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David Kato: Rest in peace my friend

Ugandan human rights activist David Kato was murdered yesterday in an attack many believe was hate crime..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The politics of phobias

The East End Gay Pride in London has been cancelled. Sokari Ekine explains why it is a clear victory for Queer Muslims and their allies.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Queer eye for the WSF

For me, one of the real achievements of this WSF has been thewonderful turnout of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex(LGBTI) activists here (particularly from Africa). The Q-Spot, a venuesetup by GALCK (the Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya), was one of themost popular hangouts in the stadium. Numerous workshops, trainings,debates, film screenings, exhibits, and poetry readings were wellattended and there was a real buzz about the place.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Ugandan gay activists score reprieve

Nigerian blogger Sokari Ekine reflects on the failure of a vicious Anti-Homosexuality Bill.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Canada and Israel

It’s time to end the cosy courtship.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Are Western evangelists responsible for Uganda's homophobia?

Patience Akumu considers what impact preaching hate has had on the country's citizens and politicians. .…

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Don’t ‘beautify’ Nairobi just for Barack!

In the run-up to Obama’s visit, is Kenya sweeping its poverty under the carpet? Moses Wasamu reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Nigeria's ‘anti-gay bill’ is another backward step

Nigeria's new legislation is just another way of legitimizing all kinds of sexual prejudice and violence, says Sokari Ekine.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Gay rights are not in competition with religious freedom

On Blog Action Day, Adam Long argues that there is no room in a democracy for one set of rights to infringe on another.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Has this been the decade of gay rights in Britain?

From Section 28 to equal marriage, legal gains have been achieved but there is still work to be done, says Adam Long.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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