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Gay rights across the globe: the best and worst countries for equality
Emine Saner – The Guardian
July 31st, 2013
We have a US president who supports gay marriage, and now a pope who, if not exactly signing up to equality for all, is at least starting to talk in language less inflammatory than his predecessor. 2,738 more words
The former manager of Central Station, Moscow’s biggest gay nightclub came to the United States last month and is seeking asylum, after the club was the target of a number of violent attacks in recent months. 474 more words
It is the first conviction of a gay man in Nigeria since President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill that criminalizes homosexuality.
BAUCHI, Nigeria — A young man convicted of sodomy was whipped 20 times Thursday in a northern Nigerian Shariah court.
Though Mubarak Ibrahim was found guilty under Shariah law, it is the first conviction of a gay man in Nigeria since President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill that further criminalizes homosexuality under the West African nation’s Western-style penal code. 387 more words
By DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer | January 16, 2014 | Updated: January 16, 2014 7:14pm
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FILE – An activist with multicolored paint on her face and matching umbrella particiaptes a protest demanding equality for LGBTIQ (Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) people in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia on Friday, May 31, 2012. 2,110 more words