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From India to Libya: democracy or hypocrisy?

Why is one state deemed democratic and another demonic when repression and corruption are evident in both? Sokari Ekine asks some awkward questions.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The boy from Mutanabe Street

A photograph of a young Iraqi symbolizes so much in an Iraq which remains in turmoil.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Cheering and clapping for hate: Uganda’s anti-gay bill returns

Despite being shelved in 2010, the anti-homosexuality bill is back on the agenda. It must be stopped, says Sokari Ekine.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The fight for survival

Haiti’s women and children are suffering disproportionately in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Urgency required!

A new book explores LGBT rights worldwide, at a time of increased threats to the African gay community.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

All is not lost

Despite the prevalence of homophobia in Africa, LGBTI activists have some victories to celebrate.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A new apartheid

The campaign against sexual minorities in Uganda is being met with silence. It is time to take action and speak out, says Sokari Ekine.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Uganda: Assault on human rights

On 10 September, two Ugandan LGBTI activists, Georgina (aka Oundo George) and Brenda (aka Kiiza) were taken into custody by two men in plain clothes who identified themselves as police officers. The two activists were held illegally for one week, were denied any legal representation, denied bail and never brought before a judge. Under both Ugandan and International law the detention was illegal….…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Is Europe becoming more homophobic?

Asks Vanessa Baird as a shocking new survey is published to mark the International Day Against Homophobia.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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LGBTIQ Africa: we are here and we are many!

Sokari Ekine, editor of the Queer African Reader, explains the book’s significance at a time of social transformation.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

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