This is a list of notable homophobic , biphobic and transphobic violence. Examples include corrective rape and other types of assault. See list of unlawfully killed transgender people for homicides of transgender people. In , the Scottish parliament unanimously passed legislation that means that crimes motivated by hatred of gay or disabled people will now be considered as 'aggravated offences'. Category:LGBT culture.
Man recounts weekend "gay-bashing" assault in Downtown Phoenix
My Bloody Shirt: Revisiting My Gaybashing After Jussie Smollett | HuffPost
Unfortunately, many of the high-profile news stories involving LGBT people are stories of gay bashing. From middle schoolers being taunted with antigay slurs to lesbians being murdered for showing affection in public, bias-related violence continues to threaten the LGBT community. But some good has come out of it too: Some of the more poignant gay-bashing incidents have lit a fire under politicians to help include sexual orientation and gender identity in the categories of things that make an act of violence a hate crime. Eric Elkins faces aggravated battery charges in the September attack at a Chicago gay club last year. Members of the Proud Boys, a violent Trump-loving group, were filmed beating men to the ground while hurling homophobic slurs.
You saw me covered in blood on a bus. But do you get outraged about all homophobia?
O n 7 June, characters from distant chapters of my life decided that my sudden trajectory into the headlines was an opportune time to reintroduce themselves, sending a torrent of misguided good vibes alongside the picture, asking had I seen it. Had I seen it? Of course I had, as soon as it was taken.
Police spokesman Tommy Thompson said Monday that investigators are searching for suspects in the Friday night attack downtown. Authorities say the year-old male victim exchanged words with a pedestrian after she caused him to stop his car suddenly. According to Marin, what happened next is spotty. He says he turned the car around to get the cigarette out of the car, and that's when he says people rushed him. I was getting hit and punched from all sides," said Marin.