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#Homophobic attack

# homophobic-attack - This year 2022

Varadkar: 'There's a feeling in the gay community that homophobic attacks are on the rise'
# Interview
# Interview

Varadkar: 'There's a feeling in the gay community that homophobic attacks are on the rise'

Aug 19th 2022, 12:05 AM 38,513 Views 80 Comments

Speaking to The Journal in a wide-ranging interview, Varadkar said the situation is ‘extremely worrying’.

Man attacked in Dublin city says more needs to be done to tackle hate-related violence
# Homophobic Attack
# Homophobic Attack

Man attacked in Dublin city says more needs to be done to tackle hate-related violence

Apr 13th 2022, 7:20 PM 27,985 Views 26 Comments

Evan Somers was assaulted near Dame Street in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# homophobic-attack - All time

'They kicked and punched me in the face': Author victim of homophobic attack in Dublin
# Gavin Mccrea
# Gavin Mccrea

'They kicked and punched me in the face': Author victim of homophobic attack in Dublin

Feb 12th 2020, 9:27 AM 33,942 Views 45 Comments

Gavin McCrea was harassed by two boys aged around their early teens before a larger gang attacked him.

Man (24) acquitted of drawing homophobic graffiti and swastika on The George
# Homophobic Attack
# Homophobic Attack

Man (24) acquitted of drawing homophobic graffiti and swastika on The George

Feb 2nd 2018, 3:24 PM 24,594 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Berkeley had pleaded not guilty to causing criminal damage.

Tel Aviv police arrest suspects over deadly 2009 attack on gay youth centre
# Attack
# Attack

Tel Aviv police arrest suspects over deadly 2009 attack on gay youth centre

Jun 5th 2013, 8:36 PM 5,825 Views 10 Comments

Two people were killed when a gunman opened fire on a group of young gay people outside a youth centre in Tel Aviv five years ago.

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia

May 14th 2013, 10:47 AM 15,899 Views 97 Comments

The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.

British public schoolgirl jailed for savage assault on gay man as he lay unconscious
# Trafalgar Sq Killer
# Trafalgar Sq Killer

British public schoolgirl jailed for savage assault on gay man as he lay unconscious

Dec 17th 2010, 10:31 AM 1,154 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses described the attack by 18-year-old Ruby Thomas as like a scene from A Clockwork Orange.