85 of the world’s countries are actively stopp…

85 of the world’s countries are actively stopping the fight for LGBTQ equality:

A new report has found that nearly half of the world’s countries are actively stopping LGBTQ people from fighting for equality.

OutRight Action International have released new research which shows that 85 of the world’s 194 countries to not allow the formation of LGBTQ organisations.

These groups would help organise Pride marches, mobilise protests against anti-LGBTQ laws, and aid in the fight for decriminalising homosexuality in countries where it’s still illegal.

The report – titled The Global State of LGBTI Organizing: The Right to Register – highlights an increased effort by some countries trying to suppress a growing LGBTQ movement.

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