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Roger Is Dead and My Government Is to Blame ACTION

World  (tags: freedoms, gayrights, humanrights, world, Cameroon, ethics, death )

- 1555 days ago -
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.

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Joshua Rogers (12)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 1:02 am
Wow. This is terrible. Just terrible.

fly bird (26)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 1:09 am
It is awful, shameful and horrid. So sorry. This is murder, state enforced.

fly bird (26)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 1:15 am
Thank you Nancy. signed

Animae C (514)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 3:55 am
SIGNED : ' /

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 7:56 am
S+S-thx Nancy

Ingrid A (524)
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:32 am

Candy L (473)
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:16 am
Thanks, Signed the other day & Tweeted Again

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:22 pm
Noted and signed. TY Nancy

Andrew C (6)
Thursday January 16, 2014, 3:03 pm

Vicky P (476)
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:48 pm
noted, signed

Robert O (12)
Friday January 17, 2014, 12:14 am
Very sad and heartbreaking. Have signed. Thanks Nancy.

Past Member (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:50 am
Thank you: now share Roger's story?
Shared, tnx Nancy

Louise D (44)
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:52 am
Signed - it should also be pointed out it is American fundamentalist groups who have been promoting these laws even though the UN had repeatedly denounced these laws as unjust.

Faye Swan (23)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:38 am
Signed & noted.

Ondine J (134)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:53 pm
Noted and signed. Shameful human behaviour, RIP Roger Jean-Claude Mbédé.

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 5:24 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Nancy.

Star S. (54)
Tuesday January 21, 2014, 9:06 pm
This is terrible, I am beginning to worry with what is happening in the world. I see a tightening of laws and loss of many people;s privacy and rights often times under the excuse of protecting us- when really it is all about control, frustration and repression. The outcome for all will be disastrous in the end.
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