Sexual Diversity World News

This section provides news articles and information relating to sexual diversity including recent laws, discrimination acts and sexual health.

Recent Sexual Diversity News and Information

Women's Mental Health Damaged by Breastaurant Employment


Making the Invisible Visible: Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict


Erotic Literature Facts and Statistics Chart



The original rainbow flag, called the Freedom Flag, was devised by Gilbert Baker in 1978. The design has undergone several revisions since its debut with 8 colored stripes, and today the most common variant consists of 6 stripes: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet.

Original rainbow flag showing meaning of the 8 colors.
Picture of Gilbert Baker's original Freedom Flag showing the meaning of the 8 colors.

LGBT Awareness & Events
List of important LGBT awareness dates and coming sexual diversity events.


Transgender Reporting Guide
Guide for reporters and others when writing on transgender and LGBT community.
Sexuality Definitions
List of definitions and glossary of sexual terms, abbreviations and their meanings.

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