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Rebecca Rosman

Fans cry foul as France cracks down on football homophobia

Sep 27 2019

PARIS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From leafleting fans to introducing fines and even jail time, France is cracking down on homophobia in football. But when a referee stopped play over anti-gay chants, fans cried foul.

LGBT+ women footballers score as male players fear to come out

Jul 26 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When 'The Gay Footballer' tweeted, "I am a proud gay man" in early July, it seemed the 29-year wait for a top tier male player to come out publicly would soon be over.

India's doctors: from 'conversion' to conversation on LGBT+ issues

Feb 04 2019

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It started with a homophobic post on social media.

FEATURE-India's doctors: from 'conversion' to conversation on LGBT+ issues

Feb 04 2019

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It started with a homophobic post on social media.

Paris police, activists split over surge in LGBT+ attacks

Oct 24 2018

PARIS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The figures tell one story; gay activists fear another.

World News

Australia, New Zealand step up efforts to aid tsunami-hit Tonga

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) -Australia and New Zealand dispatched surveillance flights on Monday to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the rest of the world due to the eruption of an underwater volcano that triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific island with ash.