Topics :: anti-gay vandalism

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Gay Mural Arson Shocks Artist

By Khaled Sayed | Aug 1
The artist who created an LGBT mural in the Mission district that has been vandalized multiple times said at a recent forum that he wasn't surprised the art was damaged, but he was shocked by an arson attempt on the project.

Trailer Park Up in Arms After Lesbian Grandma Harassed

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

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.

Australian Gay Club Vandalized With Homophobic Slurs

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

Wheelchair-Bound Minn. Man Charged With Vandalizing Pro-Gay Church

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 7
A man has been arrested and charged in Maple Grove, Minn., a town of 61,567 located just 17 miles north-west of Minneapolis, for vandalizing a pro-gay church four times since June.

Police: Vandalism at Gay Activist’s NOLA Home

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.

Penn. Man Says Family was Victim of Vandalism Because Daughter is Gay

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 8
A father from Pennsylvania says vandals burned a swastika into his front lawn because his daughter is openly gay.

Minn. Church Vandalized Multiple Times for Marriage Equality Support

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 8
A church near Minneapolis has been vandalized multiple times over the past year because its officials support gay marriage rights.

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

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.

Boston College Law School’s LGBT Office Vandalized

By Jason St. Amand | Jan 25
Vandals wrote homophobic graffiti on the wall of Boston College Law School’s LGBT center, including graphic sexual terms, during Martin Luther King, Jr., weekend.

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