Topics :: anti-gay graffiti

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Trailer Park Up in Arms After Lesbian Grandma Harassed

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
When vandals spray-painted "Die Dyke" on the side of the home of a lesbian grandmother in Rainier, Oregon, her neighbors were right there to support her, with some saying they suspected the new manager of the trailer park as being behind the harassment.

Dallas Police Look into ’666’ Graffiti on Landmarks as Hate Crime

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 30
Dallas police are investigating the tagging of a gay community landmark and other locations with "666" in red spray paint as a possible hate crime.

Anti-Gay / Anti-Semetic Graffiti Hate Messages in Toulouse Condemned

French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay graffiti messages that have appeared on buildings in the southern city of Toulouse.

Delta Sorry for ’H8GAYS’ Boarding Pass

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 17
Delta Air Lines says it’s sorry after a passenger’s boarding pass bore the code number, "H8GAYS."

Aussie Airline Apologizes For ’I Am Gay’ Sticker on Luggage

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 15
An Australian-based airline has apologized to a stay-at-home dad and are investigating the incident where its employees taped "I am gay" in stickers on his suitcase.

Australian Gay Club Vandalized With Homophobic Slurs

BARS | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 13
A popular gay nightclub in Sydney, Australia, was vandalized with anti-gay graffiti in broad daylight.

Police: Vandalism at Gay Activist’s NOLA Home

LOCAL | Aug 4
A gay activist in New Orleans says somebody tore a rainbow flag from his balcony and spray-painted a slur on the house he and his partner share.

Anti-Gay Slurs & Swastika Painted on Gay Fla. Teen’s Home

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 13
Police say an 18 year old from Florida was the victim of a hate crime after vandals spray-painted his home with anti-gay graffiti.

Impeached and Harassed: Out Duke U. Student Says ’Intimidation’ Ongoing

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 25
The out former chair of the Duke University Republicans says that he and other former group members face ongoing "intimidation" and "threats," even after his removal as head of the student GOP organization.

Oregon College Students Apologize for Anti-Gay Graffiti

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | May 28
Hate crime--or simple prank that got out of hand? Two students at Southern Oregon University, one of them a theater major, have apologized for scrawling graffiti demeaning to gays on the wall of a "gender neutral" floor in a dormitory.

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