Africa: Homophobia On the Rise Across Africa

| June 26, 2013

[OSISA]Few people in southern Africa would be surprised by the findings of a new report by Amnesty International on criminalising homosexuality – but that doesn’t make them any less alarming. While activists have watched with increasing dismay as Zambia has jumped aboard the anti-gay bandwagon of late, Amnesty’s comprehensive report documenting the discrimination faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex (LGBTI) people on the continent shows that homophobic attacks and harassment are rising – and

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