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Roger Is Dead and My Government Is to Blame ACTION
World  (tags: freedoms, gayrights, humanrights, world, Cameroon, ethics, death )

Nancy
- 216 days ago - allout.org
On January 10, 2014, we learned that Roger Jean-Claude Mbédé had died in Cameroon. Roger had been sentenced to 3 years in prison because he sent another man an SMS that said "I'm very much in love w/u" - in a country where it's illegal to be gay.
Take Action:Sign the Petition Before Coming Out Faces Trial Starting Tomorrow:
World  (tags: gayrights, freedoms, death, ethics, culture, law, society, sadness, sports, safety, rights, humanrights, HumanRights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, world )

JL
- 433 days ago - allout.org
Crisis in Russia: two brutal murders for being gay within weeks as the Russian government bans Pride marches and pushes a new anti-gay law. And this Tuesday, a major Russian gay rights organisation will go on trial to fight closure.
Video:LGBT Rights Supported in Video From UN Human Rights Commission
World  (tags: freedoms, gayrights, family, activists, ethics, government, health, GoodNews, law, politics, society, world, rights, sadness, safety, media, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights, UnitedNations, unitednations )

JL
- 457 days ago - examiner.com
The United Nations will renew its fight for equality for gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people, according to a video released Tuesday by the UN Human Rights Commission.
UN Chief Ban Ki-Moon to Lead Global Campaign for Gay Rights
World  (tags: freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, law, politics, religion, rights, world, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, conflict, ethics, freedoms, europe, HumanRights, humanrights, world, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, society, middle-east )

JL
- 486 days ago - gaystarnews.com
UN Secretary-General says 'culture, tradition or religion' is no excuse, governments have to protect gay, bisexual and trans people in strongest speech yet on issue
Cuban Activists Defend Sexual Rights as Human Rights
World  (tags: culture, gayrights, activists, world, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, world, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 824 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Fifth Cuban Day Against Homophobia focused on recognising and including sexual rights as human rights, a cause increasingly advocated by activists demanding respect for sexual diversity in this Caribbean island nation.
Tell Brazil: Approve PLC 122! Fight Against Homophobia ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, gayrights, protection, homophobia, environment, freedoms, humanrights )

Cher Away
- 1357 days ago - change.org
Tell the President of Brazil, the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate of Brazil to fight against homophobia count. Ask them to engage in this fight. Ask the to repeal homophobia by passing PLC 122.
   

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