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· June, 2009

Stories about LGBTQ+ from June, 2009

Turkey: Pride March In Istanbul

Kenya: The plight of gays and lesbians in Kenya

As much as Nairobi is described as one of the more cosmopolitan cities in Africa where a lot of homosexuals find solace, homophobia is widespread. Kenyan bloggers discuss how homosexuals...

India: Queer Pride 2009

Lithuania: Oslo mayor in gay protest

East Timor: Church and homosexuality

Croatia: Homophobia

Africa: Gay and lesbian voices in African blogosphere

Despite being victims of politics and culture of exclusion in Africa, gays and lesbians on the continent have found a space to communicate and assert their rights: blogosphere. Haute Haiku,...

China: A leaking dam?

Chinese information activists have been testing and collecting information about the government sponsored filter software, “Green Dam Youth Escort” via blog posts, twitter (search #greendam) and collaborative platforms since the...

China: Shanghai pride festival

Bangladesh: LGBT News

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