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Facebook accounts go #GayForADay in protest against Indian gay sex ban

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  1. Derek Williams 13 Dec 2013, 11:07pm

    Heterosexual couples should also note that this law prohibits oral sex and any other variation from the missionary position “against the order of Nature”, in your relationship too, even if you’re married man and wife you have no right to privacy.
    The governments of all free countries must give official travel warnings to gay couples planning to visit any place where they will be arrested and jailed for being in a same sex relationship. With India and Russia rejoining the list, there are now 78 such countries where homosexuality is illegal.
    Imagine now if you go with your partner on a holiday to India, book a hotel room together, and the next thing the hotelier calls the police, and you find yourselves inside a jail for 10 years.
    It is also possible that if two heterosexual friends of the same sex who are not partners share a room they too could be suspected of homosexuality, and face arrest. The onus would then fall on them to prove they were not in a same sex relationship.
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    1. im not sure heterosexual oral sex would be classed as against the nature as those engaging in it are heterosexual, it only becomes against the nature when preformed by same sex couples. prosecutions of those engaging in gay sex are rare in india but the main concern of reinstating this law is the negative impact it has on perception of gay community by rest of society

    2. Hey, I live in India. The current ruling by the court has been misunderstood by the media. The court couldn’t have made a decision on homosexuality until the issue has been discussed in the ‘House’. Courts can only interpret the law and not make the law. Politicians (left, right and centre) as well as the civil society and the broad society of India in general has condemned the judgement.

      Homosexuals live openly in India as in any other country where homosexuality is legal. They might be annoyed by their fellow citizens but in the history of India, no homosexual has ever been prosecuted under Section-377 IPC (law that says homosexuality is illegal). India has a long history of accommodating homosexuals. They are widely mentioned in our religious and historical literature. There are ancient monuments, hundreds of years old, which depict gay sexuality.

      The current homosexuality law is very temporary. It will get abolished as soon as there is a discussion on the issue in parliament

  2. Marian Williams 14 Dec 2013, 11:34am

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  3. Barbi Lucas 14 Dec 2013, 1:21pm

    I think the Indian government is frightened of gay people, who they believe to be a threat…either that, or they’re too narrow minded to consider that some people are different.

  4. Love this. Warms the heart.

  5. I think for a country that is so proud of it breaking free from the British empire in 1947 it still chooses to uphold one of the key legacies of their former rulers. Don’t make any sense to me.

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