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Kenya Is Close To Legalizing Homosexuality. What About The Rest Of Africa?

Across Africa and the world, LGBT communities are anxiously watching out for a court case in Kenya’s capital. The court is expected to either retain a colonial-era law that criminalizes

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The Minority Report Nigeria returns with a new conversation about the Lagos Pride March

From Angola decriminalizing same sex relations and the possibility of Kenya following suit, to the ridiculousness of Nigerians in 2019 still comparing homosexuality to pedophilia, murder and thievery (Hello, Cool

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Blaming homosexuality for abuse of minors is distraction, victims say

People must stop using homosexuals as scapegoats for the sexual abuse of children, two male survivors of abuse by priests told reporters. “To make this link between homosexuality and pedophilia

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WHEN THE WORDS ARE QUIET AND THE SILENCE IS LOUD

Ok so where do I start? I was about 13 when I was caught with a friend from church. This friend was gay and had come to see me, and

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Mormon ex-conversion therapist now says he regrets harm he caused, after refusing to apologize when he came out

David Matheson, the Mormon ex-conversion therapist, revealed in a new interview that he regrets the harm he caused. Last week, Matheson made headlines when he came out as a gay

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Author Roosh Valizadeh Suggests That Men Who Like Women’s Butts Are Likely To Become Gay

Author Roosh Valizadeh has taken to his twitter account to insist that men’s butt obsession is a gateway to homosexuality. Roosh, a self-proclaimed dating expert, posted a video on his

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How To Be ‘A Gay’ In Nigeria

‘A Gay’ in Nigeria is a peculiar creature. He is hated and despised because a foreign religion told us to hate him. He is mocked, beaten and sometimes killed because

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Tweet of the Day: A Prayer For The Nigerian Homophobe’s Long Life

By God, I want to be alive when this happens so I can tell someone “I told you so”.

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“If you are homosexually inclined, Nigeria is not a place for you.” Police PRO, Dolapo Badmus warns

The Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Dolapo Badmus, who goes by the social media handle @opetodolapo, clearly felt it was her civic duty to remind the Nigerian LGBT community of

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THE FIRST GAY COUPLE TO STAND JUDGMENT

It was Christmas Eve. My paternal extended family had a ritual of spending the day before Christmas Day together. Last year, it had been at Uncle Sebastian’s house at Elekahia