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UK ambassador intends to introduce gay ‘rights’ into new UN development goals and How sexism is at the root of homophobia

By Junior Mayema,

Homophobia and Transphobia have reached dangerous level  rising to the extent of crime against humanity with countries such as Uganda struggling with an antigay law to put all LGBT Ugandans to death and other countries already executing gay people, few days ago we  all witnessed and saw disturbing and shocking pictures of ISIS terrorists throwing gay men to death, this is not a joking issue anymore it is not an issue to play around with or else, we will soon reach genocide, crime against humanity and history will repeat itself once more so in order to prevent crime against humanity from taking place the UN must jump on board and includes LGBT rights in its UN developpment goal. 2,294 more words

20 January 2015 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURT

ICC Prosecution opens a preliminary examination in Palestine: On 16 January 2015, ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda opened a preliminary examination to examine the situation currently in Palestine. 500 more words

News About The Courts

The ICC and Palestine

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) opened a preliminary examination into the situation in Palestine. The Court has accepted its jurisdiction over “alleged crimes committed in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem, since June 13, 2014.” The decision has angered Israel and the US. 368 more words

World And Politics

La sabiduría de los líderes de la ONU / The wisdom of the leaders of the UN

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said late Tuesday that the Palestinians will join the International Criminal Court on April 1, a high-stakes move that will enable them to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel. 998 more words

Israel

UN negotiates to include LGBT rights in new development agenda in September 2015 and Zuma condemns LGBTI hate attacks in ANC anniversary speech

By Junior Mayema,

The United Nations has an  international obligation to protect all human beings that is enshrined in the universal declaration of human rights, they better include LGBT rights especially in this time and age when countries are executing their own citizens for being gay, the United Nations Nations Human rights Council must lobby the UN security council to force International criminal court to start arresting people who are stirring up the persecution of LGBT people since their own national laws that criminalize being gay let them walk free with impunity, it is about time   for the UN to jump in and i am very happy to hear that the president of South Africa who said in 2006 that while he was growing up, he used to beat up every gay person that he met on the streets now condemn attacks on LGBT people , this is a positive step forward in a continent that is home  of  persecution LGBT people in the world, Like this one we have here in the USA… 472 more words

Gay leaders in the world's most anti-gay countries write letter to Obama

By Junior Mayema,

I think the best option for those activists living in their most antigay countries of the world is to pressure their americans LGBT and straight ally  counterparts and stake holders organizations in the USA like Human Rights Campaign   to  continue to urge the the Obama Administration to appoint a  1,277 more words