Category Archives: International News

Gay South African Man Reportedly Stoned to Death


Jason St. Amand | National News Editor | September 26, 2014 A gay man from South Africa was reportedly stoned to death this week, according to Gay Star News. The website reports that the body of Skumbuzo Harold Mkefile, 24, was … Continue reading

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United Nations HRC Passes Resolution Condemning LGBT Discrimination


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 26, 2014. 25 September 2014 – Bringing homophobia and transphobia to an end is “a great human rights cause,” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said yesterday, adding that the fight against discrimination “lies at the core of … Continue reading

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Iraqi woman activist killed by Islamic State


VIVIAN SALAMA | Yahoo News! | September 27, 2014 BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants with the Islamic State group tortured and then publicly killed a human rights lawyer in the Iraqi city of Mosul after their self-proclaimed religious court ruled that … Continue reading

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Anti-Islam Lawyer Robert Balzola pulls out all stumps in his attempt to delay court action taken by gay rights activist Garry Burns under the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 against his Anti-Gay Christian bigot cohort Bernard William Gaynor


For immediate release 27 September 2014 Garry Burns , a Sydney Anti- Discrimination Campaigner and Public Interest Litigant has taken legal action under the anti-discrimination act 1977 against Bernard William Gaynor over his publication of statement’s on his Blog / … Continue reading

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Ugandan religious leader barred from entering the United States


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 27, 2014. Apparently the U.S. State department is indeed following the Obama administration sanctions against certain Ugandans who support the Anti-Homosexuality (AHA) legislation and who persecute  gays. From what we have gathered this policy includes … Continue reading

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Pleas for help at UN General Assembly fall on deaf ears


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Police Clash With Occupy Hong Kong Pro Democracy Demonstrators


James Pomfret and Yimou Lee  Reuters  | Reader Supported News | September 28, 2014 iolent clashes between Hong Kong riot police and students galvanized tens of thousands of supporters for the city’s pro-democracy movement and kick-started a plan to lock … Continue reading

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Applicant suing Nigerian Government to Nullify Anti-Gay Law Speaks out before Judgment


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 18, 2014. On Jan. 7 of this year, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan signed into law the Same Sex Marriage (Prohibition) Act, referred to as the “jail the gays” bill. Nigeria already had laws against its … Continue reading

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London Protest at The Gambia Embassy Urging Jammeh to Not Sign Jail The Gays Bill


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda |September 25, 2014. Exiled LGBT activists from Africa, in the United Kingdom, held a protest at The Gambian Embassy in London, to urge the Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, not to sign the new onerous anti-gay law that punishes … Continue reading

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Ugandan MP Berated by Constituents For Meeting LGBT San Francisco


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 25, 2014. Earlier this month, on her way back from attending the the Ugandan North American Association (UNAA) conference in San Diego, Hon. Nabilah Naggayi Sempala, the Ugandan Member of Parliament for Kampala, stopped over in … Continue reading

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