in Nazi Europe

French graphic artists Michel Dufranne and Milorad Vicanovic-Maza with Christian Lerolle have produced the first comic book about the gay experience of the Holocaust.

Pair arrested in assault, burning of Texas gay man

Two men have been arrested in connection with the brutal assault, stabbing and burning of a gay man early Sunday in Reno, Texas — which the victim and his friends say was a hate crime.

VIDEO: Gay American flight attendant killed in Mexico City

Nick Aaronson was found on the floor of his room by his co-workers at a five star Hilton hotel, according to a Mexico City paper, which said he was strangled with a belt around his neck and hands tied behind his back.