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Maurice Tomlinson poses at Montego Bay Pride, which he organized. The caption on this photo on Facebook rightly labels him "The fantastic Maurice Tomlinson."

Montego Bay Pride is now 1,000 people strong

Once again, Montego Bay Pride was a success, and this year’s fourth annual celebration was larger than ever. Here are ...
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Gay rights opponents from Uganda cheer the defeat of a proposal for the Inter-Parliamentary Union to discuss anti-gay discrimination and rights abuses.

Gay rights? ‘Shut up’ says world parliamentary forum

A coalition of largely anti-gay nations has voted to block discussion of LGBT rights at a global forum of parliamentary ...
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This photo is an illustration on a GoFundMe appeal to support the children of a Cameroonian lesbian to whom the United States has granted asylum from her anti-LGBT homeland. The children remain in Cameroon until they can rejoin their mother in the U.S.

Lesbian mom flees Cameroon; kids need your help

A Cameroonian lesbian is seeking help for her children, who remain in their homeland until they can rejoin her in ...
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Kanye West gives Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni a pair of West's Yeezys line of sneakers. (Photo courtesy of YouTube)

Kanye and Kim missed their chance to make a difference

Outspoken rapper Kanye West once urged the hip-hop community to switch off its homophobia, but on Monday he missed the ...
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Graphic for the fundraising campaign for the Not Alone / Pas Seul project in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Our readers’ success: 3 gay prisoners fed (then freed)

On schedule, Cameroon’s central prison in Yaoundé has released the three remaining prisoners serving sentences there for homosexual activity. Prisoners ...
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During Amsterdam Pride 2018, marchers in Erasing 76 Crimes t-shirts carried the flags of repressive nations to pressure them to repeal their anti-LGBT laws.

Support the fight for LGBT rights worldwide

Please join us in the struggle for justice for LGBT people, especially in countries where homosexuality is illegal. That’s the ...
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Colombo International School [http://www.cis.lk]

Sri Lanka: British vice-principal bullies LGBT+ pupil

A teenage Sri Lankan student who self-identifies as bisexual and gender-fluid was disciplined and then refused entry to school last ...
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Road sign shows the way to Kyé-Ossi and to the border with Equatorial Guinea.

Cameroon father decrees: No school for lesbian daughter

In southern Cameroon, a father who discovered his daughter’s sexual orientation has blocked her from attending her final year of ...
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The alleged criminals Chidebere Michael Opara and Oluwaseun Emmanuel, who are suspected members of Black Axe, a dreaded Nigerian criminal network, are said to have engaged in kidnapping, blackmail and extortion of people including gay men in Nigeria. These are the photos they use on Facebook, which might or might not be fakes.

Nigerian police seek anti-gay suspects in Black Axe cult

Nigerian police investigating a recent kidnapping are hunting for two anti-gay members of the violent Black Axe cult. The alleged ...
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Rainbow Riots graphic

Create a safe place for LGBT Ugandans? Official refuses

A plan to create a safe gathering place for Uganda’s LGBT community has run into opposition from Uganda’s anti-gay ethics ...
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