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Trinidad & Tobago, Belize: Gay Rights

Categories: Caribbean, Belize, Citizen Media, Human Rights, International Relations, LGBTQ+, Media & Journalism, Politics

Globewriter [1] notes that some of the more homophobic nations are getting “their knickers in a twist” over the Obama administration's statement at the UN “that it is standing up for the rights of LGBT people worldwide”, calling the Belizean Prime Minister “about as enlightened to human rights as a lamppost…so sad that LGBT people – the operative word being PEOPLE – have to live surrounded by such ignorance and hate.”