RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil’s supreme court (STF) officially made homophobia and transphobia crimes similar to racism on Thursday, June 13th, with all Justices casting their votes in a ruling that comes amid fears the country’s far-right administration is seeking to roll back LGBT social gains.
Six of the STF eleven justices had already voted in favor of the measure in late May, giving the ruling a majority. The remaining justices . . .