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. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
List of acts of violence against LGBT people
Anti-gay hate crimes on the rise, FBI says, and they likely undercount
But despite decades of progress, members of the LGBTQ community across the country are experiencing targeted acts of violence. While most hate crimes in the U. Of those crimes, a majority targeted gay men. At least 11 transgender people have been fatally shot or killed by other violent means in , according to the Human Rights Campaign.
Anti-LGBT hate crimes are rising, the FBI says. But it gets worse
Herek, Ph. Thousands of antigay crimes have been reported. Many thousands more go unacknowledged every year, the survivors fearing further victimization from a hostile society. A balance of science and advocacy, Hate Crimes seeks to understand this frightening phenomenon. This unique anthology will be indispensable to scientists, practitioners, and policy makers concerned about antigay violence as well as the broader issue of hate crimes against minority groups.