Botswana’s High Court has ruled that private consensual sex between adults of the same sex is no longer criminal. The decision gives hope to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in African countries that still have similar laws in place.
Artistic freedom was always tenuous in Kenya, but it’s become even less so since Uhuru Kenyatta became president in 2013. The political pendulum has swung against political dissenters, intellectuals and a handful of media institutions that still believed in objective journalism.
On Sunday, 30 June 2019, 50 years after the spontaneous riots in protest against police raids and shaming of LGBTIQ people at the Stonewall Inn gave rise to the contemporary LGBTIQ and Pride movement, New York will host the World Pride.
Netroots Nation, the largest annual progressive conference in Jul 11-13, will feature a number of panels focused on the changing face of politics as people of color emerge as the new American majority.
And she’s about to release a free zine, too.
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Italy finally passes Civil Union law for gay couples.
A bill allowing civil unions for same-sex couples has been approved after removal of an adoption clause.