Enter your email address to receive our daily LGBT news roundup

You're free to unsubscribe at any time.

british colonialism

  • 17th September 2013

    Malaysia: Human Rights Watch calls for an end to sodomy law 1

    Human Rights Watch alleges that Malaysia's anti-sodomy laws are being used to persecute opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim

    2:02 PM — The global human rights group Human Rights Watch have called on the Malaysian government repeal the country's anti-sodomy laws, after the government decided to appeal the aquittal of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim on sodomy charges.

  • 6th December 2011

    60,000 petition Nigerian President not to sign anti-gay law 56

    A protester in New York, where the petition was delivered (Photo: AllOut)

    10:19 AM — Activists have delivered a copy of a 60,000-strong global petition addressed to the Nigerian President, urging him not to sign in new laws that target gays. At the end of last month, the Nigerian Senate voted through a bill criminalising gay relationships, with prison sentences of up to 14 years.

Latest stories

See all