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Barbados: To stop violence, first stop anti-LGBTQ music

Here’s how the anti-transgender song “Sex Change” incites violence. (Second of two articles. The first is “LGBT community targets anti-transgender ...
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Ro-Ann Mohammed (Photo courtesy of Loop News Barbados)

Barbados: LGBT community targets anti-transgender song

The LGBT community in Barbados hopes to block the anti-transgender song “Sex Change” from being allowed to compete in the ...
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TT Cause marchers in May 2018 declare: "Keep the buggery law" (Photo courtesy of Trinidad and Tobago Newsday)

Trinidad: Getting Christian messages all wrong

Conservative Christians in Trinidad remain upset over the court ruling in April that overturned the nation’s anti-sodomy law. But Anglican ...
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Marchers in Yaoundé, Cameroon, celebrate the Day of Remembrance of the Fight Against Violence Targeting Human Rights Defenders. (Photo courtesy of Steeves Winner)

Cameroon marchers seek safety for human rights activists

Hundreds marched through the capital of Cameroon on July 13 to protest violence against human rights defenders. It is the ...
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Image promoting the Caribbean Can Rainbow Fund (Photo courtesy of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network)

Goal of diaspora fund drive: LGBTQI rights in the Caribbean

The new Caribbean Can Rainbow Fund has been established to allow members of the Caribbean diaspora community and concerned allies ...
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LGBTI rights advocates in Trinidad celebrate court ruling overturning that country's anti-sodomy law. (Photo courtesy of LoopTT.com)

Inspired by Trinidad, India weighs ending its anti-gay law

The Trinidad court that overturned the Caribbean nation’s anti-sodomy law has played a role 9,000 miles away, where the Indian ...
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Dschang is in Cameroon's Ouest province about 100 miles from the Nigerian border.

2 men help homeless boys, have sex with them, then are arrested

After sheltering two homeless boys and having sex with them, two homosexual men were arrested and jailed in Buea in ...
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Generous donors let us feed victims of Cameroon homophobia

Generous donors let us feed victims of Cameroon homophobia

Money for food for three emaciated gay prisoners is on its way to Cameroon, thanks to the generosity of donors ...
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Cameroon: Revealed as gay and lesbian, they’re left homeless

Cameroon: Revealed as gay and lesbian, they’re left homeless

A young gay man was expelled from home in Yaoundé after his family learned that the woman he claimed was ...
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Comment: Trans Africans are among many victims of ‘Get the L Out’ protest

Comment: Trans Africans are among many victims of ‘Get the L Out’ protest

A diaspora African activist’s view of the anti-trans protest at last weekend’s London Pride: We must deal with prejudice, discrimination ...
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