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Anti-gay countries rip free speech from LGBT activists and more


Please take note of the following:
Russian gay activist fined under Russian “homosexual propaganda” law which criminalises LGBT freedom of speech

Russian Gay Activists Arrested In St. Petersburg

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/07/st-petersburg-russia-gay-activists-arrested_n_1656559.html?utm_hp_ref=gay-voices

Russian police have broken up attempts to hold two gay rights rallies in St. Petersburg, which this spring adopted a law against spreading “homosexual propaganda.

Law passed in Nigeria that criminalises the operation of gay organisations


“Any person who registers, operates or participates in gay clubs, societies and organisation, or directly or indirectly…is liable to be imprisoned for 10 years”
http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=106131
Television Jamaica rejects gay PSA
The Observer reports that Gary Allen, the managing director of TVJ parent company RJR Communications Group, expressed concern about the paid nature of the PSA, and he acknowledged that his station took into account the opposition of some pastors and public opinion.
Gay gag law proposed in Ukraine
Ukrainian parliament to vote on law banning ‘promotion’ of LGBT issues, criminalizing media coverage and work of gay rights groups
                                                                                      Uganda banning LGBT freedom of speech and more
“Recently, Buturo said that once the two bills are passed into law, it will be an offence to publish and distribute literature on homosexuality.
He also said it would become impossible for homosexuals to address press conferences and attract people to support their cause. ”
http://www.sundayvision.co.ug/detail.php?mainNewsCategoryId=7&newsCategoryId=128&newsId=689086
http://www.boxturtlebulletin.com/2009/07/26/13547
Please take note that the above law in Uganda would sentence homosexuals to death, make it an offense to not report a known homosexual to the authorities in 24 hours and to even rent a home to a homosexual
Some details of the bill:
“Landlords who rent rooms or homes to homosexuals also could get seven years and anyone with “religious, political, economic or social authority” who fails to report anyone violating the act faces three years.”
“Proposed legislation would impose the death penalty for some gay Ugandans, and their family and friends could face up to seven years in jail if they fail to report them to authorities. “
“The measure was proposed in Uganda following a visit by leaders of U.S. conservative Christian ministries that promote therapy for gays to become heterosexual.”

                    Uganda To Ban Gay Rights Promoting NGOs

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/20/uganda-to-ban-ngos-accuse_n_1611764.html

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