Shots Fired At Berlin’s Schwules Museum

By Stephen Fuchs on

Berlin’s famous Schwules Museum, which is dedicated to LGBT history, fell victim to gunfire over the weekend, putting the area under lockdown while police investigated the attack. Thankfully the shots were fired after the museum had already closed and no one was hurt. According to an official statement by the Schwules Museum, …

Sources: Schwules Museum

Photos: Schwules Museum /

Two Transgender Women Stoned In Dortmund

By Stephen Fuchs on

While leaving Dortmund’s central train station on January 10, two transgender women found themselves being harassed, tackled and stoned by a group of three men, and only narrowly escaped more serious harm thanks to a nearby police patrol. The attackers were identified as two 16-year-old and one 18-year-old men of North African …

Sources: Washington Blade, Transgender Europe

Photo: torbakhopper via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)