This weekend, activists in Uganda held their first Gay Pride. This is a country where homosexuality is punishable by death. This is a huge step for human rights, and I can’t even fathom the bravery it took to participate. (via)
If you’re going to boycott a company because they’re against LGBT rights… you might also be interested in supporting other companies because they support LGBT rights. The Human Rights Campaign’s annual LGBT Buyer’s Guide rates businesses on a scale from 0 to 100, based on whether or not they have policies that support LGBT employees.